This island forms the northwestern edge of the Aldabra atoll. It is separated from Grand Terre (South) Island in the south by the Passe Femme channel, which contains several small islands, and from Polymnieli Island in the west by Grand Passe. The atoll's only habitation is a scientific base on Picard Island, which is only occupied for three months of each year.
Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) predation on the Aldabra White-throated Rail (Dryolimnas cuvieri aldabranus).(SHORT COMMUNICATIONS)(Report)
Sep 01, 2008; The Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea), widespread throughout the Seychelles, is one of the few waders that breed on Aldabra Atoll...