Posts Tagged ‘theme of the week’

Enveloped – weekly photo challenge

May 15, 2015
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

April 8, 2014

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

March 18, 2014
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?

January 24, 2014
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

December 11, 2013
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.

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