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Islands of Mauritania

Tidra     [780]
   Group:
   Country: Mauritania
Lat: 19.73º N   Long : 16.40º W
Area: 155.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 72.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4676
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 1 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: Africa    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 20/08/88

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