This dataset contains the gap analysis & spatial prioritization reports for the 4 States of the FSM, which includes:
1) Pohnpei State's Protected Area Network,
2) Chuuk State's Protected Area Network,
3) Yap State's Protected Area Network, and
4) Kosrae State's Protected Area Network.
The reports also include spatial prioritization analyses to identify priority areas to expand the existing network to fill representation gaps for each of the states.
This is a continuation of the survey of islands in Micronesia for invasive plant species requested by the Pacific Islands Committee, Council of Western State Foresters in the year 2000. Information herein are valid for reporting and reference.
The objectives, as with the previous survey, were three-fold:
(1) To identify plant species on the islands that are presently causing problems to natural and semi-natural ecosystems;
What: 47th World Environment Day (WED)
Celebrated on June 5th every year. WED is the UN day for encouraging worldwide awareness and actions to protect the environment. This year's theme is Air Pollution. This year invities us all to consider how we can change our everyday lives to reduce the amount of air pollution we produce. The activities this year were collection of used cars from Utwe, coastal clean up at Utwe community, radio announcement, promotional tshirt, stickers, flyers and Q&A radio program.