First Descent: Indian Ocean 2019-2022
The Indian Ocean Mission is a major global scientific collaboration that aims to create a step-change in our knowledge of the Indian Ocean and catalyse its sustainable governance.
THE INDIAN OCEAN
The Indian Ocean is the third largest of the world’s oceans and is fed by major rivers including the Zambezi, Shatt al-Arab, Indus, Godavari, Krishna, Narmada, Ganges, Brahmaputra, Jubba and Irrawaddy.
Seychelles’ unique island and marine environments are of global importance for biodiversity