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Maps of the Auckland Islands Auckland Islands Topo | New Zealand Maps File:Yellow-eyed Penguins Auckland Islands.jpg - Wikipedia, the ... Facts: Auckland Islands Marine Reserve: Marine protected areas

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God The Mother
IN THE WESTERN WORLD, we are all familiar with the concept of a male god, whether the idea comes from Christianity, Judaism or Mohammedanism. When we think of a male god, at the back of our minds is a picture of an old man in the sky, who has a certain set of...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
On the heaviness of weight
Mother goddesses of ancient cultures often are voluptuous figures with pronounced breasts and thighs. A successful nowadays paintress fills her canvasses with sensuous, joyful and overweight ladies, and everyone I’ve showed her pictures becomes happy and...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Crow Lore
Crow Lore One Crow Sorrow Two Crows Joy Three Crows a Wedding Four Crows a Boy Five crows Silver Six Crows Gold Seven Crows a Secret Never to be told. poem contributed by Crows have in many cultures, been a bird used in divination,...
Symbology >> Animals
St. Patrick
The arrival in Antrim of a young Caledonian slave named Succat would hardly seem worthy of historical note, but that slave became St. Patrick, patron saint of Ireland and the person responsible for opening the land to Christianity. Patrick began by converting...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
The Raven: Balancing Man and Nature
"He likes bright abalone shells, silver beads, endless vittles, gossip and warm sleeps over the smoke hole. The Raven-ego is the lover-to-be who wants "a sure thing." The Raven-ego is afraid passion will end. He is afraid and tries to avoid the...
Symbology >> Animals
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L

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Southern right whales wintering in the Auckland Islands
Keywords: southern right whale, Eubalaena australis, Auckland Islands, . Island since the 1940s and at the Auckland Islands for the last two decades.
TI•E Auckland Islands Flightless Teal (Anas a.
Auckland Island Coleoptera
Auckland Islands has been without an entomologist sufiiciently inter- ested and qualified expedition to Auckland Island tor observation of the transit of Venus.
Summary: The diets of feral pigs and feral goats shot on the main Auckland Island in 1989 are described from analyses of stomach and rumen contents.

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Zoo staff prepare for Happy Feet's farewell
He will travel in a purpose built crate onboard the vessel, before being released east of the Auckland Islands. A special satellite transmitter will track his journey, and it is likely to stay on him until around April next year when he moults.
Sea lion numbers may be dropping due to squid fishing: study
No sightings of entangled southern right whale
By Rebecca Fox on Thu, 18 Aug 2011 Researchers undertake photo identification of a southern right whale in Port Ross in the Auckland Islands. Photo by Trudi Webster.
Sealions, squid fishery at odds
By Rebecca Fox on Sat, 13 Aug 2011 Competition between New Zealand sea lions and the squid fishery has been found to be the most likely cause of a decline in the threatened sea mammal in the Auckland Islands.
Squid fishing killing sea lions
University of Otago research examining why numbers of the threatened New Zealand sea lion, Phocarctos hookeri, are declining on their main breeding ground of the Auckland Islands has identified squid fishing as the most likely cause.

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Auckland Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Auckland Islands -
The Auckland islands were a site of the sealing and whaling trade during the 19th Century, with sealers often returning with 2000 or more skins.
auckland Islands map and information page
Official Name Auckland Islands (a territory of New Zealand) arrow Population Uninhabited arrow Capital City N.A.
Auckland Islands | Heritage Expeditions
Geographic, historical, flora and fauna information on the Auckland Islands in the Southern Ocean.
Auckland Island Pigs Rescue Project
Auckland Island Feral Pigs Rescue Project, description and photos. Rare Breeds livestock of New Zealand.

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