A Sherpa’s View of the Mount Everest Traffic Jam
“On Nepal’s “International Everest Day,” here’s a fascinating “Your Dot” contribution on the impacts from the crush of adventurers trying to scale Mount Everest, sent by Kashish Das Shrestha, a talented photographer and writer who is also a policy fellow at Nepal’s Niti Foundation. (Read his previous posts on Monsanto’s difficulties in Nepal.) The slide show provides a rare, and revealing, sherpa’s view of the mess:”
View the original post (May 29, 2011) on the New York Times Dot Earth here.