Recently the district council has been moved to new headquarters in Bambous, this village being more accessible to the villagers.
An old fisherman village, Tamarin has developed into a holiday resort. Tamarin is especially popular with surfers. Tamarin is linked with a main road linking Port Louis and east to Curepipe. The village is surrounded by hills and is very picturesque.
It is the main salt pan area in Mauritius.
Wildlife Conservation; Resettling Golden Lion Tamarins In Eastern Brazil's Coastal Forest; Endangered Species Gets Help From U.S. Zoos, American Specialist
Nov 11, 1991; Gusty winds fanned the flames across brushland that was being burned, illegally, to clear it for cattle pasture. The peat-like...