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Image of fishermen fishing in a traditional Cambodian way at Tonle Sap Lake. The Tonle Sap or in Cambodian, "Large Fresh Water River", but more commonly translated as "Great Lake" is a combined lake and river system of major importance to Cambodia. It is the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia and is an ecological hot spot that was designated as a UNESCO biosphere in 1997. It provides the fishing community around the lake with abundant fish for both consumption and generation of income. (EDITORIAL USE ONLY)