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Islands of Venezuela

Aves (Bird)    [1535]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 15.70º NLong: 63.64º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Blanquilla (La Blanquilla)    [1528]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 11.83º NLong: 64.61º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Coche     [1532]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 10.76º N   Long : 63.96º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 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:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

Cubagua     [1533]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 10.75º N   Long : 64.23º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 10 km   group: 15 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 15 km    Isolation Index: 11
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

La Sola     [1530]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 11.31º N   Long : 63.63º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 20 km   group: 30 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 70 km    Isolation Index: 18
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

La Tortuga     [1085]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 10.90º NLong: 65.30º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 163.4 sq. km   Altitude: 49 m   Shoreline: 64.6 km (scale 1:1000000)
ISLAND TYPE:

Las Aves     [1524]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 11.95º NLong: 67.66º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Los Frailes     [1531]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 11.19º N   Long : 63.76º 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: 6 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 50 km    Isolation Index: 12
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

Los Hermanes     [1529]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 11.80º NLong: 64.43º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Los Monjes     [1525]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 12.48º NLong: 70.93º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

Los Roques     [1526]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 11.80º N   Long : 66.72º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: 1000 m
Nearest island: 35 km   group: 35 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 120 km    Isolation Index: 23
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: 0  Marine: 0
  Number: 1   Area: Terrestrial: 0.0 sq. km    Marine: 0 sq. km
DATA RELIABILITY:    Data Rel. Indicator: 1
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

Los Testigos     [1534]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 11.38º N   Long : 63.09º W
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
Depth to nearest land: < 50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 70 km   group: 70 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 70 km    Isolation Index: 25
ISLAND TYPE:      Natural Protection Indicator: 2
ECOSYSTEMS:           
HUMAN OCCUPATION: Uninhabited, ?
  Population: 0    Density: 0.0 persons/sq. km
CONSERVATION IMPORTANCE INDEX   CI-Terrestrial: 2   Low
CI-Marine: 2   Low
Last updated: 19/01/89

Margarita     [1086]
   Group:
   Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands   Region: Caribbean Sea
Lat: 10.95º N   Long : 64.15º W
Area: 956.8 sq. km   Altitude: 900 m
Shoreline: 218.6 km (scale 1:1000000)   Coastal Index: 0.2285
Depth to nearest land: <50 m   Island only isolated since last ice age
Nearest island: 25 km   group: 25 km
Nearest continent: South America    Distance: 25 km    Isolation Index: 15
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: 21/08/88

Orchila (La Orchila)    [1527]
Group:
Country: Venezuela - Venezuelan Islands: Atlantic
Lat: 11.76º NLong: 66.18º W Region: Caribbean Sea
Area: 0.0 sq. km   Altitude: ? m
ISLAND TYPE:

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