HP6102 : Kelp on Easting beach

taken 7 years ago, near to Clivocast, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

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Kelp on Easting beach
Kelp on Easting beach
A stormy winter has brought large amount of kelp onto beaches, but the fronds are quickly devoured by sheep, leaving piles of stalks. In some places in Orkney, kelp is still collected and sent away to make gelatin, but not here in Shetland.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 12 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 12 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6179 0259 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:42.1023N 0:52.1994W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HP 6179 0258
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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