“In Northeast India just north of Bangladesh is the province of Meghalaya.”

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The living bridges of Meghalaya are truly sights to behold; these astonishing bridges are a natural way that local people have adapted to an incredibly flood-prone environment.  The organic building materials prevent erosion and keep people in contact during times of flood.  Here is another video and articles (BBC, Atlas Obscura, Inhabitat, and MNN) with more ecological and cultural context on these living bridges. 

Tags: environment, environment adapt, SouthAsia, water, weather climate, indigenousbiogeography.

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