Seems the brush fires in Australia are raging once again which is doing damage not just to land but to the wildlife, especially the slow moving adorable marsupial, the Koala Bear.
You can read about it on The Guardian as well as on the IFAW site along with a pattern to sew mittens and where to send them. Can't sew? You can donate funds to help because treatment can be expensive and extensive.
Thanks to Rhonda at Down To Earth for posting about this.