Nature Behind the Scenes

“If a tree falls in the woods in 2015 it will probably be recorded, and we have another year of surprises to look forward to…” The great wildlife camera trap tales of 2014 According to my Twitter profile, I have been on social media since 2010.  It seems to me the camera trap really came […]

Nature Seemingly Springs Eternal in Alice

“it is lovely when a symbol like that can help connect you to a new place” OK – I wasn’t prepared. All those maps of Australia show Alice Springs as the dot in the middle. All those maps are two-dimensional. I expected, for some reason, a flat depauperate ‘desert’ landscape. And I am supposed to […]

Landscape Repair – Who Should Pay?

“expenditure on programs to restore the landscape shouldn’t be accounted as an ‘expense’, these costs should be capitalised, recognising they are investments in the Australian landscape asset that will harvest returns for generations” Australia is an ancient continent. After tens-of-thousands of years of indigenous use of the already-old land, we decided to ramp up our […]