Mayaguana


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Mayaguana:

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, officially Commonwealth of the Bahamas, independent nation (2005 est. pop. 301,800), 4,403 sq mi (11,404 sq km), in the Atlantic Ocean, consisting of some 700 islands and islets and about 2,400 cays, beginning c.50 mi (80 km) off SE Florida and extending c.
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Blue Marlin: Treasure Cay, Marsh Harbour, Cat Island, Harbor Island, Chub Cay, Bimini Far Out There: Great Inagua, Mayaguana, Crooked island
These include the islands of Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Samana Cay.
In the Bahamas, emergency evacuations have been ordered for six southern islands -- Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Ragged Island.
They ordered the evacuation of Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Ragged Island, (http://www.
The butterflies (Insecta: Lepidoptera) of Crooked, Acklins and Mayaguana Islands, Bahamas, with a discussion of the biogeographical affinities of the Southern Bahamas and description of a new subspecies by HK Clench.
In a statement Saturday, officials said an airplane and helicopter crews had searched an area covering 931 square nautical miles northeast of Mayaguana, Bahamas.
Specifically, the expedition collected 739 numbers on Cat Island, Exuma Cays, Watling Island, Jumentos Cays, Castle Island, Mayaguana Island, and Caicos Islands.
This is exactly what Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater crewmembers did when their MH-60T Jayhawk, CG6021, was forced to perform a precautionary landing on the southern shore of Mayaguana Island, Bahamas, just three feet from the water's edge.
In a related development, the Bahamas CAD has awarded ARC a contract to supply solar lighting solutions to five Family Islands airports: Stella Maris, Rum Cay, Ragged Island, Mayaguana and Fresh Creek.
The agency said at least 40 homes were badly damaged on the island of Mayaguana.
Someone's roof is in my front yard," Harvey Roberts, an assistant administrator on the sparsely populated southeast Bahamas island of Mayaguana, told reporters on Wednesday, saying "tremendous winds" were lashing homes and buildings there.
Clarence Town, 14 Mar 1977 (fl fr), Correll 48149 (FTG, NY); Little Exhuma, high coastal ridge NW of Williams Town, 4 Mar 1980 (fl fr), Correll & Wasshaussen 51204 (FTG, NY, US); Mayaguana, beach E of Abrahams Bay, 10 Feb 1973 (fl fr), Gillis& Proctor 11634 (A, B); between Harbor Store and Post Office, Clarence Town, Long Island, 15 Jun 1974 (fl), Hil1 2155 (FTG, NY); North Bimini Island, May 1948 (fl fr), Howard & Howard 10034 (A, FTG, GH, NY, S, UC, US); Nicols Town, Andros, 26 Mar 1890 (fl fr), Nortrop & Nortrop 385 (F, GH, K, NY); San Salvador, near Graham's Harbor, 13 Dec 1976 (fl), Smith & Bacharach 216 (FTG); New Providence, along road near Sea House, 8 Jun 1909 (fl fr), Wilson 8434 (F, K, NY).