Archive | January, 2012
Gold Coast Urban Expansion 1988 - 2009

Gold Coast Urban Expansion Illustrated

Here’s a scary look at how quickly the urban landscape is expanding into the most fertile koala habitat on the planet! The Satellite images were taken from 1988 to 2009 by the Geoscience Australia’s Earth Observation and Satellite Imagery Source : http://www.ga.gov.au/earth-observation/basics/gallery/australian-urban-expansion/qld/gold-coast.html#before_and_after In this false colour swipe comparison, urban areas appear as shades of cyan…read more

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Koala Retreat provide a sanctuary for trees, koalas and people

We became aware of Koala Retreat during the research phase of the Koala habitat conservation report, it’s an extremely forward thinking organisation that we are proud to promote. Koala Retreat have built a business that supports koalas by providing specific services to promote their behaviour, well-being and conservation. Providing an in-depth program, starting with the…read more

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US Basketballer Adris Deleon and Koala

Koala Program a hit with US Basketball stars

Welcome back to Koala Land for 2012! As always getting up close and personal with a Koala ia at the top of every Australian visitors “To Do” list. Here’s an article from the Gold Coast City paper that looks at koala conservation issues in the Gold Coast area. (PDF Link : 2012GCCKOALA) Congratulations to the…read more

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