The UN has declared 2021-2030 as the decade of ecosystems restoration aimed at preventing, halting, and reversing the degradation of ecosystems worldwide. Nature Seychelles has been at the forefront of wetland restoration and can proudly say, yes, we can restore wetlands and mangroves ecosystems.
Nature Seychelles and Cousin Island staff have paid tribute to Uli Poniatowski, a former Conservation Boot Camp (CBC) participant who sadly passed away last year, with the naming of one of the island's Aldabra giant tortoises after him.
Young Seychelles warblers fare better if their elderly parents have help raising them, according to new research on Cousin Island Special Reserve from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the University of Groningen.
Amongst the most commonly broken new year's resolutions, losing weight, getting fit, eating healthier, and saving money are at the top of the list. But don't feel bad if you find yourself breaking resolutions, whatever they may be. You're in good company.
It was the sort of "bang" nobody wants to start the year with, but it’s the one we got. 2020 began for us with devastating erosion on Cousin Island. It was followed hot on the heels by a global pandemic and blow-back to the economy of Seychelles. But Nature Seychelles persisted, surmounted incredible challenges, and supported its staff while continuing to have a meaningful impact for nature, people, and Seychelles.