Safeguarding our landscapes

 

THE FUTURE OF THE WORLD DEPENDS ON ALL OF US

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Habitat loss, environmental degradation, carbon emissions and pollution are irrevocably changing the world around us

 

Recent bushfires and natural disasters around Australia and the world have put a spotlight on how much our world is suffering as a result of human actions.   Governments have been slow to act because trees and koalas don’t vote. And some people are blasé because it’s all “too hard”.

 

We focus our work on priority landscapes by selecting areas rich in biodiversity 

 

We focus our work on priority landscapes by selecting areas rich in biodiversity and safeguard it for future generations.

 

Australia’s Wildlife numbers

Sources: Federal Government – Department for Environment and Water

Threatened Species

Protected under the commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

Mammal species

Almost half are marsupials, the rest are placental mammals or monotremes.

Marsupial species

Australia is richly endowed with marsupials

Birds species

More than 45 per cent of birds are unique to Australia

Snake species

Young snakes feed on small lizards before they grow large enough to eat mice and rats.

Lizard Species

Lizards, like snakes, use garden clutter to shelter from
predators and to find food.

crocodiles species

The saltwater crocodile population is estimated at 100k to 200k adults

Bandicoot Species

Are about the size of a rabbit. They have a pointy snout, humped back and thin tail

Our special places

Baŋadan

Gang-gang

Mulleun

Takara

Burugun

Gunuma

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