April 21, 2012

Rainfall, Bangladesh

Photograph by Jonas Bendiksen, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: Nature and Weather Photos

Villagers along the southern coast of Bangladesh not only have to cope with some of the world's heaviest rainfall; they also live in cyclone-battered communities, on mushy ground just a few feet above a rising sea.

See more pictures from the May 2011 feature story, "The Coming Storm."

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