Monday, February 13, 2006

orchard -patterns in High-Input Ag

originally uploaded by topherous.
Here's an image of a large orchard in the US.
Shows pattern in two "layers", good.
Very regular design, bad.
Monocrop, designed for mechanised management, bad.

Wednesday, February 01, 2006

Silver Birch KAP

Silver Birch.
Silver Birch.,
originally uploaded by The K Team.
Interesting KAP image.

Shows some detail. OK to get an idea of planting density etc.

"Silver Birch trees on Stanton moor in the Derbyshire Peak District. This is a Neolithic landscape famous for the Nine Ladies Stone circle.
Dan Leigh R5 Delta and AutoKap."