Koalas are completely arboreal, only coming to the ground to move to another tree or to lick up soil or gravel which aids in digestion.
Koalas are completely arboreal, remaining mostly in the branches of eucalyptus trees where they are able to feed and stay out of reach of their predators.
Koalas come to the ground occasionally to move to another food tree or to lick up soil or gravel which aids in digestion.
• Image | ©️ Jean-Paul Beaudeau, Some Rights Reserved, (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
• Sources | (Dubuc & Eckroad, 1999; Nowak, 1999; Woinarski & Burbidge, 2020)