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Koala listed as endangered - but will it be enough to save an icon?

Ben Langford
Updated March 26 2022 - 8:40am, first published March 24 2022 - 10:37am
Here's looking at you, kid: A resident of Oakvale Farm and Fauna World, Picture: Stuart Quinn.
Here's looking at you, kid: A resident of Oakvale Farm and Fauna World, Picture: Stuart Quinn.

China's giant panda was brought back from the brink of extinction but can we save our iconic bear-like marsupial before it's too late?

When the koala was declared endangered on Australia's east coast last month, it was a shock to many.

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Ben Langford

Ben Langford

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Senior journalist writing on the environment. Opinion columnist, independent. We rely on your news tips so please, don't be shy to let us know what's going on.

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