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another perfect day …

Sunset last night. The Nursery, today, where the first germination of seedlings has begun …

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highs and lows … tidal flows

… highest tide in 2011, one video taken by a ‘shaky’ Green Corp participant. Low tide at the beach with the pack follows …

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museum secrets … pearling, fish, stockmen and local media

Chains, now only used between consenting adults …

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low tide springs at Cable Beach, 2 …

Cable Beach reef, exposed some more, click to enlarge

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low spring tide, Cable Beach …

Fantastic flora and fauna become exposed at a couple or three times of the month, this time it was in the evening, and the exposed reef was more sandstone than mud. Click for enlargement, and again for a fantastic close-up … Continue reading

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benefits of higher CO2 shown in trials … the greening

Tropical tree research on increased CO2 levels show extraordinary increases in woody material. This scientific work has now been going for almost 2 decades, and the result is in, CO2 is a huge boon to the environment. Tropical Trees: How … Continue reading

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desert plant field trip …

A change this weekend, from a marine to a desert environment, cut short with a seized water pump to my Landcruiser, and a long tow back to Broome: Managed a few plant images, shown here, click to enlarge:    

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the astonishing mud reef … Pt5

Every time I look at these high resolution images from the mud reef at Cable beach, i am astonished. The variety and form of life in this zone, only exposed at very low King tides, is truly amazing, and makes … Continue reading

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Cable Beach marine life … Pt4

Some more life from Cable Beach, Broome, and the mud reef at very low tides. Click to enlarge, twice for highest resolution …       Not everything is fixed to the mud. The fish tried hiding behind an encrusted … Continue reading

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sensational flora and fauna of Cable Beach … Pt3

Click twice for highest resolution:

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