SJ1239 : This spring's heather burn

taken 8 years ago, 4 km from Plas Nantyr, Wrexham/Wrecsam, Great Britain

This spring's heather burn
This spring's heather burn
The keeper on a grouse moor will systematically burn areas of heather, to get rid of old woody stems (very much in evidence here) to encourage new young growth which is ideal for grouse and sheep to eat.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 January, 2010
Category
Grouse moor   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 123 393 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:56.6772N 3:18.3675W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 123 394
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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