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Shelter me, feed me! Quokkas using plants for shelter and food

Poole, H., Mukaromah, L., Kobryn, H.ORCID: 0000-0003-1004-7593 and Fleming, T.ORCID: 0000-0002-0626-3851 (2015) Shelter me, feed me! Quokkas using plants for shelter and food. 2015 Research Findings: Bulletin 6.05 Wildlife Biology & Conservation .

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Quokkas have been isolated on Rottnest Island over the last 7,000 years, since sea levels rose and cut off connectivity with the mainland. The island has a high density of animals. In autumn, after a hot and dry summer, if animals do not have sufficient body reserves, they can be particularly challenged to survive.

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Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Publisher: School of Veterinary & Life Sciences, Murdoch University
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