SO2230 : Peat erosion

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Capel-y-Ffin, Powys, Great Britain

Peat erosion
Peat erosion
The western side of the reservoir is heather moorland on a peat base. Here a stream has found an alternative course and is eroding the subsoil. Eventually, after a few thousand years, another cwm will have evolved here.
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SO2230, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 February, 2008
Category
Erosion   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 229 304 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:58.0355N 3:7.3494W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 229 303
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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