|The southern lakes of New Zealand. From GoogleEarth.|
The Finger Lakes of central New York state, at the same scale as the NZ map above. Cayuga and Seneca lakes are similar-sized to the finger lakes of NZ, and reach similar depths (the bottoms are modern below sea level). From GoogleEarth.
Swimming in Lake Wakitipu. The cloudiness of the water is the result of dust blowing off the Dart River delta.
Part of the delta of Dorothy Creek in Lake Kaniere, near Hokitika.