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Islands of Argentina

Bermejo     [2004]
   Group:
   Country: Argentina   Region: Bahia Blanca
Lat: 39.00º S   Long : 62.01º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 6 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 9
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 19%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 2140 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 05/08/90

Estados, Isla de los (Staten Island, de los Estados)    [69] - including Observatorio
Group:
Country: Argentina: Atlantic
Lat: 54.80º SLong: 64.25º W
Area: 500.8 sq. km   Altitude: 1128 m   Shoreline: 252.7 km (scale 1:1000000)
ISLAND TYPE: continental

Trinidad     [2003]
   Group:
   Country: Argentina   Region: Bahia Blanca
Lat: 39.14º S   Long : 61.98º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 6 km   group: 15 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 15 km    Isolation Index: 10
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 19%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 2140 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 05/08/90

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