SOME RECENT SIGHTINGS
January 2016: Common Teal at Silhouette accepted as a first record for Seychelles.
March 2016: Three new species added to THE SEYCHELLES LIST: Eurasian Spoonbill, Eurasian Reed Warbler and Greater Painted-snipe.
April 2016: Cyclone Fantala, with winds gusting at 300-350 kph has hit Farquhar. This is the most powerful cyclone ever to hit the Indian Ocean. The Red-footed Booby colony (c. 4,000 pairs) has been particularly heavily impacted and all nests destroyed.
May 2016: New colonies of Greater Crested tern and Black-naped Tern discovered at Bancs Providence