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come in, ‘Spinners’ …

Video of the rare Dwarf Spinning Dolphins at Price’s Point, just 60km north of Broome:   James Price Point Spinners Short film of the James Price Point Spinners with Simon Allen, Research Biologist, Murdoch University, Perth, WA. Location: Broome, The … Continue reading

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a winning environmental horticulture move …

Nursery activities are in full swing in preparation anticipation for a splendid start to the wet season. Starting from November 1, the ‘wet season’ lasts until April 30. Rain before December 31 is always a bonus here. That’s Savannah tree planting … Continue reading

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Kimberley wild horse country …

Last month’s trek through the SE Kimberley, where three deserts meet, was full of unexpected results. Some are now downloaded here, click to enlarge: Horses, Also the odd dromedary:

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wild horses and mustangs … Craig Downer visits Australia

My fortunate nature trek last month to Lake Gregory, Paruku, the junction of 3 deserts in Western Australia, was a great, if somewhat sad story. Late last year, the WA Government, via Department of Agriculture held several helicopter sorties around … Continue reading

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imaging the SE Kimberley …

Last weekend’s trek thru the Tanami, Balgo region gives up these images, click to enlarge:

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flora and fauna trek, part 3 …

Awesome Lake Gregory, plant collector’s dream, click to enlarge

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big Kimberley trek, part 2 …

Cutting across country along numerous tracks was a fascinating experience, flora and fauna everywhere … click twice for high resolution

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Big Kimberley Adventure, part 1 …

Back from an awesome expedition to the South-East Kimberley, some shocks, some highlights, and awesome company. The purpose shall be revealed at a later stage. Meanwhile, …A totally awesome Boab tree, Adansonia gregorii, near Derby. Then …A couple of people … Continue reading

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friendly dragon …

Another dragon getting friendly with the crew … The dragon was found while looking for Gardenia pyriformis fruit:

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burning the Dampier Peninsula …

 Video Fiercely burning fires are devastating large tracts of bush surrounding Broome.  The Dampier Peninsula (20000 km2), is now almost 70% burnt, and with  strong Easterlies today, now has several fronts marching towards the coast. Check the inter-active fire map here: … Continue reading

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