Current environmental issues in Turks and Caicos Islands

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Natural resources: spiny lobster, conch 

Land use: arable land: 2.33%, permanent crops: 0%, other: 97.67% (2005) 

Natural hazards: frequent hurricanes 

Current environmental issues: limited natural fresh water resources, private cisterns collect rainwater

Source: The CIA World Factbook

 

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(2009). Current environmental issues in Turks and Caicos Islands. Retrieved from http://www.eoearth.org/view/article/51cbed5c7896bb431f691b87

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