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Breathtaking Palau for non-divers - SFGate

Breathtaking Palau for non-divers - SFGate | Palau | Scoop.it
Viewed from the backseat of the tiny Cessna 206 at 1,400 feet, the Japanese airstrip built on Peleliu Island in the 1930s — and not significantly improved since — looked more like a goat path through the jungle.
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Palau to help with recovery of remains of Japanese soldiers - Asahi Shimbun

Palau to help with recovery of remains of Japanese soldiers - Asahi Shimbun | Palau | Scoop.it
KOROR, Palau--The governor of Palau’s Peleliu State pledged to cooperate in efforts to recover the remains of wartime Japanese soldiers ahead of a visit in April by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko.
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Palau to learn about erosion control in Tonga - Radio New Zealand

Palau to learn about erosion control in Tonga - Radio New Zealand | Palau | Scoop.it
A team from Palau is in Tonga to study a government project constructing foreshores in eastern Tongatapu to combat erosion.
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Super Typhoon Bopha and Palau's Coral Reefs (KSLOF)

Super Typhoon Bopha and Palau's Coral Reefs (KSLOF) | Palau | Scoop.it
Living Oceans Foundation Global Reef Expedition coral reef scientists find evidence of reef resilience, recovery after super typhoon damage in 2012 & 2013.
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Palau joins international tuna monitoring system - Radio New Zealand

Palau joins international tuna monitoring system - Radio New Zealand | Palau | Scoop.it
Palau says joining the British/American-developed Project Eyes on the Seas monitoring system is an important step towards conserving the Western Pacific's tuna fishery.
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Palau to receive $5 million from UAE for renewable energy projects - Marianas Variety

Marianas Variety - Saipan News & Views - Micronesia's Leading Newspaper Since 1972. Saipan's 1st Interactive News Website.
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President of Palau becomes Champion of the Earth for his pioneering green economy policies - YouTube

The Policy Leadership award will be awarded to President Tommy Remengesau for his visionary leadership in spearheading major conservation initiatives, and bu...
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Caution over a big surge in Palau's tourist numbers - Radio Australia

The small island nation of Palau saw a record jump in the number of international tourists last year -- but local tourism organisations say it's an alarming situation.
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Farmer-photographer in tropical waters off Palau - Weyburn Review

Farmer-photographer in tropical waters off Palau - Weyburn Review | Palau | Scoop.it
Jeff Molder, a local farmer who normally is at home on his family farm north of Weyburn, is shown in an atypical locale for a producer, as he is in his scuba gear with his underwater photography . . .
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Nippon Foundation donates ferry to Palau - The Japan Times

The Tokyo-based nonprofit organization Nippon Foundation has donated a small passenger ferry to the Pacific island nation of Palau after one sank in a typh
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Tiny Country Urges Canada To Stand Up To China

Tiny Country Urges Canada To Stand Up To China | Palau | Scoop.it
KOROR CITY, Palau - Thirteen years ago, a small, bearded man was tossed into the notorious Guantanamo Bay prison on suspicions of terrorism.
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President of Palau becomes Champion of the Earth for his pioneering Green Economy Policies

President of Palau becomes Champion of the Earth for his pioneering Green Economy Policies | Palau | Scoop.it
Bangkok, 17 November 2014 – President of Palau, Tommy Remengesau, Jr, was announced as a winner of the UN’s top environmental accolade, the Champions of the Earth award. The Policy Leadership award...
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The Flying Classroom Comes to Palau - Voices

The Flying Classroom Comes to Palau - Voices | Palau | Scoop.it
Barrington Irving brings the Flying Classroom to Palau to dive its magnificent waters... and harvest water snake venom!
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Inside Koror's prison, the wooden storyboards, Palau (Micronesia, Pacific Ocean)

PLEASE SUBSCRIBE! Let's go inside Koror's prison building and let's visit the small shop that sells (to the public) the wooden storyboards made by the inmates, what an experience! Vic Stefanu,...
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US clues reveal Japan war graves in Palau

US clues reveal Japan war graves in Palau | Palau | Scoop.it
A cemetery for Japanese soldiers is highly likely to have been established by the U.S. military on the western Pacific island of Peleliu, where about 10,200 Japanese soldiers died in a fierce battle with U.S.
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The students at Koror Elementary School... - Stockbridge Advanced Underwater Robotics | Facebook

The students at Koror Elementary School in Palau are building their ROVs. We began working with their teacher Emily Kaleb on our 2013 Expedition to...
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3 shark species found in Palau scuba divers will encounter

3 shark species found in Palau scuba divers will encounter | Palau | Scoop.it
There are many shark species found in Palau. Wondering what the most common 3 shark species are divers encounter when scuba diving Palau? We explain more.
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Former Peace Corps volunteers donate photos of Palau - Marianas Variety

Former Peace Corps volunteers donate photos of Palau
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KOROR, Palau (Oceania TV News) — American couple Dawn and Kerry Fitzgibbons, former Peace Corps volunteers, have donated photographs they took of Palau from 1967 to 1969.
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Imperial couple to visit Palau to console souls of war dead - The Japan News

The Emperor and Empress will visit Palau in early April to pay homage to the war dead killed in World War II, the government officially decided at a Cabinet meeting on Friday.
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UAE To Fund Solar Projects In Four Pacific Island Countries - Gulf Business News

UAE To Fund Solar Projects In Four Pacific Island Countries - Gulf Business News | Palau | Scoop.it
The Emirates will fund solar-powered projects in the Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, and the Solomon Islands through its $50m renewable energy fund.
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Palau puts Pacific on pedestal with proposal for national marine sanctuary - The Province

Palau puts Pacific on pedestal with proposal for national marine sanctuary - The Province | Palau | Scoop.it
In the early days of his dive shop, cradled by an ocean flush with giant clams, Sam Scott and his crew became known for agitating against Chinese vessels and their hauls of shark fins.
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Centuries-old traditional medicines still used in Palau - SciDev.Net

Centuries-old traditional medicines still used in Palau - SciDev.Net | Palau | Scoop.it
In Palau, old medical concoctions using local plants are useful in curbing lifestyle diseases, study shows.
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Just call me "Bomber"., sciencealert: The Pacific island of Palau is...

Just call me "Bomber"., sciencealert: The Pacific island of Palau is... | Palau | Scoop.it
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“The Pacific island of Palau is establishing a no-fishing zone that will cover 630,000 square kilometres to let the populations ‘heal’ after years of relentless commercial fishing.
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Palau President wins UNEP Champions of the Earth Award - The Jet Newspaper

Palau President wins UNEP Champions of the Earth Award - The Jet Newspaper | Palau | Scoop.it
The Jet Newspaper Palau President wins UNEP Champions of the Earth Award The Jet Newspaper The Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme congratulates the President of Palau, Tommy Remengesau Jnr, who was awarded a 2014 UNEP...
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Palau may just be the most beautiful place in the world - TraveleZe Travel Blog

Palau may just be the most beautiful place in the world - TraveleZe Travel Blog | Palau | Scoop.it
Please Share :) 372320Their flag is simply sky blue with an off-center yellow disk kind of in the middle, remind you of anything?
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