Easter Island is a Chilean island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the
southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle.
Jan 6, 2015 ... A group of leading U.S scientists says the legend about Easter Island's collapse
is 'misleading' and that the population was actually decimated ...
Feb 17, 2016 ... These moai on Easter Island were so imposing that Europeans ... and they were
surprised to discover that the island's population was only ...
Chile annexed Easter Island in 1888, but until 1953 it allowed a Scottish ... The
population is now around 5,000, nearly double what it was 20 years ago, and ...
Apr 20, 2004 ... To see just how clearly a growing human population relies on and impacts its
natural environment, one need look no further than Easter Island, ...
Jan 10, 2015 ... What really happened to the native Polynesians who once lived on Easter Island
? Some researchers have argued that the.
Apr 18, 2014 ... The BBC's Gideon Long reports from Easter Island on the array of ... It has a
population of about 6,000 and yet receives 80,000 tourists a year, ...
Mar 31, 2007 ... However they got to Easter Island, the rodents found an unlimited food ... Under
these conditions, he says, "Rats would reach a population of a ...
Just under 3,000 people live on Rapa Nui today, most of them Polynesians. Like
many of the other Pacific islands during the 18th through early 20th centuries, ...
At its peak the population was only about 7,000. Yet despite its superficial
insignificance, the history of Easter Island is a grim warning to the world. The