Nimpal Channel Marine Conservation Area

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Nimpal Channel Marine Conservation Area
Located in Yap island in the Federated States of Micronesia.
Location Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
Nearest city Okaw and Kaday
Coordinates 9°33′07″N 138°04′24″E / 9.552022°N 138.073229°E / 9.552022; 138.073229Coordinates: 9°33′07″N 138°04′24″E / 9.552022°N 138.073229°E / 9.552022; 138.073229
Area 77 hectares (190 acres)

Nimpal Channel Marine Conservation Area is a 77 hectares (190 acres) community-based conservation area located on western side of Yap's main island, in the Federated States of Micronesia. It is a joint initiative between the Okaw and Kaday villages within the Weloy municipality, and the Yap Conservation Action Planning.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leberer, Trina; Sengebau, Umiich (May 2008). "pacific island countries" (PDF). Pacific Island Countries Newsletter: The Nature Conservacy. Pacific Island Countries. Retrieved 2012-04-09.  |chapter= ignored (help)