Thursday, June 22, 2017

Island Issues

Seychelles: Former Island President Presents New Book in Hamburg

Founding President James R. Mancham and son with Farhad Vladi - Photo Courtesy of www.nation.sc

The founding president of the Seychelles, James R. Mancham, recently presented his new book at a formal reception organized by Vladi Private Islands’ chairman, Farhad Vladi.

Founding President James R. Mancham and son with Farhad Vladi – Photo Courtesy of www.nation.sc

The founding president of the Seychelles, James R. Mancham (75), recently …Read More: Seychelles: Former Island President Presents New Book in Hamburg

Governments buying Islands

Maine: Conservation Group Moves Closer to Securing the Future of Much-Loved US Coastal Island

Maine Coastal Islands - Photo Courtesy of Maine Coast Heritage Trust

Yet another coastal island is in the cross-hairs of the conservationists – this time it’s High Island, a 22 acre private island located across the water from the picturesque town of St. George, Maine (USA).

High Island – Photo Courtesy of Maine Coast Heritage Trust

The Maine coastal region has long …Read More: Maine: Conservation Group Moves Closer to Securing the Future of Much-Loved US Coastal Island

Island Resorts

Great Britain: Reign Supreme as King of the Castle on Scotland’s Isle of Eriska

Private Island News reveals all about a brand new, once in a lifetime opportunity to be King of the Castle at The Isle of Eriska Hotel Spa and Island – Scotland’s most famous five-star island retreat.

Island of Eriska, Scotland – Photo Courtesy of Vladi Private Islands

The team behind Scotland’s …Read More: Great Britain: Reign Supreme as King of the Castle on Scotland’s Isle of Eriska

Environment

USA: Conservation Trust Transforms Island Group into Permanent Public Preserve

The Gosling Islands, Maine - Photo Courtesy of PressHearald.com

The wait is over for the Maine Coast Heritage Trust – after several months on the campaign trail, the group has succeeded in transforming 3 uninhabited islands into a permanent public preserve

The Gosling Islands, Maine – Photo Courtesy of PressHearald.com

The Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) has this week announced that …Read More: USA: Conservation Trust Transforms Island Group into Permanent Public Preserve