Volga River Delta at the Caspian Sea

Satellite image showing algae growth

Detailed Description

The Volga River is the longest river in Europe and empties into the northwestern part of the Caspian Sea. The green in this image is algal bloom mixed with mud, the result of the chemical pollutants deposited in the Delta.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 1128

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 46.035100000000 / 49.107100000000

Location Taken: RU