The Multicoloured Wonders of Atauro Island

The Multicoloured Wonders of Atauro Island.

etimorAtauro Island is about 24 kilometers north of Dili, the capital of Timor Leste. It is about 25 km long and 9 km wide, 105 km2 in area, and is inhabited by about 8,000 people. It is a well-known coral enclave with around 252 species of reef fish. These beautiful pictures by a Conservation International team showcased a few of the colourful fish species in its reefs.

 

 

 

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https://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2016/aug/17/timor-leste-biodiversity-multicoloured-wonders-of-atauro-island-in-pictures