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Climate and Weather of Phoenix Islands, Kiribati

The climate of the Phoenix Islands According to shopareview, the Phoenix Islands are an archipelago belonging to Kiribati. The archipelago consists of the islands of Canton, Enderbury, Birnie, McKean, Rawaki, Manra, Orona, Nikumaroro and two submerged atolls. The archipelago also includes the islands of Baker and Howland, which are territories of the United States of… Read More »

Kiribati Environment and Economy

ENVIRONMENT The atolls are made up of coral rock and have scarce vegetation: the forests cover only 2.7% of the territory; the terrestrial fauna includes birds and a few mammals while the marine fauna includes a great variety of fish. The traditional customs and habits of the residents relating to the disposal of waste in… Read More »