Easter Island is a Chilean island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the
southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. Easter Island is famous for its
Economy - Easter Island Oceania. ... Prior to 1862, Easter Islanders subsisted
mainly on cultivated crops, with sweet potatoes being the most important. Taro ...
Easter Island has moved from a Polynesian economy, based on ... Chile
threatens to alter the Polynesian identity of the island.
It was annexed by Chile in the late 19th century and now maintains an economy
based largely on tourism. Easter Island's most dramatic claim to fame is an array
Feb 7, 2012 ... Easter Island, Spanish Isla de Pascua, also called Rapa Nui .... and coastal
fishing, the island has shifted to a cash economy based on tourism.
Easter Island is a unique jewel of mystery in the vast Pacific Ocean. ... Rapa Nui
is seen as an exclusive place to live, and the economic situation is considerably ...
Apr 18, 2014 ... The BBC's Gideon Long reports from Easter Island on the array of problems
facing the remote Chilean outpost.
Sep 19, 2012 ... Rapa Nui (Easter Island, Chile), though previously shrouded in ... can sustainably
manage environmental, cultural, and economic resources.
The history of the demise of Easter Island society is a grim warning to the world.
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