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Vava'u Island Group Tonga
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-18.841, -174.203], North East [-18.5, -173.845]|
Coral species recorded from the BioRAP of Vava'u islands group in Tonga
The BIORAP is a biological survey based on a concept developed by Conservation International and designed to use scientific information to catalyses conservation action.
|Title||Rapid Biodiversity Assessment of the Va va'u Archipelago, Kingdom of Tonga|
|Funding||Funded by Global Environment Facility. This project was supported by the Secretariat for the Pacific Region Environmental Programme (SPREP). Publication of this dataset was funded by the European Union|
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- Rapid Biodiversity Assessment of the Vava'u Archipelago, Kingdom of Tonga February 2014. ISBN-13 978-982-04-0528-8