16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Scheldt Estuary

Patterns emerge in sandbars of the Scheldt Estuary between the Netherlands and Belgium. This estuary is a protected environment. Busy shipping routes to the Port of Antwerp have had significant impact on flora and fauna in these wetlands.

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Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 06.2018
Photo Location: Belgium
Copyright: © Aya Okawa