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1/29/2002--Ariakae Town, Nagasaki Prefecture, Japan..Mitsunobu Shinozuka, 43, a 'nori' seaweed farmer working during the low tide with the nets he uses to grow the Japanese delicacy. Shinozuka has been growing nori in the Ariake Sea for 25 years but since the closing of Isahaya Bay for a massive and controversial public works project in April 1997, his crop has suffered....All photographs ©2003 Stuart Isett.All rights reserved.This image may not be reproduced without expressed written permission from Stuart Isett.