Environmental photographer of the year shows climate change issues across the world

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Bonnie Alter
Living / Culture
May 29, 2014

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The photos examine all the big issues: poverty, water conservation, sustainable development and population growth. The submissions are from around the world and show the range of international issues.

These Buddhist monks in Cambodia are blessing trees which are about to be destroyed to make way for a banana plantation. The orange cloth makes them sacred and hopefully will deter loggers from cutting them down.