Topic archives: tasmanian devil

Should Tassie devils be introduced to Wilson’s Prom?

Should Tassie devils be introduced to Wilson’s Prom?

November 14, 2014 2

Authorities are considering introducing Tasmanian devils onto Wilson's Prom to decrease the feral cat population. But biologist Allen Greer says there's little evidence the devils will make any difference.

Is this threatened species in decline? The devil’s in the detail

Is this threatened species in decline? The devil’s in the detail

December 18, 2013 7

Data appears to show populations of Tasmanian devils have stabilised. Biologist Allen Greer asks why you're not hearing that from the state government or advocates of "saving" the devil.

Approval for a devil of an issue in the Tarkine

December 19, 2012 8

The campaign is well underway to protect the Tarkine's natural and cultural heritage after approval was given this week for the Shree Minerals iron ore mine in western Tasmania. The ANU's Andrew Macintosh writes on the politics and policy.

Abbott’s reverse tariff

May 11, 2012

Crikey readers have their say.

The Marsupial Mouse and The Internet

The Marsupial Mouse and The Internet

June 2, 2009 10

As a result of a freak accident...