Pink Lakes

These pink lakes are a natural phenomenon, the result of certain algae found in sea salt fields. When the temperature is high enough and adequate light conditions are provided, the algae-rich waters will turn  rose pink and sometimes, even red.

pink-lake-1Lake Hillier, Australia

pink-lake-2Sunset on a pink salt lake (image source)

pink-lake-3Laguna Rosa in Spain (image source)

pink-lake-4Lake Retba in Senegal (image source)

pink-lake-5Laguna Colorada in Boliva (image source)

pink-lake-6Westgate Park saltwater lake in Fisherman’s Bend, Melbourne, Australia (image source)

pink-lake-7Westgate Park saltwater lake in Fisherman’s Bend, Melbourne, Australia (image source)

pink-lake-9Pink Lake Natron in Tanzania (image source)

pink-lake-10(image source)

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