Lyn Mair

Lyn Mair

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Lyn Mair is a naturalist and travel guide who specialises in the islands of the western Indian Ocean, west Africa and Antarctica. Passionate about birdwatching, she regularly leads tours to exotic places, and lectures onboard ships plying the tropical waters off Africa. When not gadding round the world she is resident in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Wrecks of the Seychelles

Modern navigation is a far cry from that of the early explorers, who found their way around the Indian Ocean with sun, stars, sextants and leadlines.

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Marine protected areas

Seychelles has the distinction of having established the first marine park in the western Indian Ocean.

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