Omo River BasinPhoto Gallery

Use of Water, September 2007 Expedition


Ethiopia: Mursi cattle drinking water from flooded bank of Lower Omo River
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Ethiopia: Addis Ababa, mural of Arab ceremony pouring water from a jug, painted in historic Ethiopian style, the Anthropology Museum of the Institute of Ethiopian Studies
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Ethiopia: Kundama Farm, a Duss tribal farming community, children playing in water spilling out of irrigation channel at edge of sorghum field
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Ethiopia: Shicanygara, a Mursi boy holding a bowl holding a tiny amount of water
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Ethiopia: Shicanygara, a Mursi village on east bank of Omo River, Mursi woman followed by children walking to the river
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Ethiopia: Gombela, community in Hamar tribal region, Kuna (a Hamar woman) drinking honey beer in Maya’s home
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Ethiopia: Lower Omo Delta, Dassanech man poling his dugout canoe used as a ferry at Omorate
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Ethiopia: Hamar tribal region, preparations for bull-jumping intitiation ceremony near Tourmi on Kesay River, accessing fresh water by digging in the river bed
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Ethiopia: Kundama Farm, a Duss tribal farming community, children playing in water spilling out of irrigation channel at edge of sorghum field
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Ethiopia: Omorate, Lower Omo River Delta, local man poling a canoe across the river to ferry passengers
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Ethiopia: Kotrouru, a Karo village, villagers on river bank
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Ethiopia: Kundama Farm, a Duss tribal farming community, irrigation canal
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