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Near a spring, the flora is rich with queen of the meadows that the ewes enjoy, creation in the spring of 2021 of a collective sheep pasture; six breeders from the surrounding valleys have grouped their livestock (about six hundred head) under the care of two shepherds housed in a hut built to ecological standards especially for the spring of 2021 in order to reduce the damage caused by wolf predation, and resulting in the presence of about fifty griffon vultures every summer, Grand site du Puy Mary, Cantal, Parc Naturel Régional des Volcans d'Auvergne, France

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Image size: 5976x3992 pixels (19.9"x13.3" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2021-08-11

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Domestic animal / Domestic mammal / Domestic dog / Watchdog / Molossoid breed / Mountain Molossoid / Pyrenean Mountain Dog

Domestic animal / Domestic mammal / Ovine (domestic) / Sheep (Ovis aries)

Europe / European Union / France / Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes / Auvergne / Volcanoes of Auvergne (Regional Nature Park of the)


Europe / European Union / France / Massif Central (mountain range) / Cantal (Massif)

Flora / Spermatophyte / Flowering plant / Dicotyledon / Rosales order / Rosaceae family / Meadow (Filipendula sp) / Queen of the meadow (Filipendula ulmaria)

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agriculture type / Outdoor breeding / Extensive breeding

Atmosphere (Ambiance) / Twilight / Evening

Eat / Graze

Europe / European Union / France / Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes / Auvergne / Cantal 15

Flora / Flower / Wild flower

Earth's crust / Landform / Summit

Shot / Overview

Enumeration / Group / Herd (Flock)

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Space / Sun / Sunset

Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Summer

Atmosphere / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky

Area / Mountain / Lawn and alpine meadow / Mountain pasture


Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agriculture type / Traditional agriculture / Traditional breeding

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / Natural park / Regional Natural Park

Individual / Nobody

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Spermatophyta / Phanerogamae / Angiospermae / Dicotyledoneae / Rosales / Rosaceae / Filipendula

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Synapsida / Therapsida / Mammalia / Artiodactyla / Bovidae / Ovis

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