Sheep and Goats, Timbuktu
Photograph by Brent Stirton, National Geographic
After a day of grazing in the surrounding desert, a herd of sheep and goats follow their owner to his home on the edge of Timbuktu. Founded by Tuareg herders, Timbuktu still counts the livestock trade among its primary sources of income.

Sheep and Goats, Timbuktu

Photograph by Brent Stirton, National Geographic

After a day of grazing in the surrounding desert, a herd of sheep and goats follow their owner to his home on the edge of Timbuktu. Founded by Tuareg herders, Timbuktu still counts the livestock trade among its primary sources of income.


posted : Monday, August 22nd, 2011