Nauru: Boat Scenes

Life on the island-nation of Nauru revolves around phosphate: mining at the center of the island and loading on its shore.  Because of the absence of a commercial wharf, the cantilever, a major landmark on the island, is the star when it comes to latter.

Link: The cantilever connects the phosphate mines to its market

Decay: An aging pilot boat awaits for a much-needed replacement

Retirable: A decades-old Loader Barge had seen better days but continue to serve the island

Portless: A ship’s crew boards through a hanging ladder