Monthly Archives: September 2010

Pictures of the week: Giant tortoise nesting on Cousin

A female giant tortoise¬† was spotted recently digging a nest chamber on Cousin Island, just close to one of the paths. She spent many hours digging, well into the night. The next morning conservation officer Mary and the wardens checked on her and found her just covering up the nest. The nest itself was tricky […]

Press Release: Cousin Island Special Reserve, Carbon Neutral

Cousin Island has become the World’s 1st carbon neutral nature reserve. This exciting success story for Seychelles and the conservation and eco tourism world in general is the result of a rigorous¬† carbon footprint assessment, assurance process and investment in high quality carbon credits to offset the footprint. Nature Seychelles the national NGO that runs […]