All posts by Joanna Osborn

10 threatened species Queensland Trust for Nature is protecting

10 threatened species Queensland Trust for Nature is protecting

Unfortunately, around the world and within Australia, growing demand for housing, agricultural, industrial and coastal development is reducing habitat for wildlife. Among mammals alone, Australia is losing at least one or two species per decade and indications are...
Eco-volunteering on the Great Barrier Reef

Eco-volunteering on the Great Barrier Reef

Nothing could have prepared me for the uncanny sense of serenity I felt rambling through the bush searching for weeds on Avoid Island. Sounds of lapping waves and birdsong filled the air and a gentle southerly blew a salty breeze through the trees.  A city-slicker...