Aldabra was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982 as a prime example of a raised coral atoll and is significantly less disturbed than most other atolls in the Indian Ocean and elsewhere in the world.
Research Papers\AMP RS papers.pdf
Philosophical Transactions - The Royal Society - Nov 2004
Reef fish diversity at Aldabra Atoll, Seychelles, during the five years following the 1998 coral bleaching event
A new electronic brochure is now available for the Vallee de Mai. Free to download, this app will enhance your visit to this World Heritage Site. With a forest guide, information on visitor facilities and how to get there, this brochure is the perfect accompaniment both before and during your visit. Download it now!