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Beeches Invade Paradise!

In the old days in New Zealand, you needed to add the right prefix to telephone numbers to ring the adjacent villages. Our number was a 3-digit figure in the Clyde exchange. 912 more words

New Zealand

Tropical Rainforest in .... South Westland?

At Ship Creek, just a few kilometers north of Haast, in South Westland, New Zealand, there is a wonderful boardwalk though an original swamp forest. The key tree is kahikatea ( 764 more words

New Zealand

World Wildlife Week: Tigers & Territories!

As a part of celebrating World Wildlife Week I was sharing information about the importance of saving our Natural Heritage, trying to create awareness among the growing population of nature lovers and wildlife photographers. 454 more words

Eco-tourism

World Wildlife Week: Spotted and Sambar Deer

As a part of celebrating World Wildlife Week I will be sharing information about the importance of saving our Natural Heritage, hopefully trying to create awareness among the growing population of nature lovers and wildlife photographers. 342 more words

Eco-tourism

The Kai Point Coal Mine - Late Cretaceous vegetation treasure-trove

The lowlands south of Dunedin (New Zealand), used to be almost impassable wetlands. The local Maoris were incredulous when the first Western explorers of the mid 19th century insisted on making their way tediously directly through it. 1,299 more words

New Zealand

Sunday Nature Quote: The Woods and Trees

“I think people who don’t know the woods very well sometimes imagine it as a kind of undifferentiated mass of greenery, an endless continuation of the wall of trees they see lining the road. 23 more words

Photography

Some Animal Behavior Footage from Costa Rica

Whenever I have the opportunity to visit a national park in Costa Rica, I obviously take my camera with me so I can try to get some good photos or videos of all the wildlife I hope to see. 340 more words

Wildlife