|1. Bakola boy coming from a hunting|
trip with an African brush-tailed
porcupine (Atherurus africanus).
African rainforest rodents
Hunters and hunted animals
(BaKola Pygmies / BaGyeli Pygmies of Cameroon)Photos, texts and audio recordings
by Luis Devin
Soundscape: Greater Spot-nosed Monkey vocalizations
(Cercopithecus nictitans). In the background, African rainforest sounds.
|2. Bakola net hunter|
with a spear, seated
on a hunting net,
waiting for the beginning
of an antelope hunt.
|4. A young Bakola hunter|
with a Southern Tree Hyrax
|6. Blue Duiker (Cephalophus monticola).|
|7. African brush-tailed porcupine (Atherurus africanus).|
|8. Basenji hunting dog,|
Pygmies with the hunt.
Music anthropologist and writer, he has carried out field research in central Africa, where he lived with the Baka Pygmies and other forest peoples, whose music, rituals and survival strategies he has been studying for more than a decade.www.luisdevin.comwww.facebook.com/LuisDevin
HOME SECTION INDEX BACKHunting activities of the Bakola-Bagyeli Pygmies, with photos and ethnographic notes (BaKola Pygmies / BaGyeli Pygmies of Cameroon).
Photos, texts and audio recordings by Luis Devin.
Page URL: http://www.pygmies.org/bakola-bagyeli/hunting.php
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The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the BaKola-BaGyeli Pygmy people live, is 22:25. Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).Go to the Other Pygmy Peoples section index
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