Landscape - South Africa

Karoo landscape

A wind pump stands in the middle distance of a wide, dry grassland area of the Eastern Cape in The Republic of South Africa. This is the edge of the Karoo, a semi desert area given to livestock farming, especially sheep. water is scarce and the wind pump is an iconic aspect of this type of landscape.

Date: 31/05/07

Location: Near Tarkastad, Eastern Cape, RSA.

Photographer: Arthur Dunkley