Photo by Alison Van Houten

Photo by Alison Van Houten

Welcome to Palmerston, Population 35

Reachable only by boat, this remote Pacific atoll is inhabited by descendants of a footloose Englishman. The idyllic vibe is unmistakable, but it's tested by the realities of living in a very vulnerable place in a warming world.

Read it: https://www.outsideonline.com/palmerston-atoll-island-climate-change


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