DPG is a comprehensive underwater photography website and community for underwater photographers. Learn underwater photography techniques for popular digital cameras and specialized professional underwater equipment (wide angle, macro, super macro, lighting and work flow). Read latest news, explore travel destinations for underwater photography. Galleries of professional and amateur underwater photography including wrecks, coral reefs, undersea creatures, fashion and surfing photography.
Dive Photo Guide

News

Indiana Underwater City Exposed Due to Drought
By Angela Messina, July 23, 2012 @ 09:05 AM (EST)
Source: WLFI.com

Salamonie reservoir in Huntington County, Indiana, rests over four former cities. This summer, because there has been so little rainfall, one of the cities that is normally underwater is now exposed.

 

Local people are coming to visit the former Monument City and are finding artifacts and seeing the remains of houses, roads, buildings, and even a cemetery.

 

Salamonie reservoir was created in a 1967 by flooding over four cities. According to Wayne Ley, assistant manager of the reservoir, this is the first time in 34 years that water levels have been low enough to expose any of the cities.

 

Read more here.

RELATED ARTICLES

LATEST EQUIPMENT

Ikelite Housing for OM System OM-1
Nauticam NA-OM1
AOI Housing for Olympus OM-D E-M1 III
Nikon Z9
Ikelite DS230
Be the first to add a comment to this article.
You must be logged in to comment.
Support Our Sponsors
Newsletter
Travel with us

Featured Photographer



Follow Us

Sponsors