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Australia in Color (Part II)

Wallababy

 

One of the best parts about the Australian Institute of Marine Science was the wildlife.  Northern Australia has had below-average rainfall this year, partially because of El Nino.  The greenery has mostly shriveled up, except for small patches of lawn near the Institute.

Guess where the hungry wallabies go.

So my work suffered frequent wallaby-watching breaks.  Over the two months I was there, this joey went from a full-time pouch resident to a semi-independent adolescent.  So proud!

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