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Join our efforts to map and conserve koalas in the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area. The impact of bushfires on the koalas is not known; we don’t know how many koalas still live in the region or what habitats they use. We are using a range of techniques to find out, from genetics and sniffer dogs to citizen science…

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Latest News

The science is in on wildlife sniffer dogs - listen to our interview with Fran Kelly on ABC Radio National Breakfast, where Badger goes on a koala search around the studio.
And you can read more about our recently published study showing just how amazing wildlife detection dogs are…


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Our Mission

We create and share knowledge to empower wildlife conservation. Our aim is to bridge the implementation gap between research and conservation, so that the best possible wildlife science and technology is applied on the ground, where it counts.

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How You Can Help

No matter what you have to offer, there are ways you can help to conserve our wildlife. Make a donation, become a Friend of Science for Wildlife, volunteer to help out on projects. And if you have seen a koala in the last 12 months – tell us!

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Report a Koala Sighting

We need your help. If you have recently seen a koala in the area of western Sydney, through the Blue Mountains and out to Bathurst and Mudgee please let us know! You can use our online mapper to report your sighting by just clicking on the map; it only takes a sec to register.

Report a Koala Sighting

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