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The Pantanal in Brazil is the largest wetland in the world. Water levels of the River Paraguay vary greatly between the wet and dry seasons. Taking underwater photographs proved challenging for Michel, with piranhas swimming and caimans crawling between the stems of the water hyacinths. View video showing Michel Roggo working in this location.
Curimbata (Prochilodus lineatus) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Taken for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Curimbata (Prochilodus lineatus) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Taken for the Freshwater Project.
Aerial view of the Pantanal, at the end of the dry season, area of the Rio Paraguay or Paraguay river, north of Corumba, Brazil, November 2012. Taken for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Aerial view of the Pantanal, at the end of the dry season, area of the Rio Paraguay or Paraguay river, north of Corumba, Brazil, November 2012. Taken for the Freshwater Project.
Crystal clear spring creek  with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), flowing into muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), flowing into muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in crystal clear spring creek, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in crystal clear spring creek, Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photog... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photog...
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Pantanal, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare), Pantanal, Brazil.
Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil.
Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photog... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Photog...
Red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in  clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil.  Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Underwater view of crystal clear spring creek, with as water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Taken for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Underwater view of crystal clear spring creek, with as water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. Taken for the Freshwater Project.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for the Freshwater Project.
Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers of the Pantanal, with Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil.
Diver in crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazi... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Diver in crystal clear spring creek, flowing in to the muddy floodplain rivers Rio Salobra and Rio Miranda, with water plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazi...
Photographer Michel Roggo at work photographing underwater  in a clear stream for the  Freshwater Project,  Pantanal, Brazil. November 2016. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Photographer Michel Roggo at work photographing underwater in a clear stream for the Freshwater Project, Pantanal, Brazil. November 2016.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in  clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Spring creek at very high water level, with aquatic plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.). Tributary of floodplain river Rio Miranda. Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. November. Photograph... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Spring creek at very high water level, with aquatic plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.). Tributary of floodplain river Rio Miranda. Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. November. Photograph...
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) in clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) in clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, with Piraputanga fish (Brycon hilarii), Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, with Piraputanga fish (Brycon hilarii), Brazil.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for the Freshwater Project.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project. Finalist in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY) Competition 2017. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project. Finalist in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards (WPOY) Competition 2017.
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.) and in a clear stream, Pantanal, Brazil.
Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) next to stream,  Pantanal, Brazil, November. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Yacare caiman (Caiman yacare) next to stream, Pantanal, Brazil, November. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Piranhas (Serrasalmus sp.) and Aracu (Leporinus sp.) feeding on dead fish, in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Piranhas (Serrasalmus sp.) and Aracu (Leporinus sp.) feeding on dead fish, in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil.
Piranhas (Serrasalmus sp) and Aracu (Leporinus sp) feeding on dead fish in a clear stream,  underneath Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Brazil, November. Photographed for The Freshwater Proj... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Piranhas (Serrasalmus sp) and Aracu (Leporinus sp) feeding on dead fish in a clear stream, underneath Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.), Pantanal, Brazil, November. Photographed for The Freshwater Proj...
Aerial view of the Pantanal, at the end of the dry season, area of the Rio Paraguay, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Aerial view of the Pantanal, at the end of the dry season, area of the Rio Paraguay, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Photographer Michel Roggo at work in the Pantanal, end of the dry season, Rio Paraguay, north of Corumba, Brazil. November 2012. Taken for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Photographer Michel Roggo at work in the Pantanal, end of the dry season, Rio Paraguay, north of Corumba, Brazil. November 2012. Taken for the Freshwater Project.
Spring creek at very high water level, tributary of floodplain river Rio Miranda. With  aquatic plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.)Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. November. Photographe... - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Spring creek at very high water level, tributary of floodplain river Rio Miranda. With aquatic plants mainly Water hyacinth (Eichhornia sp.)Pantanal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. November. Photographe...
Red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Red Ludwigia (Ludwigia sp.) in a clear stream of the Pantanal, Brazil. Photographed for The Freshwater Project
Aerial view of the Pantanal, end of the dry season. Near the  area of the Rio Paraguay or Paraguay river, north of Corumba, Brazil. November. Photographed for the Freshwater Project. - Michel  Roggo
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Michel Roggo / Aerial view of the Pantanal, end of the dry season. Near the area of the Rio Paraguay or Paraguay river, north of Corumba, Brazil. November. Photographed for the Freshwater Project.