Photographer's Note

This picture was taken at the port of Isla de Coche. Coche Island is one of the three island that forms the state Nueva Esparta, in Venezuela. The main island is Margarita, from where you can take a boat to isla de Coche, wich have an extension of 66 Km2 and about 8.500 inhabitants.
Is a very rural population, that depends on turism and fishing. The infraestructure is very limited and precarious. This photo shows and ambulance, used to rescue and assist the fishermen and tourists along the island and to transport to Margarita Island any case that can't be assisted in Coche's hospital.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Leo Artuza (leoartuza) (14)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-09-12
  • Categories: Transportation
  • Exposure: f/3.5, 1/1000 seconds
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2010-09-08 18:13
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