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Evocative aerial shots of the pink waters of the Camargue river delta near Arles in southern France by Paolo Pettigiani, of which he sez:

The pink water comes from a pink algae (Dunaliella Salina) which lives in it. This pink algae can exist in just about any kind of natural body of saltwater and is the main source of nutrition for another common resident of saltwater: a miniscule shrimp called the artémias salina.