The islands share a common geologic origin in the volcanism of the Reunion hotspot beneath the Mascarene Plateau and form a distinct ecoregion with a unique flora and fauna The Mascarene Islands (or Mascarenhas Archipelago) is a group of islands in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar comprising Mauritius, Reunion, Rodrigues, Cargados Carajos shoals, plus the former islands of the Saya de Malha, Nazareth and Soudan banks. The collective title is derived from the Portuguese navigator Pedro Mascarenhas, who first visited them in 1512.
|Формат:|| Страниц 96|
Книга по Требованию
|Canary Islands 3Ed Lonely Planet |
|Rarotonga & Cook Islands 5Ed Lonely Planet |
|Hawaiian, Islands Must Sees ABBYY Press (АБИ Пресс) Alison C. |
|Discovery, Conquest, And Early History Of The Philippine Islands Книга по Требованию Edward G.B. |
|Reflection and Reflective Teaching. A Case Study of Four Seasoned Teachers In the Cayman Islands Книга по Требованию Mark M. |
Participants included four seasoned teachers.
|The Case of the Windward Islands Banana Industry Caribbean-European International Economic Relations. Книга по Требованию Ramona S. |
The main issues discussed in this research are the future of the Windward Islands’ banana industry, the implications of an erosion of its market share in a liberalised EU banana market; challenges to the new banana regime; diversification of the banana industry and search for alternatives and lastly, the issue of the Windward Islands’ commodity dependence on Europe.
|Amwaj Islands Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
Amwaj Islands are a group of man-made islands located in the northeast of Bahrain, near the coast of Muharraq island.
|History of the Ryukyu Islands Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
The ancestry of the modern-day Ryukyuan people is disputed.
|Mascarene Parrot Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
Three stuffed specimens were preserved at that time.
|Galapagos Islands Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
|Marquesas Islands Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
The highest point is the peak of Mount Oave (French: Mont Oave) on Ua Pu island at 1,230 m (4,035 ft) above sea level.
|Brook Islands National Park Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
|Falkland Islands Wolf Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
This endemic canid became extinct in 1876, the first known canid to have gone extinct in historical times.
|USS Gilbert Islands (CVE-107) Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
She was launched on 20 July 1944 the Todd-Pacific Shipyards, Inc. , Tacoma, Washington; sponsored by Mrs. Edwin D. McMorries; and commissioned on 5 February 1945, Captain L. K. Rice in command. She was reclassified as AGMR-1 on 1 June 1963, renamed USS Annapolis on 22 June 1963 and finally recommissioned on 7 March 1964.
|Solomon Islands Campaign Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
The Solomon Islands campaign was a major campaign of the Pacific War of World War II. The campaign began with Japanese landings and occupation of several areas in the British Solomon Islands and Bougainville, in the Territory of New Guinea, during the first six months of 1942.
|Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
Saint Croix is an island in the Caribbean Sea, and a county and constituent district of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI), an unincorporated territory of the United States.
|Samoan Islands Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles!
|Saanich North and the Islands Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
He represents the British Columbia Liberal Party. Mr. Coell was appointed Minister of Community, Aboriginal and Women' s Services on January 26, 2004. After re-election in 2005, he was appointed Minister of Advanced Education and Minister responsible for Research and Technology. High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Saanich North and the Islands is a provincial electoral district for the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, Canada. Saanich North and the Islands was created by 1990 legislation dividing the previous two-member district of Saanich and the Islands which came into effect for the 1991 B. C. election. Its MLA is Hon. Murray Coell, a former mayor of Saanich. He was first elected in 1996. It is located in the northern suburbs of the provincial capital, Victoria, and includes the southern Gulf Islands.
|Sabalana Islands Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
The Sabalana Islands (Kepulauan Sabalana) are an Atoll in the Flores Sea in Indonesia, lying just north of the Lesser Sunda Islands, closer to Sumbawa than Sulawesi.
|Volcano Islands Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
The islands were uninhabited until 1889, when the two northern islands were settled by Japanese settlers from the Izu Islands.