13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Spectre of Development

What looks like a fabulous green water pond, actually is a mind void i.e. its what's left after an area is mined. Rainwater and underground seepage will fill the void. But this is extremely detrimental for the environment.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Chhindwara, India
Camera: SLT-A37
Copyright: © Nishant Jain