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Illiniza Sur
Photo taken from Illiniza Norte. You can see Laguna verde.

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Misawhy is

Misa

Voted 10/10

the water so green? usually glaciated lakes are blue...
Posted Feb 23, 2010 1:04 pm

Liba KopeckovaRe: why is

Liba Kopeckova

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because it is called Laguna Verde, Michael...
Honestly, I do not know...
Posted Feb 23, 2010 8:06 pm

lcarreauRe: why is

lcarreau

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A very similar thing happened with the lakes
surrounding the Mt. Saint Helens volcano.

A correlation can be drawn between the amount
of volcanic ash the lakes contain and the lake's coloration.

More ash suspended in the water = MORE GREEN!
Posted Feb 23, 2010 10:04 pm

Liba KopeckovaRe: why is

Liba Kopeckova

Hasn't voted

makes sense Larry... maybe? I will research it in my free time.... thanks
Posted Feb 24, 2010 8:58 am

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