Category Archives: Wild and farmed fish

Takifugu or little puffer fish

The reef is full of life Thats multi coloured Conspicuous in every single way In Japan there is a puffer fish Tiny and hardly noticed Just very plain although this I can say I am sure deep down he wants … Continue reading

When it comes to knowledge and communication the Inuit remain part of it all

Dream worlds comes from far way The eternal life force day to day Whatever tribe inhabits earth Each communicates with avid worth Some imagine they have reached A higher echelon and have breached Consciousness and out beyond Wherever but Do … Continue reading

Loro parque( Parrot park)

It might have started off as an experiment A vast zoo complex bigger than before Basically housing 4000 parrots Dolphins Penguins Orca’s Sharks and more And all of this on some 33 acres On Tenerife the Canary Islands where A … Continue reading

The faroes

200 miles from Scotland Rugged cliffs proclaim A pardise of seabirds A people who are game To run the ocean gauntlet To drive the pilot whales Whole pods of them onto their beaches To the shallow water trails Idyllic sandy … Continue reading

The salmon and the bear

Resoluteness and determination The zeal of suggestion And concentration Swimming up river Assiduously Enduring unflagging Unwaveringly This is the salmon Wanting to be Able to spawn And to die graciously Dogged and gutsy the current Is strong Moving heaven and … Continue reading

The Aquaria Trade and the indigenous people of Barcelos

The humic acid content Of the various leaves that fall Into the RIO NEGRO Make the colouration rule Of, strong dark tea colour A blackwater river thus And within this unique river At least 600 plus Fish aome big aome … Continue reading

Fish farming

Nothingness and emptiness An insidious degree Destruction of a species For profitability Unreal a groundless motive Existence without thought A phenomenal disclosure An abstration that is sought Unclassifiabilty with a consequence To bear The wrong association A deviation where Unidentified … Continue reading

Time is a great leveller

Eternity thats a very long time Apparently so the length of this rhyme And beyond through our lifetimes Possibly so But Chernobyl was terror Which most of us know CHernobyl and Prepiat And the villages too Some 400,000 evacuees true … Continue reading

Crown of thorns starfish

Apparently there is a phenomena Happening Out on the reefs thats is causing concern With no brain to speak of Just a cerebral nerve ring And eyes on its legs It thinks it is king In large enough numbers It … Continue reading

Trigger Fish

In the Andaman sea Close to Thailand there be A fish that we need to respect Its aggressive and strong And if we get it wrong Its going to be a prospect The problems made worse When parental care Is … Continue reading