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CLIP 8420

Changing landscapes - sheep grazing

Changing landscapes - sheep grazing
Key Info
  • Changing landscapes - sheep grazing
  • Duration: 01:35
  • How sheep have changed the landscape of Snowdon, a mountain in North Wales. A mountain landscape is constantly changing. Sheep change the landscape by grazing on the land. There is an area on Snowdon which has been fenced off from sheep. In this area a range of plants can be found which cannot survive when sheep are present.
  • Subject:



    Environmental Issues

  • Keywords: mountain, Snowdon, landscape, change, sheep, grazing, plants
Ideas for use in class
  • Useful as an introduction to mountain landscapes. Could use in conjunction with clips 8421, 8422 and 8424.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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