Endangered species find island haven
June 2002: Amanda Hodge writes in The Australian about AWC's monumental three year journey to create a predator free haven on Faure Island, the first of its kind in Australia.
Related sanctuary field updates
An impressive 12,244 birds were counted during the annual shorebird survey on the World Heritage-listed Faure Island.Read more...
Related field program updates
AWC has started work establishing the largest feral cat-free area on mainland Australia. The Newhaven project will be the first project in Australia’s history to deliver a significant increase in the population of more than 10 nationally threatened mammal species including the Bilby, the Numbat and the Mala.Read more...
- Mallee Cliffs
- Field Programs
- Feral cat and fox control | Fire management | Wildlife translocations | Feral cat research | Science: surveys and research | Feral herbivore control | Weed control
Sir David Attenborough on AWC | Mt Gibson: Bringing back the Red-tailed Phascogale | North Head: Return of Eastern Pygmy Possums | Kalamurina: Secret life of Dingoes | Newhaven Endangered Wildlife Restoration Project | Mallee Cliffs and the Pilliga: Measuring ecological healthRead more...