Leunig for Prime Minister!
While radical decisions are being made that will have a long term detrimental affect on our natural environment, the life it supports continues to find ways to survive - or not.
The opportunistic feeding habits of the cassowary has enabled it to adapt, to a certain extent, to the encroachment of development. It also brings the known threats to its survival.
and help reduce those threats.
Fragmenting cassowary habitat with residential housing has allowed us to gain a more intimate insight into identities of individual
cassowaries, their movement in the landscape, mating activities and dispersal of chicks.
We will be posting regular blogs of the fascinating lives of the Mission Beach Cassowaries on this blog.