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Chasicó Lagoon Near Bahía Blanca, Argentina – June 6th, 2011

38.7S 62.2W

June 6th, 2011 Category: Image of the day, Lakes, Sediments

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Tan sediments from the Naposta Stream flow past Bermejo Island and Trinidad Island and into the Atlantic Ocean near the city of Bahía Blanca.

The green lake in the upper left corner is the Chasicó Lagoon, about 80 km from Bahía Blanca. As of 2006, it had a surface area of 13000 has. and was growing. Its waters are brackish.

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