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Islands of Chile











Aldea     [281]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.73º S   Long : 75.12º W
Area: 202.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 87.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4325
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Alejandro Selkirk (Mas Afuera)    [1124]
   Group: Archipelago: Juan Fernandez Islands
   Country: Chile - Juan Fernandez
Lat: 33.75º S   Long : 80.76º W
Area: 55.5 sq. km   Altitude: 1649 m
Shoreline: 29.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5297
Depth to nearest land: 4000 m
Nearest island: 160 km   group: 610 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 610 km    Isolation Index: 62
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           

HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 7  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 55.5 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 21/10/90

Angamos     [311]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.16º S   Long : 75.02º W
Area: 447.7 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 187.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4193
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 33 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 33 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Aracena (Capitan Aracena)    [331]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.18º S   Long : 71.30º W
Area: 1164.1 sq. km   Altitude: 1189 m
Shoreline: 457.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3926
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 9 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 9 km    Isolation Index: 7
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Benjamin     [321]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.67º S   Long : 74.16º W
Area: 618.2 sq. km   Altitude: 853 m
Shoreline: 215.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3492
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 4 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Byron     [280]
   Group: Archipelago: Guayeco, Archipielago
   Country: Chile
Lat: 47.85º S   Long : 75.17º W
Area: 197.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 134.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6807
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 30 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 30 km    Isolation Index: 12
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88



Caldcleugh     [276]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.38º S   Long : 74.32º W
Area: 189.4 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 118.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6246
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Campana     [332]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.35º S   Long : 75.30º W
Area: 1187.8 sq. km   Altitude: 1311 m
Shoreline: 589.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4960
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 40 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 40 km    Isolation Index: 14
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Carlos     [247]
   Group: Islas Grafton
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.08º S   Long : 73.32º W
Area: 123.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 85.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6939
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 70 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 70 km    Isolation Index: 18
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Chaffers     [274]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.25º S   Long : 74.00º W
Area: 185.8 sq. km   Altitude: 701 m
Shoreline: 122.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6582
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Chatham     [324]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.63º S   Long : 74.35º W
Area: 696.4 sq. km   Altitude: 1310 m
Shoreline: 355.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5098
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Chiloe     [338]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 42.60º S   Long : 73.85º W
Area: 8477.5 sq. km   Altitude: 829 m
Shoreline: 904.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.1067
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 7
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 25%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 1590 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
Last updated: 28/07/88

Clarence     [330]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.08º S   Long : 71.92º W
Area: 1110.5 sq. km   Altitude: 914 m
Shoreline: 444.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4005
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Clemente     [270]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.67º S   Long : 74.59º W
Area: 172.2 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 70.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4100
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88



Contreras     [322]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.85º S   Long : 74.90º W
Area: 625.5 sq. km   Altitude: 945 m
Shoreline: 325.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5196
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 55 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 55 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Covadonga     [1897]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.17º S   Long : 75.53º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 80 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 80 km    Isolation Index: 19
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 15/07/89

Cuptana     [300]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.65º S   Long : 73.70º W
Area: 319.6 sq. km   Altitude: 1825 m
Shoreline: 151.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4750
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 35 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 35 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Dawson     [333]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 53.97º S   Long : 70.58º W
Area: 1290.3 sq. km   Altitude: 975 m
Shoreline: 285.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2211
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Desolacion     [334]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 53.10º S   Long : 73.90º W
Area: 1351.6 sq. km   Altitude: 1128 m
Shoreline: 866.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6408
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Diego de Almagro (Cambridge)    [307]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.47º S   Long : 75.15º W
Area: 375.6 sq. km   Altitude: 1189 m
Shoreline: 235.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6262
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Diego Portales     [265]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.99º S   Long : 73.02º W
Area: 163.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 70.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4306
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Donas     [236]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.73º S   Long : 75.02º W
Area: 100.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 92.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.9215
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 45 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 45 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Dring     [278]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.25º S   Long : 74.27º W
Area: 191.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 113.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5948
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Duque de York     [316]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.63º S   Long : 75.28º W
Area: 522.0 sq. km   Altitude: 853 m
Shoreline: 320.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6146
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 40 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 40 km    Isolation Index: 14
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Easter (Rapa Nui,Pascua,Teapi,Tongariki,Vaihu)    [271]
   Group: Easter Island
   Country: Chile - Easter Island   Region: Oceania 20
Lat: 27.13º S   Long : 109.37º W
Area: 173.0 sq. km   Altitude: 511 m
Shoreline: 63.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3676
Depth to nearest land: 4000 m
Nearest island: 2011 km   group: 2011 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3568 km    Isolation Index: 149
ISLAND TYPE: high volcanic      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
GEOLOGY/SOILS:
Volcanic island with scattered cones, low coastal cliffs, 3 small beaches; no permanent streams; seawater temperature 19-24xC
CLIMATE: moderate even  subtropical  1250 mm throughout year
WATER BALANCE: little surface water
CATASTROPHIC THREATS: oil spill 1983 affected all coastline
   Threat Indicator: 1
ECOSYSTEMS:           Number of Ecosystems - Terrestrial: 3    Marine: 3
Grasslands with Stipa, Nasella, introduced Sporobolus indicus and Cynodon dactilon; bog in crater with outer swamp of Polygonium and Scirpus, Campylopus in centre; no true reefs but corals abundant in certain places, rocky coast with shallow algal turfs and algal pastures at depth (seawater temperatures average 20-24xC, extremes 15.6-30.6xC)
SPECIES NUMBERS: Total Endemic Threatened (EVRI)
Plants  45 5 1
Butterflies 0 0 0
Land snails 0 0 0
Rept/Amphib 2 0 0
Land birds 4 0 0
Mammals 0 0 0

SPECIES OF CONSERVATION INTEREST:
Plants: 150 species, 45 indigenous, 5 endemic Sophora toromiro only recorded tree, endemic, extinct in wild Campylopus turficola (moss) endemic, in crater bog 3 endemic grasses Reptiles/amphibians: 2 species Marine life: depauperate with high level of species endemism 12 species of corals, 3 common algae abundant Sargassum scottsbergi, endemic gastropods 15% endemic, bivalves 2.7% endemic 3 cowries Cypraea englerti, endemic, heavily collected Cypraea caputdraconis, endemic, heavily collected 155 fish species, 27.4% of inshore species endemic Birds: 4 land birds 13 species of seabirds, 3 breeding
SPECIES RICHNESS:   Species Richness Indicator - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 1
poor
ENDEMISM: Terrestrial:   Terrestrial Endemism Indicator - Island: 1  Group: 1
    5 plants
  Marine endemic species: 40   Marine Endemism Indicator - Island: 6  Group: 3
    high, 12-33%; molluscs 42%
SPECIAL FEATURES :   Special Features Indicator - Terrestrial: 2   Marine: 1
  3 species breeding?
  2 crater lakes; giant statues and archaeological sites; simple coral veneers
INVASIVE SPECIES:     Invasive Species Indicator: 3
  many introduced species

HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited, occupied since prehistoric times
  Population: 2300 (1988)   Density: 13.3 persons/sq. km
  Growth Rate: 1.7%/yr   Increasing slowly
  Major Human Activities: tourism, grazing,, fishing
HUMAN IMPACTS:
Deforested through overpopulation (10,000-15,000) in prehistoric times, population 1200 (1960) rising to 2300 (1988); grass fires; many introduced species.
  Habitat: one village   Urban Pop:Urban Indicator: 0
  Accessibility: airport
Conservation support: tenure, government support, legislation
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 4  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 68.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
Rapa-Nui National Park (6,800 ha)
DATA RELIABILITY: partial    Data Rel. Indicator: 2
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 3
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 7   Moderate
CI-Marine: 33   High
REFERENCES:
Osorio, Cecilia and Cantuarias, Victor. 1989. Vertical distribution of molluscs on the rocky intertidal of Easter Island. Pacific Science 43(4):302-315.
Last updated: 19/05/90

Emiliano Figuero     [266]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.90º S   Long : 73.57º W
Area: 164.8 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 137.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.8331
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Esmeralda     [314]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.95º S   Long : 75.42º W
Area: 515.2 sq. km   Altitude: 1250 m
Shoreline: 279.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5429
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Esperanza     [275]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.08º S   Long : 74.27º W
Area: 186.4 sq. km   Altitude: 1097 m
Shoreline: 99.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5317
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Evans     [269]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.30º S   Long : 74.02º W
Area: 170.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 68.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4008
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 20 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 20 km    Isolation Index: 11
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Farrel     [302]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.80º S   Long : 74.80º W
Area: 324.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 256.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.7882
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 1 km   group: 38 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 38 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Figueroa     [267]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.42º S   Long : 74.66º W
Area: 169.3 sq. km   Altitude: 945 m
Shoreline: 89.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5263
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 7 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 7 km    Isolation Index: 7
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Fitzroy     [260]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.84º S   Long : 74.00º W
Area: 155.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 92.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5938
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 23 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 23 km    Isolation Index: 11
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Gaitecas     [288]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 43.86º S   Long : 73.94º W
Area: 240.8 sq. km   Altitude: 369 m
Shoreline: 122.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5087
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 1 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Gonzalez     [1674]
Group: Archipelago: Islas de los Desventurados
Country: Chile - Islas Desventurados: Pacific
Lat: 26.45º SLong: 80. 7º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Gordon     [320]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.96º S   Long : 69.58º W
Area: 591.3 sq. km   Altitude: 1585 m
Shoreline: 228.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3861
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 4 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 140 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Guafo     [284]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 43.61º S   Long : 74.75º W
Area: 213.7 sq. km   Altitude: 241 m
Shoreline: 71.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3350
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 40 km   group: 120 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 120 km    Isolation Index: 28
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Guamblin (Socorro)    [241]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.87º S   Long : 75.06º W
Area: 111.9 sq. km   Altitude: 244 m
Shoreline: 49.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4433
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 25 km   group: 130 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 130 km    Isolation Index: 28
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88



Hanover     [326]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.90º S   Long : 74.65º W
Area: 811.9 sq. km   Altitude: 1158 m
Shoreline: 479.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5910
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 12 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 12 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Hoste     [1900]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.24º S   Long : 69.00º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 155 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 15/07/89



Isquiliac     [273]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.35º S   Long : 74.39º W
Area: 185.3 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 59.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3200
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 55 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 55 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Izaza     [251]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.51º S   Long : 74.25º W
Area: 130.2 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 60.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4639
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

James     [308]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.96º S   Long : 74.10º W
Area: 388.4 sq. km   Altitude: 1311 m
Shoreline: 113.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2922
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 40 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 40 km    Isolation Index: 14
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Javier     [249]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 47.08º S   Long : 74.38º W
Area: 127.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 49.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3874
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 7
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Johnson     [1895]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.42º S   Long : 74.42º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 72 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 27 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 15/07/89

Jorge     [240]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.82º S   Long : 74.05º W
Area: 111.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 52.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4707
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 45 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 45 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Jorge Montt     [318]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.33º S   Long : 74.77º W
Area: 536.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 293.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5478
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 25 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 25 km    Isolation Index: 11
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Juan Stuven     [298]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 47.93º S   Long : 74.88º W
Area: 308.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 131.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4252
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Lennox     [268]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.30º S   Long : 66.93º W
Area: 170.4 sq. km   Altitude: 488 m
Shoreline: 54.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3198
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 20 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 300 km    Isolation Index: 24
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Leucaye     [250]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.05º S   Long : 73.67º W
Area: 130.2 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 78.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6045
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 30 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 30 km    Isolation Index: 12
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Level     [291]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.47º S   Long : 74.38º W
Area: 257.4 sq. km   Altitude: 488 m
Shoreline: 96.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3753
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 90 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 90 km    Isolation Index: 21
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Londonderry     [323]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.00º S   Long : 70.58º W
Area: 643.1 sq. km   Altitude: 914 m
Shoreline: 402.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6251
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 7 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 112 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Luz     [286]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.50º S   Long : 73.95º W
Area: 232.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 150.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6449
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 20 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 20 km    Isolation Index: 10
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Madre de Dios     [328]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 50.22º S   Long : 75.12º W
Area: 1042.9 sq. km   Altitude: 731 m
Shoreline: 549.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5269
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Magdalena     [335]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.58º S   Long : 73.06º W
Area: 2024.6 sq. km   Altitude: 1676 m
Shoreline: 435.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2151
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 4 km   group: 4 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 4 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Maldonado     [253]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.02º S   Long : 74.60º W
Area: 133.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 71.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5386
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Manual Rodriguez     [313]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.58º S   Long : 73.85º W
Area: 465.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 207.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4458
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 4 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 4 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Melchor     [327]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.13º S   Long : 73.92º W
Area: 863.5 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 241.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2801
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 13 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 13 km    Isolation Index: 9
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Merino Jarpa     [310]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 47.95º S   Long : 74.08º W
Area: 430.4 sq. km   Altitude: 1067 m
Shoreline: 191.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4440
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Mornington     [317]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.73º S   Long : 75.38º W
Area: 528.8 sq. km   Altitude: 762 m
Shoreline: 213.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4037
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Nalcayec     [292]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 46.10º S   Long : 73.80º W
Area: 261.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 93.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3573
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Navarino     [1901]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.10º S   Long : 67.65º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 6 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 220 km    Isolation Index: 19
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited, Puerto Williams
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 25%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 1590 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
Last updated: 15/07/89

North Rennell     [297]
   Group: Rennell Islands
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.83º S   Long : 74.29º W
Area: 303.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 164.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5439
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 30 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 30 km    Isolation Index: 12
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Nueva     [245]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.26º S   Long : 66.57º W
Area: 120.0 sq. km   Altitude: 335 m
Shoreline: 53.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4450
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 10 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 300 km    Isolation Index: 24
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

O'Brien     [255]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.86º S   Long : 70.54º W
Area: 136.3 sq. km   Altitude: 701 m
Shoreline: 68.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5040
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 105 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Ofhidro     [252]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.43º S   Long : 74.13º W
Area: 131.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 56.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4286
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Orella     [282]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.90º S   Long : 75.17º W
Area: 206.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 119.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5782
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 50 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 16
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Pacheco     [262]
   Group: Archipelago: Reina Adelaida, Archipielago de la
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.26º S   Long : 74.72º W
Area: 156.8 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 91.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5861
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Patricio Lynch     [319]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.57º S   Long : 75.47º W
Area: 560.8 sq. km   Altitude: 853 m
Shoreline: 255.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4549
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Pedro Montt     [293]
   Group: Archipelago: Reina Adelaida, Archipielago de la
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.28º S   Long : 73.93º W
Area: 265.3 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 121.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4587
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 9 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 9 km    Isolation Index: 8
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Piazzi     [299]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.69º S   Long : 74.08º W
Area: 308.5 sq. km   Altitude: 700 m
Shoreline: 166.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5391
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 7 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 7 km    Isolation Index: 7
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Picton     [237]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.06º S   Long : 66.92º W
Area: 105.4 sq. km   Altitude: 244 m
Shoreline: 51.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4839
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 300 km    Isolation Index: 22
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Prat     [325]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.30º S   Long : 75.00º W
Area: 760.8 sq. km   Altitude: 1341 m
Shoreline: 362.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4770
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 18 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 18 km    Isolation Index: 10
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88



Quinchao     [254]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 42.46º S   Long : 73.55º W
Area: 134.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 85.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6382
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 45 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 45 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited, town of Achao
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 25%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 1590 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
Last updated: 20/07/88

Ramirez     [264]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.80º S   Long : 75.00º W
Area: 163.2 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 80.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4945
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 70 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 70 km    Isolation Index: 18
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Refugio     [258]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 43.97º S   Long : 73.18º W
Area: 139.0 sq. km   Altitude: 780 m
Shoreline: 52.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3806
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88



Riesco     [1899]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.95º S   Long : 72.40º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: 1665 m
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 15/07/89

Rivero     [312]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.62º S   Long : 74.34º W
Area: 451.5 sq. km   Altitude: 914 m
Shoreline: 123.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2740
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Robinson Crusoe (Mas a Tierra)    [1125]
   Group: Archipelago: Juan Fernandez Islands
   Country: Chile - Juan Fernandez
Lat: 33.63º S   Long : 78.87º W
Area: 93.0 sq. km   Altitude: 914 m
Shoreline: 62.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6677
Depth to nearest land: 4000 m
Nearest island: 160 km   group: 450 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 450 km    Isolation Index: 55
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           

HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 7  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 93.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 21/10/90

Rojas     [246]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.38º S   Long : 74.32º W
Area: 120.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 59.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4913
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 60 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Rowlett     [257]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.78º S   Long : 74.42º W
Area: 137.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 63.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4654
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 70 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 70 km    Isolation Index: 19
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Sala y Gomez     [272]
   Group: Easter Island
   Country: Chile - Easter Island   Region: Oceania 20
Lat: 26.47º S   Long : 105.47º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: 29 m
Depth to nearest land: 4000 m
Nearest island: 402 km   group: 2000 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2500 km    Isolation Index: 115
ISLAND TYPE: Volcanic      Natural Protection Indicator: 5
CLIMATE:   subtropical 
ECOSYSTEMS:           
Bare rock, rocky shores
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, none
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
Conservation support: tenure
DATA RELIABILITY: none    Data Rel. Indicator: 0
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 5   Low
CI-Marine: 6   Moderate
Last updated: 07/05/89

Salas     [238]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.87º S   Long : 74.25º W
Area: 107.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 76.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.7159
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

San Ambrosio     [1673]
Group: Archipelago: Islas de los Desventurados
Country: Chile - Islas Desventurados: Pacific
Lat: 26.47º SLong: 79.88º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

San Felix     [1672] - including Rocal Catedral
Group: Archipelago: Islas de los Desventurados
Country: Chile - Islas Desventurados: Pacific
Lat: 26.38º SLong: 80.08º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Santa Inez (Sta Inez)    [336]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 53.75º S   Long : 72.85º W
Area: 3687.9 sq. km   Altitude: 1371 m
Shoreline: 1098.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2978
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 6 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 6 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Saumarez     [279]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.52º S   Long : 74.36º W
Area: 191.8 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 68.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3545
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 3 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 3 km    Isolation Index: 5
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Serrano     [329]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 48.43º S   Long : 74.74º W
Area: 1062.8 sq. km   Altitude: 1585 m
Shoreline: 339.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3198
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 6 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 6 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Simpson     [295]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.90º S   Long : 73.80º W
Area: 294.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 142.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4837
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 5 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 5 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

South Rennell     [304]
   Group: Rennell Islands
   Country: Chile
Lat: 52.10º S   Long : 73.90º W
Area: 339.7 sq. km   Altitude: 1220 m
Shoreline: 146.9 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4324
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Stewart     [289]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.89º S   Long : 71.20º W
Area: 242.1 sq. km   Altitude: 884 m
Shoreline: 198.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.8211
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 95 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Stokes     [244]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.67º S   Long : 74.69º W
Area: 118.1 sq. km   Altitude: 853 m
Shoreline: 55.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4674
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 85 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 85 km    Isolation Index: 20
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Stosch     [306]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.11º S   Long : 75.43º W
Area: 357.3 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 219.1 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6132
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 65 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 65 km    Isolation Index: 18
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Tahuenahuec     [256]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.50º S   Long : 74.03º W
Area: 136.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 129.7 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.9474
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 60 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 17
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Tenquehuen     [1896]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.72º S   Long : 74.78º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 13 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 13 km    Isolation Index: 9
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 15/07/89

Teresa     [263]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.86º S   Long : 73.83º W
Area: 158.6 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 89.8 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5662
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 33 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 33 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Tierra del Fuego     [339]
   Group: Archipelago: Tierra del Fuego
   Country: Chile/Argentina
Lat: 54.10º S   Long : 68.80º W
Area: 47401.1 sq. km   Altitude: 2497 m
  Island too large for adequate coverage in this directory
Shoreline: 4134.7 km (scale 1:1224000)   Coastal Index: 0.0872
Depth to nearest land: <50 m
Nearest island: 4 km   group: 4 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 4 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      Natural Protection Indicator: 0
CLIMATE:   subpolar 
CATASTROPHIC THREATS: oil spills
   Threat Indicator: 1
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Inhabited
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
  Accessibility: port, airport
  Percent population in agr/mining/fishing: 25%   Human Threat Indicator: 1
  Gross Domestic Product: $ 1590 per capita    Economic Pressure Indicator: 1
PROTECTED AREAS:    Protected Area Coverage Indicators - Terrestrial: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
HUMAN IMPACT INDEX     HI: 2
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 1   Low
CI-Marine: 1   Low
Last updated: 28/07/88

Traiguen     [315]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.59º S   Long : 73.67º W
Area: 520.2 sq. km   Altitude: 701 m
Shoreline: 185.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3556
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 4 km   group: 4 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 4 km    Isolation Index: 6
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Transito     [242]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 44.80º S   Long : 73.66º W
Area: 113.3 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 45.4 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4007
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 35 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 35 km    Isolation Index: 13
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88



Vancouver     [248]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.37º S   Long : 74.22º W
Area: 124.9 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 67.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.5364
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 5 km   group: 10 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 10 km    Isolation Index: 9
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Victoria     [305]
   Group: Archipelago: Chonos, Archipielago de los Chonos
   Country: Chile
Lat: 45.29º S   Long : 73.97º W
Area: 354.1 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Shoreline: 110.3 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.3115
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 3 km   group: 17 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 17 km    Isolation Index: 10
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Vidal     [294]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 51.95º S   Long : 74.73º W
Area: 274.3 sq. km   Altitude: 1098 m
Shoreline: 188.2 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6861
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 45 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 45 km    Isolation Index: 15
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Wellington     [337]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 49.50º S   Long : 74.70º W
Area: 5555.7 sq. km   Altitude: 1463 m
Shoreline: 1596.8 km (scale 1:2500000)   Coastal Index: 0.2874
Depth to nearest land: <100 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 2 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 2 km    Isolation Index: 4
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

Wickham     [239]
   Group:
   Country: Chile
Lat: 54.09º S   Long : 70.40º W
Area: 110.9 sq. km   Altitude: 792 m
Shoreline: 48.5 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.4373
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 11 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 12
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 20/07/88

Wollaston     [285]
   Group: Islas Wollaston
   Country: Chile
Lat: 55.68º S   Long : 67.36º W
Area: 221.9 sq. km   Altitude: 701 m
Shoreline: 139.0 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.6264
Depth to nearest land: <200 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 2 km   group: 30 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 300 km    Isolation Index: 24
ISLAND TYPE: continental      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: 28/07/88

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