Tag Archives: dinosaur footprints

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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continuing dinosaur hunting using drone technology …

Drone technology is now a tool that helps to identify and follow dinosaur footprints from the James Price Point area and all along the coast north of Broome at low tide. ¬†Dr Steve Salisbury is pictured here along with traditional … Continue reading

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sight-seeing West Kimberley icons …

…Sights in Broome have to include dinosaur footprints, sunrise and sunsets over beaches, the bird life, and riding a camel on Cable Beach.Sunset above, and below, a sunrise over Roebuck Bay. Followed by Pandanus Palms and camels. Of course, a … Continue reading

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the Port of Broome …

The Port of Broome is surrounded by a diverse and spectacular environment, despite attempts over the years to develop the area into a large industrial set-up. There are already inroads from the oil and gas sector to expand, including a … Continue reading

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under the waves, Roebuck Bay, Broome

The wealth of the environment surrounding Broome is astounding. It’s just that you can’t often see it. Our own impact on Roebuck Bay must remain small so these rare mammals’ ecology remains pristine. Broome Seagrass and Roebuck Bay Working Group … Continue reading

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cataloging dinosaur footprints near Broome …

Geoff Vivian reports on the latest dinosaur research surrounding Broome’s coastline. This important research will be ongoing for decades or more, not just 3 years. The tracks and fossils are contained in sandstone hundreds of metres thick. ¬†ScienceNetwork WA‘s photo. … Continue reading

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Save the Kimberley tribute to the late custodian of a rare environment …

Tributes to a senior indigenous lawman keep coming on Facebook, this one by a Save The Kimberley founder does justice to the struggle for a Wild Kimberley for the future. Mr Roe fought long and hard to stop the rare … Continue reading

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pindanpost’s milestones …

Two more milestones reached with pindanpost, both quite unbelievable. Reached 170,000 page views yesterday since I started this blog, but even better today, …plus 891 more for a total of 900 followers! Puts the pressure on, it does. Thanks to … Continue reading

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greatly exaggerated environmentalism …

Dr Walter Starck has just written another column for Quadrant about the environmental campaign against dredging ports in Queensland. I do have concerns on dredging at Gladstone, where there were many anecdotal stories and evidence of disease in the fisheries … Continue reading

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a trip of discovery … where dinosaurs tread

This morning, I sent my grandson Elstan on a ‘cruise’ to see something of Broome’s attractions. Armed with a digital camera, another beautiful sunny day, these were his images, showing some of the town’s large collection of dinosaur tracks. Sauropods … Continue reading

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