Restoring wet meadows to protect the Madagascar pond-heron in Mayotte

Wet meadows are critical reservoirs of biodiversity, but they have declined in Mayotte due to pollution, urbanization and invasive species, among others. Restoration efforts have been ongoing since August 2020 to protect critical breeding sites for the Madagascar Pond-heron. 

BirdLife

Last updated on 22 December 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mayotte
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Ardeola idae
Species group: 
Birds