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Konduki, gray and green

Aerial photo. The middle of Russia, Tula region, near Konduki village. Among plains, cornfields and copses lies the abandoned Ushakovsky coal cut. During the Soviet era lignite was mined there, but in the 90s mining was closed due to unprofitability. Now 50-meter-high clay hills are overgrown with birches and aspens, forming a landscape very unusual for this region.

TAGS: Abandoned, Birch, Spring

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Moscow, Russia
Member since 2014
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© Alexey Kharitonov.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2018
Total Views: 62
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2018, 11:10 a.m.
Camera Make: DJI
Camera Model: FC220
Focal Length: 4.7mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO146
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PHOTO LOCATION Konduki, Russia