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Islands of Balearic Islands (Spain)

Formentera     [1135] - including Espalmador
Group: Archipelago: Islas Baleares (Balearic Islands)
Country: Spain - Balearic Islands: Mediterranean
Lat: 38.67º NLong: 1.48º E
Area: 84.9 sq. km   Altitude: 192 m   Shoreline: 65.5 km (scale 1:1000000)
ISLAND TYPE:

Ibiza (Iviza)  - including Cunillera, Vedra    [374]
   Group: Archipelago: Islas Baleares (Balearic Islands)
   Country: Spain - Balearic Islands
Lat: 39.00º N   Long : 1.42º E
Area: 576.9 sq. km   Altitude: 475 m
Shoreline: 142.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2467
Depth to nearest land: >501 m
Nearest island: 85 km   group: 85 km
Nearest continent: Europe    Distance: 85 km    Isolation Index: 28
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
SPECIES NUMBERS: Total Endemic Threatened (EVRI)
Plants  0 0 0
Butterflies 0 0 0
Land snails 0 0 0
Rept/Amphib 6 0 1
Land birds 0 0 0
Mammals 0 0 0

HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 17%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 5764 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 3
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
DATA RELIABILITY:    Data Rel. Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 4
Last updated: 25/10/90

Mallorca (Majorca)  - including Cabrera, Dragonera    [381]
   Group: Archipelago: Islas Baleares (Balearic Islands)
   Country: Spain - Balearic Islands
Lat: 39.62º N   Long : 3.00º E
Area: 3667.2 sq. km   Altitude: 1445 m
Shoreline: 407.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.1112
Depth to nearest land: >501 m
Nearest island: 40 km   group: 160 km
Nearest continent: Europe    Distance: 160 km    Isolation Index: 32
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
SPECIES NUMBERS: Total Endemic Threatened (EVRI)
Plants  0 0 0
Butterflies 0 0 0
Land snails 0 0 0
Rept/Amphib 12 1 3
Land birds 0 0 0
Mammals 0 0 0

ENDEMISM: Terrestrial:   Terrestrial Endemism Indicator - Island: 1  Group: 0
  Marine endemic species: 0   Marine Endemism Indicator - Island: 0  Group: 0
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Accessibility: port, airport
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 17%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 5764 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 3
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 2.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
DATA RELIABILITY:    Data Rel. Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 4
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 1   Low
CI-Marine: 0   Low
Last updated: 25/10/90

Menorca (Minorca)    [376]
   Group: Archipelago: Islas Baleares (Balearic Islands)
   Country: Spain - Balearic Islands
Lat: 39.95º N   Long : 4.10º E
Area: 692.0 sq. km   Altitude: 355 m
Shoreline: 168.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2436
Depth to nearest land: >501 m
Nearest island: 40 km   group: 200 km
Nearest continent: Europe    Distance: 200 km    Isolation Index: 35
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
SPECIES NUMBERS: Total Endemic Threatened (EVRI)
Plants  0 0 0
Butterflies 0 0 0
Land snails 0 0 0
Rept/Amphib 13 0 1
Land birds 0 0 0
Mammals 0 0 0

HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 17%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 5764 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 3
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.6 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
DATA RELIABILITY:    Data Rel. Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 4
Last updated: 25/10/90

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