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Red-legged Honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus)

The Red-legged Honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus) is a very small bird species occurring from southern Mexico through Central America to Peru, Bolivia, and central Brazil. 122 more words


At the bottom of things: Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver

In the forest…

Listen to the sounds

Pinecones, woodbugs

Moss and bees

Water, wind and leaves


Flight Potential - Photo of the Day Nov 24, 2014

Montreal has a ton of great attractions, including the Biodome, which is housed in the Olympic Stadium. It contains several different ecosystems including a tropical rainforest, a deciduous forest, and a sub-arctic area. 73 more words

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Blue Mountains Botanic Garden

What would you rather? Get on a gym treadmill and watch the four corners of the gym whilst listening to your ipod or go for a bushwalk in a beautiful Botanic Garden and discover about 40,000 native, exotic and rare plants whilst breathing in the fresh and cool mountain air. 425 more words


Return of "Artwork of the month"

This month, after a time of family ill health, I’m bringing back Artwork of the month. This November it’s a painting that’s hanging on my wall, which I made 14 years ago, and still remains a favourite. 148 more words


Climate Change and the Rainforest

I attended an extremely interesting seminar this week at my university (Florida International University) covering the effects of climate change (formally global warming) on the rainforest in South America. 473 more words


Toucans, Treetops & Tiny Frogs

I got to visit Costa Rica recently – and it totally bowled me over. Reason being, the colours are out of this world. From lime green to hot pink, this Latin American slice could give the Dulex colour chart a run for its money. 234 more words