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Tara Pacific expedition - november 2017 Yanaba Island, Egum Atoll, Papua New Guinea, Shark finning is an issue even in this remote island. Dried shark fins are sold to some rare Asian clients.

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Shooting date : 2017-11-05

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Wild animal / Fish (animal) / Chondrichthyes / Elasmobranchii / Shark

Flora / Spermatophyte / Flowering plant / Monocotyledon / Arecales order / Palm tree / Arecaceae family / Coconut palm

Individual / Person

Daily life / Kitchen / Food preservation / Drying (food) / Drying food

Dry (to)

Natural resources use / Fauna use / Fishing (activity) / Catch (fishing)

Natural resources use / Fauna use / Fishing (activity)

Oceania / Melanesia / New Guinea island / Papua New Guinea / Milne bay province / Marshall Bennett Islands

World sea and ocean / Pacific Ocean / South Pacific Ocean / Solomon Sea

Environment / Environment awareness / Nature conservancy organization / Tara expedition / Tara Pacific (Expedition)

Matter (substance) / Water (matter) / Water surface


Earth's crust / Landform / Atoll

Atmosphere / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky / blue sky


Area / Strand / Sand shore

Area / Strand / Sand shore / Sand beach / Tropical beach

Area / Marine area / Sea / Tropical sea

Shot / Overview

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (zoology) / Fin (dorsal)

Human Settlement / Habitat / Building / House / Traditional habitat / House on pilotis

Human Settlement / Habitat / Building / House / Traditional habitat / Straw Hut

Earth's crust / Landform / Lagoon

Environment / Destruction of biodiversity / Destruction of the environment / Overexploitation / Overfishing

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