, in spite of their human likeness, were entirely swept out of existence in a war of extermination waged by European immi- grants, in the space of fifty years.
Government has provided $1m to help a coalition of Tasmanian
business organisations promote the NBN and its applications to Tasmanian
An ambitious new large-scale breeding program set on mainland Australia hopes to save the iconic Tasmanian
devil from extinction, according to its coordinators.
June 18 2010 - Intentionally or not, the Tasmanian
Government's decision today to go it alone in bringing forward a ban on sow stalls, three years ahead of the rest of Australia, would destroy the Tasmanian
pork industry's competitiveness, the Tasmanian
Farmers and Graziers Association (TFGA) said today.
RECENTLY classified as endangered under Tasmania's Threatened Species Protection Act, the Tasmanian
Devil, the country's most treasured and unique native animal, is under serious threat of extinction.
In 2009 the Centre for Tasmanian
Historical Studies will be publishing a special edition of the usual journal Tasmanian
Historical Studies, which will concentrate on labour history.
Now available in paperback, Carnivorous Nights: On the Trail of the Tasmanian
Tiger (Villard Books, $14.95) offers a cheap, entertaining way to travel to Australia and Tasmania and become intimately familiar with the local wildlife.
Looney Tunes, the Tasmanian
devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is famous for its aggressive eating habits and disturbingly loud screech.
In the late 1990s, Buffalo Bill's Brew Pub in Hayward, California, began marketing Tasmanian
Taz, the cartoon Tasmanian
devil, is a creature with a fierce bite.
Snakes, venomous insects, and road kill all play parts in this spirited narrative of the authors' hunt for the presumed-extinct thylacine, also known as the Tasmanian