The pink water of Lake Retba, Cap Vert Peninsula, Senegal, west Africa. The rose color is caused by 'Dunaliella salina' algae in the water and is intensified during the dry season. Pink water? I wanna go there!
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.