So long and thanks for all the fish, Kosi Bay

Kosi Bay fish - photograph by Jon Pienaar.
Kosi Bay fish – photograph by Jon Pienaar.

Our nomadic journey started in Johannesburg in May, and then took us to Shakaskraal June, and Manguzi near Kosi Bay in July 2014. Take a look at this first article we’ve written as part of our #OpenlyCurious travels across South Africa.

So long and thanks for all the fish – Published by GroundUp

Clans living near Kosi Bay have used an ancient fish trapping system to create a livelihood for themselves and their families for centuries. But as population pressure rises, increasing the twin stresses of poverty and unemployment, how long will the fragile balance between humans and nature provide a bountiful catch?

Read the full article at GroundUp.

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