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Islands of Guinea

Tristao     [585]
   Group:
   Country: Guinea
Lat: 10.88º N   Long : 14.99º W
Area: 226.4 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 82.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3622
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: Africa    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
CLIMATE:   tropical 
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 82%   Human Threat Indicator: 3
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 305 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 0
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 3
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 02/08/88

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