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Tree Kangaroo
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National Zoo and Aquarium
999 Lady Denman Drive
Canberra, ACT
2611
Australia

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Tree Kangaroo

Tree-kangaroos are macropods adapted for life in trees. Although most are found in mountainous areas, several species also occur in lowlands. Tree-kangaroos are slow and clumsy on the ground. They move at about walking pace and hop awkwardly, leaning their body far forward to balance the heavy tail. But in trees they are bold and agile. They climb by wrapping the forelimbs around the back of a tree and hopping with the powerful hind legs, allowing the forelimbs to slide. They are expert leapers; 9 metres (30 ft) downward jumps from one tree to another have been recorded, and they have the extraordinary ability to jump to the ground from 18 metres (59 ft) or more without being hurt.
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They are expert leapers; 9 metres downward jumps from one tree to another have been recorded, and they have the extraordinary ability to jump to the ground from 18 metres or more without being hurt.
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Tree-kangaroos are macropods adapted for life in trees.
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Between Little Penguins and Koalas
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