Saturday, April 25, 2009

Timna Valley, Israel


Timna Valley, originally uploaded by ! . © Angela Lobefaro . !.
The Timna Valley is located in southern Israel in the southwestern Arabah, approximately 30 km (18.6 mi) north of the Gulf of Aqaba and the town of Eilat. The area is rich in copper ore, and has been actively mined by humans since the 6th millennium BCE.

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