salt marsh country near Broome …

There are many salt marshes along the Kimberley and Pilbara coastlines. These pics were from near Sandfire on the 80 mile beach. They contain a wide variety of colours and shapes of edible saltbush species.

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From Willies Creek salt marsh north of Broome, come these colours and birds:

Then below are some of Roebuck Plains in the middle of the wet season, where salt marsh reaches calcarious ephemeral salt flats and drainage from ephemeral lakes between Roebuck Bay and Fitzroy River.

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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