, Volume 69, Number 1

Caroline Yon manages the European Space Agency tracking station on Ascension Island
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Caroline Yon manages the European Space Agency tracking station on Ascension Island. She was made an MBE for services to the island community 

The silence of the cats: a successful conservation cull to protect seabird colonies

Two Ascension Frigatebirds have returned to nest on the island for the first time in 150 years. Photo:Getty Images/Minden Pictures RM

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