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Australia's animals

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kangaroo footprints
kangaroo footprints
picture selection: Australia's animals koala
koala
koala
 
A koala bear - sleeping like most of the time. The tiredness has its
reason in their feeding. The leafs of eucalypt trees (gum trees) make
them feel intoxicated. The meaning of "koala" is taking from the
Aboringinees' language, it means "no water" and describes one habit
that is characterizing koala bears. They never drink water from water
holes but take all their needed water from the eucalypt leafs.
(place: Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW)