The Wimmera Mail-Times

Fragile platypus population holdings its own in Mackenzie River

Updated April 4 2016 - 1:22pm, first published 9:13am
Searching: Wildlife ecologist Josh Griffiths checks his nets in the Mackenzie River where a successful platypus survey program was conducted last week.
Searching: Wildlife ecologist Josh Griffiths checks his nets in the Mackenzie River where a successful platypus survey program was conducted last week.

A platypus survey in the Grampians this week shows a fragile platypus population is holding its own despite ongoing dry conditions.

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