Chakwenga Headwaters and the Nyabutaye Peat Bog: image 6

The water is clear and stained brown by tannin secreted by the vegetation. Such ‘black water’ is sterile, almost devoid of nutrients and animal life.

Photographer :MG Bingham
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Description: The water is clear and stained brown by tannin secreted by the vegetation. Such ‘black water’ is sterile, almost devoid of nutrients and animal life.
Altitude: 1080
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Latitude, longitude: -15.150950 29.354130

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Location details: individual images: Chakwenga Headwaters and the Nyabutaye Peat Bog image6.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/location-image.php?location_id=171&image_id=6, retrieved 16 January 2021

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