Mauritius makes top 10: Photos by famed French photographer

The beauty of the oceans was honored on the occasion of World Oceans Day in Mauritius, and to mark the event, Yann Arthus Bertrand presented ten illustrations, highlighting the splendor of these large bodies of water which represent 71% of the surface of the Earth.

Mauritius is in the top ten best photos taken by this famous French photographer and environmentalist, Yann Arthus Bertrand. The lagoon of Le Morne in the southwest of the island, is quoted in this list present on the website “Journée mondiale de l’océan.”