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blooming green … and amber

No barley shortage for the breweries and malters. The increasing atmospheric CO2 is causing a blooming of necessary carbon matter of the type needed to produce a good drop, as shown by recent trials: Plant Growth Database (8 January 2015) … Continue reading

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weather, not climate …

The warmer seas in the north have given Australia one of the biggest boosts to the rural sector, rainfall to die for. In the 3 months to December 31, the North and East of the continent has had exceptional rains. … 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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flora and fauna …

…Some favorites

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Kimberley gold …

…Wonderful, but harsh country

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the year ending 2014 …

Boab trees in Broome’s shopping precinct of Chinatown.   Now, to start off 2015, we don’t have fireworks here in Broome tonight, so we wait for Australia day in January to make up for it. Hopefully it will be raining … Continue reading

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Kimberley in colour, shape and form …

…Some interesting pics taken the past year or so, I do get around the north a bit. The problem is deciding where to next, click to enlarge.

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the man in the tree …

… Boab Trees are great for messages, here’s another…. click to enlarge

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ancient crocodile, ancient reef …

These small crocodiles inhabit many Kimberley Rivers. Scanned, from early photos … Winjana Gorge is home to a large number of Johnson’s River Freshwater Crocodiles, in river pools below an ancient Devonian Reef. The reef pictured here below is from … Continue reading

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