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Brolga haven …

Brolgas in front of paperbark trees in a conservation park just north of Broome … Brolgas are Australia’s largest crane, click to enlarge.

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conservation park, Broome …

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life at the beach …

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renewable energy’s deadly failures …

Now the carbon tax is gone, there’s a need to cut the rest of the Green boondoggles, wind-farm and solar-farm power environmental vandalism, and stop the funneling of our money to the UN or anyone else for their scams. Both … Continue reading

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‘horrors’ hidden away in a museum … new species

I often wonder what’s hidden away in the museum’s collection, but new species of spider wasn’t one. I would expect live spiders of all kinds. Four mouse spiders were recently named, now they want more. Help is wanted: Old specimens … Continue reading

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naturally occurring Genetic Modification …

This research defies the Green agenda against GM products such as modified Corn and Canola. Natural GM is the result of viral and bacterial parasites, says this latest post from SNWA: Scientists uncover ‘treasure trove’ in jumping genes Written by  … Continue reading

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increasing CO2 effect on plants …

The increasing yield of crops with increased CO2 availability also covers the Australian woodland. Our common Acacia colei, the “Soapbush” for example nearly doubles with 300 extra parts per million: Acacia colei Statistics 300 ppm 600 ppm 900 ppm  Number … Continue reading

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stressed flora like grasses substantially increase with more CO2 …

Grasses love more carbon too, according to this latest research results: Growth Response to CO2 with Other Variables (Water Stress: Grassland Species): An analysis of the post-1994 peer-reviewed scientific literature pertaining to the responses of several grassland species to atmospheric … Continue reading

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Pindan red …

Click to enlarge … Pindan is a wonderful Kimberley colour, that is the essence of our local woodland, from the beach to the desert.

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Parrot fish build coral islands …

Willis has hit on the real reason for some decline in coral reefs, mostly from the Carribean, but applies wherever the coral grazing fish are decimated by over-fishing. Most Pacific Islands are growing, meaning they still have a prolific ocean fauna … Continue reading

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