Έξω από τον κόσμο (8): Bounty Islands (New Zealand’s Subantarctic)

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The Bounty Islands are a bare and wind swept group of 22 slippery granite rocks 700km east-south-east of New Zealand.
They are the most remote and least visited of New Zealand’s subantarctic islands, having no safe anchorage or easy landing sites.

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The Bounty Islands were discovered and named by Captain William Bligh of the British naval ship “Bounty” in 1788, just months before the infamous mutiny.
In the early 19th century hunters decimated the large population of fur seals on the islands. The first two years of sealing on the Bounty Islands saw 50,000 seals killed. By the early 1830s just a handful were left.
There were no known shipwrecks on the Bounty Islands, although a castaway depot was established on Depot Island in anticipation of such an event. Nothing remains of the depot today.

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The New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands consist of five island groups (the Snares, Bounty Islands, Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands and Campbell Island) in the Southern Ocean south-east of New Zealand. The islands, lying between the Antarctic and Subtropical Convergences and the seas, have a high level of productivity, biodiversity, wildlife population densities and endemism among birds, plants and invertebrates. They are particularly …

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/877/

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (1) Αλόννησος

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (2) Saint-Germain-des-Prés

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (3) Αη Γιάννης Πηλίου

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (4) Sea of Cortez, California

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (5) Mayotte, το νησί των αρωμάτων

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (6) The Chatham Islands

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Έξω από τον κόσμο (7) Iceland

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