✧ British Indian Ocean Territory ✧

The British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT) is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom situated in the Indian Ocean halfway between Tanzania and Indonesia. The territory comprises the seven atolls of the Chagos Archipelago with over 1,000 individual islands. Largest settlement: Camp Justice
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Salomon Atoll is one of the many above water features of the Chagos Archipelago

Salomon Atoll is one of the many above water features of the Chagos Archipelago

Coconut crabs are the world's largest terrestrial arthropod and live in one of the most undisturbed populations in the Chagos Archipelago

Crustacea - Classe Malacostraca, Subclasse Eumalacostraca (Ordem Decapoda)

The brain coral Ctenella chagius is endemic to the reefs of the Chagos Archipelago

The brain coral Ctenella chagius is endemic to the reefs of the Chagos Archipelago

The Chagos Archipelago. (Atolls with areas of dry land are named in green)

The Chagos Archipelago. (Atolls with areas of dry land are named in green)

View of Diego Garcia, showing military base, British Indian Ocean Territory

Polícia britânica tem novos documentos sobre o uso das ilhas Diego Garcia, no Índico, no programa secreto de tortura do governo dos Estados Unidos

Scientist recording coral species for ongoing monitoring work in the archipelago

Scientist recording coral species for ongoing monitoring work in the archipelago

Seabirds nesting on South Brother island in the Chagos Archipelago

Seabirds nesting on South Brother island in the Chagos Archipelago


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