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Nicola Palmer
Nicola Palmer
Sanctuary
Mt Gibson
Position
Field Ecologist
Special skills / qualifications
Bachelor of Conservation Biology and Management (Hons).
What did you do before AWC?
Between graduating university and working with Australian Wildlife Conservancy, I worked in agricultural research, led international volunteers on environmental projects and explored all over the earth.
Favourite animal protected by AWC
Numbat.
Favourite place on an AWC sanctuary
Sunset at Sir John Gorge, at Mornington.
Top three animals you would like to see (or have seen) in the wild
Orangutan, whale shark and a cheetah at full sprint.
If you could visit any three places on the planet
Borneo, East Africa, Galapagos Islands.
Other interesting stuff
I am very slowly but surely teaching myself to play the ukulele.