2/17/13

waiau river, canterbury



The color is from the minerals in the water (sulphur, sodium chloride, calcium, carbonates, magnesium and potassium) from underground hot springs.


11 comments:

She Who Carries Camera said...

what a gorgeous landscape! thanks for stopping by my place and introducing yourself!

Deb Nance at Readerbuzz said...

Sometimes I forget that the whole world isn't just people and houses and cars. Beautiful. Thank you.

Gail Dixon (Louisiana Belle) said...

Such a beautiful, tranquil scene!

Kay said...

Nice photos.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

How lovely! The River is peaceful and the greens are so rich looking.

EG CameraGirl said...

The water is so lovely!

Karen said...

The river is the colour of the sea! Lovely!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful scenery and landscape. The river is a pretty color. Lovely images!

Sleepshort said...

You've really captured the beauty of these scenes. Great stuff!
Thanks for sharing.

Laura said...

just beautiful!

Rambling Woods said...

How interesting about the minerals. It looks like dye..Beautiful area. Thank you for the birthday greetings Bettyl...Michelle