SS8847 : Dead trees, the marsh, Porlock Weir

taken 8 years ago, near to West Porlock, Somerset, Great Britain

Dead trees, the marsh, Porlock Weir
Dead trees, the marsh, Porlock Weir
This area is inundated at high tide due to a breach in the shingle ridge (1996). The area is slowly changing from farmland to salt marsh. The National Trust, who own & manage the area have taken the decision not to protect the area. A good example of managed retreat.
Sea water killed the trees.
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SS8847, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 31 December, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 January, 2010
Category
Dead tree   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 880 476 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.0061N 3:36.2654W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 881 475
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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