SE0406 : Featherbed Moss

taken 12 years ago, 4 km from Diggle, Oldham, Great Britain

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Featherbed Moss
Featherbed Moss
Next to the former Pennine Way route on Saddleworth Moor.

Bundles of twigs, dried reeds etc, have been wrapped in biodegradable geotextile and pegged down in the channels to prevent (and eventually reverse) erosion of the peat by running water.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 26 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 27 July, 2006
Moorland > Moorland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 048 066 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.3602N 1:55.7409W
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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