17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Masai Goat Herder
As climate change brings hotter summers, cattle are becoming less well suited to arid regions of Kenya. Smaller animals such as goats are better able to tolerate high temperatures, that's why it's noticeable in many Masai villages that Masai Herders are beginning to switch from cattle to goats.
||Masai Mara, Kenya
||© Khaichuin Sim
|Photo of the Day: 05.29.20