Kyrgyz Forests (63 images)
The full story is coming soon! Hidden in Central Asia's mountainous landscape is a series of habitats that defy all expectations. Here thousands of acres of juniper, Tien Shan fir, walnut, wild cherry, plums, apricots and wild apple, the originator of all domestic apples that spread throughout the world from the spice road onwards, reside. In these photographs we find a highly threatened habitat and a biodiversity hotspot. Barney has documented the beautiful landscapes and the people who rely...