Sunday, June 07, 2009

Salt Water Tears

Lens Culture... Salt Water Tears - photography by Munem Wasif text by Francis Hodgson. "...Nobody knows certainly why the water levels are changing in the Bay of Bengal, but they are. In a famously low-lying country, more and more people are under threat of catastrophic flooding. Coastal erosion, too, is accelerating, a matter of grave concern in a country where (under the pressure of population) every inch of usable land is at a premium."