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Flommens conservation area

Flommens naturreservat Ett område uppbyggt av parallella sandrevlar som formats av havet och vinden under tusentals år innehållande sandstränder, sanddyner, brackvattensområden och golfbanor. Under hösten passerar här miljontals flyttfåglar. Main description Ängs- och våtmarkerna längs stranden väster om Skanör-Falsterbo kallas sedan gammalt för Flommen. Området är uppbyggt av parallella sandrevlar som formats av havet och vinden under tusentals år. Nya sandrevlar skapas och stänger inne vattensamlingar, som sakta växer igen. Flommen är idag ett naturreservat som karakteriseras av sandstränder, sanddyner, brackvattensområden och golfbanor. Platsens flora är ömtålig och fridlyst. Här finns botaniska specialiteterna såsom martorn och blå svärdslilja. I södra delen ligger Falsterbo fyr som syns vida omkring. Den uppfördes år 1793-95 och var i drift till 1990. Fyren är idag ett statligt byggnadsminnesmärke.

Copyright: Jan Andersson
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9092x4546
Taken: 05/03/2013
Uploaded: 06/03/2013
Updated: 04/04/2015


Tags: nature; hiking; birdwatching
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