Peru and Brazil 2016, album created on September 18, 2016
13 items in total.
Madagascar, album created on June 30, 2016
Madagascar has a unique flora and fauna, 95% of which is not found elsewhere. These are threatened by habitat destruction. Even though it is the world's fourth largest island, it has a population of 23 million. The traditional customs of slash and burn agriculture have had profound effects on landscape degradation and erosion. It also has a vast western zone which is very arid and poor. All of this pressures the land. On the UN development index Madagascar ranks 186 of 188 countries. Only 40% of…
UK/Ireland, album created on November 23, 2015
20 items in total.
Trans Himalaya, album created on June 11, 2011
Of nature and man in the remote high trans-Himalaya regions of Ladakh and Spiti, far north India. All is built of rock or stone, and upon rock and stone, in this harsh high altitude landscape.