Kōrero: Life in hot springs

Acid stream, White Island (2 o 2)

Acid stream, White Island

The ash surrounding this small acid stream looks dry and barren, but the stream is bright green due to the presence of the alga Cyanidium.

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GNS Science, Extremophile photo collection
Reference: DSCO_4590
Photograph by Bruce Mountain

Permission of GNS Science must be obtained before any use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Bruce Mountain, 'Life in hot springs - Acidophiles', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/6466/acid-stream-white-island (accessed 20 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Bruce Mountain, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006