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I was very lucky to recently spend time in the beautiful Tarkine region of Tasmania working with our field research partners to monitor Tasmanian Devils.
The 5D Randoms of last year have evolved into 6A this year at Berwick Fields Primary School. But their amazing frog card game they created is getting bigger and better and spurned a number of new spin off games featuring other local threatened species
On the 9th of July I had the privilege of co-coordinating the Students for Conservation Conference at Melbourne Zoo. This day was planned and organised by Youth at the Zoo members with the aim to inspire and help students fight extinction back at their schools.
Our keepers have been diligently watching gorilla mum to be Kimya around the clock. They also do regular health checks in the dens and it was here that they successfully tried using ultrasound to hear the unborn baby’s heartbeat