Early work by Joel Sartore.
A young girl finds a morel mushroom on the forest floor.
A girl looks over heaps of garbage for food at a landfill in Matamoros, Mexico.
Medicinal bark, leaves and forest fruits are spread out on the ground at a workshop on forest products in the Brazilian Amazon.
A young girl displays medicinal barks & leaves at a workshop on forest products in the Brazilian Amazon.
Old growth forest logs stacked and waiting for sale along the Capim River, a tributary of the Brazilian Amazon.
Freshly-cut old-growth logs near a village on the Capim River in Brazil.
The “Rattlesnake Queen” at a derby in Mangum, OK.
A girl holds up a western diamondback rattlesnake at a derby in Mangum, OK.
A girl holds a small pig near a muddy pig pen in Bennett, Nebraska.
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