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|This is part of the most amazing natural history of NZ showing that the earth is maybe not quite finished yet.|
The chain of eruption that racked the fault line during a fatefull night of 1886 created an entirely new thermal valley, still geothermally active, called Waimangu.
This picture was taken in a huge and active boiling mud pool which plops away merrily, forming lovely concentric paterns.
Thanks for looking.
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- [2007-08-29 2:44]
Interesting picture! I like color, reflection of the sky
Hello LuDivine! Very interesting place. Interesting color. Original picture. Greetings from Poland!
Very good capture of this thermal wonderland Lu.
I'm always a bit nervous walking around here.
You never know when its gonna blow again.
- [2007-08-30 23:00]
I like the the refections and your composition.
I was on holliday in 2005 in Wai-O-Tapu thermal wonderland by Rotorua and I see this mudpools around and in the city. It is amazing and it's stinks. Yes when you take a very good look to the mud you can see the lovely concentric patern. Regards and TFS Bob