11 July 2010

our planet

8am Friday 9th July - the paddock next door, Yeo 3249.
A year ago, this was a forest of pines,
all of them silently, constantly, converting carbon-dioxide to oxygen while kangaroos slept on spongy dry layers of forest-floor pine-needles ...
and now it's not.
I took this next photo at a later time-of-day,
from the exact same spot, facing the opposite direction-