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Conservation of the Kimberley … enrichment of the Savannah

This post of mine was sent to the ‘local rag’ which is not internet-able, who wanted it reduced to a third, which would have lost it’s meaning. I prefer to publish it here, along with links and images instead. Conservation … Continue reading

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random Kimberley colours …

…click to enlarge The last has the largest of the pea flowers, useful in curries and stir-fries!

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butterfly swamp …

This paperbark swamp alongside tidal mud flats is host to a myriad of butterflys, keeping cool amid a forest with a lot of fallen trees, and a dead car. Here is a short video but WordPress doesn’t recognize the HD … Continue reading

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East Kimberley rocks and trees … Pt2

This scenic region of the Kimberley is rocky and rich in minerals. Mines include Iron Ore, Nickel, Gold, Diamond, Zinc and Lead. Other exploration licenses are investigating coal and copper deposits, as well as oil and gas exploration.

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East Kimberley rocks and hills … Pt1

Traveling the one thousand km trip from West to East Kimberley covers a lot of great hilly and mountain scenery. This series of images taken from Fitzroy Crossing to Kununurra is from a field trip last year, click to enlarge:

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“… no other prison in the world like this.” …

The new Derby Regional Prison has now been open for a few months, in a game-changer for prison design. My crew was instrumental in providing most of the seedlings for the landscape mentioned in this article: Derby’s West Kimberley Regional … Continue reading

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West Kimberley travels …

…From flowers to fruits in West Kimberley travels:

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East Kimberley travels …

From the East Kimberley: Bush Yam flowers …

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Kimberley trees …

…Large Kimberley trees … click to enlarge:  

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river crossing …

… focus whilst moving is sloppy, it’s a single lane bridge: Nearly dry channel, sometimes the Fitzroy River reaches miles wide during monsoonal flooding. Lovely weather!

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