NT1499 : Flooded fields

near to Gairney Bank, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Flooded fields
Flooded fields
At the end of the 1800s, the level of Loch Leven was dropped by some four feet to reclaim the land around the loch. Today the RSPB have blocked the culverts to flood the fields once again in an effort to improve the habitat for the birds.
Bishop Hill is in the background.
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2006
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Geograph (First for NT1499)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 19 March, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 19 March, 2006
Category
Fields > Fields   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 144 990 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:10.5556N 3:22.8222W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 142 993
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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