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4月 28 2008

Irrigation Fields, Qatar, 2003

Published by under Photo of the Day

Irrigation Fields, Qatar, 2003
Photograph by Robb Kendrick

Irrigated crop fields stand out starkly against an expanse of Qatari desert. Such farms provide Qataris with some fruits and vegetables, but most of their food is imported. Government efforts to increase domestic agriculture are complicated by the paucity of fresh water in this parched desert nation.

(Photo shot on assignment for, but not published in, “Revolution From the Top Down: Qatar,” March 2003, National Geographic magazine)


摄影:Robb Kendrick




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