Matschie's Tree Kangaroos
Why are they endangered?
Habitat loss and degradation means that many species now inhabit a restricted range. Habitat has been removed for logging and timber production, or converted to coffee, rice or wheat production.
Tree kangaroos have been hunted for food by indigenous communities across their range.
How they fit into the food web:
Matschie's Tree Kangaroos are herbivores. So in a food web they would be the primary consumers.
What YOU can do to help:
Raising awareness is not only simple, but fairly easy to do.
To help the endangered and adorable Matschie Kangaroos raise awarness of whats affecting them the MOST: Habitat loss and the effects of hunting.