Back to nature – Rusty anchor #marineexplorer…

Back to nature - Rusty anchor #marineexplorer

Back to nature – Rusty anchor #marineexplorer by John Turnbull

Via Flickr:

Unlike plastics which persist in the environment for hundreds of years, many other materials are re-claimed by nature in a relatively short time. This anchor, presumably galvanised when new, is being broken down and colonised by algae and invertebrates. Bare Island