ICS has joined other stakeholders to celebrate National Protected Areas Day and contributed an article to the local media.
Seychelles has declared 30% of its Exclusive Economic Zone as protected, approximately the size of Germany. In terms of terrestrial coverage, Seychelles has one of the highest ratios in the world, with 47% of its total landmass protected. Aride Island is one of these protected areas.
The full news article can be accessed here.