National Threatened Species Day turns a spotlight on 227 listed species in Bega Valley

Updated September 8 2022 - 2:58pm, first published September 7 2022 - 10:00am
In recognition of National Threatened Species Day on September 7, 2022 this Pied Oystercatcher was photgraphed at Lake Wollumboola. Picture by Leo Berzins
In recognition of National Threatened Species Day on September 7, 2022 this Pied Oystercatcher was photgraphed at Lake Wollumboola. Picture by Leo Berzins

Wednesday, September 7 is National Threatened Species Day, commemorated to raise awareness of animals and plants at risk of extinction and recognise the anniversary of the death of the last Tasmanian tiger that died in Hobart Zoo on this day in 1936.

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