Fighting to fix sands

Villager who plants sacsaoul trees poses for photography in Minqin County, northwest China’s Gansu Province,. April 3, 2015. Minqin County, located in between the Tengger Desert and the Badain Jaran Desert, is surrounded on three sides by the deserts.Each person can earn 100 Yuan RMB perday( about $15). (Photo by Jie Zhao/Corbis via Getty Images)