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Orthodox Churches for centuries have safeguarded pockets of primary forest and are now working to preserve Ethiopia’s shrinking biodiversity.
Residents of La Gomera, an island off of Morocco’s Atlantic coast, keep their traditional whistling language alive.
A traditional curandero, or medicine man, in Northern Peru uses his extensive knowledge of native plants to treat various maladies.
Master carver Joe Martin, one of the few traditional craftsmen left, makes dugout canoes used by his people, the Pacific Northwest Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations.
The sole fluent speaker of Tolowa Dee-ni’ in California works with his family to overcome generations of trauma and to preserve their language and traditions.
These photographs capture a modern Inupiaq community in Alaska facing evacuation due to climate change.
Learn about the Moken, a seafaring people who have been living on the Andaman Sea in Thailand for centuries.
Baltazar Ushca is the last ice merchant to harvest glacial ice from Ecuador's Mount Chimborazo.
The people and land of the Mixteca are one of the world's last bastions of traditional indigenous life in Mexico.