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South Sandwich Islands     [155]
(Dependency of Falkland Is., United Kingdom)
LAND AREA: 0 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 0 0 0 0 0
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 0 (1990)
  DENSITY: 0 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:

ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION:
Covered by CCAMLR, CITES, Ramsar, Bonn and World Heritage Conventions Falkland Islands Dependencies Conservation Ordinance 1975
ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS:

REFERENCES:

Last updated 01/01/90


Islands of South Sandwich Islands
Bellingshausen (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Bristol (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Candlemas (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Cook (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Leskov (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Montagu (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Saunders (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Thule (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Visokoi (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)
Zavodovski (United Kingdom - Falkland - S. Sandwich)


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