Amazing Pink Salt Lake in Senegal
The lake is also a little salt collecting industry and is often the end point of the Dakar-gatherers work Rally.Many salt 6-7 hours a day by the pool, which is close to the salt content of 40%.Protect your skin, they rub their skin with Shea butter, made from shea nuts harvest of the Shea Nut tree, which uses mitigating tissue damage occurs.
Retba Lake or Lac Rose lies north of the peninsula of Cap Vert, Senegal, north east of Dakar. It is so named for its pink waters, caused by cyanobacteria in the water. The color is visible in the dry season. The lake is also known for its high salt content, which, like the Dead Sea, people can easily float.
This is more used to the task of the Amazing Race 6 teams in their salt to collect in a basket from the bottom of the lake Lake floor.This a color of a large number of micro-organisms and minerals. Local women for longer than 14 hours a day collecting there salt.The salt concentration of about 380 liters grams.