Ecologists at the University of Sydney and WWF Australia estimate that a billion animals has died in Australia’s bushfires.
“Over a billion would be a very conservative figure,” says Chris Dickman from the University of Sydney. #AustraliaFires https://www.huffpost.com/entry/billion-animals-australia-fires_n_5e13be43e4b0843d361778a6
@gretathunberg Thanks for posting so much about fires in Australia. What people need to also remember is how the government has been neglecting its responsibility by succumbing to fossil fuel lobbying. The current conservative gov'ment made failed policies in the past allowing the longest river (Murry River) to go dry by allocating water upstream to international companies while farmers down stream had to go without. In 2019 when drought hit millions of fish died some were over 40 years old...
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