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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘New South Wales’

Crayfish: Australia’s Newest Species Is Tiny, But Is It a Cannibal?

Robert McCormack of the The Australian Crayfish Project has discovered a new species of crayfish in Eastern Australia. The discovery of the species Gramastacus lacus was published in ZooKeys, an online journal under the US National Library of Medicine. The species lives north of the expanding metropolitan area of Sydney, which places it at extreme risk. Since the crayfish is …

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Australia’s Wildfires Spread Through New South Wales

At this time of year, Australia is known around the world for just one thing – wildfires, due to the excessive heat the Great Southern Land receives, as well as the amount of dry trees and brush that randomly catch fire because of these excessive heat waves. In the disaster’s seventh day, 59 wildfires (Source: AFP have been spreading throughout …

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