News Search results: Barrier islands
This was creating a further barrier to reducing the Bahamas’ ... losses, and the challenge to provide services to several islands without the
The Tribune · 37 hours ago
31 miles) from the pristine Whitsunday Islands. Unesco's World Heritage Committee is to decide in June whether to list the Great Barrier Reef...
Times of India · Dec. 11, 2013 Explore story »
... close to 80 islands. In Africa alone, at least 300 remote islands ... This is a barrier for local economic development, for improving living
Electric Energy Online · Dec. 10, 2013
Conservationists are calling on the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park ... But tourism operators in the nearby Whitsunday Islands aren't happy.
ABC Online · Dec. 10, 2013 Explore story »
The idea of housing foreign workers in offshore islands seems to be ... uncles at coffee shops trying to break the language barrier with fellow
Yahoo! Singapore · Dec. 11, 2013
With rising sea levels, Foster said, the county has to be ready to make more improvements to the roads heading out to the barrier islands.
Press of Atlantic City · Dec. 09, 2013
... me some of the most amazing places on this earth - including the Galapagos Islands, the Amazon jungle and the Great Barrier Reef - but it has...
ABC Online · Dec. 09, 2013
14) The Southern Outer Banks are one of the only remaining natural barrier island systems in the world. The islands are strung together with 85...
Examiner.com · Dec. 09, 2013