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Tonga Cultural Ecology

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Uploaded on Jul 10, 2011

From the http://www.VideoSource.com Global Village Travel Guide and DVD, "Islands of the South Pacific". Stock footage available from http://videosource.com/search.html
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The island of TongaTapu can be toured in a leisurely day.
The sites along the way might be a colorful, newly decorated
grave or the thousand year old terraced tombs of ancient Tu'i
Tongas or kings. The massive stone slabs for these burial sites were
actually brought here by raft from distant islands.
Further along the coastal road, these local women fish for dinner.
The rewards of fishing, however, are not for them alone,
the pigs also expect to catch something. #11 05:42: 26 ladies and pigs
These pigs, which will eventually be part of some
big family feast, are a clever and efficient way to
harvest the protein hidden beneath the tidal waters.

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