Australia Bushfires: Wildlife clings to life

  • Published: 10 January 2020
  • Scientists in Australia estimate one billion animals have been killed by the deadly bushfires, which show no sign of burning out.

    The disaster is set to get worse with dangerous conditions forecast for the next few days.

    One of the hardest hit areas is Kangaroo Island in South Australia, where it is thought that around half the koala population of the island has been killed by the fires.

    Sky News' Alex Crawford is on the ground, where scorching temperatures and fierce winds threaten more creatures.

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Comments • 1 129

  • Lewis Gibbs
    Lewis Gibbs  1 hours back

    i am crying my eyes out poor babies

    • Chele B
      Chele B  7 hours back

      Aww this is so so so sad!! My heart is so broken for these poor babies! 😢😢😭😭😭

      • Ken G
        Ken G  8 hours back

        sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo sad

        • Ewelina Szalonek
          Ewelina Szalonek  14 hours back


          • NIDO RANA
            NIDO RANA  15 hours back

            I am dying with pain💔

            • Gigsfor Bean
              Gigsfor Bean  15 hours back

              Let the animals go its mother nature's way.

              • Jackie Forde
                Jackie Forde  17 hours back

                The Amazon now Australia, lord have mercy on us all

                • Jackie Forde
                  Jackie Forde  16 hours back

                  It's so hurtful we need to ask the lord for mercy.

              • Fateme Rahimi
                Fateme Rahimi  17 hours back

                Pray for the animals

                • Ekshe Erik
                  Ekshe Erik  18 hours back


                  • JannieofOZ
                    JannieofOZ  20 hours back

                    For those wanting to donate directly to the Wildlife Park featured in this clip, I believe this is their gofundme site - The link was obtained via the SA Government website and looks like a photo of that bloke in the blue shirt is on there, so Im pretty sure its them. A massive 2 million already donated which is absolutely incredible. No idea how much its all going to cost but Im sure they will share to other wildlife carers in the community if they can. I would still encourage everyone to donate if they can and spread the love.

                    • Annalgene Wade
                      Annalgene Wade  21 hours back

                      I understand that all these animals are wild and the chance of them getting badly injured leaves them unable to forage and thrive. But I strongly believe that injured animals still have a chance to live in sanctuaries willing to care and dedicate their time to these animals

                      • sslee
                        sslee  22 hours back


                        • Vags Vags
                          Vags Vags  24 hours back

                          Poor animals... Pray for them..

                          • RizzY Vlogs
                            RizzY Vlogs  1 days back

                            There are billions of people out there who are suffering.... no1 cares about them.

                            • Paul Starr
                              Paul Starr  1 days back

                              this was Jan 10th - its now Jan 17th and our bush is underwater. Next iis the atmospheric ash that is being called pollution - Nature does NOT pollute folks - it recycles. The ash will enter the soils worldwide - expect new growth and a world wide greening.

                              • The Sword Of Allah
                                The Sword Of Allah  1 days back

                                It hurts me to see these poor animals in pain whole the world should help australia to save them.

                                • storm06 YT
                                  storm06 YT  1 days back

                                  Не хотят лететь через океан, чтобы им помочь. А там техники ,наверно не хватает.

                                  • Ankit Sharma
                                    Ankit Sharma  1 days back

                                    Nobody deserves to go through this.

                                    • Roland Dalmasso
                                      Roland Dalmasso  1 days back

                                      😭 of this bad situation, but ❤️ for all this woman and men who help this poor animals.

                                      • CaptinHoot51
                                        CaptinHoot51  1 days back

                                        Adorable Wildlife!
                                        Poor Wildlife!

                                        • CaptinHoot51
                                          CaptinHoot51  1 days back

                                          Poor Wildlife!
                                          Adorable Wildlife!

                                          • CaptinHoot51
                                            CaptinHoot51  1 days back

                                            Adorable Wildlife!

                                            • CaptinHoot51
                                              CaptinHoot51  1 days back

                                              Poor Wildlife!

                                              • Gamer APC
                                                Gamer APC  1 days back

                                                God bless the people who are fighting for saving lives

                                                • Vladimir Novikov
                                                  Vladimir Novikov  1 days back

                                                  Проект Австралия закрыт. Все оставшиеся в живых, могут быть свободны.

                                                  • purberri
                                                    purberri  1 days back

                                                    I just can’t imagine what they are going through

                                                    • ladyyuna2000
                                                      ladyyuna2000  1 days back

                                                      My heart goes out to them and it brings tears to my eyes I love Australia.

                                                      • Ginger Shiffer
                                                        Ginger Shiffer  1 days back

                                                        These poor babies😢 I'm a big animal lover of all kinds please lord help them😢

                                                        • Angel Of Heaven
                                                          Angel Of Heaven  1 days back

                                                          For life to Grow for the World to be greater. She my be Fine and Balanced and even Kind. But she is not Fair and all will be embarrassed by there Mother Of Nature.

                                                          • John Hallam
                                                            John Hallam  2 days back

                                                            Tik tok climate change deniers . Time to wake up sky austrailia

                                                            • XxSunSetPlayzxX
                                                              XxSunSetPlayzxX  2 days back

                                                              now im going to cry my self to sleep

                                                              • Daniela Casadei
                                                                Daniela Casadei  2 days back


                                                                • MEME Veneer
                                                                  MEME Veneer  2 days back

                                                                  I’m sorry but does it not rain in Australia

                                                                  • jeevan prasad
                                                                    jeevan prasad  2 days back

                                                                    1.34,hey man, it's koala bear man, handle with care

                                                                    • Таня Семагина

                                                                      Какие молодцы ,сами пострадали ,а животных не бросают!🙏👍👏

                                                                      • Satveer Singh Kmow
                                                                        Satveer Singh Kmow  2 days back

                                                                        Unforgettable nd panic tragdey hapning with innocent animals in bushfire broke heart.....😓pray for Australia....

                                                                        • E S
                                                                          E S  2 days back

                                                                          Thank all who are rescuing survivors. The worlds heart is broken💔

                                                                          • KineticTF
                                                                            KineticTF  2 days back

                                                                            Man imagine the pain these animals came through both physically and emotionally speaking they literally lost their mothers and families

                                                                            • British Comedy Bronco Rothschild Triple Agent

                                                                              Stop giving money because the Australian government is lighting those fires. The charities are owned by the politicians and friends. Wake up people. Those fires have nothing to do with global warming. Fires start two ( 2 ) ways only. 1. Lightening. Very rare. Usually those fires go out quickly. 2. %99 percent of fires are started by government employees with gasoline and a cigarette lighter. They do to to control people while they act like hero’s putting out fires they start. This is government corruption. Do not be fools. Same goes for USA fake fires. Government started.

                                                                              • Макс Мигай
                                                                                Макс Мигай  2 days back

                                                                                Спасибо всем кто спасал животных.

                                                                                • Ali Sheikh
                                                                                  Ali Sheikh  2 days back

                                                                                  Show same concern to muslims as offence

                                                                                  • Hae Sun
                                                                                    Hae Sun  2 days back

                                                                                    Were killing the earth and thats really "fun" no one believes us cause we r young our forces are turning into ashes in a second ask California they'll tell u about it!! They'll tell u how they lost all their homes while Trump's has a blind eye and tweets on his phone!!globe level warnings and expensive little homes for the last time this is not a joke!Factors r working and toxic etmitting the ozone is crumbling and we wont stop putting

                                                                                    • 31Hosaf
                                                                                      31Hosaf  2 days back

                                                                                      Can someone tell me how the animals keep staying still when they are treated by humans ? Do they know that they are being helped ?
                                                                                      Serious question here

                                                                                      • Lisa P
                                                                                        Lisa P  7 hours back

                                                                                        Animals work with feeling others energies
                                                                                        They FEEL the intention of people
                                                                                        It’s extreme compassion that calms them down
                                                                                        Special people are able to help ...

                                                                                    • Kazam K
                                                                                      Kazam K  2 days back

                                                                                      No it's only 25,000

                                                                                      • loverofthearts222
                                                                                        loverofthearts222  2 days back


                                                                                        • Raja Manohar
                                                                                          Raja Manohar  2 days back


                                                                                          • absi cadabsi
                                                                                            absi cadabsi  2 days back

                                                                                            im so glad there are still people who genuinely concern for these animals. i wish i could be there to help and it makes me so worried for these animals' futures

                                                                                            • Dolly Chaudhary
                                                                                              Dolly Chaudhary  2 days back

                                                                                              O god😱😭😭😭