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Olive Ridley is back in Mumbai #WATWB

Who is Olive Ridley? This is Olive Ridley  – a turtle that was once a regular visitor to Mumbai’s shoreline. Every year the turtles would use the stretch of beach in Versova to lay their eggs and hatch their little ones. In fact 35 beaches in my home state of Maharashtra is the nursery for… Read More Olive Ridley is back in Mumbai #WATWB

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Stumped #WordlessWednesday

Once a tall, proud, tree all that remains is a  crudely hacked stump.   For years I used to pass this tree on the way to my bank. I can’t remember what it was because it was so tall. But now that it was cut to size, I recognised it as the stump of what… Read More Stumped #WordlessWednesday

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The Silver Lining #SkywatchFriday

After the second snow storm during my NJ sojourn, a clear weekend was predicted. So Daughter No.1 decided to drive down to Princeton for dinner. However the usual road was closed because of the trees that needed to be cleared. The longer route was narrower too and the cars were bumper to bumper . Looking… Read More The Silver Lining #SkywatchFriday

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Bare beauty #ThursdayTreeLove

Duke Farms in Central New Jersey is a gorgeously landscaped farmland where you can wander amidst tall grasses and great trees . Even in the winter , with their branches bare, the trees have a surreal beauty like this majestic Sycamore . The peeling bark makes this a messy tree to grow in one’s garden… Read More Bare beauty #ThursdayTreeLove

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Reflections #WordlessWednesday

Capturing a reflection … Read More Reflections #WordlessWednesday