Vegetation and animal life: Even though Uluru is out in the desert there is still plenty of wildlife to see. There is over 400 different species of plants in the Uluru area and some of them are very important to the traditional owners of the land. In the past the plant life has helped feed Aboriginals and fix them by using plants as a style of Medicne. There is also a lot of Animal life out in the Uluru area especially birds and reptiles. Occasionally you will see some mammals around like kangaroos and dingoes.
How has the environment been challenged over time? The environment around Uluru has changed majorly over the past few years. Tourism is one of the key factors of the effect on the environment and so is global warming.