“Our hearts are with all those that are suffering what is the loss of three remarkable, well respected crew."
The glossy black cockatoo, Kangaroo Island dunnart and southern corroboree frog are just some of the species that could face extinction.
Thousands of pounds of carrots and sweet potatoes were airdropped across New South Wales.
As people desperately seek ways to help, grifters are ready to meet their demand.
Shane Fitzsimmons, commissioner of New South Wales Rural Fire Service, shared a video of the emotional moment on Twitter.
The arson suspects are among 183 people facing bushfire-related offenses in the fire-ravaged state, police said.
The lipstick mogul shared an image of her mink slippers after lamenting the loss of animal life in Australia's wildfires.
Ecologists at the University of Sydney and WWF Australia estimate that a billion is a conservative figure.
The "Loudest Voice" actor was a no-show at Sunday's ceremony, while Blanchett, Ellen DeGeneres, Nicole Kidman and other stars spoke out.
The Australian comedian's fundraiser for local fire services battling wildfires has set off a global chain reaction.