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Pink Lake in Senegal (20 pics)

Posted in Pictures   9 Apr 2010   / 16409 views

This pink colored lake located in Senegal is called Lake Retba or Lac Rose. Its glamour color is due to many minerals and microorganisms in the water. Women in Senegal spend up to 14 hours a day on the banks of this lake to harvest salt. Each liter of water has about 380 grams  of salt.

 

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Tags: Lake Retba, pink, salt  

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M 6 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
Pretty in pink! 41
       
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Peanut 6 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
Never new there was a pink lake anywhere in the world. Thanks for sharing. This was really interesting.
       
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