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Name:

Seychelles National Parks Authority (SNPA)

Date of Incorporation:

N/A

 

Sector: Service and Development

Parent Ministry:

The Minister responsible for Environment

Ownership: 100% GoS

Business type: 

Authority

mandate

The Seychelles National Parks Authority (SNPA) is responsible for all of the marine and terrestrial national parks of Seychelles and a number of these parks have been designated since 1979. The terrestrial parks include Morne Seychellois National Park, the Praslin National Park and the Veuve Reserve on La Digue. The Marine National parks includes Ste. Anne (one of the first marine protected area in the Indian Ocean), Silhouette, Port Launay, Baie Ternay, Ile Coco, Curieuse & Saint Pierre.