Papua New Guinea: New Guinea Big-Eared Bat Rediscovered


The link below is to an article that looks at the rediscovery of the New Guinea Big-Eared Bat.

For more visit:
http://theconversation.com/lost-bat-species-rediscovered-after-120-years-in-the-wilderness-26062

Papua New Guinea’s Rainforests Under Threat


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the threat to Papua New Guinea’s rainforests.

For more visit:
http://www.theglobalmail.org/feature/stealing-the-great-rainforests-of-png/796/

Tasmanian Tiger in New Guinea?


The link below is to an article that looks at the possibility of the Tasmanian Tiger being alive and well in New Guinea.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0520-hance-thylacine-new-guinea.html

Largest Group of Beck’s Petrel Ever Recorded


Though only rediscovered in 2007, Beck’s Petrel appears to have made a significant comeback. The largest group ever recorded was recently found in southern New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.

For more visit:
http://www.wildlifeextra.com/go/news/becks-petrel-2012.html

Article: Papua New Guinea – Bagana Volcano Eruption


The following link is to an article reporting on the eruption of the Bagana Volcano in Papua New Guinea. The photo from a satellite in the article is brilliant.

For more visit:
http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/view.php?id=77975