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.
Lake Retba, Senegal (western Africa) Can't believe I had never even heard of this! (Lac Rose/the Pink Lake!) The pink color is from a bacteria that grows in the lake due to it's extremely high salt content.
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Lake Retba (Lac Rose) is located in Senegal Africa. Its pink hue is caused by harmless bacteria called Dunaliella salina. The lake's salt content is very high giving people the ability to float effortlessly in this water.
Lake Hillier is a pink-coloured lake on Middle Island, the largest of the islands and islets that make up the Recherche Archipelago, in Western Australia. The lake spans only about 600 meters wide but its rose pink color is unmistakable.
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
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.
Lake Retba also known as Lac Rose meaning Pink Lake, lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal. Named for its pink waters caused by Dunaliella salina algae and is known for its high salt content, up to in some areas.
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.