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Sediments and Phytoplankton in Northern Caspian Sea

46.1N 49.8E

July 18th, 2012 Category: Phytoplankton, Rivers, Sediments

Caspian Sea- July 18th, 2012

Sediments and phytoplankton growth in the Caspian Sea give its waters bright green and blue tones. Sediments are most concentrated by the northeastern shores and the northwestern shores, by the Volga Delta. While the Volga can be seen entering the sea from the left edge, the Ural River can be seen flowing down from the top edge.

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