For more information about the project or additional project publications, visit the Research Project Page. This project began in January and was completed in January We conducted benthic habitat mapping of shallow-water coral reef areas off Puerto Rico and the U.
PDF files and external links will open in a new window. Click the image to view a full size JPG 1. This is a regional map of the Virgin Islandsshowing the national park locations on the various Virgin Islands.
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The Virgin Islands, an organized, unincorporated territory of the United States were originally settled by the Ciboney, Carib, and Arawaks peoples. First named by Christopher Columbus in for Saint Ursula and her virgin followers, these islands are renown for white sand beaches, crystal-blue waters and idyllic sailing venues. Up to and including the 17th century, these islands were captured and controlled by many European powers, including FranceDenmarkthe NetherlandsSpain and the United Kingdom.
Thomas — The Google Maps team has done a few incredible things in the Virgin Islands in the past weeks. Google has quietly added real time traffic data in the U. The app began promoting Android and iPhone users with features aimed at skipping traffic jams, including getting more accurate travel times and surprise delays about two weeks ago.
United States Virgin Islandsalso called U. Virgin Islandsorganized unincorporated island territory of the United Statessituated at the eastern end of the Greater Antillesabout 40 miles 64 km east of Puerto Ricoin the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The territory is geographically part of the Virgin Islands group, which also contains its near neighbour, the British Virgin Islands.
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