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A hidden pride of Patagonia

A sheep-shearing shed rests silently on the Patagonian steppe. This shed, located near the town of Cerro Castillo, Chile just past the Argentinian-Chilean border, is an active part of the wool industry of Patagonia. But as sheep ranches -- called estancias in Patagonia -- have become more controversial due to environmental impact, many have begun weaving tourism into their business plans, catering to an incoming wave of international tourists.

TAGS: Chile, Patagonia, Sheep

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Coral Gables, Florida, United States of America
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© Hanna Payne.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 20, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Cerro Castillo, Chile