Nominated World Heritage Site facing development threats

Socotra is a spectacular group of remote Yemen islands in the Arabian Sea. With a long history of isolation the archipelago possesses a high level of endemism (species found nowhere else in the world), with over 300 unique plants, 21 reptiles and over 60 endemic butterflies and moths

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Updated: February 17, 2012 — 7:38 pm

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