pictures: scenery in Madagascar

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Below you will find a collection of photos from Madagascar. Pictures were taken by Rhett A. Butler in 2009. While these images are the property of, it may be permissible to use them for non-commercial purposes (like powerpoint presentations and school projects), provided that the images are not altered in any form. Please read this for more details. If you are interested in using an image in a publication please contact me.

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Green-capped Coua (Coua olivaceiceps)

Rice fields of Malagasy highlands (RN7)

Land-clearing fire in Madagascar

Dondy peak

Rice fields of Malagasy highlands (RN7)

Canyon des Singes in Isalo NP (Isalo)

Village of Mahamasina

Rosewood awaiting shipment in Madagascar

Mangroves in Madagascar

Wet sisal fibers (Berenty)

Sink hole in Ankarana

Terraced rice fields near Fianarantsoa

Aerial view of Lake Alaotra

Aerial view of dry forest (Fort Dauphin - Tana Flight)

Deforestation near Lokobe Reserve

Rice fields between Andasibe and Tana (RN2)

Fishing pirogues off Arovana (Ankorohoke)

Rice fields in the Antanifotsy Valley

Montane rainforest in Madagascar

Aerial view of rice paddies, forest degradation, and erosion in southern Madagascar

Aerial view of deforestation and erosion in southern Madagascar (Isalo)

Grass fire in Madagascar

Fire in Madagascar

Cassava planted in a forest clearing in Madagascar

Bay on Antongil at dawn

Rock formation Bonnet de L'Evêque seen in the distance

petite tsingy lake (Tsingy de Bemaraha)

Approaching storm at sunset in Isalo (Isalo)

Villages and rice fields along RN7

Rice fields in the Central Plateau of Madagascar

Village along RN7

Sherritt's nickle pipeline route

Antanifotsy (Namoly)

Isalo National Park (Isalo)

Aloe vaotsanda (Local name: Vahotsanda)

Boys in a pirogue

Rice fields of Tana

Hat-shaped rock

Arovana (Ankorohoke), a Vezo fishing village

Ilakaka, a sapphire mining town in southwestern Madagascar

Charcoal for sale in Ankiliberengy village in Madagascar

Moringa drouhardii (local name:Maroserana)

Cassava planted in a forest clearing in Madagascar

Rice fieds in the Antanifotsy Valley

Isalo sunset

Rice fields of Tana

Aerial view of a town near Maroantsetra in Madagasar

Berenty gallery forest (Berenty)