propaganda watch …

When you have to doctor images, exaggerate stories, adjust the data, you know the left have lost the environmental plot. Ecowatch are fine with it:


The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere was the largest year-to-year increase ever recorded, NOAA report finds. CO2 concentrations grew by more…

 Of course, I could not let this past without a comment …  Tom Harley Using doctored images is the agenda of a failed hypothesis. CO2 is colourless and odourless. This is pure propaganda.

The propaganda gets worse:

The Town of Wawayanda is in the fertile, black dirt region of New York State. The rural way of life is now under threat from America’s shale gas boom.

Competitive Power Ventures has proposed to build a fracked gas power plant in Wawayanda, New York. New York has banned fracking, but not the mass build out

I would say the Rural way of life has been smashed by Obama-politics, by bashing coal and gas. Fortunately, the fracking States did their own thing, such as North Dakota. Pity about the cheap prices though the customer wins.

North Dakota and fracking – SourceWatch

Feb 27, 2016 – For the past 60 years North Dakota has been an oil producing state. However, in recent years the state has seen a boom in the state’s Bakken …

Another wild claim from Australian Institutions, courtesy of the Galileo Movement, Doomsday 2030, wild climate claim:

The Galileo Movement and wattsupwiththat shared a link.
Guest essay by Eric Worrall Researchers at University of Queensland and Griffith University have published a study, which claims global warming will exceed the…

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley) Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Incorporated Kimberley Environmental Horticulture (KEH) is a small group of committed individuals who promote the use of indigenous plants for the landscaping of parks and gardens. Rehabilitation of Kimberley coast, bushland and pastoral regions are also high on our agenda. This includes planting seedlings, weed control, damage from erosion or any other environmental matter that comes to our attention. We come from all walks of life, from Professionals and Trades oriented occupations, Pensioners and Students, Public Servants and the Unemployed. We have a community plant nursery where we trial many old and new species, with a view to incorporating these into our landscaping trials. Our labour force are mainly volunteers, but with considerable help from the 'work for the dole' program, Indigenous Community Development Employment Program (CDEP) groups and the Ministry of Justice, with their community work orders; in this way we manage to train many people in the horticultural skills needed for indigenous plant growing. We constantly undertake field trips that cover seed and plant collection in the Kimberley. Networking around the Kimberley region and the east Pilbara is a necessary part of promoting our activities. We consult on a range of Environmental and Landscaping matters that deal with our region. Our activities involve improving Broome's residential streetscapes by including 'waterwise' priciples in planting out nature strips. Sustainable environmental horticulture is practised by members of our group. We use existing vegetation as the backbone of any plantings, using these species to advantage when planning to develop tree forms or orchards. The Broome region is sensitive to development. Subsequently many weed species have become dominant in and around developed areas. The use and movement of heavy machinery is the biggest single cause of environmental degradation. We dont live in a 'Tropical Paradise' but on the edge of the Great Sandy Desert. The plants that survive best here, grow in well-drained pindan sand, and are found from the Dampier Peninsular southward to where average rainfall is below 600mm. When we use rainforest species, detail is important when planting, water catchment, sunlight and understorey species are all considered. The use of recycled 'grey' water is an advantage here as well as treated waste-water, although many local species do not fare well with nutrients from this source. We use waterwise planting methods which include harvesting asmuch rainwater as possible, with swales designed to hold up to 200 litres, to help recharge the local groundwater aquifer. There has been a serious decline in this aquifer over the last few years. With the fast expansion of the Broome peninsular, more and more land is being covered by concrete, iron and bitumen so that much less water is available to replenish the aquifer, allowing the salt content to become significantly higher. The small Broome Peninsular is on the south-western corner of the Dampier Peninsular (bound by Broome, Derby and Cape Leveque at the northern tip). Compaction by vehicles also inhibits water retention due to the content of our local pindan sand, hard as concrete in the dry, going to soft and sloppy mud after rain. None of us are botanists, inevitably we have got some names wrong, names changed, or have not gone to sub-species level. If you note a photo or description may be wrong, please e-mail to
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One Response to propaganda watch …

  1. Doctoring images definitely doesn’t help!

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