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Fish Habitat Protection on Fraser Island

Fraser Island has four main fish habitat areas: Happy Valley, Pialba, Waddy Point and Wide Bay. Within them are a variety of wetland regional ecosystems: 307 more words


Photoessay: dead tree beach

Skeleton and ghosts. The monochromes in this set were processed to be as natural as possible using my ‘balanced’ workflow in The Monochrome Masterclass.

Today’s photoessay comes from a beach near Banting, on the west coast of Peninsula Malaysia and about an hour and a half’s drive out of Kuala Lumpur. 568 more words


edward scissorclaw

One of a teeming hoard of small crabs living in the mangroves at Urunga on the NSW north coast. When the tide is low these little guys (about an inch in body) in a rainbow of colours can be seen scuttling about and ducking up out of a carpet of holes in the mud.


Mangroves and shrimp

I love shrimp.  In fact, I love seafood.  I’m very aware of the scarcity of cod in the Northeast U.S.  But I wasn’t aware until recently of the devastation that shrimp farming causes.   327 more words

Climate Change

Guanica to La Parguera

Sunday March 15. Distance traveled 13.2 NM

We got going early and rowed the dingy over the the mangroves and a creek Bob told us about. 315 more words


Florida in Focus: Mangroves


Mangroves are a family of trees adapted to saline or brackish water conditions and are found in tropical regions characterised by low wave action and intensity. 578 more words

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