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Florida Mangrove Trails - Lido Key, Sarasota

Over the weekend we took the kayaks down to Sarasota, Florida to check out Lido Key beach area and paddle the mangrove trails.  We caught the area during low tide so we ended up getting turned around a few times (in some spots it was completely dry).  111 more words

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My Alphabet of Praise - July 2014

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This month I am praising Jesus for:

Angles

Beaches

Communion

Direction

Energy

Fundraisers

Games

Helicopters

Intuition

Jello

Ketchup

Lampposts

Mangroves

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Urbanisation impacts abundance (but not richness) of salt marsh molluscs

The preliminary results are now in: urbanisation at the landward boundary of coastal salt marshes is associated with a two-fold reduction in the density of molluscs inhabiting adjacent coastal salt marsh… 321 more words

Matt Rees reblogged this on fish thinkers and commented:

A great summary by Ben Gooden on Geoff Clarke's research examining the impact of urbanisation on salt marsh snails. It was a lot of fun hanging out counting snails in the mud, especially along the shores of Lake Illawarra (we saw some weird things). Make sure you head over to Ben's blog for more interesting ecological posts!

A smack of jellyfish

As promised, here’s the finished redwork bird design from yesterday, done up as a mock kitchen journal cover using the font Asterism, and a woven fabric texture from… 334 more words

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