In Europe, there are only six Goodfellow's ow's tree kangaroos
which come from Papua New Guinea and Indonesia.
Three new species of mammals previously unidentified, in addition to images of endangered tree kangaroos
, were discovered by 40 cameras that were installed in the wild.
Tree Roo Rescue will receive more than $34, 000 to help rescue and rehabilitate injured or displaced Australian tree kangaroos
, while not-for-profit organisation BUSHkids will receive $10, 000 to help provide primary healthcare to children in rural communities.
She has written about pink dolphins and tree kangaroos
Above water, these tropical islands are home to karst forests of rare orchids, sea eagles, tree kangaroos
and the famed birds of paradise.
In Papua New Guinea, rather than continuing to kill and eat tree kangaroos
, village elders held a ceremony in which they gave their bows and arrows to the scientist who is working with them to save the animal from extinction.
The forest provides critical habitat for Matschie's tree kangaroos
, a species listed as endangered by the IUCN.
Villagers in Morobe Province held festivities in April 2009 to celebrate the creation of Papua New Guinea's first Conservation Area protecting an important area of pristine tropical forest, where one of Earth's unique, threatened creatures, the Huon, or Matschie's tree kangaroos
From mandrill monkeys, clouded leopards and pygmy hippos to giant pandas, crocodiles, tree kangaroos
and tortoises, this really is a must-see.