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Underwater Photo Contest Entries From Switzerland

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End of today's dive... Water, Ice and a Tree... The water is just fantastic.
Algla probably from Ulva gender?...
Thank you Michel, I found an English description.
GREEN JELLY BALL
Ophyrdium versatile is a eukaryotic single-celled ciliate from the kingdom Protoctista that forms gelatinous colonies.
A beautiful Adult Pike Fish - hunting. Picture taken in April last year - when our water's are still quite fresh - but the viz very good... :O) ...
Cray’s abdomen loaded with eggs
Yesterday's under The Ice Diving. With my friend JP : these days the ice is still thick but easly breakable - you can come out where ever you want. So no need of safety lines. Just perfect to dive. ...:O)... But quite fresh...
Green water picture, my friend Cedric
"Yes my dear : this is puuuuure ice" - Diving under the Ice with Faby in Valais Switzerland just before night fall. Pure Cristal Water (5° Jeff !) - and the ice very thick and very pure (transparent - no snow on it) - QUE du BONHEUR ...:O)...
My wife, in the clear Freshwaters, and under the "Devil's Bridge", which passes over the Verzasca River in Tessin - Switzerland... :O)...

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Ah the Champ keeps showing us how to do it!
Bull eye (European bullhead freshwater)
The diving club's boat in the waves.
Tench of switzerland...
Caught in the ice - have a close look at the air bubbles in the ice and the reflection of the sunlight in it :-)
Brochet en lac
Probably a common bleak, if misnamed tell me!
My Pal & Buddy Sven during an ice dive. We were diving with Mr. Freshwaterunderwaterphotographer, Michel. Great fun for a great dive. It's said that Svens reg, which was actually Mitchs, froze and went on free flow... for further details ask Sven :-)
Diving under the ice... Just 5° -> That's one for Jeff ... :O) ...
Gammarus pulex, is a fresh water amphipod. The eyes are quite funny :-))
A swan family resting on the frozen pond
Close look at a wels catfish (silurus glanis)! The most impressive fish of our cold waters :-))
Three-spined stickleback, (Gasterosteus aculeatus) to me , due to it's behaviour this cute little fish gives to our waters a nice tropical atmosphere , anyway the water was still 4-5°c... Thank you Michel for this nice dive.
A huge Wels Catfish in the Aare River
End of the day diving - today - just before night fall.... Having fun "under the ice"... Just beautiful... :O)...
Hydras are small fresh water predatory, from 1 mm to 20 mm. To biologists they are of interest because they appear to age slowly if at all, and also for their regenerative ability.
A Water Mite, (Hydracarina) about 2mm monster living in freshwater. They use their mandibles to pierce the skin of the prey and suck out its juices.
The Eye of a Fresh Water Eel... :O)...
Green waters winter atmosphere. Geneva’s Lake
European Bullhead, cottus gobio
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