In an effort to feed brush-tailed rock-wallabies affected by the fires, officials dropped more than 4,000 pounds (2,100 kilograms) of sweet potatoes and carrots across different colonies last week, according to a statement from the NSW Government.
Brush-tailed rock-wallabies are endangered in New South Wales.
In case you missed it: Thousands of pounds of carrots and sweet potatoes have been air-dropped to help feed the Brush-tailed Rock Wallabies in Australia whose habitats have been devastated by massive brushfires.
Helicopters are dropping carrots and sweet potatoes to help endangered Brush-tailed Rock-Wallabies.
WATCH THIS: Australian crews have conducted the largest food drop ever for brush-tailed rock-wallabies affected by bushfires.
OPERATION WALLABY: Thousands of kilograms of carrots and sweet potato are being delivered to endangered Brush-tailed Rock-wallabies in fire affected areas as the NSW Government steps in to help. #9News
The New South Wales government used aircraft to drop more than 4,000 pounds of food, mostly carrots and sweet potatoes, to colonies of brush-tailed rock-wallabies that were left stranded as massive wildfires ravaged their habitat.
With fires still blazing in Australia, brush-tailed rock-wallabies are getting by with a little help from public servants.
The 1st pair of adored brush-tailed rock-wallabies are released into a sanctuary to save the endangered species from extinction