Gulf Times - koalas
Makeshift koala hospital scrambles to save dozens injured in bushfires

Makeshift koala hospital scrambles to save dozens injured in bushfires

Dozens of injured koalas arrive at the Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park's makeshift animal hospital each day in cat carriers, washing baskets or clinging to wildlife carers.

Scientists eye genome mapping to help chlamydia-stricken koalas

Scientists eye genome mapping to help chlamydia-stricken koalas

Scientists who have mapped the genome of Australia's symbolic animal, the koala, say it could help them develop better vaccines to treat the animals, who are battling an epidemic of the bacterial disease chlamydia.

Excavation works of sewage project begin

Excavation works of sewage project begin

Excavation works for the main trunk sewer, a part of the Doha South Sewage Infrastructure Project, have started.