New Zealand - Melanie Crutchfield
Mountains of New Zeland

Mountains of New Zeland

The seafoam green color cast to the waters of the lakes in the mountainous areas of New Zealand is due to glaciers in the headwaters grinding rock into a fine dust, known as rock flour, which is then suspended in the water.

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