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Played with crocodiles today. #sabou #burkinafaso #geoliday #africanstagram  (at Sabou)

Played with crocodiles today. #sabou #burkinafaso #geoliday #africanstagram (at Sabou)

Big baobab in the centre of Gaoua. #baobab #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

Big baobab in the centre of Gaoua. #baobab #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

Hydrothermal breccia from one of a handful of copper porphyries in Africa. #geology #geologyporn #geoliday #burkinafaso #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

Hydrothermal breccia from one of a handful of copper porphyries in Africa. #geology #geologyporn #geoliday #burkinafaso #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

Learning how to turn 5 person task into a 20+ person operation. #rcdrilling #geoliday #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

Learning how to turn 5 person task into a 20+ person operation. #rcdrilling #geoliday #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

2 billion year old pillow basalt! #geology #burkinafaso #geoliday #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

2 billion year old pillow basalt! #geology #burkinafaso #geoliday #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

The rainy/growing season is not far off. #lookingdown #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

The rainy/growing season is not far off. #lookingdown #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

Making a road and putting on a show. #bulldozer #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

Making a road and putting on a show. #bulldozer #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

Spotted an old campaign bus. #barackobama #potus #burkinafaso #westafrica  (at Gaoua Department)

Spotted an old campaign bus. #barackobama #potus #burkinafaso #westafrica (at Gaoua Department)

After sluicing, most gold is a fine powder but sometimes they get some nice nuggets. I wonder if they know the price of gold jumped today? (these are <1cm) #goldmining #goldnugget #geoliday #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

After sluicing, most gold is a fine powder but sometimes they get some nice nuggets. I wonder if they know the price of gold jumped today? (these are <1cm) #goldmining #goldnugget #geoliday #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)

I could never get close enough to a lizard for a photo and this little guy is taking one home for lunch! #makeportraits #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram  (at Gaoua Department)

I could never get close enough to a lizard for a photo and this little guy is taking one home for lunch! #makeportraits #burkinafaso #westafrica #africanstagram (at Gaoua Department)