These protocols were developed with the support of the NSW Depertment of Planning Industry and Environment, and with broad consultation.
They are intended to instruct and to facilitate standardised collection of quality material for research to maximise benefits from any interaction with koalas. They are living documents so if you have constructive feedback on the documents please contact damien.higgins@sydney.edu.au

 

Non-invasive (scat-based) sampling

Protocol and form

Clinical examination and opportunistic sampling from koalas in veterinary care

Protocol

Form

Sampling from koalas captured for research

Protocol

Form

Koala Post Mortem

Instructions

Form

Accompanying information/ grading charts