Not a Bad Place to Party

October 15, 2015

Inaugurating a new marine protected area in Madagascar

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*All photos by Ambroise Brenier/WCS

These folks are celebrating Ankivonjy, a stunning new marine protected area in Madagascar, which we helped create. It spans 140,000 hectares (read: a lot) of important coastlines, mangroves, reefs, and more. This includes a vital nesting site for green turtles and deep waters home to endangered whales.

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