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  Encyclopedia: List of islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of islands of Norway.
This is a list of islands of Poland.
This is a list of islands of Portugal.
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 List of islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of islands in the Sea of Crete
List of islands in the Sea of Marmara
List of islands of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
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 Station Information - List of islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of islands in the world grouped by oceans, and continents.
List of islands of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
List of islands of Indonesia, Islands of Indonesia
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 Pacific Islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
These islands include the Galapagos Islands of Ecuador; the Aleutian Islands in Alaska; the Russian islands of Sakhalin and Kuril Islands; the island nation of Japan, which includes the Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan; the Philippines; the South China Sea Islands; and most of the islands of Indonesia.
However, it should be noted that the inhabitants of these islands are not considered to be Pacific Islanders and are usually identified with their nearest continent.
Melanesia : Fiji · New Caledonia · Papua New Guinea · Solomon Islands · Vanuatu
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 Encyclopedia: List of islands in the Caribbean   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of inhabited islands in the Caribbean.
Curaçao and Bonaire are two Caribbean islands Curaçao [pronounced koo-rah-sow] (population 150,000) is an island in the southern part of the Caribbean Sea, the largest and most populous of the Windward Islands of the Netherlands Antilles, a self-governing part of the Kingdom of the...
The Turks and Caicos Islands is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom consisting of two groups of tropical islands in the Caribbean, southeast of the Bahamas, at 21°45N, 71°35W.
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 Penguins of South America and the Falkland Islands
Penguins of South America and the Falkland Islands
South America is also home to the Humboldt Penguin and the Galapagos Penguin, but these species were outside the scope of this census.
Bennett, A.G. The penguin population of the Falkland Islands in 1932/33.
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 Falkland Islands on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The islands are administered as a British crown colony with the capital at Stanley.
From 1908 to 1985 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands were dependencies of the colony.
The British have long claimed the islands, based on probable discovery by the navigator John Davis in 1592; but they have been claimed and occupied at various times by Spain, France, and Argentina.
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Introduces the botanical history of the islands and their varied ecological zones -- easy identification guide to 436 flowering plants --map of the Galápagos and a list of plants likely to be seen at popular tourist site.
It is an extraordinarily readable introduction to the American tropics, the lands of Central and South America, their rainforests and other ecosystems, and the creatures that live there.
A small group of apocalypse survivors stranded on the Galapagos Islands are about to become the progenitors of a brave new human race.
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 List of islands in the Caribbean - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
List of islands in the Caribbean - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about List of islands in the Caribbean contains research on
List of islands in the Caribbean and See also.
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 Archipelago
An archipelago is a landform which consists of a chain or cluster of islands.
The Venetian Dukes of Arcipelago ruled from Naxos, 1210 - 1566.
Aegean islands (the original use of the term)
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 Pacific Islands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
These islands are also sometimes collectively called Oceania, and are traditionally grouped into three: (1) Melanesia, (2) Micronesia, and (3) Polynesia.
These include the largest Pacific island, New Guinea, which is divided into the nation of Papua New Guinea and the Indonesian province of Irian Jaya, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, and the Solomon Islands.
These include the Marianas, Guam, Palau, the Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Nauru, and the Federated States of Micronesia.
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 Articles On Islands Around The World Listed By Island - This Page: Bahamas To Virgin Islands
The penal colony on Coiba Island was established in 1912 and closed in July of 2004: the last 8 prisoners were taken from the island in July.
The island suffered the only major earthquake in its history - 6.5 on the Richter scale, the epicenter of the quake was 10 kilometers from the east coast of the island; the quake occurred at 6 a.m.
From the Spiny Desert in the south to the Zone Rouge in the west, to the moist highlands of the central plateau, Madagascar is a land that fills the imagination.
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 List Of Islands Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
List Of Islands Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography
Looking For list of islands - Find list of islands and more at Lycos Search.
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The 2,142 acre island refuge, surrounded by Lake Meredosia and private lands, is comprised of 1,850 acres of river bottomlands containing wooded ponds, together with l56 acres of water and several hundred acres of moist soil development and former cropland in various stages of reforestation.
The area is literally an island of woods in a sea of agriculture, and was established to mitigate the loss of fish and wildlife associated with six Corps of Engineers flood control projects.
The island is one of the most important seabird habitats in the state with nesting eiders, puffins, guillemots, Leach's storm petrels, double-crested cormorants, and arctic and common terns.
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 List of islands - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
List of islands - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about List of islands contains research on
List of islands, List of islands by continent, List of islands by ocean or sea, List of islands of Asia, List of islands of Europe, List of islands of North America and See also.
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 Travel Outward: Destinations: Galapagos Islands, South America
Technically part of Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands are so unique, we thought they deserved a page of their own.
Situated roughly 600 miles west of Ecuador, these islands were discovered in 1535 by the Spanish, and later claimed by Ecuador in 1832.
There are also a number of different types of dolphin in the seas around the islands, as well as whales, sea lions, and a wide variety of crustaceans.
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 Vacation Islands For Sale in South America - Available Properties - Viviun the Leader in International Property Listings
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Island Paradise In Rio: Maia's Island - Angra Dos Reis - This beautiful island lies in Angra dos Reis Bay in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The property is in very good condition, and has a fortress-like appearance due to the twelve cannons and six watchtowers spread around the island.
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 Travel Outward: Destinations: Falkland Islands, South America
The residents of the Falkland Islands are typically decended from the British, and culture there--while unique in many ways--is, itself, British through and through.
The Falkland Islands were uninhabited until the late 17th century, when the Europeans stumbled upon them during an exploration of the southern Atlantic.
Initially sustained by agriculture (mostly sheep farming), fishing currently accounts for the largest contribution to the Falkland Islands' economy--including the sale of fishing licenses to foreign trawlers and exporting vast quantities of squid.
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 South America (Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador) - Travelogue
I had booked a week long cruise of the Galapagos Islands from Galasam Tours (http://www.galasam.com.ec/) through their USA based agent, Safari Centre.
South America was to be the First Leg of my extended Travel during which I would also Visit Europe and Asia.
Though the Guide Book (South American Handbook) mentions that the Best views of the snow covered Mountains around La Paz are obtained from a Descending Airplane, I did not get to see it since it was quite dark when we landed.
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 List of islands - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Read about list of islands in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
Find list of islands at one of the best sites the Internet has to offer!
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 Soul Of America Adventures e-Newsletter: October 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The topography flourishes with magnificent flora and fauna and lush evergreen vegetation, and the island is the home of the oldest rain forest in the Western Hemisphere.
Traversing the island is relatively easy via taxi, bus, or rental car, and if you choose to drive yourself, be advised that they drive on the left side of the road, with the driver's seat on the right-hand side of the vehicle.
Like most of the Caribbean islands, dining is a relaxed and casual affair, reflected in both the ambiance and the attire.
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 South America Travel - Equipment checking list - Ecuador the Galapagos Islands & South America Tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
South America Travel - Equipment checking list - Ecuador the Galapagos Islands & South America Tours
Here you find a equipment checking list, which shows you, what to bring with you, to your trip to Ecuador the Amazon Rainforest, to climb the mountains, to explore the Galapagos Islands and to travel arround South America -->
Travel Luggage: For the Galapagos Islands and the Jungle is one piece of luggage not exceeding 20 kg per person (extra is your hand luggage) allowed.
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 Frequently Asked Questions about travel in Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands & South America - Surtrek Tour Operator - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Galápagos Islands are situated right on the equator so the weather is usually nice and warm.
Espe-cially bring enough films and batteries for your camera because on the islands they are more expensive and the films are often not a very good quality.
Some of the trails on the islands are quite rough so passengers should bring a good physical condition.
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 Pacific Islands Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 List of islands -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
List of islands -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
This is a list of (A land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water) islands in the world grouped by (A large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere) oceans and by (One of the large landmasses of the earth) continents.
(Click link for more info and facts about List of islands of Indonesia) List of islands of Indonesia, (Click link for more info and facts about Islands of Indonesia) Islands of Indonesia
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 Learn more about List of islands in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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 DIVING INFORMATION GALAPAGOS ISLANDS
Also, these places aren't often visited during a regular tour of the islands.
Darwin and Wolf Islands, located far to the northwest, have no visitor sites, making them unaccessible for those touring by land.
It is possible to see these islands with an overnight boat stay with a dive operator out of Puerto Ayora, or to charter them as part of a live-aboard diving tour
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 DK0TUI/DL5MO: IOTA - Islands on the Air   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
DXped 1996 to EU-038, Texel Island by ON4BDS, David and Tobi, DL5NEJ, report of ON4BDS, David Steeman.
Marcouf Island, EU-081 in 1993 by Hubert VIVIEN, F5MZE
The list is update alomost every month, see for example the year 2000 update of IOTA list.
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This posh Hyatt is adjacent to the soft white sands of Seven Mile Beach on the scuba-diving paradise of Grand Cayman Island.
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 falkland islands south argentina south_america surf spot, photos, WannaSurf   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Surf bay is situated on the airport road when driving out of Port Stanley, the capital of the Falkland Islands.
Perhaps an unlikely surf destination but rest assured that this place seriously pumps, super consistent fast waves with no crowds at all.
Let us know if we forgot something at Falkland Islands.
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 ipedia.com: List of islands of South America Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
ipedia.com: List of islands of South America Article
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