Can floating gardens help Bangladesh’s farmers withstand climate threats?

‘For eight months of the year, our land goes under water.’

Clouds are reflected in between rows of raft gardens. Farmers flit between their crops on small boats.

Photographs by Zakir Hossain Chowdhury

Bangladesh’s annual monsoon rainfalls submerge lowland areas for months on end. But in the rural southern district of Pirojpur the crops rise with the floodwaters.