13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Emerald Spring

This is Emerald Spring in Yellowstone National Park. Emerald Spring is located in the Norris Geyser Basin. The spring is 27 feet deep and gets it color by sunlight filtering through the water and reflecting off the yellow sulphur creating the green hue.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: West Yellowstone, Montana, United States of America
Camera: COOLPIX P80
Copyright: © Leslie Hunter