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© Ami Vitale / Panos Pictures..In the pre-dawn light, farmers in the Affole region of Mauritania meet. Soon they will be hissing in an effort to chase the birds that want a share of the ripening sorghum.  The families were once nomadic,  but since they built a dam in 1960, they are settled now.   (Photo by Ami Vitale)