SK1879 : New growth on the moor

taken 9 years ago, near to Abney, Derbyshire, Great Britain

New growth on the moor
New growth on the moor
A fence is keeping sheep off this part of the moor and I suspect that the ground has been harrowed or dragged to expose old seeds to light. Hence the wonderful display of flowers; heath bedstraw, sorrel, willowherb and others. On the other side of the fence where sheep still roam there was only a boring cover of grasses. Trees are also growing in this conserved area.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1841 7987 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.9268N 1:43.5076W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1849 7986
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