Range to Reef are pleased to announce that on 26 July the Seychelles Government approved the UNESCO World Heritage Site Aldabra Atoll Management Plan developed by R2R. The plan will ensure that Aldabra continues to maintain the values which qualified it for a World Heritage listing.
Chief Executive Officer for the Seychelles Islands Foundation, Dr Frauke Fleischer-Dogley, said
"SIF is very pleased with the management planning outcome for Al...
We recently undertook flora and fauna surveys on Christmas Island and had a visit from an inquisitve Christmas Island Goshawk (Accipiter fasciatus natalis) who landed on our ute to check out what we were doing. The CI Goshawk is listed as Endangered and there is believed to be a few hundred individuals on Christmas Island. They nest in forest trees and raise one, or sometimes two chicks.