collecting echidnas data



the short-beaked echidna is found only in australia and papua new guinea; they have been living on earth for over 25 million years. however, they are threatened mainly by habitat lost, invasive species and climate change. in order to learn more about the population of the short-beaked echidna, researchers developed an app and called for the public to help record locations of echidnas or their scats.

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