NJ1258 : What is it?

taken 11 years ago, near to Barnhill, Moray, Great Britain

What is it?
What is it?
This appears to be a heap of pine needles. I wondered if it might be an anthill, and I am grateful to a gentleman who prefers to remain anonymous for information suggesting that it is a wood-ant nest, most likely Northern Wood Ant or Scottish Wood Ant, though the exact species cannot be determined from the photograph.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Anne Burgess and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NJ1258, 6 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 13 February, 2007
Forest   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1291 5862 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:36.5481N 3:27.5526W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1291 5862
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 105 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register