The coral triangle is allegedly the most bio-diverse marine eco-system in the world. Dependent on the regions natural resources are over 120 million people. The Bajau Laut are a seafaring nomadic tribe who are having their way of life threatened. This is due to recent government policies and economic necessity, as environmental degradation is making living of the sea increasingly unsustainable. These factors and depleting fish stocks is driving them to destructive fishing techniques, such as using dynamite and cyanide. The video, People of the coral triangle, is full of stunning imagery and takes a more in-depth look at the issue of marine conservation. Have a look here.

by Jess