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A herd descends from higher pastures to a lower river at mid afternoon. A day routine of a transhumanic flock in the summer pastures in Atbashi valley, South Kyrgyzstan.

Images and sound captured in Location in the summer pastures camps of the Atbashi Valley.
Tian Shan central range.
Naryn Oblasty, Atbashi, Kyrgyzstan.

N 41˚1697222
W 75˚8102778
Elevation 2,047 meters, Pop. 299
Summer pastures 3,720 m Pop. 16
Date: August 2004