Wild Australia Links

Image: BHL, Wombat What would Australians like others know about local biodiversity, parks, and wildlife? Spotlight on #WildOz with relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Headlines‘Dingoes were here first’: the landowners who say letting ‘wild dogs’ live pays dividends – [email protected] department tried to bury research that found huge underspend on Australian threatened species …

Wild Australia

Hashtags Planeta.com spotlights Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas. Twitter shorthand is hashtag: #WildOz 2021 Biodiversity Conferencetwitter.com/i/events/1438542649527443466 Acoustic Labacousticobservatory.org Key Links: Parks AustraliaParks AustraliaNational [email protected]_Australia Recommended ListeningIf you’re not already listening to Off Track, make it part of your podcast playlist. Kudos to @jones_ann and @RadioNational. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or your favourite podcast app.#ABCWildOz YouTubehttp://www.abc.net.au/news/wildoz HeadlinesThe bushfires …

Richard McLellan

Photo: Lis McLellan, Butcher’s Track, Western Rangelands, WA At times when Twitter is either too bleak or blandly milquetoast, it’s refreshing to see info and photos that respect people and landscape and so much more. Easily a Twitter fave, here’s our spotlight on Richard McLellan, aka @RichardMcLellan Research ecologist @[email protected] : #Santalum#Sandalwood — Chair #[email protected]

Western Australia

Photo: Mark Pegrum, HMAS Sydney Memorial, Geraldton Western Australia is the country’s largest state, covering the western third of the continent of Australia. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/pMg8eYVChets9dSKA GeographyWestern Australia is the country’s largest state. Desert occupies most of the territory. Among the natural highlights: The Kimberley Western Australia is bordered by South Australia and the Northern Territory. …

Murray-Darling Basin

Photo: Tim J Keegan, Riverina Irrigation The Murray-Darling basin covers 14% of Australia’s land mass generates 40% of the country’s income derived from agricultural production. Its name is derived from its two major rivers, the Murray River and the Darling River. It spans most of the states of New South Wales and Victoria, the Australian Capital …

Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park

Photo The Flinders Ranges are the largest mountain range in South Australia, which starts approximately 366 km (227 miles) north of Adelaide. The discontinuous ranges stretch for over 430 km (270 miles) from Port Pirie to Lake Callabonna. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/acKyiPrbsHyU1fgC7 Key Linksparks.sa.gov.au Elsewhere on the WebJeff Morgan Panorama Gallery Recommended ListeningThe curious geologist – In …

Macquarie Dictionary

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Australia’s Macquarie Dictionary – macquariedictionary.com.au – was first published in print in 1981 and has been online since 2003. Its reputation has gone from strength to strength. It is regarded as the standard reference on Australian English. What we like – Macquarie describes language as it is used. The Twitter …

Adelaide Links

Adelaide Flag What would locals like others know about Adelaide, South Australia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: TimeCurrent local time in Adelaide HeadlinesNew hospital and arena may affect park lands heritage listingGlenthorne National Park – Ityamaiitpinna Yarta officially proclaimedAdelaide’s infamous cock-ups: The lasting legacy of big decisions in the City of Churcheshttp://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/tripadvisor-tourist-reviews-of-adelaide-lash-some-of-the-citys-most-popular-attractions/news-story/f82d8e2e74e13bbc67e0ae1c0f0b6c8chttp://indaily.com.au/business/media-week/2016/02/19/adelaide-uni-cuts-radio-adelaide-free …

Future Tense

Elsewhere on the Web Recommended Listening! One of our favorite podcasts helps listeners get a jump on the future. Australian Broadcasting Commission’s Future Tense – abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense – explores social, cultural, political, and economic fault lines arising from rapid change. The weekly half-hour program/podcast takes a critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways …

Australia Links

Australia Flag What would locals like visitors to know about Australia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesClimate change – Some communities are already adaptingClarice Beckett: Australian artist’s place in global art history cemented in exhibitionThe Key of Sea – BroadsheetAustralia changes word in anthem to honor Indigenous people – APSpanker Knob, Bullshit …