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Tocuaro

Images of Tocuaro

All photographs were taken by Adam Nichols, Sunderland LEA, and can be used in any teaching and learning context in school but cannot be used for any other purposes without prior permission of  Adam Nichols or Kate Russell 

Adam visited Tocuaro during Easter 2004. 

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Adam at Tocuaro, Easter 2004. Note the newly refurbished village church behind.

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Fodder from fields outside the village being taken to cattle tethered in barns in Tocuaro.

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Concrete jetty built in 1960s for Lake Patzcuaro ferry boats. Now high and dry and a good kilometre from open water. Lake Patzcuaro is shrinking as it receives less and less water.

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Grazing land and wide reed beds at the margin of Lake Patzcuaro, beside which Tocuaro resides.

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Sadly there is money to be made from catching and selling songbirds which people hang in cages from windows and porches. Near Tocuaro.

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Part of a huge flock of yellow breasted blackbirds, attracted to the cattle fodder in Tocuaro.

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Tocuaro diesel sales; Se Vende Gasolina Diesel: "Here we sell petrol and diesel" - from the back of a tanker in Tocuaro.

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