Why Koalas Could Go Extinct in Australian State by 2050

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Published on 30 Jun 2020, 18:59
They may look cute and cuddly, but the Australian government says koalas may not be around for much longer in New South Wales, the country’s most populous state. A year-long report from the Australian parliament found the population was already on the decline, but the most recent brush fire season was the worst in the country’s history and proved lethal to the koalas. Officials say "this is desperate times," and that 90% of the populations are in decline. Inside Edition Digital has more.