14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Wanaka Tree in the rain

During a trip to New Zealand, I was enamored by the focus of the entire country on self sufficiency and not squandering resources. It was inspiring to see a model of efficiency and frugality with a limited resource set rather than sacrificing quality in order to supply quantity.

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Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Wanaka, New Zealand
Copyright: © Luke Kwerneland