Indonesia are considered to be the resting place for departed souls, the lakes are locally referred to as “the lake of evil spirits”. All 3 lakes change colour from blue to green to black or red unpredictably.
Okay, I already have some serious issues because DEEP, STILL WATER freaks me the fuck out, but these just make it SO MUCH WORSE OH GOD HELP.
Atelopus varius, also known as the clown frog (in spite of the fact that it is a true toad). They once ranged from Costa Rica to Panama, but are now listed as critically endangered and reduced to a single population in Costa Rica. The variable harlequin toad’s conspicuous coloring serves as a warning to predators of the toads toxicity. It’s a fascinating specimen that looks hand-painted.