December 1, 2012

Fraser Island, Australia

Photograph by Peter Essick, National Geographic

Pioneering plants get a toehold above the tide line on Australia's Fraser Island. Bordered by beaches and interspersed with towering dunes and sand blows, Fraser Island stretches more than 75 miles long and some 15 miles wide off the southern coast of Queensland.

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