Malleefowl, regent parrots and more granted endangered status

Alex Gretgrix
By Alex Gretgrix
December 22 2021 - 4:00am
The Malleefowl or leipoa ocellata is one of 20 species recognised through Australia's first national faunal-based Threatened Ecological Community listing. Picture: SUPPLIED

Twenty species of birds that are dependent on Mallee habitats have had their tied-fates recognised and conservation status raised through Australia's first national faunal-based Threatened Ecological Community listing.

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Alex Gretgrix

Alex Gretgrix

Journalist

Journalist based in Bendigo, Victoria, covering health and Buloke and Campaspe Shire news at the Bendigo Advertiser. Contact via alex.gretgrix@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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