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Fiji"s natural heritage

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Published by Exisle Publishing in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in

  • Fiji.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural history -- Fiji.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-277) and index.

      StatementPaddy Ryan.
      LC ClassificationsQH198.F55 R93 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL110144M
      ISBN 100908988141
      LC Control Number99229553

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National Trust of Fiji Sites to visit while in Fiji. National Trust of Fiji’s mission is to consolidate, enhance and reinforce the role of the National Trust of Fiji in the conservation, protection,sustainable management and research of Fiji’s natural and cultural heritage for the benefit and enjoyment of the peoples of Fiji,the Pacific Islands and the world.

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"Fiji's Natural Heritage" provides an introduction to the flora, fauna and ecology of the Fiji islands. First published inthis new edition has been completely revised, expanded and redesigned.

The Fiji Museum and the National Trust of Fiji (NTF) are other governmental organizations that are charged with promoting the nation’s cultural and natural heritage by preserving and presenting for public view historical artifacts and documents, as well as living flora and fauna that symbolize Fijian life.

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Fiji's rich natural heritage includes 11 threatened bird species and 27 endemic bird species. The Coral Coast is a stunning 80km stretch of coastline between Sigatoka and Suva, on the southern shores of the main island of Viti Levu.

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Come with me to the friendliest place on the planet. See more of Ryan Photographic on Facebook. Levuka Historical Port Town will be protected under the Fiji World Heritage Decreeapproved by Cabinet in April and subsequently implemented. The Decree will be administered by the Fiji World Heritage Council in conjunction with the Town Council and the Director of Town and Country Planning.

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“The guns are really cool to see - just be aware that this place may be difficult to navigate for those with mobility issues as everything outside the visitors center is on grassy hills. Taveuni has gained legendary status amongest divers, hikers and bird watchers around the world.

There are coral reefs, crystal clear waters, a rich diversity of flora and fauna and, the raw beauty of Bouma National Heritage Park. Below are a few of the Taveuni activities and attractions to. The Fiji Museum hires out its large verandah for functions and events. Overlooking Thurston Gardens and with ample nearby parking, it is the ideal location for The verandah is available for hire during the day and in the evenings and can support a range of uses.

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Fiji comprises of around highlands, cays and islets, occupying an area of around million sq. Jul 05,  · Heritage Sites are a symbol of history. They are representation of the past and several times it becomes hard to understand why exactly do we need to spend time, energy and money to preserve heritage sites.

17°41’ South | °50’ East. Levuka is a historical Port of Entry located on the eastern coast of the island of Ovalau. Formerly the Capital of Fiji, Levuka was listed as the country’s first World Heritage Site in June.

NatureFiji-MareqetiViti’s members and supporters share three basic values and beliefs that drive our organisational efforts. These core values are: The biological integrity of Fiji’s natural heritage must be protected and restored. We must provide consistent and credible advice and leadership for natural heritage conservation efforts in Fiji.

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If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Thank you. The Department of Heritage & Arts established incoordinates Fiji’s culture sector with eight focus areas which form the core sects of activities.

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While many other South Pacific cultures are dying or long dead, Fiji's way of life remains strong and resilient in the face of outside influence. Traditional Fijian society is based on communal principles derived from village life. People in villages share the obligations and rewards of community life and are still led by a hereditary chief.

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