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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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judgement finds government actions UNLAWFUL …

I have just finished reading, or perhaps glancing through the 83 page Judgement where the State Government and EPA were found to be acting UNLAWFULLY in regards to the Woodside proposal at James Price Point. It makes a case for … Continue reading

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anniversary video …

Last week was the second anniversary of the day Broome’s peace and quiet was disrupted by an invasion of police: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IilWi552_lw&feature=share&list=UUSyoiT__JluAtP9hrx8RCTg The local Broome Community were protesting the destruction of James Price Point for a giant LNG refinery, along with … Continue reading

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The Age, reports it’s own self-delusion …

Here is The Age, proving once again that they can no longer be described as ‘media’, but agenda driven ideologues, on the way to taking Fairfax into oblivion. The Age tells Julia Gillard to resign because Tony Abbott is awful … Continue reading

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“a global environmental asset” …

The wild west? Eyeing the wildest of the west http://www.theaustralian.com.au ¬†As the article requires logging in, I will reproduce it below as it has extra importance in this region: A whale off James Price Point near Broome, where development is … Continue reading

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