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Anguilla (United Kingdom)     [103]
(Dependent Territory of the United Kingdom)
LAND AREA: 91 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 2 4 0 7
DEMOGRAPHY
  POPULATION: 8000 (1996)
  DENSITY: 88 persons/sq. km    GROWTH RATE: 0%/year
  POP AGR/FISH/MINING: 22%
ECONOMY
  Income/Capita: $0
ENVIRONMENT (see also individual islands)
SPECIES OF CONSERVATION INTEREST:

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
INSTITUTIONS
GOVERNMENT ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Ministry of Tourism and Natural Resources, is responsible for wildlife conservation and protected areas
ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION:
Marine Parks Ordinance 1982 Turtle Ordinance 1984 Wild Birds Protection Ordinance 1913 (as amended) National Parks Act
ENVIRONMENT/SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS:
Anguilla Archaeological and Historical Society
REFERENCES:
Oldfield, 1987.
Last updated 01/02/98


Islands of Anguilla (United Kingdom)
Anguilla (United Kingdom - Anguilla)
Sombrero (United Kingdom - Anguilla)


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