Andros Island

Andros Island:

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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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The project will also fund natural infrastructure for hazard resilience through the restoration of coastal natural habitats on Andros Island.
Willemse, 1982, described from Evvia and since then found on east Attiki and Andros island and Leptophyes lisae Heller and Willemse, 1989, occurring at E Peloponnisos and Andros (Willemse and Willemse 2008).
The eye, or centre, of the storm was moving between Andros Island and New Providence in the northwestern Bahamas on Thursday.
They found the highest concentrations in samples collected to the west of Andros Island.
The islands' military said Sunday that one of its patrol boats detained a 70-foot (21-meter) fishing vessel off Andros Island, the largest and least populated island in the sprawling archipelago off Florida's east coast, AP reported.
Navy operates an underwater research facility on Andros Island.
After four exciting years including spells in Faslane, Plymouth and the Bahamian Andros Island off Florida and, having met her husband to be, she returned to civvie street to marry in Stonehaven.
Brian Langerhans of North Carolina State University and his colleagues studied the Bahamas mosquitofish (Gambusia hubbsi) around Andros Island.
Special attention is given to a few performers from Andros Island, such as guitarist Joseph Spence and singer John Roberts, who were later to achieve some fame among folk music enthusiasts in the United States and Europe, partly because of Charters's early recordings.
During sonar exercises at the Navy's undersea testing range near Andros Island in the Bahamas, the researchers used a Navy array of underwater microphones to listen for the biosonar clicks that beaked whales make to search for prey.
They also own Bair's Lodge on Andros Island, and that's become a very solid place.
Dry evergreen forest (coppice) communities of North Andros Island, Bahamas.