More species of reptile call Perth home than any city in the world but arsonists are putting our scaly citizens at risk according to new ECU research.
Feral domestic cats are a global threat to biodiversity and were recently named as the biggest threat to endangered Australian mammals.
The Rainbow Bee-eater is a sight to behold, gracing the sky with its splendid plumage of dazzling golden, emerald, and sapphire plumage, and bright red eyes.
The fat-tailed dunnart might look cute but the mouse-sized marsupial’s harmless exterior belies a ferocious spirit – they’ve been known to kill snakes and other predators when cornered.
Native birds are a little known victim of dieback in the South West of Western Australia according to a new study by ECU researchers.
Despite the trouble to build nests 20 metres wide, adult malleefowl leave their young to fend for themselves.
Why would a bird perfectly capable of flying decide to spend most of its life on the ground?