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Scattered Islands

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Europa Island, Maoytte
Europa Island / Roger Kerjouan, / public domain

Scattered Islands (Îles Éparses) are five groups of small islands around Madagascar. These islands belong to France.

All islands are low coral reefs or sandstone banks. All are nature reserves, with large colonies of seabirds. Europa Island has also one of world's largest nesting sites for green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas).

 

 

 

List of described attractions by islands

Scattered Islands consists of 5 island groups:

Bassas da India
Europa Island
Glorioso Islands
Juan de Nova Island
Tromelin Island

Map of Scattered Islands

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