where one-third of tuna brought in the United States comes from
bans weapon testing in Antarctica
low-lying, ring shaped island that surrounds a lagoon
most widely practiced religion throughout Micronesia is this
mineral resource of Antarctica
coconut oil, margarine and soap is made from this
low islands of Micronesia formed by this
deep cracks in the ice cap
Describe the ethnic backgrounds of the people of the Fiji island. What is the source of conflict between them?
The Fiji ethnic backgrounds is Indian descent from British India and pacific descent. The conflict between the ethnic backgrounds is the Ethnic Indians control much of the economy and the pacific descent Fijians own most of the land.
Federated State of Micronesia
island group country in Micronesia
People of Indian descent make up about half the population of this island nation
Country that rules some of the islands of Polynesia
icecap covering Antarctica contains 70% of this
island in Micronesia that is a territory of the United States
Pacific island formed by volcanic activity
How did Europeans use the Polynesian islands in the 1800's?
They used it for military bases, and airfields for refueling stops for long Pacific voyages.
layer of ice above the water in Antarctica
large chunks of ice that break off the ice shelf an float freely in the icy waters
tiny shrimp-like creatures
where the center of an atoll is