Category zoos

SPECIAL REPORT PODCAST: Australia’s bushfires & what’s next for our animals

From koalas to platypus, from bats and birds to reptiles, kangaroos, dunnarts, wombats and echidnas, Australian wildlife has been decimated by this bushfire crisis, with at least 1 billion wild lives lost so far. But what happens when the fires go out – can our animals and their habitats recover? In this special report podcast we chat to 3 renowned wildlife experts to find out what happens next for our animals. (Spoiler alert: there’s good news!)

TRAVEL: Epic hikes & wild things in North Wales

  Snowdon National Park lays the drama on thick – jagged slate peaks, rolling hills, dense forests and faerie-tale waterfalls. You’d be forgiven for thinking you’d stepped into Westeros – and while there are no GoT direwolves in the Welsh highlands, one dog certainly earned his place in local mythology. Gelert lived in the area in […]

TRAVEL: Faun Stars of Canada’s Yukon Territory

I didn’t see a single horse in Whitehorse. But grizzlies? Elk? Sled dogs? Yukon count on them in the capital of Canada’s western frontier (yeah, that’s a crap pun, sorry).  The Yukon Territory is a Faunographer’s happy place – an epic wilderness of 475,000km2 bordering Alaska and stretching high into the Arctic Circle, as you […]