Shoring up defences

The village of Ban Khun Samut Chin has long looked uncertainly towards its future. Based in Samut Prakan’s Phra Samut Chedi district, the community is located along the Gulf of Thailand’s vulnerable coast. For nearly three decades now, the village has seen its shoreline eroded at the rate of three to five metres every year, submerging 4,000 rai of land in water.
Shoring up defences
Shoring up defences
Source: Bangkok News Most Recent