The endangered warru, or black-footed wallaby, is facing even more challenges as the climate changes

Imperilled by invasive species and climate change, the warru, or black-footed rock wallaby, needs a lot of help. Indigenous rangers are working to boost the population of this rare desert marsupial.

three people in red rocky area releasing a warru, a small wallaby-like animal
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara rangers release a female endangered warru (black-footed rock wallaby) in a new location to help build the species' population.