Earth's Natural Wonders

In Vanuatu the Islanders Depend on Fishing to Survive

Clip: Season 2 | 1m 40s | Video has closed captioning.

In Vanuatu islanders depend on fishing to provide them with food from the sea. This way of life is becoming harder as fish stocks decline and young people leave the islands. The remaining youth must learn these ancient skills: most challenging of all is to free-dive down to the sea-bed in search of lobster.

Aired: 07/18/18

Rating: TV-PG

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