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Rapanui - Easter Island (Chile)
The World Factbook: Wikipedia: Easter Island (Rapa Nui: Rapa Nui, Spanish: Isla de Pascua) is a Polynesian island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, at the southeasternmost point of the Polynesian Triangle. Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapa Nui people. In 1995, UNESCO named Easter Island a World Heritage Site, with much of the island protected within Rapa Nui National Park.
Polynesian people settled on Easter Island in the first millennium AD, and created a ...read more [Source: Wikipedia]
Expertise (alphabetical order)
Official WebsitesGobernación Provincia de Isla de Pascua...UNESCO - Rapa Nui National Park...UCL Institute of Archaeology - Rapa Nui La...
Libraries and ArchivesBiblioteca William Mulloy - El Museo Antro...
Museum CollectionsAmerican Museum of Natural History...Australian Museum...Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum...
Health and Health ResearchMinisterio de Salud Gobierno de Chile...
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Data for layers and markers are from GAA
Note that positions may be inaccurate or approximate.