19 December, 2017
Enclosed yabby traps, such as opera house nets, are death traps for platypuses
04 December, 2017
With severe storms bringing widespread flooding to much of Victoria over the weekend, what impact may this have on platypuses? While adult platypuses probably cope with flood events quite well, recently hatched juveniles are extremely vulnerable.
11 April, 2016
The rain last week provided some welcome relief from very dry conditions in Victtoria but it highlighted a key issue in urban waterways.
11 September, 2015
Yabby traps are a threat to our iconic platypus.
15 May, 2015
Litter in Melbourne's waterways is a hazard for wildlife.
07 January, 2015
High storm water run-off in urban streams changes foraging behaviour of platypuses.
Login / Sign-up