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Lake Chagan - The Ice Fisherman

Hosted by a member of the Global Language & Cultural Exchange Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Tue 31 Jan 20:00 - 21:30

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On the shores of Lake Chagan, in the Chinese province of Jilin, fishermen defy temperatures up to -30°C to install their huge nets under the ice. This ancient Mongolian technique allows them to fish tens of tons of fish which are then auctioned and can reach exorbitant sums.

We will watch a video (duration 52 minutes) that we can discuss after