Cargill salt evaporation ponds, also known as San Francisco Bay Salt Ponds are very colourful. They feature colours from green to orange to bright red. Such change in colour is caused by algae and shows the salinity of water; green indicates lower salinity than red or orange. These ponds are operated by Cargill, hence the name.

 

Name: Cargill Salt Evaporation Ponds

Lat, Long: 37.510679, -122.039309

Location: Newark, California, USA

 

Cargill Salt Evaporation Ponds, Newark, California, USA

 

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