Category Archives: Broome/Kimberley

the Great Sandy Gardens …

After a tiring 1400km round trip, a few pics to whet the appetite. A wonderful and diverse region of flora and fauna, I have decided to change the name from Desert to Gardens, if the mapmakers want to change it … Continue reading

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happy fish are warmer fish …

I am about to leave on a field trip to where there are no fish … The Great Sandy Desert beckons, I will be back on Sunday night all going well.In the meantime, some reading at Jonova, where Salmon are … Continue reading

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Brolga haven …

Brolgas in front of paperbark trees in a conservation park just north of Broome … Brolgas are Australia’s largest crane, click to enlarge.

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turquoise sea at Cable Beach …

A couple of North West cloud bands rolled across from NWest Australia in the last 10 days, splitting each side of Broome. To our north over 200ml of rain fell and to our south, about 50ml on average. Broome received … Continue reading

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conservation park, Broome …

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life at the beach …

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why I like the tropics …

EPA ban on wood stoves is freezing out rural America Ice Cap – Joe D Don’t worry, the Greenies wanted that, didn’t they, Gore, Strong, McKibbon et al, Hollywood, White House, General Electric too! You can blame them, it’s just … Continue reading

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BoM’s predictions … still failing

BoM are expecting a warm Australian winter/spring. I predict the opposite, but hope I’m wrong. BoMs past predictions have been poor:¬† A fail for Australian Bureau of Meteorology temperature Outlooks for Autumn 2014 Now, future predictions are already looking shaky: … Continue reading

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increasing CO2 effect on plants …

The increasing yield of crops with increased CO2 availability also covers the Australian woodland. Our common Acacia colei, the “Soapbush” for example nearly doubles with 300 extra parts per million: Acacia colei Statistics 300 ppm 600 ppm 900 ppm ¬†Number … Continue reading

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carbon dioxide benefits and Green hypocrisy …

One thing the ‘global warming’ hype has convinced me about, is that CO2 is an especially good product to help with biodiversity, and increased plant growth and crop yields. I soon learned that CAGW was just hype, and, more recently … Continue reading

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