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Once widespread in Victoria’s grasslands, a sighting of the tiny and elusive Grassland Earless Dragon has not been confirmed for over 50 years.. However hope is not lost.
Class 5D from Berwick Fields Primary have developed a cooperative card game that engages people in the real life threats faced by many Australian frog species. And they are crowd funding the project to raise money for frog conservation.
Here at the zoo we sometimes hear about school students doing amazing things to help save wildlife. Recently I was lucky enough to pay a visit to St Peters School in East Kielor where some very young wildlife enthusiasts had organised an orange themed day for their orange friends in the forest
Last time I traveled overseas (which was quite a long time ago now) I saw animals and animal parts being sold illegally. Wildlife trafficking is the second greatest threat to species survival globally, but with just one click your vote in The Google Impact Challenge will help the Zoo and Aquarium Association (ZAA) protect millions of animals killed through the illegal wildlife trade each year.