Peel Island


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Peel Island,

Japan: see Bonin IslandsBonin Islands
, Jap. Ogasawara-gunto, volcanic island group, c.40 sq mi (100 sq km), in the W Pacific Ocean, c.500 mi (800 km) S of Tokyo; part of Tokyo prefecture, Japan. The largest and principal island is Chichi (formerly Peel Island), c.
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Stop off at Ruskin's house and circle Peel Island - Wild Cat island in Swallows and Amazons.
After a cuppa at the aptly named Swallows And Amazons Tearoom, on the east side of Coniston lake, we start making our way home, but not before a stop to savour the view of Peel Island (the inspiration for Wild Cat Island).
And all the time he carried a pebble in his pocket from Peel Island, in Coniston Water in the Lake District, the for Wild Cat Island in Swallows e inspiration fows and Amazons, like a talisman, a lucky charm.
We present the first direct assessment of marine reservoir effects in the Moreton Bay region using radiocarbon dating of known-age, pre-AD 1950, shell samples from the east coast of Stradbroke Island and archaeological shell/charcoal pairs from Peel Island in Moreton Bay.
On Peel Island artists strove for connectedness with the landscape and with its particular histories, histories which remain dystopic despite their efforts.
For instance, there is a wonderful anchorage on the southern side of Peel Island in Horseshoe Bay.
Ross and Coghill excavated the Lazaret Midden on Peel Island and found abundant fish bone at all levels, basally dated to 1600 years.
In terms of empirical values alone, Peel Island is remarkable for a number of reasons (1)-it survives as the only material evidence of enforced incarceration by the Australian Government for sufferers of Hansen's disease, better known as leprosy.
The results of the Peel Island research show that we are not talking about an occasional fish being taken but about a well-developed fishing industry.
a fire management strategy that will incorporate traditional fire (Jarlo) knowledge of the Quandamooka people; cultural heritage surveys and ecological assessments of the jointly managed areas on North Stradbroke Island (Minjerribah) and Peel Island (Teerk Roo Ra); an Aboriginal Culture and Knowledge project that will inform the Aboriginal culture and tradition requirements of the proposed park Management Plan; a Quandamooka cultural training package for staff involved in joint management.
Peel Island is a small island in Moreton Bay in southeast Queensland.
Contract awarded for queensland parks and wildlife service (qpws) and quandamooka yoolooburrabee aboriginal corporation (qyac) representing the traditional owners jointly manage the indigenous joint management areas (ijmas) on north stradbroke and peel islands.