SK4263 : Locko Plantation

taken 11 years ago, near to Pilsley, Derbyshire, Great Britain

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Locko Plantation
Locko Plantation
The photograph shows one of the rides, and a footpath on the right, that have been cut into Locko Plantation as part of the continuing management of the woodland.

“Access [to the plantation] has been further improved by developing more walking routes through the wood. Creating access has been part of the continuing management of the wood, allowing glades and rides to benefit from more light. This will increase areas of woodland flowers and create areas for woodland and grassland butterflies.

“Throughout the plantation management has continued with a process of woodland thinning allowing some trees to mature. Coppicing work is developing an age structure of trees and thus, variety of different woodland habitats within the wood.”

Quoted text from an information board near one of the entrances to the plantation.

To see another photograph of the plantation taken from the same viewpoint but approximately 90° to the left, click here SK4263 : Locko Plantation.
To see a more easterly (ahead) photograph of the footpath on the right, click here SK4263 : Locko Plantation.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 24 February, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 426 632 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.8966N 1:21.8559W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 425 632
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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