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Ascension Island (United Kingdom)     [142]
(Dependency of St Helena, United Kingdom)
LAND AREA: 97 sq. km
NUMBER OF ISLANDS BY SIZE (sq. km):
>17,000 >10,000 >1,000 >100 >10 >1 <1 Unknown TOTAL
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 1022 (1980)
  DENSITY: 11 persons/sq. km    GROWTH RATE: 0%/year
ECONOMY
  Income/Capita: $0
ENVIRONMENT (see also individual islands)
SPECIES OF CONSERVATION INTEREST:

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
INSTITUTIONS
GOVERNMENT ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:
Wildlife warden
ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION:

ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS:

REFERENCES:

Last updated 01/01/90


Islands of Ascension Island (United Kingdom)
Ascension (United Kingdom - Ascension Island)
Boatswain-bird (United Kingdom - Ascension Island)


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