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|The Dune du Pilat is Europe's biggest sand dune. It is located just south of the City Arcachon in Southwest France.||08/16/2005||1,212|
|A cool sand dune formation in Mexico.||08/29/2005||1,050|
|The sweep of Seven Mile Beach is rimmed with sand dunes and a variety of coastal sand forests, some of which are listed as endangered ecological communities. and yes it is 7 miles long I've walked it.||12/18/2007||612|
|Rubjerg lighthouse on the NW coast west of Hjorring was build in the years 1899-1900 and was first time lit december 27th. 1900. It was lit off on august 1st. 1968 because the light wasn't that visible anymore from sea. The sand had build a big dune at the beach after several storms since 1900.|
When it was build it stood on a hill of 60 meters (196.5 feet) and 200 meters (656 fee...
|Fresh water lakes on a sandy island.... There are more than 40 lakes on the island.The are giant rainwater puddles held in sand dune hollows by a layer of sand rendered impermeable by reed humus rotting into it over centuries.||07/04/2006||909|
|The largest active sand dune system in Europe.||01/27/2007||2,080|
|Nordby is one of the biggest villages in Denmark. It also has the biggest pond in the center ov the village.|
The church is located 1 mile southwest of Nordby. It was difficult to hear the bells ringing so 1867 a bell tower was build in the center of the village to inform the people to go to church.
|34 various images from deserts around the world - from the mega-barchan Pur-pur dune in Peru, to a giant alluvial fan in China, to Death Valley, to the Namib sand sea and Lake Eyre in Australia.||09/28/2005||1,241|
|This is a dune called shifting sands in Tanzania. The wind blows it across the plains about 50 ft a year and keeps it the same shape. There is a smaller one a bit to the north.||11/16/2005||809|
|Connection between Denmark and Sweden. West of the island the connection is a tunnel, below and East of the island is Oeresund Bridge, 16 km long, finished in 2000.|
Information by Claudio Marchesin:
In 1991, the governments of Denmark and Sweden agreed to build a bridge to connect the two countries across the Oresund Strait. The 16-kilometer-long Oresund Link b...
|Vehicles into Taklamakan desert.|
Probably for Oil quest.
|Parque dos Lençois Maranhences. Lencois Maranhences Natural Dune Park, in the Brazilian state of Maranhão. A complex of sand dunes, transparent lakes and sunny beaches. It is about 55 km (34 miles) long. It can be reached through São Luís or Fortaleza. Maranhão - Brasil.||11/22/2005||486|