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Forum: Conservation Today, 08:16
Replies: 82
Views: 21,193
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Widespread fish kills .....

Jeez - when even bl**dy European Carp start rolling over and dying because of low oxygen levels, sediment etc then you know things are crook all over ...........
Forum: Conservation Today, 07:11
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Lyrebirds and forest owl populations decimated in bushfire crisis

https://www.theage.com.au/environment/conservation/lyrebirds-and-forest-owl-populations-decimated-in-bushfire-crisis-20200124-p53ukh.html?fbclid=IwAR1lryezlBm-0JXLev6L9ZOB3DMqINAONaEho6iCt_IhR0DvVSspM...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Today, 06:43
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Very sad news ..... not only for it's intrinsic...

Very sad news ..... not only for it's intrinsic beauty, but also because Lyrebirds play a key role in maintaining the health and fire resistance of forests.

I'm amazed that up until now they have...
Forum: Conservation Today, 05:35
Replies: 62
Views: 5,055
Posted By Chosun Juan
Thumbs up The Value of Indigenous Wisdom in Protecting the Environment

https://mygobe.com/explore/value-indigenous-wisdom-environment/?fbclid=IwAR2EkhnP0Q1VS9MR8FcKfIqnAk4BEtP16gX-XRpg0JOHfNiKADns1kfoQh8





Chosun :gh:
Forum: Conservation Today, 05:14
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Angry " Survival-by-respect or death-by-stupid: your choice Straya"

That's far too narrow a view .... :cat:
It omits entirely the part where the Australian Government lit the fires (/kept them burning) .....:eek!:

It's just a symptom of a far bigger...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 10:33
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Australia's bushfires contribute to record surge in global emissions: UK Met Office

https://www.sbs.com.au/news/australia-s-bushfires-contribute-to-record-surge-in-global-emissions-uk-met-office?fbclid=IwAR2tpG5vLCpthBxYb8H_RlapyjwM_vHyqxvVJnYcfllELG7i6jLcN2Utrwc





Chosun :gh:
Forum: Nikon Yesterday, 10:03
Replies: 61
Views: 7,500
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question Such things now need to be a consideration...

Such things now need to be a consideration .....

I hope Nikon brings the full 24MP and IBIS, 'only' 20MP and no IBIS would be a very low bar ........
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 09:56
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Bushfire debris turns Gippsland's Tambo River to sludge, suffocating eels

https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2020-01-23/eels-found-dead-in-polluted-tambo-river/11893646?pfmredir=sm&fbclid=IwAR09TppaTJWJGvSXtdA6CekjzGmD4x23Pvc1kLXCXWmiz92Un5mQdizowRA





Chosun :gh:
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 03:31
Replies: 82
Views: 21,193
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy 40kg Murray cod among thousands of fish killed in Upper Murray

https://www.theland.com.au/story/6596244/fire-sparks-massive-upper-murray-fish-kill/?cs=4941&fbclid=IwAR2WfeYOVfAyBUoyVWFRdJbUtiE6iExRw-wjyo499UZ4DSy-C8ePCQseuzI

Running out of words...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 23rd January 2020, 08:51
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Sad news - Three Americans dead after firefighting water bomber crashes

https://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2020/01/23/australia/australia-firefighter-crash-intl-hnk/index.html





Chosun :gh:
Forum: Conservation Thursday 23rd January 2020, 03:51
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Angry A burning question: Why was Australia’s government so ill-prepared for the bushfires?

https://www.economist.com/asia/2020/01/11/why-was-australias-government-so-ill-prepared-for-the-bushfires?fsrc=scn/fb/te/bl/ed/aburningquestionwhywasaustraliasgovernmentsoillpreparedforthebushfiresasi...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 22nd January 2020, 09:37
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb 'Little hope' of curbing catastrophic bushfires unless traditional knowledge utilised

https://www.sbs.com.au/nitv/article/2020/01/22/little-hope-curbing-catastrophic-bushfires-unless-traditional-knowledge-utilised?fbclid=IwAR06hydYRI4m7wFp8CSDvzCHbPsjMH5oRX0MmIxvpgoeURxTlADSN5tqNlM



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Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 21st January 2020, 13:08
Replies: 36
Views: 1,993
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question How Can a Star Be Older Than the Universe?

https://www.space.com/how-can-a-star-be-older-than-the-universe.html?utm_campaign=meetedgar&utm_medium=social&utm_source=meetedgar.com&fbclid=IwAR2u_3lIvI5oFlv3wXiPKhgxjcqOruRgh0v7XuslGy00oVM04b-PALXf...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 21st January 2020, 11:38
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb What fire regime works for one endangered species won't for another

There is no one size fits all solution - it's going to come down to caring for country...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 21st January 2020, 10:52
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb Epicormic Growth

Factsheet on 'Epicormic Growth' which is one of the mechanisms that Eucalypts (and other native fire adapted vegetation such as Banksias, Hakeas, etc) use to regenerate after fire...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 21st January 2020, 10:12
Replies: 77
Views: 2,961
Posted By Chosun Juan
Your conclusion in this instance is not...

Your conclusion in this instance is not correct.

The closer photo will have a greater percentage of the frame taken up by the candle flame - so of course the two exposures are going to be metered...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 21st January 2020, 08:39
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Exclamation Vetinary advice for how to give water to animals seeking help.

** VERY IMPORTANT !! **

Several pictures have emerged of people giving water to surviving animals fleeing firegrounds - some people unintentionally doing more harm than good .....

Do NOT - pour...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 21st January 2020, 08:16
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Exclamation Sometimes I think that Eucalypts go beyond just a...

Sometimes I think that Eucalypts go beyond just a superb adaptation to fire in the environment - and into the realms of something like the kamakaze ninja cannibals of the plant world !

Looking at...
Forum: Conservation Monday 20th January 2020, 06:53
Replies: 82
Views: 21,193
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy 'Brink of extinction': Steep drop in platypus numbers as drought bites

https://www.smh.com.au/environment/conservation/brink-of-extinction-steep-drop-in-platypus-numbers-as-drought-bites-20200116-p53rz8.html?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook&fbclid=IwAR1yB9WmBc-ZuPwt...
Forum: Conservation Sunday 19th January 2020, 00:11
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Question We've already had countless bushfire inquiries -What good will it do to have another?

https://www.theland.com.au/story/6582820/what-use-is-a-bushfire-royal-commission/?fbclid=IwAR00iP38Lh04fgnxAHyKICZfv26dFzV-Lk4rGpA-9MNPgPoS4sjM7Pq0V8I

57 Public inquiries already - and still sooooo...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 18th January 2020, 17:11
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Unhappy Bushfires: can ecosystems recover from such dramatic losses of biodiversity?

https://theconversation.com/bushfires-can-ecosystems-recover-from-such-dramatic-losses-of-biodiversity-129836?fbclid=IwAR2XZIXAcpYr5_IGnFsd4bVyp2zbWYrYvbwO4mzqCCqhzOkE2_Jr9xuP4Hc

Serious questions...
Forum: Mammals Saturday 18th January 2020, 11:16
Replies: 69
Views: 20,972
Posted By Chosun Juan
Exclamation Interesting information on Kangaroo...

Interesting information on Kangaroo behaviour.
https://environment.des.qld.gov.au/wildlife/animals/living-with/kangaroos

A couple of observations:
* It's not just the dominant male you need to be...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 18th January 2020, 06:23
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Smile Rain !! :)

Rain !! Hallelujah !! :D

But some of it too intense leading to flash flooding of the denuded landscape,
Some of it in the wrong areas to extinguish all the fires,
Lightning thunderstorms even...
Forum: Mammals Saturday 18th January 2020, 05:15
Replies: 69
Views: 20,972
Posted By Chosun Juan
Lightbulb More 'unusual' Kangaroo behaviour .....

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jan/13/photographer-mother-kangaroo-dying-queensland-australia?CMP=share_btn_fb&fbclid=IwAR12e6qauhA-3MMy6nv1hSmoEbkpTdmIli0N1kmsNZPDgnD5ZFbBxkndZIc




Chosun ...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 18th January 2020, 04:33
Replies: 95
Views: 3,720
Posted By Chosun Juan
Arrow MJB, thanks for delving through the minutae of...

MJB, thanks for delving through the minutae of the signal to noise ratio. I did understand that this formed part of the basis for the author's conclusions, but given the wider assumptions and...
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