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Much to learn, Grasshopper*

*Namely cane toad busting, boat trailer parking and how to conduct insect-finding expeditions in 40-degree heat.

November 17, 1845.

 ‘Whilst on this expedition, we observed a great number of grasshoppers of a bright brick colour dotted with blue: the posterior part of the corselet and the wings were blue; it was two inches long, and its antennae three quarters of an inch.’ — Ludwig Leichhardt… 1,401 more words

Northern Territory

5 Fun Fishing Facts Novices Don't Know

1). Criss-Cross: Wonder why toothy walley rarely sheer your line, but muskie and pike do? Walleye might be toothy but the cross-sections of their teeth are round unlike the razor sharp teeth of muskie and pike. 240 more words


What's all the fuss about?

After a few exciting days of crane photography, it was time for us to meander down the road.  Three years ago we first heard about Patagonia State Park in southern Arizona.  844 more words


5 Reason to Visit Naples Florida

I’ve said it many times – Naples is an amazing place for a vacation. And in the midst of winter – a particularly cold winter for many people in the Northeast – there couldn’t be a better time to make the trip. 224 more words

Cal Staggers

Sailing Around The World - The Emuna Endeavor


The year is moving along so fast! It is a great adventure learning to be a proper crew member for the sailing trip around the world in 2016. 40 more words

Emuna Endeavor

Hauling in the Crab Traps - Monochrome Madness

Every part of our Bering Sea Crab Fishermen’s Tour whilst in Ketchikan was enthralling. Right down to watching the water spraying off the winch as the crab traps were hauled up on deck! 26 more words


Sunday Quotes

Things sometimes happen unexpectedly that can make you re-evaluate your priorities. They can be things that turn into big life events (like getting hit by a boat), or small things that may mean nothing to some one else, but mean something you. 80 more words