Dutch natural heritage organisation Natuurmonumenten and Google have joined forces to add 19 of the Netherlands’ most beautiful areas of countryside to the Street View collection.
Volunteers used a 20 kilo portable camera with 15 lenses to photograph the island of Schieermonnikoog, the Eerde country estate and Sint Pietersberg near Maastricht among others.
Each lens takes a photograph every two seconds, allowing a 360 degree image of the reserve to be built up. ‘It was quite a project but it has worked, thanks to our volunteers,’ Natuurmonumenten spokesman Jeffrey van Heck told the Telegraaf.
These 19 places are now available via Street View
- ’s-Gravelandse Buitenplaatsen
- Dal van de Ruiten Aa
- De Onlanden
- Fort Waver-Amstel
- Kaapse Bossen
- Landgoed Eerde
- Nationaal Park De Sallandse Heuvelrug
- Nationaal Park Dwingelderveld
- Nationaal Park Veluwezoom
- Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden
- Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen
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