Kamchatka, Russia | Where the Salmon Rule, National Geographic Magazine: Fishing brigade working at the mouth of the Bolshaya River | Kamchatka, Russia

Some years there are huge salmon runs and other years can be really lean. This is a big year and the boats are so loaded they barely clear the surface of the water. These fishermen are fighting against time while the tide is out. When the ocean tide is high (coming in to the Bolshaya), it just pushes their nets closed.

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