Bathing rights

Originally posted on Popular Blogs:
There is a walk I like to take, past a natural birdbath hewn in a stone face, where querulous Musk Lorikeets and Rainbow Lorikeets argue over bathing rights. Lorikeets in Adelaide, South Australia. Copyright thecuriouscribbler 2015. It makes me think of my son’s Economics notes: “Economics is the study of scarcity. ……

Cape Range National Park

Near Exmouth in Western Australia is Cape Range National Park which is known for its fringing coral reef 260km. Blessed by the warm Leuwinn current which runs southward, it creates the ideal condition for corals which results in one of the longest fringing coral reefs in the world. In fact, the reef in some places…