NJ2906 : Grouse moors by the A939

taken 9 years ago, near to Tornahaish, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

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Grouse moors by the A939
Grouse moors by the A939
A distinctly ugly pattern of cutting and burning to maximise the number of grouse that can be shot for fun/profit. Red Grouse are wild and can't be reared in captivity, but this is intensive farming to all intents and purposes.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Sunday, 6 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 2955 0639 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:8.5786N 3:9.9488W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 2965 0635
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Grouse Moor  Moorland Track 

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