2013

NZ2273 : Big Waters Nature Reserve

taken 11 years ago, near to Seaton Burn, North Tyneside, England

Big Waters Nature Reserve
Big Waters Nature Reserve
A large but shallow mining subsidence pond, now converted to a Nature Reserve owned by Northumberland Wildlife Trust. Despite the bitter wind, there were a large number of birds on the pond, notably mallard and wigeon. Also, as seen here, cormorants and black-headed gulls.
Midday New Year's Day 2013

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Geographical Context: Lakes, Wetland, Bog Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms Woodland, Forest other tags: Nature Reserve Woodland Pond Birds Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Articles: · My own day in History · New Year's Day 2013 Automatic Clusters: · Subsidence Pond [5] · Mining [4] · Large but Shallow Mining Subsidence Pond [2] · Wigeon [2] Title Clusters: · Big Waters Nature Reserve [8] ·
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NZ2273, 31 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 1 January, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 1 January, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2263 7331 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:3.2262N 1:38.8382W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 22631 73251
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