The Koala Search

Jozefowicz, Chris
October 2006
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/20/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 7, p3
The article provides information on a research conducted by ecologist Bill Ellis and his team regarding the koala population in a forest on Saint Bees Island, Queensland. Ellis and his team gathered data about the trees in the area. The research revealed that the island is widely occupied by wild goats which are probably eating small blue gum trees, the main food source of koalas.


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