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Dispersants are spreading oil through the water column sparing birds and beaches in the short term but killing turtles and marine life in the contaminated water. The area of contaminated water is ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 267 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 04:36 PM PDT with 323 Recommends
This is another in a series of photo diaries. No double meta here.. just pictures of stuff from on and around the island of Oahu. These are meant purely as distractions from the normal struggles ...
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 99 comments on Mon May 11, 2009 at 09:36 PM PDT with 155 Recommends
On Saturday I memorized the location of the east-most stake that surrounded a Loggerhead nest site in case Isaac eroded the beach. The site was special for me because it's only a few hundred yards ...
by RAW
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 08:47 AM PDT with 98 Recommends
Here we go again. No big deals here.. some critters and a little information. I hope you enjoy this brief distraction.
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 76 comments on Tue May 26, 2009 at 07:23 PM PDT with 96 Recommends
This is another in a series of distraction photo diaries. I refrained once again from using the BOOBIES! misdirection in the diary title although it is always quite tempting. Enjoy.
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 05:02 AM PDT with 69 Recommends
but folks around here say O-clock-knee - or something close to that. Photo diaries about wildflowers and trees, birds and bugs, and maybe some critters as I wander and learn about the natural ...
by PHScott
Comment Count 60 comments on Sat May 11, 2013 at 04:19 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
Here is another in a series of these Hawaiian photo galleries. It serves no serious purpose. I hope you enjoy it.
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 52 comments on Sun May 17, 2009 at 07:19 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
It's only taken us ten years but finally the US government has agreed to set the same stringent rules for imported seafood as for seafood protected by the Marine Mammal Protection Act.
by VL Baker
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2015 at 01:44 PM PST with 62 Recommends
Here we go again. This is just another distraction diary (and I am feeling like I need a distraction after some of the recent news).
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2009 at 09:48 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
This is another in a series of distraction diaries. The purpose is to provide a brief respite from the battles of the day and to provide a reminder that we share this small planet with all kinds of ...
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 59 comments on Mon Jul 06, 2009 at 06:48 PM PDT with 53 Recommends
My father was my hero, but he had one major flaw: he had no affinity for stuff. It simply didn’t attach to him (like it seems to do to me). And once he had quit smoking (at age 82), he had no ...
by carolita
Comment Count 149 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2008 at 07:08 PM PST with 47 Recommends
In these days of domestic terrorism and some major meta I offer this photo diary as a brief distraction. I hope you find it enjoyable.
by Haole in Hawaii
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2009 at 06:12 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a regular series from the Backyard Science group. Here we talk about Mother Nature in all her glory, especially the parts that live nearby. So let us know (as close as you are ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 05:15 AM PST with 35 Recommends
This is a day to think about peace on earth and good will to all people. Peace can break out between the most unlikely companions:
by Wee Mama
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Dec 25, 2009 at 06:57 AM PST with 34 Recommends
The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Blossom end rot threatening your tomatoes?  New frog in the neighborhood? Surly yellow jackets showing up? Please add your own ...
by 6412093
Comment Count 148 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 06:10 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
My roommate has 3 red eared sliders. I am constantly amazed at how smart these little creatures are. While traveling we used a large plastic crate with water in it, instead of an aquarium. Within ...
by l3m0n
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 06:04 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
One of the least-noticed and little-discussed environmental disasters has been taking place around the world over the past two decades, as turtle species have dwindled at an alarming rate. The ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 01:46 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Here's How: -- END THE Bush Tax Cuts ... NOW. Economists: Bush Tax Cuts Reduced Revenue and ...
by jamess
Comment Count 38 comments on Sat Jul 09, 2011 at 09:44 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
by eKos
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Sep 13, 2010 at 08:03 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
The Daily Bucket is a place where we post and exchange our observations about what is happening in the natural world in our neighborhood. Birds, blooms, bugs & more - each note is a record that we ...
by PHScott
Comment Count 74 comments on Fri Aug 31, 2012 at 09:33 AM PDT with 25 Recommends