Koalas feel effects of shrinking gene pool

By Tracey Ferrier
Updated February 20 2021 - 5:54am, first published 5:52am
WWF Australia says there is an urgent need to protect existing koala habitat.

Two dogs with a nose for koala poo have helped deliver a sobering report on the genetic health of a koala population fractured by the Pacific Highway and urban sprawl.

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