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Makogai Research Station

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Clams being raised at Makogai

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 Leatherback turtle

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Turtles are raised

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Donna holds baby turtle

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Old quarters for lepers

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Old housing of Leper Colony

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Marv plays Tarzan

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The Naigan men have been into the Kava

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The chief mixes up a fresh batch with  hands

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Yummm.....And I HAVE to drink that stuff!

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Bula...down the hatch

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Donna's turn

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Smells horrid. I asked for "low tide"

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Copra drying

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Local craftsman in the Naigani

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Making handmade bowls

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Path across island to Resort

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Naigani Island

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Cement Wall path

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Naigani Village

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Naigani "Sacred" Beach

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Sunset over Naigani