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Australian Wildfires

Koalas Whose Paws Were Injured In Fires Have Plenty Of Mittens Now -- But Kangaroos Need Help

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.22.2015 | Good News

We don't yet know how many koalas and other animals have been injured in the bushfires burning up parts of South Australia, Victoria and New South Wal...

Thousands Flee Homes As Australian Wildfires Rage

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 01.03.2015 | World

SYDNEY (AP) — Cooler conditions on Sunday were helping hundreds of firefighters working to contain a massive wildfire that had forced thousands of p...

Firefighter Captures Terrifying Footage Of Australian Wildfires

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

The wildfires that have ripped through Australia's state of New South Wales and destroyed more than 200 homes are now threatening to wreak even more h...

Australian Authorities Fear Worsening Wildfires

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

SYDNEY -- SYDNEY (AP) — Firefighters battling some of the most destructive wildfires to ever strike Australia's most populous state were bracing Sat...

Sam The Koala Dies In Surgery After Surviving Australian Wildfire

AP | TANALEE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ADELAIDE, Australia — Sam the koala, who gained worldwide fame and sympathy when she was rescued during Australia's devastating wildfires this y...

Australian Wildfires Called An Act Of "Mass Murder" By Prime Minister

AP | TANALEE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WHITTLESEA, Australia — Disaster teams found charred bodies on roadsides and in crashed cars _ grim signs of the futile attempt to flee raging w...

AUSTRALIAN WILDFIRES RAGE: Dozens Killed, Entire Towns Destroyed

AP | TANALEE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HEALESVILLE, Australia — The deadliest wildfires in Australia's history burned people in their homes and cars and wiped out entire towns, offici...