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Making a Paws-itive Impact - Scotch Oakburn College

On 10 June 2015, Scotch Oakburn College students adorned themselves with black and white to support the Save The Tasmanian Devil Appeal. read more...
Last modified: 02/07/2015

Seventeen Devil Grants funded through public support

The Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal is thrilled to confirm support of 17 projects for the Tasmanian devil that will be running across 2015. read more...
Last modified: 25/06/2015

A Devil of an Auction

In late May tourism operators from across Tasmania met and mingled at the annual Tasmanian Tourism Conference. The event is Australia’s largest annual tourism conference and for the past three years’ has helped to raise funds for the Tassie devil. This year over $17,500 was raised to support the DFTD vaccine trials. read more...
Last modified: 25/06/2015

Tasmanian author supporting the Tassie devil

The Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal is proud to benefit from the sales of the new children's book, The Lost Cave of Corrina by Tasmanian author, Greta Kerschbaum. read more...
Last modified: 13/05/2015

An exciting array of student research supported through Devil Scholarships

The results of the 2014 Devil Grants and Scholarships has seen an unprecedented three PhD and three Honours Scholarships supported for research being undertaken in 2015, across a range of exciting areas. Congratulations to all the recipients! read more...
Last modified: 27/03/2015

Black and White Fundraising Day

With a goal to raise $25,000 in 2015, the Save the Tasmanian devil Appeal’s annual fundraiser “Black and White Day” promises to help our Tassie devil even more. read more...
Last modified: 19/03/2015

Support for the Tassie devil at Festivale

Festivale patrons were able to indulge with good conscience over the weekend of 14-15 February when four stall holders supported the Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal. Hartz mineral water, Pagan Cider, Leaning Church Vineyard and Sweet-As lollies have all been long-time supporters of the Devil Appeal and have helped raised the profile and funds to help combat the devastating Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD). read more...
Last modified: 25/02/2015

Tasmanian Devil Contraception Trial shows Early Promise

A reproductive contraception trial for Tasmanian devils has been underway to develop a tool that will help conservation scientists to maintain the genetic diversity of Tasmanian devils in isolated and captive populations, benefiting the species survival in the long term. Tasmanian devils at two captive facilities in NSW and Tasmania have been the subject of the contraception trials and the early results look promising. read more...
Last modified: 02/12/2014

New research finds Tasmanian devils have survived for thousands of years with low diversity

New research has found that Tasmanian devils have survived two major population declines in the last 50,000 years. These results suggest climate change, and not modern human activities, has been responsible for the low genetic diversity seen in devil populations today. read more...
Last modified: 06/11/2014

Capital Chemist Tasmania supporting the Tassie devil

Capital Chemist Tasmania is taking on a new challenge in late October when all eight stores throw their support behind the iconic Tassie devil and the threat it faces due to the deadly Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD). read more...
Last modified: 24/10/2014
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