In ‘forest restoration’ and tree planting initiatives, there is often emphasis on the number of trees planted or to be planted. But it does not
This multimedia article is a reminder that the Island of Mauritius lost much more than the dodo. But despite the numerous species lost and current
Climate change is no longer a far away potential threat but a reality for many countries, particularly for islands like Mauritius. Observed climatic changes and
The island of Mauritius is known, particularly in the conservation circle, for the ill-fated dodo and its conservation success stories, which include the recovery of
Originally published in French in a Mauritian newspaper and targeting the Mauritian audience and some of the local misconceptions. 1.What is the Mauritian flying fox?
The island of Mauritius has a unique biodiversity which is characteristics of insular ecosystems. However it has also suffered large extent of deforestation alongside the