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Save the Tasmanian Devil Program acknowledges 10 years of support

The very significant contribution of our industry partners has been acknowledged at the ZAA Biennial Conference.
Last published: 20/05/2016

Annual Monitoring Update April 2016

The first Annual Monitoring trip for 2016 has taken place at Narawntapu National Park, kicking off a busy few months of monitoring for the STTD team.
Last published: 05/05/2016

The Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal Announce a new round of Devil Grants and Scholarships

The Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal is delighted to announce the outcomes from the 2015 Grants – an amazing $424,000 was awarded.
Last published: 20/04/2016

Devil Appeal mourns ambassador Jon English

It is with deep sadness the University of Tasmania received news of the passing of Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal Ambassador Jon English overnight.
Last published: 10/03/2016

Short story competition supports the Tasmanian devil

A short story competition called Twisted Tax Tales has been launched, raising money for the DFTD vaccine research.
Last published: 29/02/2016

Forestier Peninsula Release - Update 29 February 2016

In late February 2916, ten juvenile devils were released onto the Bangor property on Forestier Peninsula, joining the older Tasmanian devils released in the area last November.
Last published: 29/02/2016

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Who we are. The Save the Tasmanian Devil Program is the official response to the threat to the survival of the Tasmanian devil. The Program is an initiative of the Australian and Tasmanian governments in partnership with the University of Tasmania.

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