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Scotland's natural touch
Edinburgh Sunset
Just Like Daddy
Day of the dead celebration
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A local Tahitian escapes a beating on the reef while his friend in the background is not too lucky.
Sunlight Colored Sky
Relaxing at the Historic Railroad trail.
A wave breaks perfectly as a storm fades away.
Two sharks enjoy each others company in the South Pacific.
Clouds floating in Jackson Lake
Remnants of the Vatnajökull glacier before drifting off to sea
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Perseid meteor shower over Istanbul, Turkey.
Cheyenne waiting for lunch
The Last Park
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Remnants of the Vatnajökull glacier before drifting off to sea

This from the famous Jökulsárlón lagoon in Iceland where pieces of the Vatnajökull glacier break off and eventually drift off to sea and vanish. The Vatnajökull glacier is melting at an alarming 1 meter per year due to rising global temperatures. As we were hiking by this lagoon, i saw this small iceberg floating by near the shore that appeared to almost be reaching out to be saved from its eventual demise in the atlantic ocean. Sustainable travel is capturing moments like this to help illustrate the severity of our climate crisis to those who don't see it and those who can help make a change.

TAGS: Glacier, Iceberg, Iceland, Nature, Travel

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© David Stone.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2016
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Filed Under: Sustainable Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 19, 2016, 2:46 p.m.
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Camera Model: ILCE-6000
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PHOTO LOCATION Hofn, Iceland, Iceland