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Help Animals Through Australia's Devastating Brush Fires

Posted by Eleda Towle on

Help Animals Through Australia's Devastating Brush Fires

This year, Australia and Tasmania are caught in the most horrifying wildfire season ever recorded.  As of a few days ago, over 12.35 million acres have burned - about equal to the entire states of Vermont and NH. Heartbreakingly, over 1500 homes have burned and at least 24 humans have died, along with an estimated 500 MILLION animals.  The fires are still uncontrolled and spreading.  The map below, published on January 5th, shows the active fires raging right now, alongside an image of that map overlaid onto the US for scale. We've seen devastating fires in the Western US, but...

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