SP6923 : Calvert Landfill Site 2

taken 11 years ago, near to Calvert, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Calvert Landfill Site 2
Calvert Landfill Site 2
This view looking south from the bridleway between Calvert and Greatmoor is of part of Calvert Landfill Site, see SP6923 : Calvert Landfill Site. Netting has been erected all around the site like in this photo to stop wind blown rubbish. The shiny surface to the right is high density plastic sheeting used to cover the landfill once tipping in an area is finished. This is then capped with clay to further prevent rainfall getting into the waste, and so reducing the amount of leachate ie. contaminated water that leaks from a landfill site or dump.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 July, 2007
Category
Landfill site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 696 234 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:54.3095N 0:59.3664W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 696 234
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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