NN6390 : Forest Fence

taken 18 years ago, near to Catlodge, Highland, Scotland

This is 1 of 3 images, with title starting with Forest in this square
Forest Fence.
Forest Fence.
The high visibility fence is there to alert grouse, mainly black grouse (Tetrao tetrix) to its presence and avoid deaths by flying into the fence. The fence is protecting, as well as moorfowl, a new scots pine wood. The peak is Creag Dubh near Newtonmore.

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Geographical Context: Moorland Woodland, Forest Category: Woodland > Forestry
This photo is linked from: Groupings: · Same view different time (& same view same day) Automatic Clusters: · Forest Fence [2] ·
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NN6390, 26 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Richard Webb   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 26 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 1 March, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 636 909 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:59.3448N 4:14.7890W
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