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yame Mar 13, 2006 12:55 PM

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Here are some circles from the sky. Only thing done is resized for posting. I can not tell you the location .. other than flying back from Las Vegas



calr Mar 13, 2006 11:19 PM

Well, I guess you could technically call those true crop circles. :lol: For those who don't know, those circles are crops irrigated by a center-pivot irrigation system. They are very common in the Western USA.

A large supply pipe supplies water to the center of the field where a long pipe supported by towers on wheels and sprinkler heads along its length rotates around the center of the circle. I have seen these systems in numerous locations.

Great photo. Did you know what they were when you shot the picture?

Man-made crop circles. Nothing to do with aliens.

:cool:

Cal


selvin Mar 14, 2006 2:19 AM

I've seen these before as I fly across the Western USA but they tend to be green compared to the surrounding countryside.

Very nice set of circles.

Aloha



yame Mar 15, 2006 8:08 AM

Thanks, Once we got home I was told all about them. But I was surpized to see them


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