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wild and still free …

Earlier this year, some local wild horses came to check out the ‘treat supply’, and meet with ecologist Craig Downer. Ecologist, Craig Downer from the US,  recently visited these horses near Broome. He had this comment to make: “Such a … 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 horse enlightenment …

The science on the impact of wild horses and the environment is now in. The benefits outweigh the negatives. The only reason that authorities have used to demonize wild horses is falsified. It was all about the money, or they … Continue reading

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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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the mud reef garden, exposed, Part 5 …

The scenery this morning on Cable Beach, Broome, calm, with dawn reflections, click to enlarge images:

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reef images on Cable Beach, part4 …

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low tide colours at Cable Beach, part3 …

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part 2 at Cable beach mud reef …

Partly overcast, but perfect weather for a study of the Cable Beach mud reef exposed at low tide, click to enlarge …

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long lost holes in the ice …

It was worse than we thought, a long time ago: Oct 09, 2014 “Long-lost” satellite images shed new light on global sea ice…enormous holes found in the arctic Vencore Weather “Long-lost” satellite images shed new light on global sea i…enormous … Continue reading

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doomed to repeat history …

Following on from last year’s Christmas Turkey Antarctic ice stranding, a new expedition is being set for this year again. Any spare rescue vessels about this time? Do they know about Antarctica’s record ice extent? Antarctic sea ice hits record level … Continue reading

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