University of NSW researchers visit Peel River Tamworth to look at platypus populations and river health

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated April 14 2021 - 2:17pm, first published July 31 2020 - 8:30am
PEEL PLATYPI: Conservationist Phil Spark, OzFish Northwest's Anne Michie and Dr Gilad Bino from the University of New South Wales. Photo: Peter Hardin

PLATYPUS populations in the Peel River could help reconnect residents with rivers, according to university researchers.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a senior journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court and crime. Story tips are always welcome at and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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