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Winter Wildflowers

Tomorrow is the first day of spring, when Perthites start to think about spring wildflowers. What many don’t realise is that there are actually wildflowers all year round in Perth; they are just more plentiful in spring. 73 kata lagi

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Off a Duck's Back

As well as yesterday’s kookaburras, we have recently seen plenty of interesting waterbirds at Lake Claremont in Perth’s western suburbs. This seasonal lake largely dries up in summer, but is now fairly full from the winter rain. 36 kata lagi

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What's Kooking?

We’ve also been seeing some interesting animals since returning to Perth. These two kookaburras have been hanging around in our suburban garden lately. They appear to be just sitting there, posing for photographs. 17 kata lagi

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Tree Planting - Helena River

For Plastic Free July, Bolt Coffee ran a Bring One, Get One Tree initiative – for every reusable coffee cup that people used during the month of July, one coffee bean went into a, for every bean we plant a tree. 142 kata lagi

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Sammi's Story

Up close observations of bald eagles are rare and usually reserved for biologists and dedicated naturalists, however if you have been to Trailside Museums and Zoo at Bear Mountain State Park over the last 30 years, then you have probably had an intimate encounter with Samantha, our impressive resident bald eagle. 631 kata lagi

Flora & Fauna

Perfume of flowers

The fields are filled,
With the perfume of flowers,
Poppies grow and sunflowers thrive,
While dandelions and daisies,
Pop up in the green of the grass, 164 kata lagi

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