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2020

Pingxi
動物園 - Pingxi 平溪 - Hans
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tea on the mountain
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tea on the road
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for inspiration
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Pingxi
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for bureaucrats
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for animals
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Looking toward Xiaocukeng
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Construction site development (video)
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Construction site development (video)
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Bike loop with Bruce and Jack to Hans 手作 bakery
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earthworks at Qingtan Weir 青潭堰
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Drystacked retaining walls in tea fields above Pinglin 坪林
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above Pinglin 坪林
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above Pinglin 坪林
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Hans 手作 Bakery/Cafe
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Nanshan Temple 南山寺
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tea fields above Pinglin 坪林
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tea fields above Pinglin 坪林
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石碇
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Monkey Mountain ridge 猴山岳 or Paozilun 炮子崙 trail
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local vegetable seller on 烏來老街 Wulai Old Street
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Hot spring outcrop in the Nanshi river 南勢溪 above Wulai
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Unusual white material in the storm drain
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white material flowing below our stairs
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unusual thick whte materail in the storm drains
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chair reassembled
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first strip attached
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reparing the awl
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cutting a section of hose
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cutting off the hose coupling
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View of wall between construction site and stream
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Construction site from 220m
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Central Garden City
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Neighborhood adjoining construction site
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Walled off construction site
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Bridge over Lanxi stream
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Dogs in the garden
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪
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Morning dog walk
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Ride on a cold wet day up Lane 120 off the road to Fushan
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above Xinxian 信賢 village
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trail to check out above Lanhou falls 蘭吼瀑布 on Wuzhong stream 五重溪
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clearcut forest near the top of Lane 120
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the end of Lane 120 at 980m elevation
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the Nanshi river 南勢溪
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Guangxing garden 廣興園地 from above
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End of Garden City Rd 7
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View of Rd 7 construction site
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precise flying test (video)
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over Guishan 龜山
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Guangxing Wetlands 廣興河濱公園
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Weiwei and Kannie
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Weiwei in Lanxi stream (video)
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 below
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soil and foundation profile
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site elements
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Guangxing garden 廣興園地
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Quchi 屈尺 wetlands
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First flight over Quchi 屈尺 (video)
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projects afoot in Quchi 屈尺
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Quchi 屈尺 work site
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road improvement in Quchi 屈尺

2019

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頭花蓼
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Guangxi smokey hot peppers
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homegrown broccoli
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Toxic toad
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squaring things away
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calendula seedlings
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Dan visits Gainesville
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Boring beetle
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Philip getting the good stuff out of the gutter
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Digging out soil
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Looking north from the south entrance
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More pics of the Guangxing garden
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Yard next door, work continues
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Toona sinensis flowers/seeds
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Getting ready for design
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and left side on the ground
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And around
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Following the sun
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Another shot of the home garden
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Home garden starting to produce
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11.5 km trace up the Dajia River 大甲溪 from Guguan 谷關 to Maling Hot Spring 馬陵野溪溫泉
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facade of a temple
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Taipower arts
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Butterfly weed (milkweed) 馬利筋 (mǎ lì jīn) Asclepias tuberosa
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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a rock spared by the torrents
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following signs of stone
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geology of Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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a side canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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former central cross island highway above
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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waterfall at the hot springs
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Maling Hot Spring 馬陵野溪溫泉
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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former central cross island highway above
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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former central cross island highway above
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a side canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Dajia River 大甲溪 canyon
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Taipower gate at trail head
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Power lines from trail head
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Taipower gate at the trail head
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Snails on snail
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A slice of life in Xindian
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Valve not yet replaced into tankless gas hot water heater
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Reassembled pressue differential valve
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Failed pressure differential gasket
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Desert canyon 沙漠溪谷
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looking for breakfast in Duona 多納 village
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the road down to Duona 多納 hot springs behind our guest house
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Choko, Chayote 佛手瓜 (fó shǒu guā) \ 龍鬚菜 ( lóng xū cài) Sechium edule
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Desert stream 沙漠溪
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tracing up Desert canyon 沙漠溪谷
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Looking for Leigh's lost camera
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Desert stream 沙漠溪
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Desert canyon 沙漠溪谷
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Desert stream 沙漠溪
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Diana’s Pools 海神宮
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Desert canyon 沙漠溪谷
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Diana’s Pools 海神宮
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Desert canyon 沙漠溪谷
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Diana’s Pools 海神宮
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Zuoying 左營
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repaired
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new spring installed
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121 km ride from Hsinchu 內灣 to Ilan 羅東 (video)
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Lanyang 蘭陽 river drainage
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rainy ride down to Qilan 棲蘭
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Mngchi 明池
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Mngchi 明池
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Siling 四稜
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Northern Cross-island Highway 北部橫貫公路
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Sanguang river 三光溪 below from the North Cross Island highway 北橫
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old bridge anchor?
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Daman stream 大曼溪 from Dahan bridge 大漢喬
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Yulao 宇老
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to Smangus 司馬庫斯
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Neiwan Suspension Bridge 內灣吊橋
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Getting ready to ride in Neiwan 內灣
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Sanxia 三峽 loop (video)
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Sanxia Temple 三峽祖師廟 (video)
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Sanxia 三峽
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Sanxia 三峽
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Sanxia 三峽
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Dragon boat tourists at Bitan 碧潭
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crossing back over the Zhuoshui River 濁水溪 at Heliuping 合流坪 at nightfall
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Zhuoshui River 濁水溪 at Heliuping 合流坪
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scooters parked across the river
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道 above Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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root through rock
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Erfensuo 二分所 garden
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Erfensuo station 二分所
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Erfensuo station 二分所
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colorful waterfall
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colorful waterfall
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道 above Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Sanfensuo station 三分所
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wire
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camp site below abandoned village
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planted trees at a camp
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Painted lady 姬紅蛺蝶 or (jī hóng jiá dié).小紅蛺蝶 (xiǎo hóng jiá dié) Vanessa cardui
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deer skull
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Danda road 丹大林道
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trail up to pylons
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tree catches stone
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Irresponsible parkng
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Danda road 丹大林道
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pylons above
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Danda road 丹大林道
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power lines above
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Qanituan 加年端 Jianianduan
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Danda road 丹大林道
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camp at Qanituan 加年端 Jianianduan
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John at water source
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at water source
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Qanituan 加年端 Jianianduan
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Danda stream 丹大溪 bekiw
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deer skeleton
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Leigh
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Sanfensuo 三分所
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Sanfensuo 三分所
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Sanfensuo 三分所
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Sanfensuo station 三分所
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Sanfensuo station 三分所
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Sanfensuo station 三分所
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abandoned Sanfensuo station 三分所
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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trail up to power pylon
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda road 丹大林道
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tunnel 丹大林道隧道
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Danda tunnel 丹大林道隧道
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Looking back to Heliuping 合流坪
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beginning of Danda road 丹大林道
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Danda Suspension Bridge 丹大吊橋
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Looking for a way across Zhuoshui River 濁水溪
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Gondola at Heliuping 合流坪
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frog at home
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frog at home
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dogs in Lanxi stream 蘭溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪 waterfalls (video)
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Heliu stream 合流溪 (video)
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Nanao south stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao south stream 南澳南渓
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Bamboo viper
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Bamboo viper
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Bamboo viper
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Bamboo viper 赤尾青竹絲 (chì wěi qīng zhú sī) Trimeresurus stejnegeri
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Bamboo viper
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Philip waits back in the canyon
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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crab
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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tracing in the rain
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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Heliu stream 合流溪
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new shin guards
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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trail to 飯包山 ?
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a secondary side canyon
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Leigh stows his loot
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newly cleared land next to house
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Typhoon rains spur fungus growth
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 after typhoon Lekima 利奇馬 (video)
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 after typhoon Lekima 利奇馬 (video)
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Loose leaves blown from the trees
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Nutrient cycling speeds up afte typhoos
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Stand of bamboo next to creek
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Upper picnic/gathering area next to Lanxi river
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪
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Lanxi Creek after Typhoon Lekima
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 after typhoon Lekima 利奇馬 (video)
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lemon, 紅心細葉酪梨 avocado, 福木 fruit
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福木果實
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tall plant ready to be brought in if necessary
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tender plants in the house
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everything off the walls and on the ground
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the next morning of the mushrooms
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prepped for light typhoon
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turkey in Gainesville (video)
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naranjillas and tamarillos from the home garden
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Yellow Biquinho Pepper
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garden post house repairs
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A quick summer swim in Gweishan 龜山 with James and Tane
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Nanshi river 南勢溪 and Beishi river 北勢溪 confluence
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Tane and Kanie
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snail eggs
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Nanshi river 南勢溪 in Gweishan 龜山
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Weiwei
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6.25 km Wenshui stream 汶水溪 trace from Shuiyun Suspension Bridge 水雲吊橋 to Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布 and Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布 (video)
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Wenshui stream 汶水溪
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Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布
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climbing around Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布
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Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布
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Wenshui stream 汶水溪
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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lunch at Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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Shuiyun Falls 水雲瀑布
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fossil
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Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布
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Dashimen waterfall 大石門瀑布
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Dashimen Falls 大石門瀑布
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Wenshui stream 汶水溪
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Wenshui stream 汶水溪
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Nanzhuang township 南庄
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Taiwan lillies on the cliffs
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Easily disturbed landscape
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Luchang 鹿場
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campsite in Luchang 鹿場
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dinner in Luchang 鹿場
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Luchang 鹿場
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Luchang 鹿場
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彩色薑花
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彩色薑花
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Native flowering plant damaged by herbicide
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Cash crop cultivation typical in mountain areas
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Nanzhuang township 南庄
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Nanzhuang township 南庄
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Nanzhuang township 南庄
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Wild Taiwanese raspberries
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destructive ginger cropping
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A common thorny prickly ash tree
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Nanzhuang township 南庄
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Native legume getting ready to flower
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Nettles with big leaves
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Nettles
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Leigh's dive
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Jon's jump 3 (video)
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Jon's jump 2 (video)
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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another group coming up Fengmei stream 風美溪
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another group coming up Fengmei stream 風美溪
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Fengmei stream 風美溪 below Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Jon's jump 1 (video)
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another group coming up Fengmei stream 風美溪
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Fengmei stream 風美溪
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Taiwan shovel-jaw carp 台灣鏟頜魚 (táiwān chǎn hé yú), 台灣白甲魚, 苦花 (kǔ huā), 鯝魚, 苦偎, 齊頭偎 Onychostoma barbatulum
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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Kuhua Pond Waterfall 苦花潭瀑布
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wasp fighting spider
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Seven Layer Waterfall 七分醉瀑布
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Taiwan lilies spring from the rocks
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Seven Layer Waterfall 七分醉瀑布
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Seven Layer Waterfall 七分醉瀑布
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Seven Layer Waterfall 七分醉瀑布
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Valley of the Gods 神仙谷
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Valley of the Gods Waterfall 神仙谷瀑布
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Valley of the Gods Waterfall 神仙谷瀑布
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Valley of the Gods Waterfall 神仙谷瀑布
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Valley of the Gods Waterfall 神仙谷瀑布
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Valley of the Gods Waterfall 神仙谷瀑布
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Scoured clean
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River geology, ecology
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low water, safer for tracing
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planning for the future
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flowering bamboo
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water's edge
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exploring the road
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water brings life
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well used roads
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Gengfang 梗枋
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flowering bamboo
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pest control
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morning view from room
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organic waste cooker
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weeds on rubble
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Gengfang Fishing Harbor 梗枋漁港
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Garden City Circle
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checking for adjustments to base structure for the rainwater collection tanks. Will clad/cover the tanks before filling them.
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Tane trying to stay cool
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from the kitchen and laundry (south side) of the house
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tank to be clad/covered and raised further
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looking out north through the living room
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unfinished carpentry work
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unfinished electrical work
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upstairs bedroom
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upstairs bedroom
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upstairs office
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upstairs work room
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commuting home with roasted coffee beans
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Commute home with jackfruit tree saplings
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My favorite fruits during the summer
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installing a gravel field to clean the grey water
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metal frame for containers for water
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bottom of frame for containers
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mango and dragon fruit
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Gecko Shack
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5.5 k Xindian river 新店溪 trace from Jiajiuliao 加九寮 to Guishan 龜山
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Soil texture and composition test at HK PDC
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Xindian river 新店溪
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Xindian river 新店溪
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Xindian river 新店溪
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Xindian river 新店溪
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Xindian river 新店溪
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two dives (video)
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waterfall on the Xindian river 新店溪
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Judy floats on the Xindian river 新店溪
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shoes out to dry after days of rain
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Chinese box turtle, Yellow-margined box turtle 食蛇龜 (shì shé guī "snake-eating turtle") Cuora flavomarginata (Rare and valuable species)
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Fish mint 魚腥草 (yú xīng cǎo) Houttuynia cordata
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Common melastoma 野牡丹 (yě mǔ dān) Melastoma malabathricum
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wild gac vine 槭葉括樓 (cū yè kuò lóu) Trichosanthes laceribracteata
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Broad-leaf fern 雙扇蕨 (shuāng shàn jué) (also 鐵雨傘, 半把蕨, 破傘蕨) Dipteris conjugata
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Formosan jewelwing 白痣珈蟌 (bái zhì jiā cōng) Matrona cyanoptera, male?
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end of Guishan Rd 桂山路
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Group photo with mud rocket stove
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Banana pancake with coconut cream and fruit jam
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Successful removal of banana stalk and a group picture
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Yonghe Community College Corridor Cafe
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Yonghe Community College Corridor Cafe
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Kanee
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downstairs east wall
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upstairs bedroom east wall
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Jingan Edible Rain Garden getting some love
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Jingan Edible Rain Garden getting some love
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protection for purple yam vine
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newly planted purple yam
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newly planted purple yam
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Bamboo pod and readying the rocket stove
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Making a hay box (basket)
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upstairs bedroom east wall
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wild bananas in the neighborhood
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naranjilla before ripening to bright orange
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naranjilla, high defensive plant
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naranjilla on the east side of the house; loves filtered shade
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Hierodula praying mantis, suffering from horsehair worms
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11.5 km river trace from Xuanyuan 萱源 to Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布 on the Sanguang River 三光溪
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Aaron and the pig
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pig
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two female pigs
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pigs come up behind us
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pig on the road (video)
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Aaron and Philip up to the road
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56.2k on Road 7 台七
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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below Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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Tieshan waterfall 鐵柵瀑布
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dead deer in the river
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plants in the river bed
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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trees in the Sanguang River 三光溪
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trees in the Sanguang River 三光溪
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trees in the Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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dead deer
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cut wood in the Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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trees in the Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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a cut tree above
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wood poachers camp
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wood poachers camp
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wood poachers camp
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cut wood in the river
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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crossing a slide
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big rocks
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Galahe stream 嘎拉賀溪
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Confluence with Galahe stream 嘎拉賀溪
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Confluence with Galahe stream 嘎拉賀溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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Sanguang River 三光溪
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tracing upstream on the Sanguang River 三光溪
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climbing around a slot
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a small waterfall on Sanguang River 三光溪
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tracing upstream on the Sanguang River 三光溪
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waterfall on the Sanguang River 三光溪 below Xuanyuan 萱源
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waterfall on the Sanguang River 三光溪 below Xuanyuan 萱源
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waterfall on the Sanguang River 三光溪 below Xuanyuan 萱源
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trail down to the Sanguang River 三光溪 from Xuanyuan 萱源
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trailhead down to Taman Dam Waterfall 塔曼水簾洞瀑
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trailhead down to Taman Dam Waterfall 塔曼水簾洞瀑
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No bungee jumping off of Dahan bridge 大漢喬 over Daman stream 大曼溪
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landslide that came down in the night opposite our camp
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camp on Yufeng River 玉峰溪 below Shalun Village 沙崙子
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12.2 km Yufeng River 玉峰溪 trace from Shalun Village 沙崙子 to Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布
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Youling Falls 幽靈瀑布
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Youling Falls 幽靈瀑布
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approaching Youling Falls 幽靈瀑布
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approaching Youling Falls 幽靈瀑布
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fishermen at dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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cliffs along Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布
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Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布
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Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布
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Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布 (video)
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Shuangfeng Waterfall 雙峰瀑布
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Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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dam on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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waterfall on Yufeng River 玉峰溪
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Yufeng River 玉峰溪 at Shalun Village 沙崙子
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Road above Yufeng River 玉峰溪 below Shalun Village 沙崙子
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moth at night
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a broken pipe fixed finally
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electrical wiring in PVC pipes in the walls
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upstairs bedroom
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terrestrial pulmonate gastropod
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Seasonal vegetables - Malabar and Okinawa spinach, carrots, winged bean, green onion greens, and sweet green chilies
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ficus root clump
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double lobed leaf vine
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fungi growing on grafted cherry trees
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fungi growing on grafted cherry trees - Polyporus?
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damselfly
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Some of our crew for a walk to Sikanshui
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Claire soaking her feet in a stream
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Emma, the videographer, Alexandre and I
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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Oxalys
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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Common melastoma 野牡丹 (yě mǔ dān) Melastoma malabathricum
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nightshade, but is it edible or toxic
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foraging
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documenting
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Dancing Crane Cobra Lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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Hardy wild ginger 山月桃 (shān yuè táo) Alpinia intermedia flowering
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unidentified Nymphalidae
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five-leaf ginseng 絞股藍 (jiǎo gǔ lán" - twisting blue plant") Gynostemma pentaphyllum with aerial roots
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Murray castle
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close-up of wet pipe
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downstairs east wall
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upstairs bedroom east wall
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upstairs bedroom
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downstairs east wall
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upstairs bedroom
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upstairs bedroom
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downstairs before work starts
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upstairs bedroom before work starts
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upstairs bedroom before work starts
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scimitar babbler looking for offspring
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Caladium?
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black bulbul
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Japanese white-eye
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Rainwater harvesting upgrade at the Yonghe riverside farm
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rat escape (video)
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young jackfruit 菠蘿蜜 (bō luó mì) Artocarpus heterophyllus
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bougainvillea 九重葛 (jiǔ chóng gé) flower
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aloe flower
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coconut pie orchid 腋唇蘭 (yè chún lán) Maxillaria tenuifolia
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coffee flower
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12 km hike into FeiTsui Reservoir 翡翠水庫
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waterfall on a side stream
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FeiTsui Reservoir 翡翠水庫 through the trees
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layers of sediment
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a storm run
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Weiwei at the FeiTsui Reservoir 翡翠水庫
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water damage visible in first floor ceiling
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Tanshui river
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Jack's 35 years in Taiwan river cruise
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chef on the boat
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foundation of building ruins
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Taiwan Lepidagathis 台灣鱗花草 Lepidagathis formosensis Clarke ex Hayata
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Tammy and Kitty skipping stones
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on the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Hapen 哈盆
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Jack swimming
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Hapen 哈盆
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Hapen 哈盆
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Kitty under "snowing" tung blossoms
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lizard in papayas
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Yangmingshan
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Balaka 巴拉卡 loop with Andrew, Brent and Jack
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Balaka 巴拉卡 loop with Andrew, Brent and Jack
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Black bulbul 紅嘴黑鵯 (hóng zuǐ hēi bēi) Hypsipetes leucocephalus
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moth orchid 蝴蝶蘭 (hú dié lán) Phalaenopsis
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moth orchid 蝴蝶蘭 (hú dié lán) Phalaenopsis
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Amaryllis
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Newly visible leaking in west side ceiling of first floor, 4/17
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detail
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Worsening staining and leaking on east side corner viewed from first floor, 4/17
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dog crate for Sean
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tank refilled with 3000 liters
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water tank emptied
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A 50 km, 3 day hike along the Heping stream 和平溪 to reach the Mohen hot springs geysers 莫很噴泉
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remnants of bridge anchor
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sticks and stones
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chainsaw cover
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parent with young deer tracks
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tiny among pebbles
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a calm clean stream
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side stream at a camp
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Sowthistle Tasselflower 紫背草 (zǐ bèi cǎo) or 一點紅 (yī diǎn hóng) Emilia sonchifolia
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camp in side stream
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Taiwan serow 長鬃山羊 (chǎng zōng shān yáng) Naemorhedus swinhoei
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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topping off water at a spring
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a tree from higher elevations
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Buxiaowan stream 布蕭丸溪 beyond camp
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Heping North stream 和平北溪 downstream from camp
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Buxiaowan 布蕭丸溪 confluence bowl
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view from Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 camp
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Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 camp
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Ronan and Philip make a fire
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Taiwan serow 長鬃山羊 (chǎng zōng shān yáng) Naemorhedus swinhoei scat?
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We meet Willie from Danda as we return to Buxiaowan
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home compost
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bat cave
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Second Mohen 莫很 slot
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algae growth in the hot springs flow
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Mohen stream boulder section
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Mohen stream boulder section
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return, third Mohen 莫很 slot
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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lunch at Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen hot springs 莫很溫泉
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Third Mohen 莫很 slot
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Mohen stream boulder section
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Mohen stream boulder section
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Mohen stream boulder section
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Mohen stream 莫很溪
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Wolfgang finds a fish
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First Mohen 莫很 landslide
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Second Mohen 莫很 slot
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First Mohen 莫很 landslide
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Second Mohen 莫很 slot
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Second Mohen 莫很 slot
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Mohen stream 莫很溪, looking back
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First Mohen 莫很 slot
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photographer at first Mohen 莫很 slot
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First Mohen 莫很 slot
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First Mohen 莫很 slot, downstream
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First Mohen 莫很 slot
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First Mohen 莫很 slot
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sediment walls at Mohen confluence 莫很溪匯流
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Mohen confluence 莫很溪匯流
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Heping north river slot and cave
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exiting Buxiaowan stream 布蕭丸溪 bowl
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climbing off the sediment layer
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off to find Mohen springs
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at camp
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Tane visting
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jackfruit sprouts
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endless fields of rocks
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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among rocks
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪
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Heping North stream 和平北溪 waterfall
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vehicle tracks above Heping river confluence 和平溪匯流
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Heping stream 和平溪
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Confluence of Heping north and south rivers 和平南北溪匯流
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first crossing
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suitcases on the bus
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water sneaking across the bedroom floor
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cedar products
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cedar products seller at the bus stop
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view of Wulai 烏來 from Dadaoshan 大刀山
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88k Shuangxi 雙溪 loop
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highway tunnel entrance in Pinglin 坪林
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Pinglin 坪林 bike path
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tea farms near 坪林
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electric scooter battery station
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Pingxi 平溪
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sky lanterns 天燈 for sale
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narrow Pingxi 平溪 street
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stream in Pingxi 平溪
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Pingxi 平溪 shop
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Pingxi 平溪 shop
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Night heron 夜鷺 (yè lù) Nycticorax nycticorax
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stream in Pingxi 平溪
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Guangming 光明 road to Nangang 南港
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Garden City roof survey (video)
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330m Shuiyuan suspension bridge 水源吊橋 leading to Shuanglong waterfall 雙龍吊橋
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repair project for the water pipe bridge
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cable winch
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Shuiyuan suspension bridge 水源吊橋
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Shuiyuan suspension bridge 水源吊橋
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Shuanglong Waterfall 雙龍瀑布
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Shuanglong Waterfall 雙龍瀑布
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Bunun signs
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Shuanglong 雙龍 village
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negotiating lunch
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cultivation along the road
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Danda stream hike animation
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Heliuping 合流坪
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back to Heliuping 合流坪
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tunnel in Danda Road 丹大林道
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Danda Road 丹大林道 gradually climbs away from the river
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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side stream waterfall
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trash above confluence camp site
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ready to pack up
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steps up
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bridge cable pulled away
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cable car wheels
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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rescue team
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Barking deer 台灣山羌 (táiwān shān qiāng) Formosan Reeve's Muntjac
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third camp at confluence
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Wolfgang investigates the dead deer
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Sika deer ?
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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pondering next steps
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slate cliffs in second canyon
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪canyon
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Danda stream 丹大溪 coloration
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Danda stream 丹大溪 coloration
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Barking deer 台灣山羌 (táiwān shān qiāng) Formosan Reeve's Muntjac
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bluff above the second camp
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Philip at the second camp
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camp iste in the morning
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second camp
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moonscape downstream from second campsite
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landslide
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Danda stream 丹大溪 canyon
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climbing out of the slot
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Danda stream 丹大溪 canyon
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Danda stream 丹大溪 canyon
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Danda stream 丹大溪 canyon
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inside walls of sediment
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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entering the first slot
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entering the first slot
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there is a group camping on the bluff on the left
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Approaching the first slot canyon
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layers of sediment remember past storms
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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looking up the landslide
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a fresh landslide
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following the path cut by the river
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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following the path cut by the river
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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coloration from bacteria on minerals?
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canyons punctuated by huge landslides
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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continuing upstream
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Following jeep tracks inside the sediment bluffs
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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continuing up Danda stream 丹大溪
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the rivers merging downstream
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former suspension bridge anchor
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Junda stream 郡大溪 confluence linch break
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view of two merging rivers
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waterfall
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frog
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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simple river crossing
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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below Danda Road 丹大林道
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below Danda Road 丹大林道
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Danda stream 丹大溪 below the road
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Danda stream 丹大溪
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Sun Hai Bridge 孫海喬 remnants
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abandoned cable car gondola
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end of road 16
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getting ready to take off
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Heliuping 合流坪
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locals cross the river to go up to the forest road
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Breakfast at Si Ka Ka in Deli 地利
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Breakfast at Si Ka Ka in Deli 地利
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road back to camp after breakfast
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First camp, near Heliuping 合流坪
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Tammy's leach bite
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Days 2 and 3 on the Nanao trail 南澳古道
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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skeleton of the old bridge below
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reconstructed trail
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Leigh in Heliu stream 合流溪
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Nanzi Police Station 楠梓警官駐在所
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Nanzi Police Station 楠梓警官駐在所
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Nanzi Police Station 楠梓警官駐在所
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some sections of the trail are in good shape
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Recently dead barking deer
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turn off and first campsite
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Recovering landslide
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group of grey sided laughingthrushes 灰脅噪鶥 (huī sè zào méi) Pterorhinus caerulatus passing through (video)
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Where a boar slept?
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Taiwan Wampee 過山香 Clausena excavata Burm. f.
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Taiwan Wampee 過山香 Clausena excavata Burm. f.
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Leigh at the Wuta village 武塔 police station
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Wuta village 武塔
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Wuta village 武塔
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Wuta village 武塔
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Wuta village 武塔 Atayal village ruins
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Wuta village 武塔
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bathing in nature
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hunters' bath
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second night's camp
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the landslide that blocked our trip
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the landslide that blocked our trip
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bridge of crepe myrtle boughs
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saddle point just below landslide
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back up to good sections of the trail
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mountain
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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Nanao trail 南澳古道
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aborigine hunters' camp site
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dry stream above second camp site
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frog under a rock
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Nettles 咬人貓 (yǎo rén māo) Urtica thunbergiana Sieb. & Zucc.
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water source at first camp site
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first night's camp site
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first night's camp site
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fern
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At the end of the official trail
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Heliu stream 合流溪 (video)
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羽葉天南星 and 普陀南星
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Dry stacked retaining wall with young crape myrtle trunks planted in the scree for propagation and to stabilize the land
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A community of 羽葉天南星
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Dancing crane cobra lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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Dancing crane cobra lily 羽葉天南星 (yǔ yè tiān nán xīng) Arisaema heterophyllum Blume
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A marker from the Japanese era
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Lots of thorny rattan in the area
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We crossed two suspension bridges - check out all the 黃藤 on the hill
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Poppy
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No collecting specimens!
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Dongao 東澳 area
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tomatoes
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the snare that caught Kannie
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Kannie caught
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Jingmei neighborhood garden
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Plantago 車前草 (chē qián cǎo) Plantago asiatica
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Yellow Wagtail 黃鶺鴒 (huáng jí líng) Motacilla flava

2018

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Bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇 Asplenium nidus
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Hapen trail 哈盆越嶺步道
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Lingzhi 靈芝 Ganoderma
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crossing a side stream
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sidestream
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sidestream
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Hapen trail 哈盆越嶺步道
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Hapen 哈盆
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Hapen 哈盆
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arch of former railway bridge
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Hapen trail 哈盆越嶺步道 (video)
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Thomas inspecting ruins
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Morning ride to Xiaoyi 孝義
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out of the trail to the road
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grasslands over the saddle
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grasslands over the saddle
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pushing through high grass
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Taiwan mountain longan 山龍眼 (shān lóng yǎn) Helicia formosana Hemsl.
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A cache of fruits/seeds? Harvested by whom?
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remains of earlier trail
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out of the stream bed
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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crossing a side stream
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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breaking camp
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Tongho 桶后
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17 km walk from Xiaoyi 孝義 east of Wulai 烏來 to Tongho 桶后
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Tongho 桶后
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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a side stream
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good message that is often overlooked
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wild or cultivated azalea?
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miniture eroded landscape, hoodoos
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When all you have is a digger...
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One of the few older trees, laden with ferns
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ferns on trees indicate lots of ambient moisture
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sign of deep fall / early winter
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Tongho Creek as seen from above
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landslides all along the road
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Taipei water source
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farming in the river bed, new activity
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mouse released
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Huge bracket fungus on dead tree
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Tree ferns (Asplenium spp.)
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fruiting coffee 咖啡結果
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Papaya 木瓜 (mù guā "wood melon") Papaya Carica
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solar powered fungus
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let's go up
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Orchid tree 羊蹄甲 (yáng tí jiǎ) "sheep's hoof" Bauhinia variegata flower
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Cinnamon spice bread
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dogs exploring a new landslide over the stream
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illuminating the risks of elections
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2018 貓空路跑
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Lasianthus wallichii Wight 圓葉雞屎樹 (yuán yè jī shǐ shù)
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looking for trail up hill opposite house
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first run (with Kannie)
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Carrot pickle set out in the sun for two days
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Made a few jars of each
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adding the hot oil and spices to the chillies with mustard seed, salt and lemon juice mixed together
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Heating mustard oil
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These green peppers have quite a kick. Roma made a mix of ground mustard seed (yellow and black) and salt which was combined with lemon juice and worked into the chopped dried peppers.
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grinding spices with salt
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Some of the ingredients for the pickling
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137 km over a sleepy volcano to the ocean
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Mucha recycling plant
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Yehliu 野柳 to Wanli 萬里
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repair on Macao 馬槽 bridge
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Macao 馬槽
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second flat on Macao 馬槽 bridge
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down to the north coast
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fog at the top
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Yangmingshan 陽明山
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first flat
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busy rendezvous at National Palace Museum 故宮
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CKS Memorial
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frames with canvases removed
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Checking sources of rubbish burning in the neighborhood
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squirrel cage reassembled
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epoxy wire stress relief
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replacement fuse wired
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drawing away soldering heat to not blow new fuse
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failed thermal fuse - SF129E 133C 10A 250V
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bulge in run coil lead is fuse
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windings exposed
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blower fan motor
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dryer hot air duct
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the beach
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looking down stream
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Corina, Mario, Jessie and Greg
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sticky rice mixed with banana steamed in banana leaf
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kiwi pickers
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small hamlets here and there
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curious landscaping in bowl above road
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leguminous vine emerging
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edible fungus wood ear
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Playing Tarzan
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Swinging and climbing
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Getting ready to swing
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Lora Lai gets into the swing
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flying squirrel trap
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active animals area on saddle
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trap for snaring animals
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trap for catching several animals in active area
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trap for snaring medium animals
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trap for catching (smashing) small birds/animals
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trap for hunting small animals
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Hunter guide tellis us about ferns/ephytes
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old tree with epiphytes
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small plant with white flower
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Sign of wild boar
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Our hunter guide and community leader
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Outdoor dining area;
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barbecue area and nice stonework
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local cultivated landscape
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buffet at Piyaway
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Curious to know what is cooked in this?
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Circuitous commute with Dan
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Aiyu waterfall 阿玉瀑布
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a side stream
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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TongHo stream 桶后溪
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TongHo stream 桶后溪 is high
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TongHo 桶后 at 13k on Tongho Road 桶後林道
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TongHo 桶后
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TongHo stream 桶后溪
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Tongho Road 桶後林道
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TaiPower suspension bridge in 桶后 Tonghou
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Tongho 桶後 flats
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washed out bend in the Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Soudelour repairs ongoing on Tongho Road 桶後林道
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a private side road off Tongho Road 桶後林道
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Coffee above Wulai 烏來
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Wulai 烏來
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Sikanshui 四崁水 road
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Sikanshui 四崁水
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Sikanshui 四崁水 road
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Sikanshui 四崁水 trail into reservoir
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Big-eyed rat snake 過山刀 (guò shān dāo) Ptyas dhumnades
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the side stream below us
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James and Brian cooling off
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Cooling off in a side stream
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BME280 (temperature and humidity)
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ESP8266 ESP-WROOM-02, DS3231
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sunset after the storm
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sunset after the storm
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Chinese violet 赤道櫻草 (chì dào yīng cǎo) Asystasia gangetica
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IVY TA-018 16A/125VAC
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failed bimetal thermoswitch
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switches
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circuit mapping
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failed 元山 YS-530T toaster oven
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 after a storm
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Culinary purslane
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ramie fibers dyed with pure 薯榔 extract
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strawberry runners captured for planting out
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asparagus
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Onion? Leak?
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lemon balm
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Culantro
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Chocolate mint
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Oregano ground cover
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Thai basil
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perennial peanut 蔓花生
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Lemon grass that we propagated
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Aubergine
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A range of chilies: 糯米辣較, 剝皮辣椒, habanero, and a Burmese chili
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Passiflora foetida flower
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薯榔 vine, the root is used for dye
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Curry leaf tree
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North side edge garden full of plants to be set out for fall
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green and purple sweet potato leaves
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Sweet basil and Malabar spinach
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thyme ready for more propagation and fall plant out
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And this jackfruit tree showed up in the onion pot
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Baby jackfruit tree (one year?)
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habanero fruit
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Culinary purslane
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strawberry plant runners
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Passiflora foetida
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silk tree flower
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Loquat, acerola, kumquat, chidaoyingcao, Silk Tree, jasmine, canna lily, guava, mulberry, naranjilla
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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Dwarf Barbados Cherry 小葉黃褥花
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Tongho stream 桶後溪 dogs
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James and Tane
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working up river
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桶后溪 Tongho stream below Xiaoyi 孝義
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descretionary access
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Xikeng trail head 西坑林道
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Xikeng Road 西坑林道
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windy road
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fruiting 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Lucky-heart 心葉毬蘭 (xīn yè qiú lán) Hoya kerrii
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breaking camp
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waiting for the meteors
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the firemaker
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the cook
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kitchen below camp
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camp at night fall
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Ayu stream 阿玉溪
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Ayu stream 阿玉溪
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Taiwan Beauty Snake 黑眉錦蛇 (hēi méi jǐn shé) Orthriophis Taeniurus Friesei in the rattan
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Taiwan Beauty Snake 黑眉錦蛇 (hēi méi jǐn shé) Orthriophis Taeniurus Friesei in the rattan
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fruiting fig
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Spider and stink bug
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office fan repair
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Houtong Station 猴硐
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瑞三礦業整煤廠
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tree growing over a wall gone
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Wolfgang investigates the ruins
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Xiaocukeng trail 小粗坑古道
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ruins of stone homes
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looking toward Houtong 猴硐
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ruins of stone homes
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Xiaocukeng trail 小粗坑古道
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temple for the mountain god 山神廟
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meeting on the trail
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turn off toward Houtong 猴硐
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lunch at the local restaurant; crab courtesy of Sunny's friend, who also taught everyone how to eat crab properly
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banana cultivation pattern
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local banana cultivation strategy
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water course marker
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closeup
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Planted on purpose?
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wild bitter melon
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each plot has access to well that tap an underground stream
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Wilder variety of bitter melon
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bean crop
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well maintained plots
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poinsietta and lead tree
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Recently returned local engaged in canoing tours takes us down a protective and more actively cultivated walled vegetable plots
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Windbreak walls made of basalt and coral stone
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riot of plants in less disturbed areas
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台灣黃牛
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天蛾幼蟲 with coin for scale
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天蛾幼蟲 eating what?
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high grassy area of the islet
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天人菊苗
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長柄菊
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濱薊
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赤梨仙人掌 Opuntia dillenii(Ker.)Haw.
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土丁桂
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土丁桂, 番杏
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臺灣灰毛豆?
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪 garbage survey
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Out at the Road 6 bridge
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Tane
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James pulling garbage from the stream
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪
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Lanxi stream 蘭溪
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Welcome sign to place where we stayed. Locals love succulents, which grow well here.
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common, low bush growing in moister areas, also in cracks
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vegetable/meat truck comes each morning, also brings breakfast foods
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vegetable truck comes each morning, also brings breakfast foods
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Proprietor still fishes commercially and loves carving/woodworking in his spare time
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The entrance to the place where we stayed
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8052F ASIC LED solar charge controller
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board top
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board bottom
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picking up Tammy at the bus stop
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Highway 5 through Pinglin 坪林 from above
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tea terraces
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stream toward Shuangxi 雙溪
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Lingjiao 嶺腳 near Pingxi
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Pingxi 平溪 - the train runs on the trestle above this stream
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Pingxi 平溪老街
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Pingxi 平溪老街
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from the 106
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through Mucha 木柵 6AM
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plants out, but waiting for news of next storm before putting everything back
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plants out of the house
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film crew during the typhoon pollutes the stream area
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base electronics reinstalled
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replacement capacitor wired in
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failing capacitor
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sauteed red amaranth leaf, Southeast Asian style
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three dogs after the storm
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the new rain drainage ditch has failed
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spider working
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Potter wasp 黃胸泥壺蜂 (huángxiōng níhú fēng) Delta pyriforme
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A big thin-waisted yellow hornet
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waited for about an hour for road work
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rainfall road - closing criteria
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house number of the abandoned house at fish pond on stream
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man-made reservoirs
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looking up Siqiye stream 斯其野溪
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coming back down, starting to rain
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Bruce to the falls that block us
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Bruce working up the side stream
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side stream
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Bruce and Peter skipping rocks
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going up the side canyon
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Peter crossing a landslide
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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Nanao stream 南澳南渓
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crafted drip pan for new toaster oven
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mature rice
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drystacked walls with mortared top
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Shantih at Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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pool at Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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pool at Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Bruce at Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Kitty at Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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Tammy above Siling hot springs 四陵溫泉
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down to the stream
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Bruce and Wendy coming down the trail
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Shantih, Jack and Kitty
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alpinia sp. 山月桃
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hike down to the stream
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unidentified wild raspberry
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drystack wall pattern
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Xiaowulai 小烏來
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Xiaowulai Waterfall 小烏來瀑布
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Yangmei 楊梅 Myrica rubra
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Yunei waterfalls 宇内溪瀑布 parking
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Thai hot and sour noodle soup and fried rice
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Pigeon pea tree going strong
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honeycomb bee food herbs
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volunteers mingling in the garden
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first stage of pond completed
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volunteers mingle in the garden
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150 km North Cross island 北橫 ride
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Justin resting in Sanxing 三星
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Sanxing 三星
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down to the Lanyang River 蘭陽溪
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Highway 7 台七線 North Cross-Island Highway 北部橫貫公路
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arriving at Mingchi 明池
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Xicun 西村 1106 m
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Highway 7 台七線 North Cross-Island Highway 北部橫貫公路
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Highway 7 台七線
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the old Baling bridge 巴陵橋 downstream
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Luofu Bridge 羅浮橋
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crossing Luofu Bridge 羅浮橋
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LiuGong canal 塯公圳
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deep enough to get wet
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Jiajiuliao 加九寮 bridge
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Honghegu 紅河谷
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basil nursery
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second crop of beets almost ready for harvest
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last of the rosa lettuce
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糯米辣椒
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jalapenos and sweet basil
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pineapple plant grown in pot at the office needs to be planted out
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another view of north side
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very productive north side that runs east-west
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strawberry plant is trying to find way to expand
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nursing last of cool season plants for seed keeping
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productive south facing half day plus
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ground dwellers doing better with extra moisture
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squash and winged beans; still some struggling in this intense spot
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lettuce and nasturtium spent, summer greens going in next
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view of the clump of plants near the gate
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confluence of Xindian river 新店溪 and QingTan River 青潭溪
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driving through the tea fields of Pinglin 坪林
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10 km Wantan trail 灣潭古道 hike
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Zhang homestead 張家莊
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Zhang homestead 張家莊
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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picnic by the stream
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picnic spot
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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fish in Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Gardenia 山黃梔 (shān huáng zhī) Gardenia jasminoides flower
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figs
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flowering rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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flowering rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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flowering rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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figs
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banana flowering
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Tammy and Wendy on the Wantan trail 灣潭古道
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bright green caterpillar
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Wantan 灣潭
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Poppy at the waterfall
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Wushan trail 鳥山古道 to Zhuzi mtn 竹子山
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Wantan farmhouse site 灣潭農家古厝地
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Wantan farmhouse site 灣潭農家古厝地
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Wantan farmhouse site 灣潭農家古厝地
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Wantan trail 灣潭古道
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪 below
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Wantan stream 灣潭溪
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Wantan trail 灣潭古道
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Wantan trail 灣潭古道
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Zhang homestead 張家莊
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Spray damaged sweet potato leaves and day lilly
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Spray damaged sweet potato leaves
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Unfinished job left on the bottom part of the stairs
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Dirt covered squash plant high up on the wall
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Meter plus high plants covered in dirt and sand
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Only did a quarter of the stairs, but made a huge mess
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sorting seeds, red amaranth leaf
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harvested oregano
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weekend boaters at Bitan 碧潭
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weekend boaters at Bitan 碧潭
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And time for a mid-afternoon snack and finishing off Philip's mulberry wine
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Potting production area (broom discarded on the side of the road and brought home - I would never buy one ot these)
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the cool to warm weather crop change over with Weiwei (and Kanee trying to photo bomb)
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The big cool to warm weather crop change over begins (with Weiwei)
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blooming barrel cactus
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Kenaf 大麻槿 Hibiscus cannabinus
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腋唇蘭
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Coffee in bloom
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Coffee in bloom
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紫穗狼尾草
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Flower of a grass that I would like to identify.
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Bihai 碧海 spillway
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Heping North Stream 和平北溪 river bed
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Nick
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Heping North Stream 和平北溪
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Heping North Stream 和平北溪
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Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 confluence
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Leigh at the bat cave
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at the bat cave
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back to the cave
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Mohen slot canyon
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Mohen slot canyon
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the slot broadens
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first Mohen stream 莫很溪 canyon slot
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first Mohen stream 莫很溪 canyon
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first Mohen stream 莫很溪 canyon
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looking downstream toward the confluence
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Mohen stream 莫很溪 confluence
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silt wall at the cave entrance
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view from the cave silt wall
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view downstream from the cave entrance
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view from inside the cave
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guano
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entering the bat cave
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to the cave
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looking back downstream
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Heping North Stream 和平北溪 slot canyon
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continuing up Heping North Stream 和平北溪
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looking back toward the confluence
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leaving the Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 alluvial plain
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leaving the Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 alluvial plain
heping-hot-springs-marked
Heping North Stream 和平北溪 hot springs
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quick breakfast
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camp site in the distance
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trees behind our camp
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landslide viewed from our camp at Buxiaowan stream 布蕭丸溪
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camp and Buxiaowan stream 布蕭丸溪
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camp and Buxiaowan stream 布蕭丸溪
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Buxiaowan 布蕭丸 camp
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Zuni Bowl
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Zuni Bowl
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stream crossing
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stream crossing
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walls of sediment
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Tall walls of sediment
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a side valley
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stones swept around
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a wasp nest
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sediment walls
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Nick and Wolfgang
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Heping streams 和平溪 confluence
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Taipower cables over river
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Taipower cables over river
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toward the confluence
Bihai-to-Heping-confluence
4 km walk from Bihai Power Plant 碧海電廠 to Heping North Stream 和平北溪
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network of roots
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Heping river 和平溪 bed
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harder to cross than it looks
Heping-to-Bihai
10.8 km drive from Heping 和平 village to Bihai Power Plant 碧海電廠
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Badagang tunnel 巴達崗隧道
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Dazhuoshui river 大濁水溪
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to Taipower Bihai hydroelectric power plant 台電碧海發電廠
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beginning of the Heping forest road 和平林道 or Dazhuoshui forest road 大濁水林道
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Lunch after the big cleaning, fixings for a taco salad
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A clothes drier in the sun
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drill, fan and a clothes drier motor in the sun
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after the storm
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flood in garage from rain storm
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108 km ride up the Nanheng 南橫 with Bruce
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rice and tomatoes
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Wulu 霧鹿
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the road below
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road repairs in Motien 摩天
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Motien 摩天
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Motien 摩天
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above Lidao 利稻
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above Lidao 利稻
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Lidao tunnel 利稻隧道
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road work below
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Xiama 下馬
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Wulu River 霧鹿溪 and 大崙溪 Dalun stream confluence
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大崙溪 Dalun stream confluence
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Bruce on the train
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Guanshan 關山 train station
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184 km ride with Bruce
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First day finish line in Zhiben 知本
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Ride to Xiluoan 西羅岸 and Baoqinggong 保慶宮 in cold wet weather
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table leg repair
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folding bamboo stool repair
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after
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before
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Nasturtium 金蓮花 (jīn lián huā)
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Marigold 玫瑰 (méi guī) Tagetes 萬壽菊
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Borage, starflower 琉璃苣 (liú lí jù) Borago officinalis
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Rose 玫瑰 (méi guī) Rosa
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Butterfly weed 柳葉馬利筋 (liǔ yè mǎ lì jīn) Asclepias tuberosa
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quite sunny for NE aspect due to topography
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lettuce that grew back
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James in headstand with Tane on the bridge
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bamboo harvest and checking out trail upstream
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Alternanthera
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Formosan elder
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natural landscaping
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變葉懸鉤子
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A new road to explore
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糯米糰
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青苧麻
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魚腥草, 糯米糰
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Thriving patches of 青苧麻, 魚腥草, 糯米糰
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always picking up natural material to work with
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Beets, lettuce and garlic for greens
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trellis for winged beans and small pumpkin
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Orchid flower
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Coffee in flower
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Wulai shell ginger up close
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Lost love
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finished, view from other side
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finished
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design structure
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soil cleaning
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work site
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Sujen prepping
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sifting/cleaning the soil
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soil condition
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soil in better condition than the last one
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worm tower with cover
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worm tower
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previous balcony project
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another balcony project in Yonghe is completed
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Easter salad
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7.12km Shenkeng 深坑 - Monkey Mountain ridge 猴山岳 - Caonan 草湳 hike with Dan
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Dan at Wenshan temple 文山附 in Caonan 草湳
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refuse
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Caonan 草湳 nappers
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turkeys, geese, ducks and chickens
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pack of mutts
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vegetable plot
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Monkey Mountain ridge trail 猴山岳登山步道
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Monkey Mountain ridge trail 猴山岳登山步道
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walls in the woods
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home overgrown
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shadows of a homestead
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outdoor stove
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Flaming Trumpet, Fire-cracker vine, Orange-trumpet vine 炮仗花 (pàozhang huā) Pyrostegia venusta
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water celery, Java waterdropwort, Chinese celery 水芹菜 (shuǐ qín cài) Oenanthe javanica (white flower)
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homestead in the woods
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Goat poop
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Shenkeng 深坑 farmhouse
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Shenkeng 深坑
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Wulai shell ginger 烏來月桃
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food forest
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Orchid alley
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Volunteer tomatoes that I took pity on
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east inside layers
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layers
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asparagus going all out
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stacked northeast wall
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slower growing lettuces speeding up now
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amazing what a few weeks of warm, dry weather will do
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金銀花
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fig tree needing to be planted
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waiting for planting out
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highly stacked with perennials
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eggplant fruiting
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yellow squash flowering
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major growing area
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Nasturtiums brightening up the hood
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11k walk to Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉
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walking through farms in Dongpu 東埔 at the beginning of the trail
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snow peas?
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Feral cabbage in flower
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trail lined by water piping
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Chenyoulan stream 陳有蘭溪
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Chenyoulan stream 陳有蘭溪
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Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉
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Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉
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Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉
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Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉
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Chenyoulan stream 陳有蘭溪
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17.45k walk on the Batongguan trail 八通關古道
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farming in Dongpu 東埔 with cabbage, tomato, bean intercropping
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Feral plum?
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Ground orchid with pink flowers
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Yunu Waterfall 乙女瀑布
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Yunu Waterfall 乙女瀑布
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Yunu Waterfall 乙女瀑布
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Lele Police Station 樂樂駐在所
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section of trail destroyed by landslide
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Mabloasih trail 馬博橫段
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Yunlong Waterfall 雲龍瀑布
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Yunlong Waterfall 雲龍瀑布
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Lelegu Hot Springs 樂樂谷溫泉 trail is closed
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rest area for hikers near trail head
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chickens and turkeys
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trailhead to Xiangtianhu 向天湖
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95k Sanxia 三峽 bike loop with Bruce
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HsinTian River 新店溪
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ZhiTan Water Treatment Plant 直潭淨水廠
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安坑 farms
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108
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108 intersection
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goats in the riverside park
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dogs in the riverside park
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repairing drill reversing switch
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Building trellises
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tomato structure
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area next to the house that I am gradually turning into a forest garden
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compost volunteers: squash and tomato
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I hope that these blossoms turn into fruit
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First time flowering/fruiting for this pomelo tree
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dill
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Peppermint
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stacking space for maximum light
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Marigold did very well this year
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Purple mustard plant and romaine
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Arugula still going strong
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Asparagus getting started
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Turkish red eggplant flower
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Haven't done a thing to these beds since I planted them in December
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the long wall garden
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135k Five Finger mountain 五指山 loop with Guga
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azaleas
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Shifen Waterfall 十分瀑布
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Shifen Waterfall 十分瀑布
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一壽橋
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Canistel, bajiao, coconut cream pudding
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Some trees pierced the canopy of chuanchi and heshouwu
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Future mulch
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Thick clump of bajiaos
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Lost toys and rubbish still fall down from homesteads above
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Shell Ginger and native agrimony
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Path still clear; chickens?
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pineapple and pittaya
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The understory is relatively clear
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Lots of biomass for sheet mulching
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2-year absence produced lots of biomass
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curry sweet potato, black bean and rice patties
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view looking back at our now naked northern boundary
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lemon balm
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tomatillo fruit
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tomatillo fruit
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tomatillo
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habanero
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nasturtium
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swiss chard
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swiss chard
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marigold flowers
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pea flowers
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peas
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forest guilds
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banana circle and parking lot above
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banana circles
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looking toward the river, east by northeast
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prepping for build out
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holy basil
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student project
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tomatillo
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nasturtiums and tomatoes
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nasturtium, swiss chard, tomatillo
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nasturtium, swiss chard, oregano, tomatillo
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nasturtium, tomatoes, oregano
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tomatoes, snow peas, lemon balm, oregano
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formerly a parking lot at west entrance adjacent to farm
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road entrance to farm on west side
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Flea market stalls along the road to the farm
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Old-fashioned veg drying in the city
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69k ride in Xindian 新店
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back to Wulai 烏來
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Neidong Forest Road 內洞林道
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cherry blossoms
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end of the road for bikes
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typhoon Soudelour road repairs
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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Aiyu waterfall 阿玉瀑布
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Tongho stream 桶後溪
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lower Gweishan 龜山
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lower garden city
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Sikanshui 四崁水 4.9 km hike
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Mounts attached to the tree for?
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tired on the edge
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fruiting Jerusalem cherry 玉珊瑚 (yù shān hú) Solanum pseudocapsicum
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Tammy with bag of collected trash from along the trail
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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tree ferns on the mend
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Unidentified wild berry plant
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Taiwan Raspberry 刺莓 Rubus rosaefolius Smith
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Urtica family
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Small ephemeral stream bed
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Cardboard mulch
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visit to James & Erika's garden
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Stefani's roommates come along to help weed
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weeding
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Simple omelette
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End of the day through Luodong
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Bruce buying fireworks
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Lanyang river 蘭陽溪
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Lanyang river 蘭陽溪
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Philip pointing out snow patch
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Young tree or?
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Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum. 紅檜 (hóngkuài) Formosan cypress べにひ Meniki
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Two giants intertwined: Chamaecyparis formosensis being embraced by another large tree, species yet identified.
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Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum. 紅檜 (hóngkuài) Formosan cypress べにひ Meniki
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scat
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Red paint indicates forestry claim of wood
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Sun and water bleached tree
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Buried wood and emerging mushroom
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snares prepped on the trail
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hunters' snares
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Chamaecyparis formosensis Matsum. 紅檜 (hóngkuài) Formosan cypress べにひ Meniki
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washed out bridge crossing over Chianafu Stream 加納富溪
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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Taiwan Macaque 台灣獼猴 (táiwān míhóu) Macaca cyclopis
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Siji Forest Road 四季林道
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Epiphytes: lichen, moss, etc.
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Siji Forest Road 四季林道
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Taiwan cinnamon 台灣肉桂 (táiwān ròuguì) 土肉桂,山肉桂 Cinnamomum insulari-montanum Hayata (endemic). Note deep grooves
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Back side of a native cinammon
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Japanese aralia, paperplant 八角金盤 (bājiǎo jīn pán) Fatsia japonica
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Unidentified plant
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Siji Forest Road 四季林道
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Strange pattern of organic matter flow
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Siji Forest Road 四季林道
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A view of mid-elevation mountains
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A series of gabion check dams
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Area cleared of wild banana to plant native cedar
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Unidentified vine in flower
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Fern spores
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Siji Forest Road 四季林道
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Taiwan horsetail with wild raspberry
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Hairy Pouzolzia 糯米糰 (nuòmǐ tuán) Hyrtanandra pentandra or Gonostegia hirta (Blume) Miquel
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Hairy Pouzolzia 糯米糰 (nuòmǐ tuán) Hyrtanandra pentandra or Gonostegia hirta (Blume) Miquel
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Lanyang river 蘭陽溪
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Lanyang river 蘭陽溪
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reassembled pot
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Weiwei in the garage
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Tane in the garage
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replaced with section of rubber gas hose
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Kanie has recovered
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cherry blossom gawkers
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Bitan Bridge 碧潭吊橋
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62km, 1475m 新店 - 動物園 - 石碇 - 崩山 - 新店 loop
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Zhitan 直潭
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Helen's Cafe
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the road we climbed
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Pengshan 彭山
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Pengshan 彭山
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Pengshan 彭山
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adding air to Dan's tire
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Pengshan 彭山
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Pengshan 彭山
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Pengshan 彭山
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new tea plants
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water buffalo
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Dan and John coming up
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇 rest
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Shiding 石碇
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Shiding 石碇 rest
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Shiding 石碇 rest
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Bangka Night Market 廣州街夜市
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺
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Lungshan Temple 龍山寺 subway station
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Waiting for the train
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dinner at Toasteria
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dinner at Toasteria
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at the trail head
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Taipei 101
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Taipei 101
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cultivated orchids
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cultivated orchids
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cat on an elephant
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Pandanus tree roots
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Pandanus tree
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Pandanus fruit
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On the subway to Xiangshan
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fruit dinner at home
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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National Palace Museum 故宮博物院
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Leaving home base
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Heping Island 和平島
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Looking back toward Keelung
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Keelung harbor
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Ershawan Fort 二沙灣砲臺
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Ershawan Fort 二沙灣砲臺
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Ershawan Fort 二沙灣砲臺
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Confucius Temple 市孔廟
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Baoan Temple 保安宮
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Baoan Temple 保安宮
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Chin‌ese folk god of agriculture
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temple murals
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temple murals
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temple murals
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Baoan Temple 保安宮
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貓巡坑福德宮 Cat Patrol Temple
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roof detail
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貓巡坑福德宮 Cat Patrol Temple
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off on first ride
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final check
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Wulai waterfall 烏來瀑布
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Wulai waterfall 烏來瀑布

2017

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Bronx bike messenger at Pristine
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84k Pingxi 坪溪 loop for breakfast meeting
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back to Garden City
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雙溪口
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Fanzikeng 番子坑
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Pingxi 平溪
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Pingxi 平溪
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Pengshan 彭山
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the beautiful 47-1
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老泉街 explore
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Mucha Laoquan St. 木柵老泉街
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Mucha Laoquan St. 木柵老泉街
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110k ride on 大雪山林道 (Guga's version)
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110k ride on 大雪山林道
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upper part of the road closed
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Henglingshan tunnel 橫嶺山隧道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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Daxueshan road 大雪山林道
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evergreen forest
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Electronics room flooded
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雞屎藤 running across the steps
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taro, edible and not
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through the grass tunnel
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going back home
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dam abandoned
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signs of barbecue
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Bats live in the dark room against the hill
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The abandoned building looking back toward the entrance into the area
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Abandoned building next to the stream
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Typical plant community on the ground in open areas
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wet ground covered with moss and damp loving plants
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wide path on the near side of the stream
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originally a road, now a walking path
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wild, edible taro
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arugula, coriander between snow peas
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home garden after rain
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tamarillo
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coffee first
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navigation
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turning off of the 106乙
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old railway tunnel 舊台車隧道
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looking back south on climb up 136
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turning onto the 136 in Guoxing 國姓 along the Nangang river 南港溪
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Down to highway 21
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Kanie
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breakfast
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mushrooms
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Rainbow's dogs
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dinner at Grandma Nitti's
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dinner at Grandma Nitti's
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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Formosan condor vine 台灣牛彌菜 (táiwān niú mí cài) Marsdenia formosana Masam.
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betelnut
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betelnut plantation
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Quchi 屈尺
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Quchi dam 屈尺壩
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Quchi dam 屈尺壩
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peppers and eggplants
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Late summer home garden on north side
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Toona sinensis, coffee trees
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succulent like aloe from Liz
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ficus family?
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plant from Marian
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butterfly-loving plant
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turmeric flower
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fuscia bougainvillea
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pink hibiscus
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yellow/orange rose
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roses from Marian
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Design workshop
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Design workshop
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design workshop
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solanum family (garden harvest) and garlic
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home garden lizard
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23k bike survey of Xindian river
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Quchi 屈尺
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Guangxing Riverside Park 廣興河濱公園
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bright day from the north side
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front door garden area
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sweet bell pepper
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Fushan overnight (map video)
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sweet bell pepper
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inside edge garden during typhoon season
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basil, amaranth leaf polyculture
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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noon swim
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once big bend deep pool
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once big bend deep pool
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side stream canyon
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coming out of the side stream canyon
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explore of the side stream canyon
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explore of the side stream canyon
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amaranth leaf seeds
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hiking up to the side canyon
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morning swim
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James at camp
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James at camp
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morning at camp
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swimming in the rain (video)
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Guga swimming in the rain (video)
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raining on Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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side stream canyon (video)
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first visit of side stream canyon
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James in the stream at camp
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at camp
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camp
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upstream from campsite
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down to Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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down to Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Naranjilla
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Italian flat leaf parsley flowering/seeding
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Also a sweet basil, but different variety
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Jalapeno
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Sweet basils
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假人參Talinum paniculatum開花
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假人參Talinum paniculatum開花
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A perfect, but very small butternut squash grown in a pot.
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Sweet bell pepper plant that was planted last year and still producing
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Check out them thorns!
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Naranjilla plant bides its time until planting out in the food forest
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End of the day light on the north/east section of the yard.
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Reorganizng and getting ready for moving out to garden projects
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Basil, also sweet, but different variety
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Genoese sweet basil
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Same jalapeno plant later in the day
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(video)
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packing up 3:30 PM
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looking downstream
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down to the swimming hole
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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shallow Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪 diving (video)
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break for lunch and swim
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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a small side slot canyon stream
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once big pool in bend
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at the once was big bend with deep pool
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(video)
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(video)
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inflating
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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upstream Nanshi stream 南勢溪 11:10
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down to the river
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leaving the path
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Leigh on the trail
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Bolu stream 波露溪 10:25 AM
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Bolu stream 波露溪 downstream
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coming down to Bolu stream 波露溪
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crossing a minor new slide
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Jalapenos coming in fast
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white mushroom
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looking down the first stream
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break in the first steam
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crossing the Soudelour landslide 9:20 AM
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La Villa Cafe, 燕子湖, Xindian
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La Villa Cafe, 燕子湖, Xindian
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looking upstream
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Kalamoji 卡拉模基
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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leaving the beach after lunch
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leaving Wendy and Tammy at the beach
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swimming beach
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the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Bruce in the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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video
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Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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final narrows before the swimming beach
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the water level is low
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the Nanshi stream 南勢溪 (video)
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bird in flight (video)
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Bruce in the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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Bruce in the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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down to the Nanshi stream 南勢溪
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looking downstream
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morning ride n Xindian
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slide below the end of the road
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a colorful bug
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Wendy and Bruce have crossed
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new trails form across new slides
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Wendy coming across the big new slide
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back across the big slide
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the Nanshi river 南勢溪 below
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coming down
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planted pines
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a dry creek bed
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tree ferns
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red aventitious roots
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Tammy coming down the trail
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millipede? centipede?
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this stream has changed since Soudelour
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picnic in the stream
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rural trash burning
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jackfruit
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jackfruit
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new roof
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spider across the path
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Malaysian Night Heron 黑冠麻鷺 (hēi guān má lù) Gorsachius melanolophus
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failed capacitor
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False start on the 47-1
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Dan gets tea from the Wutu 烏塗 recycling center
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Traditional Taiwanese farmhouse
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Dan crossing the bridge in Shiding 石碇
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early departure from Garden City
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the valley and stream below our house
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Weiwei at the stream
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Lots going on here - a couple dozen food plants are filling out the layers and niches
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An abundant understory of the forest garden area
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Our bananas have started producing, a little over a year from the time we planted them.
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A visual education tool to understand home composting works made by one of the students
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An area that we've be cultivating and rehabilitating. Plenty of food already available.
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A path was cleared for heavy machinery so that the land owners could clear areas of structures and stuff left by people who had occupied a thick margin of the property in preparation to transfer the land rights to the government.
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White-green, orange, red chili from northern Thailand
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Red leaf amaranth
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Praying mantis
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Praying mantis on amaranth leaf vegetable
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Harvested cucumber for seed
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View from inside the office
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view from Jingmei office
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Larkdaisy 藍冠菊 or 菲律賓鈕扣花 Centratherum punctatum Cass.
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Larkdaisy 藍冠菊 or 菲律賓鈕扣花 Centratherum punctatum Cass.
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Larkdaisy 藍冠菊 or 菲律賓鈕扣花 Centratherum punctatum Cass.
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cucumber
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cucumber with flowers
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relive video of 29 km Maokong loop bike ride
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work in the Jingmei river 景美溪
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Jingmei river 景美溪
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Jingmei river 景美溪
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Dan makes his way through the Mucha 木柵 market
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turn up Laoquan street lane 45 老泉街45巷
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flat tire and broken tool
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Suao 蘇澳 bay
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Dong Ao 東澳 to the south from the Suhua Highway 蘇花公路
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along the Suhua Highway 蘇花公路
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Nanao Farms 南澳農場
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Nanao Farms 南澳農場
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looking down Gufeng creek 谷風溪
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bridge over Gufeng creek 谷風溪
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Gufeng waterfall 谷風瀑布
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back to Heping 和平
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road improvements
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Dazhuoshui river 大濁水溪
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Mining quarry above the Dazhuoshui river 大濁水溪
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provincial government jurisdiction
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to Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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wash off your truck
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Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布 (video)
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Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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a pair of frogs travels (video)
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boot frog
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Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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frog transposed
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Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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15 minute walk to Aohua Waterfall 澳花瀑布
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up Aohua stream 澳花溪
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down Aohua stream 澳花溪
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Nanao 南澳 beach
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morning glory on Nanao 南澳 beach
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Nanao 南澳 beach
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pools below Jinyue Waterfall 金岳瀑布 (video)
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Jinyue Waterfall 金岳瀑布 (video)
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Jinyue Waterfall 金岳瀑布 (video)
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Jinyue Waterfall 金岳瀑布
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final approach to Jinyue Waterfall 金岳瀑布
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Lanyang River 蘭陽溪. delta
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Lanyang River 蘭陽溪. delta
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resting at Mingchi 明池
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shattered dam
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Five sisters still going
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More aesthetic rain gutter and downspout
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Another view of the 5 sisters
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5 sisters at the Yonghe farm
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Kanee at home
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fire-fighting motorcycle
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Bridge replacement at Lanhou waterfall 蘭吼瀑布
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the silent auction
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on the Gweishan 龜山 bridge w/ Ziggy
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Formosa mountain palm 山棕 (shān zōng) Arenga engleri fruiting
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Joshua at the Guishan Taipower ice cream shop 桂山發電廠冰品部
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Common magpie 喜鵲 (xǐquè) Pica pica
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roof top garden at the circle
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access to the roof top garden at the circle
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Another shot showing its full tail
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Japalura spp lizard 短肢爬蜥蜴 (duǎn zhīpá xīyì) hanging out on a fence pole
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visiting chicken
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visiting chicken
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一柱麥子 Grain of Wheat
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Joy's garden
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Incredible beetroots
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Tomatoes from James and Erika's Garden
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last of the lettuce, cool temperate herbs and nasturtiums
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mulberry gin liquor
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papayas
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Yellow iris
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Comfrey in flower
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Light on a clear cool day
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This little cactus keeps on blooming
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Somebody has been snacking on the fennel seeds
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Lettuce to be harvested
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A whole gaggle of nasturtium flowers
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Bright yellow nasturtium flower
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plants going to seed
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Noodles made with wheat grown using natural farming methods
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4.0 km drive from Kuolai 闊瀨 to 豹子廚
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豹子廚
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checking the bee hive
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looking at the map
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with the policeman from Kuolai police station 闊瀨派出所
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doors
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a wall alive
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rest area
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ground cover manicured
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the trail continues past the homestead
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Beishi stream trail 北勢溪古道
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6.2 km walk over 263m in 3h55m
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no swimming in any Pinglin rivers except from June through September in certain streams
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Van Denburgh's Ground Skink 臺灣滑蜥 (táiwān huá xī) Scincella formosensis
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on the Kualai suspension bridge 闊瀨吊橋
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Stefani on the Kualai suspension bridge 闊瀨吊橋
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Kualai suspension bridge 闊瀨吊橋
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on a rock
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on the trail in the bamboo
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Beishi stream 北勢溪
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mushroom
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Formosa Palm, Taiwan Sugar Palm 山棕 (shān zōng) Arenga engleri
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on the trail
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no typhoons this year
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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Blechnum orientale 烏毛蕨 (wū máo jué)
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urn
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巨網燈蛾 (jù wǎng dēng é) Macrobrochis gigas
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45 minutes back to the suspension bridge
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the trail goes back into the woods
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coming back down to the road
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bridge of stones
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the trail goes up around a land slide
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Dan and Philip on the road
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān shānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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細柄雙蓋蕨 (xì bǐng shuāng gài jué) Diplazium donianum
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mushroom
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on the trail
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waterfall
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on the trail
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Beishi stream 北勢溪
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crossing a stream
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Beishi stream 北勢溪
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crossing a side stream
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on the Kualai suspension bridge 闊瀨吊橋
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Dan on the trail
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tea cultivation above Pinglin 坪林
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tea cultivation above Pinglin 坪林
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tea cultivation
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tea cultivation above Pinglin 坪林
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Dan driving
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returning to camp
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looking upstream
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just above our campsite
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roiling Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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hot spring grotto
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looking back at the gap
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pool above Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉 (video)
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waterfall above the gap
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gap upstream
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colorful marble walls
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colorful marble walls
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colorful marble walls
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Dalun stream 大崙溪
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above the hot springs
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Dalun stream 大崙溪
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a large side cavern
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upstream in Dalun stream 大崙溪
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swirls
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colorful stone
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the lower falls of Lulu stream 轆轆溪
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back out toward Dalun stream 大崙溪
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lower fall of Lulu stream 轆轆溪
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 canyon (video)
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Richard in Lulu stream 轆轆溪 canyon
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hot spring vent in Lulu stream 轆轆溪
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 canyon (video)
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 thermal springs
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hot springs
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hot springs ahead
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the canyon narrows
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 waterfall
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Leigh inspects the waterfall
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bottom fall of Lulu stream 轆轆溪
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪, lower falls
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ready to go
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camp
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Dalun stream 大崙溪 downstream at dawn
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campsite at the confluence
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dawn at camp on Dalun stream 大崙溪
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mini hot spring (video)
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falls ahead
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looking back, Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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looking back, Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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Dalun stream 大崙溪 gap above Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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above Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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gap above Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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thermal vents everywhere
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Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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Dalun stream 大崙溪
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a very hot run
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Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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patterns from dropping water
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Dalun stream 大崙溪
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Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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Dalun stream 大崙溪 above camp
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Lulu waterfall
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Lulu waterfall
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Lulu waterfall
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looking downstream toward camp
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Dalun stream 大崙溪
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upstream explore
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view from camp
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 confluence
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looking downstream
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Dalun stream 大崙溪 upstream and Lulu stream 轆轆溪 confluence
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down to Dalun stream 大崙溪
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looking downstream on Dalun stream 大崙溪
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Lulu stream 轆轆溪 confluence
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down to Dalun stream 大崙溪
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Guan-Shan Trail 關山越嶺古道
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lunch break
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crossing into the 大崙溪 Dalun stream watershed
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Toward Lulu hot springs 轆轆溫泉
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on the trail
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on the trail
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back down toward Xiama 下馬
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Bishan Hot Springs 碧山溫泉 below
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"Six Pits Hot Spring" 六口溫泉
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"Six Pits Hot Spring" 六口溫泉
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彩霞溫泉 (cǎixiá wēnquán) "pink clouds hot springs" washed away
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on the road
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Leigh with pack on scooter
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South cross-island highway 南橫公路, HW 20
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heading south
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Hualien 花蓮 train station
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Another premium growing area on east side
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South African aloe-like plant in flower
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Fennel and dill flowers
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Bee on dill flower / nasturtium flowers in background
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Nasturtiums
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Premium growing area
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Plant factory
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Tomatoes and tomatillos
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Beans and squashes
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Cukes, squashes, melons
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Weiwei
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a haul of trash
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happy dogs
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Narrow petaled hydrangea 狹瓣八仙花 (xiá bàn bāxiān huā) Hydrangea angustipetala Hayata
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Weiwei
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鵲不踏(台灣楤木) Aralia decaisneana Hance - wasp at work
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bird's-nest fern 台灣山蘇花 (táiwān hānsū huā) Asplenium nidus
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rattan 黃藤 (huáng téng) Calamus quiquesetinervius
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雙面刺?
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tree fern 筆筒樹 (bǐtǒng shù) Cyathea lepifera
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A single head of lettuce grown in a six-inch pot adorned with nasturtium flowers
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Early spring and all is growing well
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Sykaro trail 霞喀羅古道
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road work
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Cooking dinner in the nunnery
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View from the nunnery in Qingquan 清泉
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Kolas Yotaka
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大隘村的民俗
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work on Wulai hot springs 烏來溫泉
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the trail down to the river, gated
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full group in blue
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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HuiSun Hot Spring 惠蓀溫泉
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HuiSun Hot Spring 惠蓀溫泉
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tricky accees to the hot spring pool cave
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HuiSun Hot Spring 惠蓀溫泉, in the cliff
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HuiSun Hot Spring 惠蓀溫泉, clear green
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HuiSun Hot Spring 惠蓀溫泉
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Waterfall
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Waterfall
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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a tricky passage
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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Beigang Canyon 北港溪峽谷
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beginning of the slotted canyon
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towering crumbly cliffs
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lofty cliffs at the beginning of the canyon
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a small hot spring pool near the beginning
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there was once a significant road here
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our crew
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wasp nest
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back to Lushan 廬山 village
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local
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stacked stone and pepper crop
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indigenous color
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mountain gardening
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fruit tree cultivation
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Jingying waterfall 精英瀑布
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hot springs above Jingying waterfall
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hot springs above Jingying waterfall 精英瀑布
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Yunhai Hot Spring 雲海溫泉
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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negotiating the dams
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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second dam
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alluvial wash out
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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fill above the dam
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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climbing the second dam face
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Richard stays below the second dam
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second dam
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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the second sediment retention dam 攔沙壩
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climbing the second dam
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hot springs above Jingying waterfall 精英瀑布
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Jingying Hot springs 精英溫泉
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the first sediment retention dam 攔沙壩
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the first set of sediment retention dams 攔沙壩
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above Jingying waterfall 精英瀑布
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Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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Jingying waterfall 精英瀑布
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Jingying Hot Springs 精英溫泉
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crossing Daluowan stream 塔羅灣溪
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down to Jingying hot springs 精英溫泉
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out on the river and back along the road
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Taiwan Macaque 台灣獼猴 (táiwān míhóu) Macaca cyclopis
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Taiwan Macaque 台灣獼猴 (táiwān míhóu) Macaca cyclopis
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the Tonghou stream 桶後溪 we traced below
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root
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road closed due to damage from typhoon Soudelour
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quota and control policy
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road closed
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commercial agriculture activity
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closed due to heavy damage
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ferns in the trees
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different kinds of ferns
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fern
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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reservoir dogs
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Tonghou stream 桶後溪
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Cherry blossom snappers
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solid waste alarm
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composting workshop
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composting workshop
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composting workshop
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Lin family pagoda
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an urban section of the walk
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beautiful garden pond
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a long stretch of stairs
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view from bottom
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specifications label
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home lettuce
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Compass indicating directions at the church
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Father Barry climbing over the wall to place moss
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How Father Barry glues his moss patches to the wall
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The glue: flour and water
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Moss decorating session
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From the front of the church looking to the main entrance at the back
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Aboriginal themes
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Inside the church
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Shrine to Mother Mary
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Guardian angel?
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Interesting masonry
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Zhang Xueliang 張學良 house entrance with story
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Qingquan 清泉
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The walk down
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Qingquan 清泉
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Pigeon pea 樹豆 dried on the dessicated plant
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Plum tree in bloom
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bee in the plum blossom
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Mushroom cultivation
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Thorny eggplant
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Cultivated landscape
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Recycling
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Nasturtium
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Fire pit
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Yawei's workshop
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Bulaku cabins 布拉谷民宿
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Proprietor's visiting spot
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Bulaku cabins 布拉谷民宿
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Bulaku cabins 布拉谷民宿
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Our group accommodations
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area map
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A wide terrace
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Temporary structure
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Edges of terraced fields
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On contour