Frequently Asked Questions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​We are asked lots of questions about Tasmanian devils. Find out the answers to the most frequently asked questions in the documents and pages below:

  Devil Facial Tumour Disease FAQs   (99Kb)

  Tasmanian Devil FAQs   (145Kb)​

  Roadkill FAQs   (182Kb)​

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  • Tasmanian Devils FAQs
    The Tasmanian devil is the world’s largest surviving carnivorous marsupial. Find out more about the Tasmanian devil.
  • Devil Facial Tumour Disease FAQs
    Devil Facial Tumour Disease has had a devastating effect on devil populations throughout Tasmania. Find out more about DFTD.
  • Roadkill FAQs
    Tasmanian devils are particularly vulnerable to vehicle​ strike because they use roads as a source of food (other roadkill) and as an easy way of moving through the landscape. Also, being black, devils are particularly hard to see at night​. Find out more about what is being done and how you can help.