She Sells, Sea Shells in Seychelles by the Ocean Shore.   (An Account on the Astounding Aldabra Atoll) Lying in the Indian Ocean, a part of Seychelles A beautiful atoll where no human dwells Called Aldabra or Al-Hadra named by the Arabs In it lie giant tortoises, sun-birds and coconut crabs Some people say it is the second largest atoll The largest raised coral reef in the world It consists of four major islands made of coral limestone Due to its pristine form it is considered an endemic zone It is termed as one of the crown jewels of the Indian Ocean And due to this it has faced animal trafficking and exploitation This exploitation stopped only after World War two But unfortunately by then the flora and fauna became few It experiences a lot of cyclones though it is tropical The environment is pristine, untouched and phenomenal Thus extensive research and study is carried here On flora, fauna and the atoll’s atmosphere Visiting the Aldabra atoll requires permission And this is given by the Seychelles Islands Foundation It is designated as Unesco World Heritage Site Albadra atoll is truly an untarnished delight.  Image from  http://browseyourworld.blogspot.in/2012/09/aldabra-atoll-seychelles.html

She Sells, Sea Shells in Seychelles by the Ocean Shore.   (An Account on the Astounding Aldabra Atoll) Lying in the Indian Ocean, a part of Seychelles A beautiful atoll where no human dwells Called Aldabra or Al-Hadra named by the Arabs In it lie giant tortoises, sun-birds and coconut crabs Some people say it is the second largest atoll The largest raised coral reef in the world It consists of four major islands made of coral limestone Due to its pristine form it is considered an endemic zone It is termed as one of the crown jewels of the Indian Ocean And due to this it has faced animal trafficking and exploitation This exploitation stopped only after World War two But unfortunately by then the flora and fauna became few It experiences a lot of cyclones though it is tropical The environment is pristine, untouched and phenomenal Thus extensive research and study is carried here On flora, fauna and the atoll’s atmosphere Visiting the Aldabra atoll requires permission And this is given by the Seychelles Islands Foundation It is designated as Unesco World Heritage Site Albadra atoll is truly an untarnished delight.  Image from  http://browseyourworld.blogspot.in/2012/09/aldabra-atoll-seychelles.html
By R.B. Lakshmi

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She Sells, Sea Shells in Seychelles by the Ocean Shore.   (An Account on the Astounding Aldabra Atoll) Lying in the Indian Ocean, a part of Seychelles A beautiful atoll where no human dwells Called Aldabra or Al-Hadra named by the Arabs In it lie giant tortoises, sun-birds and...