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Geograph Britain & Ireland

Geograph Britain & Ireland
The Geograph® Britain and Ireland project aims to collect geographically representative photographs and information for every square kilometre of Great Britain and Ireland, and you can be part of it. 12,047 contributors have submitted 3,920,312 images covering 271,190 grid squares, or 81.7% of the total Today's photo Click the map to start browsing photos What is Geographing? It's a game - how many grid squares will you contribute?

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