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Digging into the mudflats

On Wednesday and Thursday mornings last week, second year Marine Science students travelled across Pedder Bay to explore a nearby mudflat.

While it is a challenging ecosystem to navigate around, marine scientists did very well –  not a single student was left behind, nor a single gumboot! 156 more words

Pedder Bay


tide washing in
over the mudflats
scent of salt and mangroves
safe harbour

three photos


Mothers' day song

This year’s Mothers’ Day post comes with a theme tune, lists and links. It was that kind of day.

Previous instalments
Non-ideal, but better than expected… 163 more words

16-04-08 WPC - Future

There is no present or future; only the past, happening over and over again now.”

Eugene O’Neill

The Challenge this week is “Future”.

By the time you see this it will be my past… 8 more words


'Glorious Mud'

Saw these navy divers arrive in their Land Rover and park up.

I am sure that the two with their faces in the mud were being put through their paces by the other divers who were presumably their instructional staff? 108 more words


Silver Lake Construction Mudflat

Silver Lake Park in Prince William County does not normally have mudflats. They are a result of the current dam rehabilitation project. This project is noisy and makes the park less enjoyable. 80 more words