NC5522 : Deeply undercut peat bank of Feith a' Chuill near Crask Inn, Sutherland

taken 4 years ago, near to Cnoc na Doire [hill or Mountain], Highland, Great Britain

Deeply undercut peat bank of Feith a' Chuill near Crask Inn, Sutherland
Deeply undercut peat bank of Feith a' Chuill near Crask Inn, Sutherland
This is the process by which peat blanket is eroded back to the rock/mineral bed to allow grass to take hold. The stronger the stream the wider the swathe it cuts and the greater a boon of feeding it bequeaths to the deer or any grazing beast.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 17 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Grassland  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 5578 2206 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:9.8273N 4:27.1825W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 5580 2205
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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