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Three billion animals impacted by Australia bushfire crisis, WWF report shows – NEWS.com.au

Three billion animals impacted by Australia bushfire crisis, WWF report shows

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Nearly three billion animals including mammals, reptiles, birds and frogs were killed or forced from their homes amid Australias deadly Black Summer of bushfires in 2019-20. That’s according to a World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) report which puts the number at almost three times initial estimates of 1.25 billion animals.
The world-first research, entitled Australia’s 2019-2020 Bushfires: The Wildlife Toll, has been carried out by ten scientists from the University of Sydney, University of New So…

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