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A local fisherman with his turtle catch in Timor, Indonesia.

A local fisherman with his turtle catch in Timor, Indonesia.
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As you can see, this fisherman is very happy with his catch of the day because turtles are a delicacy on an Indonesian menue. These are leatherback turtles (obviously protected animals) but on a remote island rules run differently. The fishermen don't understand why they should not eat them. There no way to convince them otherwise - we tried many times.

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Date: 2011-03-27 16:35:36



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Comments

Awesome capture and (as usual) good description.
Ines Gamler 2011-03-27 17:05:42
wow. really well captured. and as purepleasuredesign said: great description.
Büro Hirzberger - Eventagentur im Habighof 2011-03-27 17:09:38
thanks for always commenting and faven you two :)
cookiesound 2011-03-27 17:10:44
wonderful shot..
Reckless Times 2011-03-27 20:27:52
una foto muy cruel!!!
Richard Licet Kiami 2011-03-27 22:52:15

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