Such an auspicious date. The start of a new decade.
And yet is has begun with horrific bushfires raging in Australia ; and the devastating prospect that half a BILLION wild animals, reptiles, insects and birds – such abundant wildlife – have all perished in these infernos.
More than 20,000 koalas – gone. Already ‘vulnerable’ to extinction. Now ‘critically endangered’.Only 5 % of koalas remain.