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Carmel River State Beach

In lesson 1 of our science program (Apologia’s Zoology 2: Exploring Creation with Swimming Creatures of the Fifth Day) we learned what estuaries are and the brackish water that fills them. 402 more words


...still waiting for the bears ...

Again today no bears were observed at the Falls and related area – apparently the peak of the salmon migration is now well past.  (FYI – July is the peak.) As the migration progresses, salmon are no longer jumping the falls. 196 more words

Skippool Creek And The River Wyre Estuary

So there we were, A and G and I, potentially immersed ankle deep in mud and water, slogging our way from one abandoned boat  to another.   191 more words

Waves and shine

A little water body, a few gentle waves and a setting sun- recipe for a beautiful evening

F-stop: f/5.6
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Sawgrass Swamp Airboat Tour Adventure

Southern Florida is home to a one-of-a-kind national treasure of bio-diversity.  In the Florida Everglades, a vast expanse of tropical wetlands, you’ll find more than 350 species of birds, and thousands of plants, animals, fish and invertebrates that make up this living dynamic ecosystem. 267 more words


My part of town today

A frosty morning, then clouds but oh so little air movement across the Pauatahanui Inlet today.

Here are some of the views that greeted me as I went out and about this morning.