Waterwheel at the House of the Wells, or Casa de las Norias, Rodalquilar, in the Cabo de Gata-Nijar Natural Park, Almeria, Andalusia, Southern Spain. The wells are run by 2 large wheels, a horizontal one driven by a lever pulled by a horse, and a vertical one linked to it with a rope with clay pots to draw water. The park includes the Sierra del Cabo de Gata mountain range, volcanic rock landscapes, islands, coastline and coral reefs and has the only warm desert climate in Europe. The park was listed as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in 1997 and a Specially Protected Area of Mediterranean Importance in 2001. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Waterwheel at the House of the Wells, or Casa de las Norias, Rodalquilar, in the Cabo de Gata-Nijar Natural Park, Almeria, Andalusia, Southern Spain. The wells are run by 2 large wheels, a horizontal one driven by a lever pulled by a horse, and a vertical one linked to it with a rope with clay pots to draw water. The park includes the Sierra del Cabo de Gata mountain range, volcanic rock landscapes, islands, coastline and coral reefs and has the only warm desert climate in Europe. The park...
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