On the Side of the Islands

Island Biodiversity Surveying Citizen Science Project in Seychelles

Learn techniques for surveying tropical flora, fauna, and habitats while contributing to the sustainable management of Curieuse island.

Durations:  1 - 12 weeks

Program information

Learn scientific techniques for conducting biodiversity surveys of Curieuse Island and its unique and threatened inhabitants Hawksbill sea turtles, giant Aldabra tortoises, and the Sicklefin lemon sharks, while contributing to data collection used by the Seychelles Parks & Gardens Authority to sustainably manage the island.

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Included in your program

Make the most of our unique programs with these exclusively curated local adventure and wellness experiences.

Learn to cook Seychellois Creole cuisine

Experience traditional moutya dancing on the beach

Stargaze and learn the southern constellations

Hike to the top of Mount Curieuse

Stand up paddleboard at sunrise

Visit Vallée de Mai in Praslin National Park

Spend the day at a secluded beach

Sleep under the stars on Mount Curieuse

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