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1968

2011

...the removal of the goats and rabbits was the start of an ongoing restoration plan to reforest the island by planting native palms and hardwood trees. The forest will provide further habitat for the birds and reptiles on the island. 

...pictures show the vegetation change since the goats and rabbits were eradicated and after 10 years of intensive planting.

 ROUND ISLAND  (Île Ronde)
 

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