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Dune du Pilat, France

Dune du Pilat, France

The Dune du Pilat is Europe's biggest sand dune. It is located just south of the City Arcachon in Southwest France.
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Raabjerg Mile - the biggest sand dune in Denmark

Raabjerg Mile - the biggest sand dune in Denmark

Raabjerg Mile is also one of the biggest dunes in Europe.
It contains about 3.5 mio m3 sand and is 35 to 40 meters high. It moves to the northeast 0-30 meters a year when it's windy weather up to stormy weather.
You can actually see the track the dune has taken over the years.
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Lighthouse soon covered by sand

Lighthouse soon covered by sand

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...
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Fraser Island, Australia

Fraser Island, Australia

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.
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Kenfig Burrows

Kenfig Burrows

The largest active sand dune system in Europe.
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Sand Trees

Sand Trees

Sand formation in the desert, that looks like trees..
Rating of 3.61538461509/13/2006649Google Earth Logo
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Global desert landforms

Global desert landforms

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.
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Traveling Dune in Tanzania

Traveling Dune in Tanzania

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.
Rating of 3.611/16/2005690Google Earth Logo
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Vehicles in sand dune of Taklamakan desert (Xinjiang,China)

Vehicles in sand dune of Taklamakan desert (Xinjiang,China)

Vehicles into Taklamakan desert.

Probably for Oil quest.
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Lencois Maranhences Park - Brazil

Lencois Maranhences Park - Brazil

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.
Rating of 511/22/2005446Google Earth Logo
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Stuetzpunktgruppe (Strongpoint) Loekken

Stuetzpunktgruppe (Strongpoint) Loekken

The battery site is very impressive and conspicuous as it partly lies on the beach due to coastal erosion. The way the bunkers lie fully visible on the beach gives the visitor a good impression of the layout of the original battery site. The battery stretches ca. 600 m along the coast. The original depth of the battery was ca. 200 m. Due to a coastal erosion of ca. 50 m since the war, the bunke...
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4 Plane Formation, offshore, France

4 Plane Formation, offshore, France

Four planes flying in formation near the northern French coast. Looks like a training flight.
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