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Less Phytoplankton Growth in Bay of Arguin, Mauritania

20.6N 16.4W

October 25th, 2012 Category: Phytoplankton

Mauritania – October 22nd, 2012

The usually neon green phytoplankton growing in the waters of the Bay of Arguin, off the coast of Mauritania, are a bit dimmer in this fall image. The bay is located south of Cap Blanc, north of Cap Timiris, and contains the islands of Arguin and Tidra, as well as the 12,000 kmĀ² Banc d’Arguin National Park.

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