Lake Retba In Senegal Looks Like A Giant Strawberry Milkshake. That's because the blood red colour is caused by high levels of salt - with some areas containing up to 40 per cent of it.

Lake Retba In Senegal Looks Like A Giant Strawberry Milkshake. That's because the blood red colour is caused by high levels of algae due to high salt content - with some areas containing up to 40 per cent of it.

the pink waters of Lake Retba, known as Lac Rose, in Senegal

It's A Giant Strawberry Milk-Lake

Lake Retba, or as the French refer to it Lac Rose, is situated north of the Cap Vert Peninsula in Senegal, northeast of Dakar. The lake's harmless bacteria makes it pink while it's high salt content makes in easy to float on

Dolphins in Lake Retba or Lac Rose. The lake lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal, north east of Dakar. Depending on the time of day, the lake changes colour from a light purple to a deep scarlet pink. The unusual colouring of the water is caused by harmless halophilic bacteria that thrive in the lake’s high-salinity environment. The color is particularly visible during the dry season.

What it would be like if there were dolphins in Lake Retba! I made the water pink [๏ᴥ๏] Dunno who the original photographer is, discovered.

"The Pink Lake" aka Lake Retba, Senegal. That is just insanely gorgeous and amazing

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#popofcolor lake retba, senegal

Lake Retba or Lac Rose is located in the north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal. It got its name due to the Dunaliella salina algae making its water look like strawberry milk shake. Pink color is clearly visible during the dry season.

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Let's Go: Lac Rose Lake in Africa

Pretty in pink. Visit one of only 8 notable pink lakes in the world, located in Watch the locals extract salt onto huge piles on the shoreline.

Earth’s most otherworldly sites.Lake Retba, Senegal This 3m-deep lake looks cotton-candy pink, thanks to the Dunaliella salina algae that grows in the water. The pink is most visible during the dry season, which lasts from November to February.

Earth’s most otherworldly sites

Earth’s most otherworldly sites.Lake Retba, Senegal This lake looks cotton-candy pink, thanks to the Dunaliella salina algae that grows in the water. The pink is most visible during the dry season, which lasts from November to February.

Lake Retba, Senegal - 20 Sights That Will Remind You How Amazing Earth Is

If you want to travel to see our spectacular earth, check out the photos on this site! Lake Retba, Senegal - 20 Sights That Will Remind You How Amazing Earth Is

Lake Hillier, Middle Island, Western Australia. The only naturally pink lake in the world.

Unusual Pink Colored Lake Hillier in Australia

The naturally pink Lake Hillier, Middle Island, Western Australia. Lake Hillier is pink, too but it's not pictured here. These are a few pink lakes around the world.

The Pink Lake Lake Retba, Senegal. This lake is a prime habitat for microorganisms called Halobacterium. They are red or purple in color and are the reason for this like having a pink/mauve color.

The Pink Lake Lake Retba, Senegal. This lake is a prime habitat for microorganisms called Halobacterium. They are red or purple in color and are the reason for this lake having a pink/mauve color.

Crikey, how would you fancy a swim in this strawberry-milkshake-coloured lake? (Lac Rose)

Strawberry-Milkshake Coloured Lake|Lake Retba or Lac Rose lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal, north east of Dakar.what is the substance that is making this water pink?

10 of the Most Colorful Places On Earth. Bucket list-worthy trips to take.

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Lake Retba, Senegal This bubblegum-colored lake gets it's otherworldy hue from a human-friendly bacteria that thrives in the salty waters.

Salt sea; the pink colour comes from the overabundance of sodium

Pretty cool, but I think I'd be a bit freaked out for a minute if I saw pink water Salt Sea. The pink colour comes from the overabundance of sodium.

A Pink Lake in Senegal. #bucketlist                                                                                                                                                                                 More

"There is a lake in Senegal, called Lake Retba, that has PINK WATER. The lake has a very high salt content that allows people to easily float.

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