MNN Galleries

Eco-photos of the week: Nov. 22-28

By: Catie Leary on Nov. 24, 2009, 8:03 a.m.
Search and rescue

Photo: ZUMA Press

16 of 17

Search and rescue

Rescued tourists walk down from Mount Ovit in Rize, Turkey, on Nov. 22. Eighteen people were stranded for 39 hours after their bus was stopped by an avalanche on a road near Mount Ovit.