Tagebau - Brown coal mine

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Syborgh on September 2, 2013

What are they stripping here?

labete on September 4, 2013

Bruincoolmijn... ;). It`s Tagebau Hambach, east of Jülich. I'll put a link in the description.

Syborgh on September 5, 2013

Nice contrast between the severe stripping scars and the woolly sheep clouds.

By the way.. I just learned that lignite (brown coal)| Braunkohle | bruinkool is the sediment of mostly sequoia tree from the Tertiary.

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