NU0927 : Long distance litter

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Warenton, Northumberland, Great Britain

Long distance litter
Long distance litter
Diffusion and a cold night brought this balloon down on Sandyford Moor. Probably released somewhere to the south. It is extremely common to find helium balloons on hills, and there is evidence that the ones landing in the sea are poisoning marine animals who take them for food.
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NU0927, 15 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 23 February, 2008
Category
Environmental damage > Environmental damage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 099 271 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:32.2945N 1:50.6244W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 099 271
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