The Sea Women of South Korea

For hundreds of years, women in the South Korean island province of Jeju have made their living harvesting seafood by hand from the ocean floor.

Of around 2500 haenyeo divers today, the vast majority are over the age of sixty – with the oldest in their nineties!

One Response to “The Sea Women of South Korea”

  1. Deb Salisbury

    Wow! They make me feel like a slacker.