13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Date Plum Juice Collector

Sustainable travel doesn’t just preserve the natural environment so that future tourists can benefit, it preserves the environment so that it meets the current and future needs of the local community and funds conservation. The date plum collector is a eco friendly profession, but it is vanishing due to rapid urbanization and encroasehes the open spaces arround us and the date plum trees are fading away fast.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: KOLKATA, India
Camera: NIKON D600