Mauritius grapples with worst environmental crisis in a generation

Mauritius, envied the world over for its azure waters, alluring beaches and marine riches, is facing one of its worst environmental disasters after a ship ran aground on a coral reef and leaked about 900 tons of fuel into the sea. 

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Last updated on 11 August 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mauritius
Region: 
Indian Ocean
Threats: 
Pollution