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Photos from LGS sites and other interesting Cumbrian geology and views. See the Geological Sites Map for more photos and information.

Longsleddale

Longsleddale

Black Sail valley
Black Sail moraines.
Annaside
Annaside glacial till.
Water Crag, Devoke Water.
Altered Eskdale granite, Devoke Water.
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Yarlside Volcanics

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Silverhowe, Grasmere

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St. Bees sandstone, Fleswick LGS 9.006

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'Swags' on hillside, Mosedale, Wasdale Head LGS 7.141

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Minette intrusion, Sale Fell. LGS 7.019

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Microgranite dyke, Brown Howe. LGS 7.027

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Whitbarrow Great Slab LGS 7.002. Photo by Peter Standing

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Boulder Beds, St Bees LGS 4.007

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Horsemoor Hills LGS 7.152

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Forest Head Quarry LGS 1.007


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Great Asby limestone pavement SSSI, GCR and LGS. Photo by Noel Pearson.

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Monday, March 1st, 2021 at 8:36am
Here is a flavour of what the Nature Recovery Network is all about. During the years ahead, a lot more of this kind of initiative will be possible as new laws and policies lead to changes on the ground. https://t.co/OXF1CNBdnT
Friday, February 5th, 2021 at 11:37am
We think John Martin's picture of mating Australian flatworms (as shown below) in the UK is unique. Share this post to anyone you think might be able to tell us differently. https://t.co/w8YxEl3eWP CumbriaBDC photo
Thursday, January 28th, 2021 at 2:50pm
We got sent some interesting photos from John Martin this week!

Do you know what this species is and why it’s important we know its distribution?

Comment below what you think, and we’ll release a species of the week next week with the answers. https://t.co/I6rVprmjOI
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Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 at 5:28am
Hot on the heels of awards success at @CIEEMnet #CieemAwards Plantlife's @katefpetty is delivering a free online talk celebrating the accelerating #RoadVerges campaign as part of #SpringIntoAction. Book in now to avoid missing out! https://t.co/9i66IGbwwR https://t.co/wisYgEvjJ2 CumbriaBDC photo