Tag: endangered animals

Corroboree Frogs Hop Back Into The Snowy Mountains

One hundred Southern Corroboree frogs—a critically endangered Australian frog species—have returned to their native home in an Australian mountain range known as the Snowy Mountains. Kosciuszko National Park in the Snowy Mountains will establish the new frog population in a purpose-built field enclosure designed to protect and observe the frogs. The enclosure features irrigation systems…


Russian Photographer Captures Almost Magical Scenes of Humans and Beasts Interacting

Anastasiya Dobrovolskaya, 30, is a Moscow-based photographer who pairs human beings and beasts in her extraordinary shots. Her work explores the connections between humans, often young women, and animals through her dreamy, almost magical portraits. Her unique hybrid of subject matter makes her work stand out from the ordinary. Set in fairytale-esque scenery, often forests…


Artificial Intelligence and Traditional Knowhow Saving Sea Turtle Eggs

Indigenous rangers and scientists utilising Artificial Intelligence (AI) to protect endangered sea turtles along the west coast of Queensland’s Cape York from predators have found that it is playing a vital role in stabilising the ecosystem. CSIRO research scientist Dr Justin Perry, the project leader, is combining cloud and AI technology with traditional knowledge of…