Above sea level, the highest point of the island is measured at 235m, it is between 5km and 25km in width, and is 122km in length. The majority of the eastern section of the island is a flat, continuous sandy beach (Stewart, Hobson, 2006). With over 230 bird species inhabiting Fraser Island, its community of birds is recognised as being one of the biggest and most diverse in Australia (Mühlhäusler, Peace, 2001). Terns, gulls, pelicans, pied oyster catchers, and crows, as well as birds of prey species including peregrine falcons, brahminy kites and white-breasted sea eagles are among the wide variety of birds that are found along Fraser Island beaches (Mühlhäusler, Peace,
Our immigration officers admit immigrants based on family class, refugees and independent immigrants. Canada agrees that a controlled increase in arrivals is required if Canada's current population size is to be maintained. If there is an influx of immigrants entering our country, Canada would lose more of its habitable and arable land and population size will definitely increase drastically. If an epidemic breaks out in Canada, there may be insufficient medical personnel deployed to treat the sick. Also, unfavourable conditions like poverty, environmental degradation and climate change would start to occur more frequently.
Woolf et. al and Grimshaw et. al suggests that utmost benefit that could be attained by clinical guidelines is to improve health outcomes. (Woolf, Grol, Hutchinson, Eccles, & Grimshaw, 1999). Clinical guidelines that provides correct information about the proven benefits of intervention and discourage the harmful or ineffective ones can be instrumental in reducing morbidity and mortality and improve the quality of life.
In conclusion, there are benefits and drawbacks to desalination. Despite the benefits, they are outweighed by the disadvantages due to the socio-economic and environmental aspects. Although proponents argue that desalination could solve the water crisis, critics claim that there are many alternative strategies that are more effective. In light of this, it is recommended that governments should shift to water recycling and rain water tanks to generate fresh water. Failure to implement this may lead to detrimental economic consequences for the
Hanga Roa is the islands largest village, with a population of 3,300. In 1995, UNESCO named Easter Island a world heritage site, and it is now home to a mixed culture consisting of Polynesian descendants of the Short-Ears and Long-Ears tribes. The two main languages spoken are Spanish and Rapa
Spirited culture independent of its european motherland. Tourism in quebec city is a major industry as well, as the area has been recognized by major international organization for both its history and natural beauty. Today quebec welcomes approximately 50,000 immigrants each year.There 's two official language in quebec french and english. Quebec is a bilingual state. Canada is the most northerly country of the americas and the second largest country in the world.
Honduras is a small Central American country who’s known for their large banana production. Honduras, a Central American country, which has amazing geography, great year-round climate, as well as a decent government, interesting culture, also lots of interesting facts. Honduras has an interesting geography including some cool land and water features. The highest mountain range in Honduras is called Cerro Las Minos which is also called Pico Cela que, it’s 9,350 feet above sea level. Honduras’ largest
The Byzantine Empire was one of the most long lasting empires, lasting almost as long as its parent civilization, the Roman Empire. The Byzantine Empire is very similar to its parent civilization, but ultimately fails in its main goal throughout its history: To restore the Roman Empire. The elements of the Byzantine Empire that are the will discussed are the terrain, the climate, and lastly, the culture. All these things are the foundation of any civilization, and are key to understanding its history and accomplishments. The Byzantine Empire covered a vast expanse of land, starting in the northwest coast of Africa at 38.996 degrees west, and extends to the edge of the middle east at 7.092 degrees east.
The islands show that most of volcano in origin with a significant number of the smaller islands that build up of coral deposits. Fiji is consisting of some of the largest mountains in the island countries in the south pacific with the highest mount Tomonivi in the center of viti levu at 1324 meters. The largest island of Fiji are Viti levu, vanua levu, Tareuvi and kadavi that has a number of mountains with fertile files and rolling hills. Land mass in Fiji is consist of small volcanic and coral islands. It features the mountains land is about 12,400 sq km, hills 2,700 sq km and flat land is 2,800 sq km.
The most experienced travellers who have crisscrossed every corner of the Adriatic coast will tell you that the isle of Krk is one of the most beautiful places in the world. Many people consider it to be the real Pearl of the Adriatic, and there is more than one reason for such an opinion! Krk is, in fact, the biggest island in the Adriatic Sea, located in its northern part near the Croatian city of Rijeka. It has an outstanding location since it is settled in the middle of Kvarner Bay, surrounded by the Dalmatian mainland on one side, and beautiful islands of Cres and Rab on the other side. There are more than dozens of islets, rocks and reefs around it, thus creating a real picturesque landscape worthy of paradise.
Hawaii is made up entirely of islands and is located in the mid-Pacific Ocean. The closest of its islands to the U.S. mainland is about 2,091 miles southwest of San Francisco. Hawaii is the youngest of the 50 states; it joined the union in 1959. The state of Hawaii has a mixed population of Japanese, Filipino, Polynesian, and Chinese. The people are proud that their state is a community with many different backgrounds.
Drinking water will be improved if there is a chart for how much the water can be purified with the amount of chemicals and how much to be added to make it healthier for human consumption 's. When you take steps to be proactive about maintenance it could help with the pollution making its way into the water
The island has been a territory ever since. The people of Puerto Rico are natural born US citizens and are governed by a constitution. It is the most populated of all US territories. Its form of currency is the US dollar and has a population of 3.548 million. Reasons Puerto Rico might not become a state is because 41% of its people live in poverty.
When you think about America as a whole what comes to mind? For me, America represents equality, freedom and most importantly a vast amount of diversity. America thrives on diversity; the different cultures, religions and races are what makes America exactly what it is—‘the melting pot’. Many people from all over the world dream of coming to ‘the land of the free and the home of the brave.’ Its very existence is what people desire to be a part of. “Often referred to as ‘A Nation of Immigrants’ (Kennedy, 1959) the Unites States is far more ethnically diverse than most other nations.” (Bello, 2009) Diversity has shaped and formed America and the people who reside within it.