Tag Archives: nature

Mad As … a new Black Comedy film

Fun to be had, now, where is that spare 10G’s to star in this film … sponsor anyone? It goes to David Batty for his new film project. Well I may be able to rustle up 3G’s. A weekend with … Continue reading

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CO2 is good for our health … and the planet

Yet another CO2 causes ‘Greening’ article arrives, adding to hundreds more already out there: Studies: CO2 Emissions Are Greening The Planet Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch ‘Global Greening is the most important ecological trend on Earth today’ Even … Continue reading

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more CO2 please …

Seagrass is under threat from a number of sources, such as excess fertilizer run-off, ship’s ballast tanks, but here, it was a marine ‘heat-wave’. SNWA posts: Camera-carrying turtles reveal seagrass decline Well, they are going to like this then: Increasing CO2 … Continue reading

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enhancing the greenery …

Plant-eating insects have an environmental role that is mostly hidden to the environment, and often disturbed by the careless use of chemicals. Herbivores Enhance the Carbon Flux to CO2-Enriched Forest Soils Paper Reviewed Meehan, T.D., Couture, J.J., Bennett, A.E. and … Continue reading

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colour in the centre, Alice Springs …

Yeras ago, I travelled to Alice Springs to help start a scientific investigation into the Bush Yams through collecting samples and DNA. I was taken by the wide range of desert species abounding in the Desert Park showpiece display centre, where … Continue reading

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deep fried solar ‘streamers’ …

The bird cookers want more free money, to pay off their ‘loans’ it seems, despite mega problems for the wildlife passing by the solar farm, it’s no wonder Google adjusts climate algorhythms, they would be big losers without the ‘globull … Continue reading

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global cooling now …

It appears we are much cooler now than a few thousand years ago, researchers now admit. Now the ..it hits the fan, this is not the talking points the ‘warmies’ agreed to. Hotter by about 2.5C, with marginal (to life) … Continue reading

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Laurie Sampi, environmental stalwart to the end …

Very difficult to get a photo of Laurie, shy to the end. Thanks Laurie for being a great help and indigenous mentor for the environment. Laurie passed away after a short illness last week. Laurie has worked with me as … Continue reading

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loving the monsoon …

Superb rainfall over the last few days, where it’s not all at once, has fallen over all of the Kimberley. Cape Leveque even had 400mm overnight, though it was an outlier. Gutters are not needed here: and sometimes, it’s hard … 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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