Lac Rose, or Lake Retba, is an interesting pink lake in Senegal that contains excess amounts of salt, similar to the Dead Sea. The natural pink color is caused by Dunaliella salina, a bacteria that absorbs sunlight by actively producing red pigment.

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Lac Rose, Senegal


2 thoughts on “Lac Rose, Senegal

  1. Debra Grilly says:

    MM, I have been absolutely loving all of your Senegal photos!!! Getting vicarious enjoyment and thirsting for more!
    As always, stay safe and soak it all up!

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