Category Archives: photography

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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Pindan red …

Click to enlarge … Pindan is a wonderful Kimberley colour, that is the essence of our local woodland, from the beach to the desert.

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back into pindan woodland …

Click to enlarge these images from a field trip last week: This chap was watching us closely …Then a collection of fruit from the Jalgir, or Styptic Tree, Canarium australianum:

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winning for the environment …

My life’s work, traveling the Kimberley, while implementing environmental horticulture projects: Our projects are now going forward on steroids, which has slowed down my postings here.

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green chemical factories …

I have been studying some books on chemicals in Australian Plants recently, a 4 volume set which I will review when I have read them all a couple of times. A lot there to learn, with our Kimberley species featuring … Continue reading

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