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Gildrehola

Gildrehola

12.03.2018

At lake Gaupåsvatnet.

Gaupås

19.05.2018

Sculptures in the bedrock

Herand- geologi

11.12.2018

Amateur geologist Torgeir Garmo at work taking out crystals from the rock.

Ågotnes- crystals

12.03.2018

Road cuts and blast areas are a joy to rock collectors, even if the disturbance to nature is ever so disfiguring. These are the best kinds of places to hunt for crystals, which otherwise are removed by weather and wind. In the Ågotnes area there are especially many beautiful crystals to be found.

Gneiss.

Frøland- Liarostunnel

16.06.2018

Soft shapes in the hard mountain.

Grasdalen

12.03.2018

Garnets at Vågenes

Vågenes

18.06.2018

On Vågenes, on one of the prominences out toward Eitrevågen, one finds garnets in anorthosite. The garnets are both older, and not least bigger, than average.

One of the employee's homes.

Lykling- gold

15.12.2018

During the summer of 1979 a rock was found at Lykling in Bømlo that contained 450 grams of gold, and at the end of the 1980s a great many gold samples were laid out for sale. In the old mining area there are still gold miners hunting for the precious metal. But, the big adventure stories are a thing of the past.

Mining pit in the steep slope at Froastad.

Froastad

19.05.2018

Anatase

Matskorhæ

12.03.2018

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