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Michael Hundrieser

Forest Cemetry

Martin Hrdlička

Destroyed Forest Years Ago

Eastern Bohemia, Czech Republic

March 28, 2011, 15:45

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© 2011 Martin Hrdlička, All Rights Reserved.

Caption

A very strong and sudden wind storm, classified as a tornado, destroyed an area of 30km of forests in June 2008.

This picture shows the area after 2 years and 8 months. The new forest has already been planted but it will take many years to recover the same forest as it was before.

The catastrophe photographed a day after the tornado is documented here.

You can also see the track of the whole damage on the current Google maps.
http://www.virtualpanorama.cz

http://www.virtualczech.cz

Location

Europe / Czech Republic

Lat: 49° 54' 24" N
Long: 15° 38' 43" E

→ maps.google.com [EXT]

Precision is: Unknown / Undeclared.

OpenStreetMap: © OpenStreetMap contributors

Equipment

Nikon+Manfrotto
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