TG1940 : Spots of rusty orange

taken 10 years ago, near to Aylmerton, Norfolk, Great Britain

Spots of rusty orange
Spots of rusty orange
The rusty-orange colouration is caused by lichens that are growing on some of the tree trunks. Lichens are often the first to settle in places that lack soil and they can be found in extreme environments such as at high latitudes, in deserts or in the arctic; some lichens can even survive in space. Many lichens grow on the trunks and branches of trees. Because of their sensitivity to pollutants they have been widely used as pollution indicator organisms. LinkExternal link
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TG1940, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 28 December, 2007
Category
Trees > Trees   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 191 403 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.9449N 1:15.4956E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 191 403
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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