Tag Archives: travel

happy fish are warmer fish …

I am about to leave on a field trip to where there are no fish … The Great Sandy Desert beckons, I will be back on Sunday night all going well.In the meantime, some reading at Jonova, where Salmon are … Continue reading

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it’s rainfall that really matters …

Dr Jennifer Marohasy et al, released their new paper at the 9th International Conference on Climate Change this week: The Need for a New Paradigm, Including for Rainfall Forecasting By jennifer on July 11, 2014 The following paper was delivered … 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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awarding the best scientists in Climate Science …

The 9th International Conference on Climate change has begun today in Chicago. There are 64 speakers over the three days, and a number of Science Awards will be presented to the most distinguished. Joe Bast’s opening remarks: [...] [...] Climate … Continue reading

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back into pindan woodland …

Click to enlarge these images from a field trip last week: This chap was watching us closely …Then a collection of fruit from the Jalgir, or Styptic Tree, Canarium australianum:

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defence against imported viruses …

Australia has chickens as an early warning for disease control: Chickens still form line of defence in northern virus control Unlike the US, which uses immigrants flooding over the border, with the first new case of swine flu. Illegal Alien … Continue reading

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the tin ear …

Caligula’s spawn keeps golfing, or is it Nero: Glenn Reynolds posts an UPDATE: Barack Obama Golfs While Middle East Burns. “Last weekend Barack Obama played his 175th and 176th rounds of golf as president. He played first at Sunnylands, the … Continue reading

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winning for the environment …

My life’s work, traveling the Kimberley, while implementing environmental horticulture projects: Our projects are now going forward on steroids, which has slowed down my postings here.

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the unbelievable hypocrisy of the 0.01% …

Clueless, but rich Leonardo: The talk: The walk: HOLLYWOOD star Leo DiCaprio has hired billionaire Man City owner Sheikh Mansour’s mega yacht so he and 21 pals can enjoy the World Cup in style. The actor and his friends jetted … Continue reading

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more nuts to grow …

…This variety of Terminalia cunninghamii, ‘pindan walnut’, is much smaller than the Broome variety, but has a similar sized large kernel within. Click to enlarge:

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