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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 1158: Some Collective Action on Environment Restoration

So the other day I raged and despaired, and even though I’m not feeling optimistic about the state of things I want to talk about some stuff that is having a positive effect. The Cooks River is not exactly what … Continue reading

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Natural Life Essence: Dune [Beginning]

One listen for this one. I wanted to go for imagery but I didn’t quite know how to go about it, so I tried to go for what the song (and the album as a whole) seemed to be trying … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Beach

This is a location that I very much would like to return to sooner rather than later; not so much for swimming, but for exploring, or at least what I’d consider to be exploring. Whilst perhaps a bit bright in … Continue reading

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Stabilising Sand

Here’s a shot taken at The Hawks Nest Dunes. This was taken on the same field trip as these three photos. I feel as though this photo has a strong sense of layering due to the sand taking up most … Continue reading

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Dune Vegetation

That is to say, more dune vegetation! A lot of low-lying flora helping to stabilise the dune. With enough time it will grow thick and create great stabilisation. Whilst it may not seem like it, dune systems can be pretty … Continue reading

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Gradual Spread Across the Dune

Here’s a shot with some clustering vegetation on the dunes near Hawks Nest. This probably has a bit to do with the angle of the shot, but the vegetation appears to be spreading outward on a line rather than spread … Continue reading

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Barren Vegetation on a Dune

Another shot taken from the Hawks Nest Dunes. I had a bit of difficulty in choosing which version to go for; hence both being included. The monochrome version has a nice contrast to it. The barren vegetation becomes more┬á hard … Continue reading

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Hawks Nest Dunes

One of the places visited on the recent field trip. Larges swathes of sand with a bit of vegetation (and much more vegetation behind the dunes). I like the simplicity of this photo. Not too much detail and the soft … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 524: Diatribe Regarding Sand Dunes

I do not have much time and I feel the need to write and yet I have nothing that I can think of that would be worth writing about, so let’s go with the wall and see what sticks. I … Continue reading

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Congwong Beach

This is a beach in La Perouse. As you can see, this is a beach that has sand. The sand is somewhere between coarse and very fine. The beachfront is wide, but overall Congwong is a smaller beach than some … Continue reading

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