December 2017

// A review of climatic change as a determinant of the viability of koala populations
// Ecological history of the koala and implications for management
// Animal rescue services unite to assess the damage to habitat and animal life after the Big Hill Trail fire
// Koala Habitat & Population Assessment Lismore Local Government Area
// Current trends and future directions in koala chlamydial disease research
// Bob Hawke’s fledgling beer label raises funds for koala habitats
// No right of reply for koalas: ABC repeats The Australian's junk science

November 2017

// Falling koala numbers not a crisis, says expert
// Long-read genome sequence assembly provides insight into ongoing retroviral invasion of the koala germline
// Baby koala infested with 100 ticks
// Assessing the significance of endemic disease in conservation – koalas, chlamydia and koala retrovirus as a case study.
// Gene and genome-centric analyses of koala and wombat fecal microbiomes point to metabolic specialization for Eucalyptus digestion
// A new strategy to protect bushland in Macarthur will be rolled out in the coming months
// Pick up koala feed trees to plant for free at Mullum Creek Native Nursery
// Blue Mountains Koala Project Presentation
// Uni seeks crowdfunding for Gunnedah koala project
// Labor Party pledges $45k to build ten new portable koala enclosures
// MP George promises meeting with Upton over illegal logging
// Port Stephens MP Kate Washington seeks 10,000 signatures to trigger parliamentary debate on koala habitat buyback
// Wildlife’s uncertain future due to massive housing development in Macarthur
// Koala deal will boost prospects of their survival
// Council paints koala crossing message on Ocean Drive, Port Macquarie
// The Roles of Activism and Citizen Science in the Area Covered by the East Gippsland Regional Forest Agreement
// Consistent patterns of vehicle collision risk for six mammal species

October 2017

// Chlamydia, chlamydia everywhere (and now in ticks…)!
// Microbiota composition of the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) ocular and urogenital sites, and their association with Chlamydia infection and disease
// Immunization of a wild koala population with a recombinant Chlamydia pecorum Major Outer Membrane Protein (MOMP) or Polymorphic Membrane Protein (PMP) based vaccine: New insights into immune response, protection and clearance
// Preliminary determination of listing Port Stephens Koalas as endangered
// Koalas spotted in Dharug National Park