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bayside, low tide on Roebuck Bay ...

Roebuck Bay at low tide. The shoreline in the distance is 10km away. Dampier Creek runs out on the other side of the mangroves. Another boatload of climate refugees visited yesterday. 41 more words

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flowering streets ...

Malvaceae species, above, and Convolvulaceae below,  growing in gardens and landscaping provides great colour. The images below are Ipomoea costata, followed by the white flowering ground cover, Davenportia davenportii, both on a Broome street verge. 9 more words

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back to the bush ... 3

This recent trip was to target the local nut tree, Terminalia cunninghamii. Click to enlarge: The fruit:More groundcovers:

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back to the bush ... 1

Just a few images of a short field trip, this image, an insect predator … A Bloodwood tree, oozing resin from a fire wound. 6 more words

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Cable Beach at low tide ...

More from the low King tide last weekend, click to enlarge:

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Broome's tidal wonder ...

Twice a year, Broome is subject to a wonder of science. Where does all that water come from, and go to. Over ten metres of water column advances in just a bit over 6 hours, then disappears just as quick. 64 more words

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