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NOAA Photo Library Image - r00imm47

Acid mine drainage, the orange color is from iron precipitate. Blue indicates copper, the green is algae.

Image ID: r00imm47, NOAA's Restoration Center Collection
Location: Redding, Shasta County, California
Photo Date: November 17, 1994
Credit: NOAA Restoration Center & Damage Assessment and Restoration Program

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