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flowering in the suburbs of Broome … Pt3

Part 3 in the images of some of plant species flowering now in a Broome suburb.

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flowering time in the tropics … Pt2

This second part covers some of the many Acacia species found in this subdivision visited yesterday, click to enlarge. Acacias species is one of the biggest genus found growing in Australia:

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creatures …

A lot of the world’s environment is still unknown: National Geographic Top 10 New Species: Cartwheeling Spider, Psychedelic Sea Slug Since 2008, the State University of New York’s International Institute for Species Exploration has recognized the weirdest and most fascinating … Continue reading

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new life after fire …

Hitting the bush this week, to see the regeneration following severe fires late last year. The Solanums are flowering profusely, showing their ability to adapt to fire. Solanums are known locally as Bush Tomatoes, yet a number of species are … Continue reading

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Cable Beach calm …

Click to enlarge a beautiful calm and serene Cable Beach evening, Broome. What the tourists see:

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Chile’s volcanic haze reaches Broome? …

Years ago, when Mt Pinatubo blew in the Phillipines, Broome was subjected to some amazing sunsets. I am not sure, but I cannot fathom any other reason for this hazy sunset tonight than Chile’s recent volcanic explosions. I guess if … Continue reading

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the dinosaur story of Broome’s coast …

This seasons dinosaur footprint research with Dr Steve Salisbury, a Palaeontologist from the University of Queensland has finished. King tides are over until September, so tracks will be hidden by the sea for much of the time until then. Steve … Continue reading

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wild horses near Broome …

Caught a rare glimpse of some of our rescued wild horses near Broome this morning.I had to use full zoom to get this close, as did the next video: These horses were rescued from Theda Station in the North Kimberley … Continue reading

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Roebuck Bay’s rare dolphin species …

Research continues on the rare Snubfin Dolphin found close to Broome in Roebuck Bay, lots of images found at the link:   Latest abundance estimate of snubfin dolphins in Roebuck Bay released MUCRU researchers have today released a new report … Continue reading

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Anzac Day Remembrance …

The 100th Anniversary of the Gallipoli landing is remembered right across the World. A bit of local history for the ANZAC weekend from ABC Kimberley – who knew ‘Cauliflower a la Roebuck Bay’ was served in Egypt in the middle … Continue reading

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