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Environment, Governance, Travel

Crater lagoon records El Nino events

A Saline lagoon nestles inside the crater of Rocas Bainbridge off the coast of Santiago Island, Galapagos Archipelago, Ecuador.  Cores taken from this and the many other saline lagoons found in the Galapagos provide some of the oldest and most complete records of the frequency of El Nino events.

Source:  Historical Atlas [P.27]

Related El Nino material here

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Steve Blizard commenced his financial planning career in 1988 from a background of life insurance broking, a field in which he still works. He is a member of the Financial Planning Association and the Responsible Investment Association. His experience ranges from administration of Superannuation to advice regarding insurance, retirement, remuneration and investment planning. Steve is an accredited Remuneration Consultant, specialising in salary packaging. He is a columnist for the Swan Magazine and the WA Business News

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