A government investigation found that habitat loss was the biggest threat to the species' survival—and yet deforestation continues under the Berejiklian government.
The island once enjoyed one of the healthiest populations of native wildlife in Australia. We visited to see how fire changed everything.
It's hard to imagine the severity of the fires, so we compare them to more familiar incidents.
All this hysteria about koalas being done-for could be bad news for koalas.
The local koala hospital is preparing for an influx of the animals, who are reportedly "terrible" at coping with bushfires.
Kangaroo Island, off the coast of Southern Australia, may be the only place on Earth with a koala population free of chlamydia.
Scientists reconstructed the first full skeleton of the marsupial lion, which was like a lion, koala, and Tasmanian devil wrapped up in a bodyslam.
What a time to be alive.
Though the public was understandably saddened to learn that 700 of the cute critters had been put down by the Australian government, an expert told us it was either that or mass starvation.