Russia, Sakhalin Island

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A large statue of Lenin in the main square of Yuzhno Sakhalinsk. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East Sakhalin Energy Company headquarters in the main town of Yuzhno Sakhalinsk. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. A sign outside the Sakhalin Energy Company headquarters in Yuzhno Sakhalinsk. Russian Far East.
Nivkhi fishermen cleaning their salmon nets in Niva Bay near Nogliki. Sakhalin Island. Nikolai Sangi, a native Nivkhi, out seal hunting in Niva Bay. Nogliki, Northern Sakhalin, Russian Far East. Victor, a Nivkhi fisherman, holds a taimen caught in Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East
Vadim, a young Nivkhi man, checking his salmon net in Niva Bay, Nogliki, Sakhalin, Russian Far East Vadim, a young Nivkhi man, checking his salmon net in Niva Bay, Nogliki, Sakhalin, Russian Far East Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, hauling his net full of Humpback Salmon in Niva Bay. Nogliki, Sakhalin, Russian Far East.
Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, hauling his net full of Humpback Salmon in Niva Bay. Nogliki, Sakhalin, Russian Far East. Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, hauling his net full of Humpback Salmon in Niva Bay. Nogliki, Sakhalin, Russian Far East. Sergei, a Nivkhi fisherman, drives his boat on the River Tym near Nogliki. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
On a hot summer's day children play in the River Tym at Nogliki. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, landing his catch of salmon at at the quay in Nogliki.  Sakhalin, Russian Far East. A Cloudberry (Rubus chamaemorus)on tundra in Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
A Siberian Chipmunk (Tamias sibiricus) feeds on Cloudberries on the tundra of Piltun bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. One of Sakhalin Energy's Oil Pipeline construction sites near Val in the north of Sakhalin. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Paul Roussel, a Sakhalin Energy pipeline construction specialist, checks a map with two of his staff. Val, Sakhalin, Russian Far East.
Sealskin staked out on the ground to dry. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Ada Solovyova, an elderly Evenk woman, cleaning cloudberries at a reindeer herders'camp in Piltun Bay. Val, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Janna, an Evenk woman, repairs a traditional reindeer saddle at a herders' camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Janna, an Evenk woman, repairs a traditional reindeer saddle at a herders' camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. A reindeer calf suckles its mother at summer pastures in Piltun Bay which are now threatened by oil/gas development. Sakhalin Island, Russian far East. Tungus, a young Evenk boy, collecting firewood at a reindeer herders camp in Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Portrait of Vassilly Solovyov, an Evenk reindeer herder. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Cloudberries, Rubus chamaemorus, on tundra in Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Evenki herders riding their reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Evenki herders riding their reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Cloud Berries, Rubus chamaemorus, wild food. Sakhalin. Russia. Cooking pot full of Cloud Berries. Sakhalin. Russia.
A female reindeer with its calf graze at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Draft reindeer tethered at an Evenki herders summer camp at Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Rima, an Evenk girl, peers out of a tent at a reindeer herders' summer camp at Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Draft reindeer tethered at an Evenki herders summer camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East Sergei, an Evenk boy removes  insects from the back of a draft reindeer at a herders' camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian far East. An Evenk reindeer herder returns to camp in the evening with his draft reindeer. Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Evenki reindeer herders return to camp in the evening with their draft reindeer. Piltun Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Victor Innokentiyev, an Evenk reindeer herder, milks a reindeer at his camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Smoke from a fire helps reduce the mosquitoes around a group of reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East
Smoke from a fire helps reduce the mosquitoes around reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East Janna, an Evenk woman, riding a reindeer at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, riding his reindeer Zhulik (rogue) at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, riding his reindeer Zhulik (rogue) at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, keeps watch over his family's reindeer at their summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Tungus, an 8 year old Evenk boy, riding his reindeer Zhulik (rogue) at summer pastures in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Workers at a Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Workers at a Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
The landscape showing part of Sakhalin Energy's 800 km oil & gas buried pipeline route near Val. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. New vegetation beginning to grow on the site of Sakhalin Energy's pipeline near Val. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. The landscape showing part of Sakhalin Energy's 800 km oil & gas buried pipeline route near Val. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
The landscape showing part of Sakhalin Energy's 800 km oil & gas buried pipeline route near Val. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. The landscape showing part of Sakhalin Energy's 800 km oil & gas buried pipeline route near Val. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Workers at a Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
A Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Workers at a Sakhalin Energy oil & gas pipeline construction site near Val on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
Vegetation, larch, creeping cedar & grasses at Piltun Bay on Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Yukola, Dried Salmon, hangs up outside a Nivkhi hut in Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Gallina Zevina, an elderly Nivkhi woman, sitting outside her summer hut at Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Gallina Zevina, an elderly Nivkhi woman, cleaning salmon before drying it at Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Gallina Zevina, an elderly Nivkhi woman, cleaning salmon before drying it at Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Gallina Zevina, an elderly Nivkhi woman, prepares to hang fillets of Salmon up to dry at Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Gallina Zevina, an elderly Nivkhi woman, hangs fillets of Salmon up to dry at Niva Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Alexey Limanzo, chairman of the Indigenous Peoples Council on Sakhalin, campaigns for the rights of native people on the Island. Russian Far East. A Summer sunset over Niva Bay near Nogliki. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, retrieves a Chum salmon from his net at sunset. Niva Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Nikolai Sangi, a Nivkhi fisherman, checking his salmon net at sunset. Niva Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Nodding donkey oil pumps near Katangli, a relic of oil production during the Soviet Era. Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
A nodding donkey oil pump near Katangli, a relic of oil production during the Soviet Era. Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. A disused nodding donkey oil pump near Katangli, a relic of oil production during the Soviet Era. Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Rusting capped oil well head near Katangli, a relic of oil production during the Soviet Era litter the landscape on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East.
Rusting debris & old oil storage tanks near Katangli, relics of oil production during the Soviet Era litter the landscape on Sakhalin Island. Russian Far East. Bathers on the beach at Pregorodnaye where Sakhalin Energy's Liquid Natural Gas processing facility is under construction. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East Sakhalin Energy's Liquid Natural Gas loading jetty under construction at Pregorodnaye. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.
Gas storage tanks at Pregorodnaye where Sakhalin Energy's Liquid Natural Gas processing facility is under construction. Aniva Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East Vassilly Solovyov, an Evenk reindeer herder, cleaning fish at his summer camp in Piltun Bay. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Two girls enjoying the sea on a summer's day. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East
Shoppers wait to buy fresh vegetables from a truck in a market in Yuzhno Sakhalinsk. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East. Shoppers wait to buy fresh vegetables from a truck in a market in Yuzhno Sakhalinsk. Sakhalin Island, Russian Far East.

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