SK1096 : The greening of Bleaklow

taken 11 years ago, near to Bleaklow Hill [hill or Mountain], Derbyshire, Great Britain

The greening of Bleaklow
The greening of Bleaklow
This photo shows the results of a peat restoration project by the Moors for the Future Partnership, who have been sowing grass and heather seed by helicopter. The idea is to stabilise areas of friable bare peat and thus allow natural recolonisation by heather, bilberry and other natural flora.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 February, 2007
Category
Peat haggs   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1032 9617 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:27.7306N 1:50.7618W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1032 9617
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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