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Lakes Within Craters

 
Lakes Within Craters

Page Type: Album

Object Title: Lakes Within Craters

Image Type(s): Scenery

 

Page By: Andino

Created/Edited: Aug 23, 2007 / Aug 23, 2007

Object ID: 327873

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Introduction

 
Quilotoa Crater (3900m)
 

In some extinct volcanoes, lakes have formed over the centuries, to give wonderful landscapes, with usually intense colours. This album gathers specifically photos of lakes that are located in craters. Feel free to contribute !

A few pages, you may want to visit that gives information on some of them :
In Ecuador : Volcan Quilotoa & Cuicocha Crater
In the USA : Crater Lake Caldera
In Easter Island : Rano Kau & Rano Raraku
In Costa-Rica : Costa Rica Volcanoes
In Indonesia : Rinjani

Images


Quilotoa Crater (3900m)

Quilotoa Crater (3900m)

The steaming Volcan Poaz...

The steaming Volcan Poaz...

Irazu Crater

Irazu Crater

Rano Kau and its crater rim...

Rano Kau and its crater rim...

Volcán Xinantécatl (aka...

Volcán Xinantécatl (aka...

Rano Raraku Lake

Rano Raraku Lake

Crater lake on Poaz - volcano

Crater lake on Poaz - volcano

The crater and knife ridge of...

The crater and knife ridge of...

Cuicocha Crater

Cuicocha Crater

Volcan Rano Kau - Easter Island

Volcan Rano Kau - Easter Island

Irazu Crater

Irazu Crater

Quilotoa Panorama

Quilotoa Panorama

Cuicocha Crater

Cuicocha Crater

The crater lake of Rano Kau...

The crater lake of Rano Kau...

Acid lake in one of the...

Acid lake in one of the...


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BaarbGreat idea

Baarb

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This is a really nice collection of photos. Perhaps you would be interested in adding this as a Child to the 'Volcanoes of the World' page? I think it would be great if the assorted volcanic stuff was linked a little more. Bias I guess :D
Posted Feb 14, 2009 6:19 pm

AndinoRe: Great idea

Andino

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Thanks for your comment ! I attached it ;o)
Posted Feb 19, 2009 11:09 am

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