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, officially Commonwealth of the Bahamas, independent nation (2015 est. pop. 387,000), 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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He said from September this year, schools in the southern constituency, particularly Acklins, Crooked Island, Mayaguana, and San Salvador will be in a virtual school classroom.
A smallboat crew from the Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma bring aboard Haitian migrants interdicted at sea from a sail freighter south of Acklins Island, Bahamas in this file photo from 2010.
To experience the Bahamas as it must have been before the European colonists and navigators arrived, make a trip to the Acklins and Crooked Islands.
Bonefish: The "vowel" islands--Abacos, Andros, Acklins, Exumas-aretops, but pretty much anywhere with quiet, shallow water
They ordered the evacuation of Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Ragged Island, ( CNN wrote.
In the Bahamas, emergency evacuations have been ordered for six southern islands -- Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Ragged Island.
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.
The weddings are expected to take place on Acklins, Crooked Island, Abaco, Andros, The Berry Island, Bimini, Cat Island, Eleuthera, Exuma, Harbour Island, Grand Bahama, Inagua, Long Island, Nassau, Paradise Island and San Salvador, Bahamas.
The islands of Crooked and Acklins as well as Great Inagua have three single-island endemics each (Table 1).
Nurse Louise and Steven are tying the knot on the remote isle of Acklins, which is literally a sun-kissed Caribbean island.
Acklins suffered the most damage with 17 homes completely destroyed and 29 suffering major damage.