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14th Annual Photo Contest
Golden Poppy Arcata Marsh

A Golden Poppy aka a California Poppy missing a petal and showing off it's inner stem along a trail at the Arcata Wastewater Treatment Plant and Wildlife Sanctuary. The Arcata Marsh is an innovative wastewater treatment plant is an example of a community's involvement in environmental politics, innovative uses of land, and applications of appropriate technology in a small urban community. By integrating conventional wastewater treatment with the natural processes of constructed wetlands, Arcata has succeeded in turning wastewater into a resource. It is over 300 acres and home to more than 315 birds along with skunks, river otters and a variety of wildflowers.

TAGS: California, United States

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Arcata , California, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Jessica Callahan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2016
Total Views: 38
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 14, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D3200
Focal Length: 180mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f5.6
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PHOTO LOCATION Arcata , California, United States of America