20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Water quality at the old swimming hole in Magnolia Springs, Alabama

Swimming holes with swing ropes are still a destination in summer in southern Alabama. A Geological Survey of Alabama geologist (Ann Arnold) takes a water sample for analysis of water quality parameters as part of a three year project on the Weeks Bay drainage basin.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Magnolia Springs, Alabama, Alabama, United States of America
Camera: SM-G973U
Copyright: © Terri Osborne