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picking …

The new plant Nursery is almost reticulated, seeds are being collected, but the smokeĀ  and fire is not helping and keeping us away… … lots of seed picking to do over the next three months, subject to fire of course.

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Mangroves at Willie’s Creek …

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back to the bush … station life

Station country in both Kimberley and Pilbara areas that I visit on field trips are covered in this interesting blog with guest posters from cattle station women. My brother managed Liveringa Station in the ’60s, when it was a sheep … Continue reading

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massive green kill …

The most insidious installations of renewable energy are those that cause mass killing of wildlife. Flocks of birds, zapped and fried in an instance. (via Greenie Watch) Uh oh: California solar plant fries thousands of birds in mid-flight Workers at … Continue reading

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unclassified, and extremely remote, species …

The Kimberley and adjacent regions have many remote inaccessible areas, which means that much of the flora and fauna is unclassified. Geoff Vivian reports: Remote Kimberley teeming with unclassified life. I have heard many strange frog calls on field trips … Continue reading

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the tomato business from the bush …

Bush tomatos are a strong commercial possibility for cultivation, something we will be looking at in the near future … http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bushtelegraph/bush-tomato/5652550 [...] The plant in question is the bush tomato, also known as the bush raisin, a very close relative … Continue reading

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cooler and wiser, except for Lurch … lecturing Africans

No CO2 warming after all, says : BOMBSHELL: Study shows greenhouse gas induced warming dropped for the past 14 years [...] The findings contradict the main tenet of AGW theory which states increasing greenhouse gases including the primary greenhouse gas … Continue reading

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gardens in the desert, species …

Click to enlarge, more images of desert species found on the Kidson Track …

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beaching it, earlier this year …

Click to enlarge … March 2014 The next day:

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desert trekking …

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