NG5622 : Saltmarsh and bridge, Loch Slapin

taken 1 year ago, near to Torrin/Na Torrin, Highland, Great Britain

Saltmarsh and bridge, Loch Slapin
Saltmarsh and bridge, Loch Slapin
The extreme tip of Loch Slapin doesn't get flooded during each tide, so grass has a chance to establish itself between the drainage channels. The B8083 from Broadford to Elgol goes around the tip of the sea loch and crosses the Abhainn an t-Sratha Mh˛ir at the foot of Beinn na Cr˛. The colours are particularly striking because the late afternoon sun is illuminating the saltmarsh directly from the side Link while thick cloud cover is directly overhead.
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Date Taken
Friday, 3 August, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 17 June, 2019
Geographical Context
Coastal  Grassland  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5645 2246 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:13.6722N 6:2.2070W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 5611 2231
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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