The environmental impact of oysters, in one photo
The water in both tanks came from the same source. The one on the right has bivalves. Not only do oysters naturally filter the waters in which they live, they can even protect humans from destructive hurricanes. For more, read about New York’s efforts to bring back oyster populations in the once-toxic Hudson River.
Delicious AND helpful. Who knew?
(photo via Steve Vilnit on Twitter)
A flowery gate opens wide…
Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.
A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.
© Jordan Lynn Gribble 2009-2014
A couple more mermaid pieces by me. Hopefully I’ll have a new one to show you guys soon!