Enveloped – weekly photo challenge

USA: California, Big Sur, Salmon Creek Falls, waterfall covered with lichens and wildflowers
USA: California, Big Sur, Salmon Creek Falls, waterfall covered with lichens and wildflowers
East Africa, Kenya, Northern Frontier District, Chalbi Desert, Kalacha village, local house wrapped in cloth to prevent wind and dust from coming in
East Africa, Kenya, Chalbi Desert, local house wrapped in cloth to prevent wind and dust from coming in
USA:  Louisiana, the Atchafalaya Basin, Bayou Teche/Vermilion River Basin, Lake Martin, Cypress Island Preserve swamp (managed by The Nature Conservancy), duckweed covering a cypress-tupelo swamp
USA: Louisiana, Bayou Teche, duckweed covering a cypress-tupelo swamp
Texas: Tulia, weeds near cotton gin covered with blown cotton residue,
Texas: Tulia, weeds near cotton gin covered with blown cotton residue
USA: Vermont, Stowe Hollow riverbank vegetation on Christmas Day, covered with snow
USA: Vermont, Stowe Hollow riverbank vegetation on Christmas Day, covered with snow
East Africa, Kenya, Amboseli National Park, vine-covered tree at sunset, Thomson's gazelles
East Africa, Kenya, Amboseli National Park, vine-covered tree at sunset, Thomson’s gazelles

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/enveloped/

– Posted by Jasmine Graf, NWNL Associate Director

Signs Along the Way

Here’s some of the signs we’ve come across during No Water No Life Expeditions over the years. Enjoy!

USA: Kentucky, Tennessee River Basin
USA: Kentucky, Tennessee River Basin
Kenya:  Mara River Basin, conservation sign in Mau Forest on Saosa River east of Kericho
Kenya: Mara River Basin, conservation sign in Mau Forest on Saosa River
USA: Tennessee River Basin, Chickamauga Dam owned by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
USA: Tennessee River Basin, Chickamauga Dam owned by TVA
Kenya: Mara River Basin, Mulot
Kenya: Mara River Basin, Mulot
Kenya: Mara River Basin, Nairobi, pots of charcoal for sale for 30 Kenyan shillings each (50 US cents)
Kenya: Mara River Basin, Nairobi, pots of charcoal for sale for 30 Kenyan shillings each (50 US cents)
USA: Mississippi, Tennessee River Basin
USA: Mississippi, Tennessee River Basin
USA: Kentucky, Tennessee River Basin
USA: Kentucky, Tennessee River Basin

Posted in response to “A Word a Week” Challenge – Signs.

– Posted by Jasmine Graf, NWNL Associate Director

Daily Post – Weekly Photo Challenge: INSIDE

Kenya: Amboseli, Maasai (aka Masai) woman and baby in entrance to dung hut
Kenya: Amboseli, Maasai woman and baby in entrance to dung hut

– Posted by Jasmine Graf, NWNL Associate Director

Juxtapositions – industry vs. nature?

USA: Tennessee, Tennessee River Basin, Kingston, TVA's coal fly ash spill, Swan Pond Road
USA: Tennessee, Tennessee River Basin, Kingston, TVA’s coal fly ash spill, Swan Pond Road
USA:  Louisiana,  Atchafalaya Basin, Stephensville, discarded car tire in swamp with bits of invasive salvinia growing on it
USA: Louisiana, Atchafalaya Basin, Stephensville, discarded car tire in swamp with bits of invasive salvinia growing on it
USA:  Louisiana, Aerial photo of Atchafalaya Basin area, oil rigs in Cote Blanche Bay
USA: Louisiana, Aerial photo of Atchafalaya Basin area, oil rigs in Cote Blanche Bay

USA: West Virginia, Ohio River Basin, Huntington, parking lot

USA: Tennessee, Appalachia, Tennessee River Basin, Knoxville, fuel storage tanks on Tennessee River, sunset
USA: Tennessee, Appalachia, Tennessee River Basin, Knoxville, fuel storage tanks on Tennessee River, sunset

 

Selected juxtapositions from the Mississippi River Basin in response to the Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge.

– Posted by Jasmine Graf, NWNL Associate Director

Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

California: Death Valley National Park, view from Zabriskie Point with tourist enjoying overlook, January.
California: Death Valley National Park, view from Zabriskie Point with tourist enjoying overlook, January.

No Water No Life’s photo pick in response to The Daily Post’s Blog –  Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand.