Bramble Cay Melomys Necklace
* 20% of the proceeds from this piece will go to the Natural Resources Defense Council *
salvaged copper sheet, old copper electric wire
the Bramble Cay Melomys resided on a small island off the coast of Australia, just above the great barrier reef. They were recently declared extinct due to water inundation and habitat loss, making them the first official mammal casualties of climate change. Click on the link to learn more: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/06/first-mammal-extinct-climate-change-bramble-cay-melomys/
pendant: 3.75 x 2.25"
necklace length: 18"