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Water resources of Ponape, Caroline Islands

Van der Brug, Otto.

Water resources of Ponape, Caroline Islands

by Van der Brug, Otto.

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey, Copies from Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch, U.S. Geological Survey in Honolulu, Hawaii, Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Micronesia (Federated States),
  • Pohnpei.
    • Subjects:
    • Hydrology -- Micronesia (Federated States) -- Pohnpei.,
    • Water-supply -- Micronesia (Federated States) -- Pohnpei.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Otto van der Brug ; prepared in cooperation with the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands and the State of Ponape, Federated States of Micronesia.
      SeriesWater-resources investigations report ;, 83-4139
      ContributionsPacific Islands (Trust Territory), Pohnpei (Micronesia)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB701 .W375 no. 83-4139, GB833.M53 .W375 no. 83-4139
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3000603M
      LC Control Number84603139

      13 Nov - The old name Caroline Islands includes the modern Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau. The seagoing canoes Wa, especially of Puluwat, Truk and Yap were noted for speed, seaworthiness and the frequency and enthusiasm with which they were vayaged in more recent times. Mau Piailug, the most famous recent navigator, was from Satawal Island, near Yap pins. Exploring Water Resources: GIS Investigations for the Earth Sciences (with CD-ROM) [Hall, Michelle K., Schaller, Christian J., Walker, C. Scott, Kendall, Larry P.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Exploring Water Resources: GIS Investigations for the Earth Sciences (with CD-ROM)5/5(1).

      This was the first book-length archaeological study of Micronesia, a collection of island groups in the Western Pacific Ocean. Drawing on a wide range of archaeological, anthropological and historical sources, the author explores the various ways that the societies of these islands have been interpreted since European navigators first arrived there in the sixteenth by: Belleau Wood covered strikes launched by other carriers with her usual CAP and ASP flights. The next day, her task group turned toward Ponape in the Caroline Islands, and she launched fighter sweeps in conjunction with a bombardment of the island by American battleships on 1 May.

      During this duty she rescued a pilot in the lagoon at Eniwetok and four crewmen off Ponape, Caroline Islands. In July Downes began convoy duty from Eniwetok to Saipan in support of the Marianas operation, then patrolled off Tinian during its invasion. She gave fire support during the mopping up operations off Marpi Point, Tinian, and bombarded. The percentage prevalences of dye test antibodies for Toxoplasma gondii (titre of > 1 in 16) in serum samples from persons of all ages living on various Pacific islands and in Taiwan were: Ontong Java, Solomon Islands, 89; Malaita, Solomon Islands, 80; New Caledonia, 84; Tanna and Vate, New Hebrides, 67; Ifalik, Caroline Islands, 56; Namoluk, Caroline Islands, 77; Ponape, Caroline Islands, 87; Cited by:


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Water resources of Ponape, Caroline Islands by Van der Brug, Otto. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ponape is the third largest island in the western Pacific, with a Caroline Islands book area of square miles. The island is volcanic, nearly circular in shape, and covered with lush tropical vegetation. The mountainous interior has the highest peaks in the western Pacific. Annual rainfall at Kolonia and other coastal areas is inches.

Inland at higher elevations, the rainfall is considerably higher. WATER RESOURCES OF PONAPE, CAROLINE Water resources of Ponape By Otto van der Brug U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Water-Resources Investigations Report ^ Prepared in cooperation with the TRUST TERRITORY OF THE PACIFIC ISLANDS and the STATE OF PONAPE, FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA Honolulu, Hawai i March Cited by: 2.

Kosrae is a high volcanic island about 42 square miles in area and the easternmost of the Caroline Islands. Mount Finkol (Mt. Crozer), at 2, feet, is the highest point on the island. Mountainous ridges descend sharply to narrow coastal strips which support a population of 5, people.

Many streams, some quite large relative to the size of the island, drain radially from the interior. And there are fascinating remnants from World War II scattered throughout the islands - giant rusted Japanese tanks still sit on some of the beaches, canons still point out to sea from the mountains above the water.

There are no health problems, people are friendly, English is spoken. And this applies throughout the Eastern Caroline : $ Ponape Island is located in the East Caroline Islands.

It is nautical miles southwest of Eniwetok Atoll and is roughly 12 miles by 14 miles in size. Ponape is surrounded by a coral barrier reef that contains 25 inlets and serves to protect the island, allowing for mangrove swamps on the shore line.

Situated in the Caroline Islands a.k.a. Ponape, Nan Matol, Ascension Island. Nan Madol is one of the most remarkable ruins in the world, covering at least 11 square miles.

The above-water ruins cover several acres and are built from basalt blocks weighing as much as 50 tons, with walls which rise to. Lying in the western Pacific Ocean, the Caroline Islands comprise an archipelago made up mainly of atolls; Kusaie and Ponape islands are the largest of the volcanic islands.

The most important island groups are Palau, Truk, and Yap. There are 37 atolls and islands embracing a total land area of km 2 ( sq mi).

Caroline Islands. From the Catholic Encyclopedia. A group of about small coral islands, east of the Philippines, in the Pacific Ocean.

The distance from Manila to Yap, one of the larger islands of the group, is miles. The Caroline Islands were discovered in the sixteenth century by the Spaniards and were so named in honour of Charles V.

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The book is sold subject to the condition that it shall not, by way of trade limestone islands have little surface water resources and largely depend Water in the Pacific Islands: Case Author: Eberhard Weber.

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North coast of Ponape Island, Ponape Harbor to Tauak Passage, Senyavin Islands, Caroline Islands, North Pacific Ocean [cartographic material]: from German surveys to /. Research took place at opposite ends of the Pacific states’ water environment — the drought-prone Marshall Islands and the flood-prone Solomon Islands.

Both were chosen due to their vastly different water resource conditions. “We wanted to tackle the extremes and develop solutions that can be applied to different situations,” says Hadwen. Looking for Ponape Island. Find out information about Ponape Island.

state and island, sq mi, W Pacific, in the E Caroline Islands Caroline Islands, archipelago, c sq mi, W Pacific, just north of the equator. Explanation of Ponape Island. that the standard of health in the Cook Islands is high. The infant mortality rate was per live births in However the water supplies in Rarotonga and the outer islands are neither properly filtered nor treated and are at risk of water borne diseases.

The main water related diseases are diarrhoea ( cases in ) and dengue fever. An Introduction to Temwen Island. The large volcanic island of Temwen (pronounced ĕn) is linked to Pohnpei’s southeast coast by a short causeway and is most famous for the awe-inspiring ruins of Nan Madol (nän mä.tōl) — a prehistoric megalithic complex on par with Machu Picchu, Angkor Wat, and the moai of Easter Island.

Temwen, which has been inhabited for close to 2, years. Micronesia ((UK: / ˌ m aɪ k r ə ˈ n iː z i ə /, US: /-ˈ n iː ʒ ə /); from Greek: μικρός mikrós "small" and Greek: νῆσος nêsos "island") is a subregion of Oceania, composed of thousands of small islands in the western Pacific has a close shared cultural history with two other island regions: Polynesia to the east and Island Melanesia to the south; as well as.

Title Sources; First five year development plan, General purpose financial statements and additional information: Laws, etc. (Code of the state of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia).- Explore flarobin's board "Pohnpei", followed by people on Pinterest.

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