In this Issue: 

Private Paradise: For decades, the Maldives have offered world-class waves for traveling surfers and locals alike. But in the past few years, surf resorts have claimed exclusive rights to some of the best breaks in the region. Now foreign developers and local surfers are fighting for control of the Maldives’ greatest natural resource. Take a look for yourself.

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