Endangered mouse returns after almost half a century

By Adrian Black
Updated May 9 2024 - 2:35pm, first published 1:55pm
A special breeding program is returning the endangered Pookila mouse to a Melbourne botanic garden. (HANDOUT/ZOOS VICTORIA)
A special breeding program is returning the endangered Pookila mouse to a Melbourne botanic garden. (HANDOUT/ZOOS VICTORIA)

A breeding program has returned an endangered rodent to a botanic garden where it has not been sighted for 48 years.

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