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And the lección continues…

With the palette muted in the desert, we have less to distract our eyes, so we are drawn to the riveting lecture being delivered by Gabriel.  Indicator Species?  Don’t you mean Sentinel Species?  Canary in a coal mine?  No, he’s correct… There is a difference between and indicator species and an animal sentinel.  The latter is purposely put in harm’s way to alert humans to dangers… the former signals changes in the environment in an ecosystem where they would naturally occur.  OK enough of that… my brain hurts…

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Note the Desert Hare and how large the ears are… allowing the animal to dissipate heat, not to mention hearing things from literally miles away…  While we are on the desert theme, here is the Sunday edition as an added bonus:

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I bet this little guy gets teased all the time…

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