Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Yellow Sea

Industruial pollution is a major threat to migratory birds and humans in the Yellow Sea. On this day a hal dozen poisoned shorebirds were found laying in the same area where three Spon-billed Sandpipers were feeding. Saemangeum, South Korea. October.
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Industruial pollution is a major threat to migratory birds and humans in the Yellow Sea. On this day a hal dozen poisoned shorebirds were found laying in the same area where three Spon-billed Sandpipers were feeding. Saemangeum, South Korea. October.

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