HU3865 : Mussel Farming at Olna Firth

taken 10 months ago, near to Wethersta, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Mussel Farming at Olna Firth
Mussel Farming at Olna Firth
Most of Shetland's fjords support the shellfish industry. This is one of several groups of mussel hatcheries dotted around Olna Firth. Ropes hang weighted beneath the floats and mussels attach themselves and grow on the ropes.
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 July, 2019
Geographical Context
Coastal  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Estuary, Marine 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic Lumix TZ60 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 385 650 [100m precision]
WGS84: 60:22.0293N 1:18.2305W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 389 651
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Shetland  Olna Firth  Shellfish Farm  Mussel Fishery  Mussel Farm  Mussel Ropes 

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