Never Been to Lake Retba, But I Love It!

How could I not love it? It’s PINK! And I love pink!

 

Lake Retba or Lac Rose lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal, north east of Dakar. Michael Danson, an expert in extremophile bacteria from Bath University, said: ‘The strawberry colour is produced by salt-loving organism Dunaliella salina.

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SOURCE (for most images): http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2153984/Red-dy-salted-The-bizarre-African-lake-turned-blood-red-extreme-concentrations-salt-harvested-hundreds-workers.html

Other images from various sites .

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