People in the South West will soon be seeing ‘Pets away, possums play’ stickers appearing on bins around Margaret River this month, as Nature Conservation Margaret River Region (NCMRR) begins rolling out another step in the campaign to protect the critically endangered western ringtail possum.
The campaign, created and launched by GeoCatch in 2019, has had great success in the Busselton region.
NCMRR’s Western Ringtail Possum Coordinator Lauren Scanlon said they were grateful to GeoCatch for establishing and sharing the program with them.
“We are looking forward to spreading this further in the south west region, to protect this iconic and critically endangered species,” she said.
“Outside the south west of WA, these creatures occur…