Photographer Jocelyn Carlin

Kiribati 09

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Copyright © Jocelyn Carlin 2009
A young man looks at the meagre catch in his net while reef fishing in the lagoon. Reef fish are a traditional source of protein but the vital food source is threatened by over-population, pollution and the destruction of habitats as rocks are dug from the reef for seawalls built for protection against the high tides and storm surge.
Other Galleries in this exhibition
Pacific Kiribati 09 | Environmental Stories from the Pacific Region | Pacific News -Tonga | Pacific News - Tonga2 | Another War Story | Tuvalu | Legacy Tuvalu - The Footprint on Funafuti | American Samoa and Samoa | Solomon Islands | Nauru/Kiribati/Fiji