December 28, 2014

Underwater Palau

Photograph by Dumpty Humpty, National Geographic Your Shot

A sea fan, sweetlips fish, and diver make a striking tableau in the colorful waters off Palau, an island nation in the Western Pacific. A maze of islands, reefs, and seawater lakes in Palau shelters a uniquely rich ecosystem.

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