Category Archives: Environment

“Fracking is safe, jackasses” …

‘Waking up ninnies’ is an oxymoron  … they just want to freeze! Here is another handwringer proposal. http://www.infozine.com/news/stories/op/storiesView/sid/59431/ Let’s see if I can help–fracking occurs at 10,000 feet and has been proven safe for 50, damn years. WAKE UP ALL … Continue reading

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reading the “climate and environmental Rosary” …

Climate Depot Oops, Greenie Watch posts …”Greens engage in rituals to allay their anxieties” [...] [...]  A reasonable reading of these results is that a lot of environmentalists experience many aspects of the modern world as chaotic and thus seek … Continue reading

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picking …

The new plant Nursery is almost reticulated, seeds are being collected, but the smoke  and fire is not helping and keeping us away… … lots of seed picking to do over the next three months, subject to fire of course.

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Mangroves at Willie’s Creek …

Click to enlarge …

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burning the Dampier Peninsula …

 Video Fiercely burning fires are devastating large tracts of bush surrounding Broome.  The Dampier Peninsula (20000 km2), is now almost 70% burnt, and with  strong Easterlies today, now has several fronts marching towards the coast. Check the inter-active fire map here: … Continue reading

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back to the bush … station life

Station country in both Kimberley and Pilbara areas that I visit on field trips are covered in this interesting blog with guest posters from cattle station women. My brother managed Liveringa Station in the ’60s, when it was a sheep … Continue reading

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massive green kill …

The most insidious installations of renewable energy are those that cause mass killing of wildlife. Flocks of birds, zapped and fried in an instance. (via Greenie Watch) Uh oh: California solar plant fries thousands of birds in mid-flight Workers at … Continue reading

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investment day, or ‘faerie’ training …

Starting to save funds and become a new share holder/owner. On October 18, I will be watching for a reduction in share prices, to take advantage of (caused by green?) protesters who don’t like their banks’ energy investments: On the … Continue reading

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unclassified, and extremely remote, species …

The Kimberley and adjacent regions have many remote inaccessible areas, which means that much of the flora and fauna is unclassified. Geoff Vivian reports: Remote Kimberley teeming with unclassified life. I have heard many strange frog calls on field trips … Continue reading

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all gassed up with a shale gas boom …

The ‘stop the frakking’ protestors would do well to watch these two videos, or let these people get very rich: AN AMUSING  AD: HELP ME STAY RICH! Internet media is all at sea over what to do about it. ANOTHER … Continue reading

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