Podniesiński visited the area four years after the disaster. He reports on the ongoing decontamination and the people who have been displaced. He also tells us about Naoto Matsumura, a farmer who returned illegally to the zone to take care of the abandoned animals. It's a fascinating read.
|The author and Naoto Matsumura with his animals|
|One of thousands of dump sites with sacks of radioactive soil|
|Yukiko Tajiri showing the house she lived in before the evacuation|