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The Natural history of Caroline Atoll, Southern Line Islands

The Natural history of Caroline Atoll, Southern Line Islands

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Published by National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Caroline Islands,
  • Geomorphology -- Caroline Islands,
  • Coral reefs and islands -- Caroline Islands,
  • Coral reef biology -- Caroline Islands,
  • Sea birds -- Caroline Islands,
  • Coral reef conservation -- Caroline Islands

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Angela K. Kepler and Cameron B. Kepler
    SeriesAtoll research bulletin -- no. 397-398
    ContributionsKepler, Angela Kay, 1943-, Kepler, Cameron B, National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15428799M
    OCLC/WorldCa30659635

    This book looks at how Polynesian explorers found the Hawaiian Islands, how they navigated, and how they viewed their world. Kane, H. K. (). Voyage: The Discovery of Hawaii. Honolulu: Island Heritage. This book talks about and illustrates the technical aspects of ancient voyaging canoes. It has excellent line drawings of double-hulled Size: KB. Paikea at the American Museum of Natural History Maori meeting house Rurutu figure known as A’a Fly Whisk (Tahiri), Austral Islands Nukuoro is a small isolated atoll in the archipelago of the Caroline Islands. It is located in Micronesia, a region in the Western Pacific. The shoulders slope downwards and the chest is indicated by a.

    Written by the leading authorities on the plant diversity and ecology of the Pacific islands, this book is a magisterial synthesis of the vegetation and landscapes of the islands of the Pacific Ocean. It is organized by island group, and includes information on geography, geology, phytogeographic relationships, and human influences on vegetation.5/5(1).   Based on a realignment of the International Date Line, the Line Islands were the first area to enter into a new year in the year For that reason, Caroline Island has been renamed Millennium Island. The majority of Kiribati, though, including the capital, is not first to enter a new year, even New Zealand has an earlier new year.

    Keating B. () Insular Geology of the Line Islands. In: Keating B.H., Bolton B.R. (eds) Geology and Offshore Mineral Resources of the Central Pacific Basin. Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series, vol Cited by: 7. Such findings matter not just for the Marshall Islanders: there are settled atolls in the Caroline, Cook, Line and Society Islands, in the Maldives, the Seychelles and the Hawaiian Islands. All.


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung Caroline Island (Linieninseln) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Natural history of Caroline Atoll, southern Line Islands. Abureti Takaio is an I-Kiribati politician and academic.

He was, at one time prior to the mids, Minister for the Line and Phoenix Groups. [1] Inhe was an unsuccessful candidate to the Maneaba ni Maungatabu (national House of Assembly).

Second Breadfruit Voyage. Rated as a sixth rate, she sailed for the Pacific on 2 August on Bligh's Second Breadfruit completed a mission to collect breadfruit trees and other botanical specimens from the Pacific, which he transported to the West ens were given to the Royal Botanic Gardens in St.

Vincent. Providence returned to Britain in August Commissioned: April Caroline Island or Caroline Atoll (also known as Millennium Island and Beccisa Island), is the easternmost of the uninhabited coral atolls which comprise the southern Line Islands in the central Pacific Ocean.

First sighted by Europeans inclaimed by the United Kingdom inand part of the Republic of Kiribati since the island nation's independence inCaroline Island.

The Natural history of Caroline Atoll, Southern Line Islands by Angela Kay Kepler 1 edition - first published in Not in Library. Haleakala by Accessible book, Protected DAISY, Natural history, Guidebooks, Identification, Pictorial works, Written works: Maui's Floral Splendor, Hawaiian Heritage Plants.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency. Caroline Island or Caroline Atoll (also known as Millennium Island), is the easternmost of the uninhabited coral atolls which comprise the southern Line Islands in the central Pacific Ocean.

First sighted by Europeans inclaimed by the United Kingdom inand part of the Republic of Kiribati since the island nation's independence inCaroline Island has. Caroline Island For the islands in the Western Pacific, see Caroline ne Islands.

() Baselines and degradation of coral reefs in the northern Line Islands. PLoS ONE. 3(2) e Wegley, L, R Edwards, B Rodriguez-Brito, Hong Liu, F Rohwer () Metagenomic analysis of the microbial community associated with the coral Porites astreoides.

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Pacific Islands is a compendium of frogs, lizards, snakes, and turtles living on these lands and in the adjacent waters of Author: George Zug. HMS Providence was a sloop of the Royal Navy, famous for being commanded by William Bligh on his second breadfruit voyage between and The Admiralty purchased Providence on the stocks from Perry & Co, Blackwall Yard in February She was launched on 23 April and commissioned under Bligh that month.

She was coppered at Woolwich for the sum. Population Status and Natural History of Pteropus mariannus on Ulithi Atoll, Caroline Islands Article (PDF Available) in Pacific Science. The atoll is currently designated as a wildlife sanctuary. In the Kiribati government established a nautical-mile fishing exclusion zone around each of the southern Line Islands,Caroline commonly called Millennium.

The atoll is best known for its role in the millennium celebrations. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian. The Relationship between Sacred Geometry, Ley-Lines, & Places in Alignment – Part 2 Nukuoro Atoll, Caroline Islands to Manila, Philippines This is the second part of a series I started recently featuring the cities and places I found around the world in long-distance alignment with each other, starting from San Francisco.

A series of surveys were carried out to characterize the physical and biological parameters of the Millennium Atoll lagoon during a research expedition in April of Millennium is a remote coral atoll in the Central Pacific belonging to the Republic of Kiribati, and a member of the Southern Line Islands chain.

The atoll is among the few remaining coral reef ecosystems that are Cited by: Ετυμολογία του ονόματος. Το όνομα Καρολίνα είναι μεταγραφικό δάνειο από το ιταλικό Carolina, υποκοριστικό του Carola (Κάρολα), που προέρχεται από το μεσαιωνικό λατινικό Carolus, που με τη σειρά του αποδίδει το γερμανικό Karl.

Staff can take guests to all of the best dive spots, including the Southern Barrier Reef, Glover’s Reef Atoll, Turneffe Islands Atoll, the Elbow, Lighthouse Reef Atoll, the Blue Hole and Half Moon Cave. They have a full line of rental gear and Nitrox and offer classes for all experience levels, from beginner to those going pro.

The Natural History Of Caroline Atoll, Southern Line Islands (SuDoc SI ) Tags: #sudoc #caroline #atoll #line Pasta: The Essential New. The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, is the second book in Ian W.

Toll's trilogy covering the War in the Pacific. The first book Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific,covered the initial phase of war - Pearl Harbor to Midway, besides the prelude to the war/5(). Millennium Island - known as Caroline Island prior to - is located at the southern end of the Line Islands, which make up the western portion of Kiribati.

Uninhabited Millennium Island is formed from a number of smaller islets built on coral reefs.Subjects: Dept. of Invertebrate Zoology Division of Mollusks Enewetak Atoll Eniwetok Atoll Expedition () Field notes Marshall Islands Mollusks Mollusks--Pacific Ocean National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Pacific Ocean Rosewater, Joseph.

Today’s post is written by Dr. Greg Bradsher, Senior Archivist at the National Archives at College Park. Jaluit Atoll in the Marshall Islands has recently been in the news regarding the possibility that Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan were captured by the Japanese and taken to Jaluit Atoll in July Whether that happened or not is a matter of speculation.