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Babeldaob

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Babelthuap,

volcanic island, 143 sq mi (370 sq km), largest island of Palau, in the W Caroline Islands, W Pacific. In 2006, Palau's capital was moved from the island of Oreor (Koror) to MelekeokMelekeok,
town (est. pop. 261), the capital of the Pacific island nation of Palau, located on the E coast of Babeldaob, Palau's largest island. Melekeok is the site of a modern complex of government buildings, completed in 2006. The capital was moved there from Oreor in 2006.
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 on the east coast of Babeldaob. Babeldaob, which has roughly 70% of the country's land area and is largely covered by forest, also has two freshwater lakes and Palau's highest peak, Mt. Ngerchelchuus (794 ft/242 m).
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Description : The main purpose of this project is to conserve and promote the sustainable use of medicinal plants unique to the village of Oikull on the southeast border of Airai State in Babeldaob.
Irrai and Airai County are situated on the island of Babeldaob, north of the Ngermechiiuch Channel.
The basic package features seven days and seven nights of luxury accommodations; seven breakfasts, six lunches and six dinners, including Welcome Dinner, Taj, Beach BBQ, KramerOs and Graduation OSurvivor DayO; transfers; transport for all excursions; Rock Island Tour/Jellyfish Lake; full-day guided Kayak Tour; Babeldaob Island Tour; Ngardmau Waterfall Hike; City Tour; and visit to Palau International Coral Reef Center.
Additionally, Mark Vereen, a resident of Ngermetengel, on the west side of Babeldaob Island, Palau, observed a White-breasted Waterhen in his yard daily from 30 October to 3 November 2009.
For example, under 'shaped hills' there are summaries of the theatre of Epidaurus, Babeldaob on the island of Palau in Oceania, the Villa d'Este gardens in Tivoli, the 1928 Duke University stadium in North Carolina, an unrealised project for a World War II memorial on Corregidor island in Manila Bay, and the 1975 Concord Pavilion designed by Frank Gehry in California.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Republic of Palau, which consist of 586 islands, has just completed a 53-mile-long paved road on Babeldaob, the largest island in Palau.
One of the Honolulu District's largest projects is a 53-mile, two-lane road-construction project on the Pacific island of Palau, where 80 percent of the population lives in the southern part of Babeldaob Island, the largest of Palau's more than 300 islands.
Yamaguchi will travel to Palau on Thursday to attend the completion ceremony Friday of a Japanese-funded bridge, built to reconnect the main islands of Koror and Babeldaob after the original one collapsed in 1996, the ministry said.
In Palau, Seacology recently provided demarcation buoys and funding for training local rangers at a newly established marine reserve off the island of Babeldaob.
WHERE: Palau International Airport (new terminal), Babeldaob Island, the largest island in Palau.
Comparative radiocarbon dating of lignite, pottery and charcoal samples from Babeldaob Island, Republic of Palau.
Recent discoveries from Yap (Intoh 1997:28; Dodson & Intoh 1999) and extensive archaeological data recovered as part of the Compact Road project on the large volcanic island of Babeldaob in Palau have pushed the date of settlement of these islands back to 3300-3400 BE but the evidence is admittedly sparse (Liston et al 1998a, 1998c; Wickler et al.