2006 CIA World Factbook: Palau
contains in-depth information about Palau, including facts about
the island's geography, people, government, economy, transportation
and much more.
will find scores of information about coral reefs at this Web
site. View the photo gallery and learn more about coral reef
endangerment and conservation projects.
Seminar: Research Issues in Micronesia
Seminar is a private organization which engages in public education
within Micronesia. Here you can research current events and
obtain information on political issues in Micronesian society.
a tourism site, the Palau Visitors
Authority Online also has information on Palauan legends, history and culture.
Secrets of the Ocean Realm
of the ocean's fascinating and unusual creatures at this companion
site. Browse beautiful photos and read detailed sketches of
the creatures in the series, access classroom activities for
each episode, download a screen Saver and more.
Institute of Linguistics: Languages of Palau
the languages of Palau using this Web site's Ethnologue catalog.
of Texas: Map of Palau
many islands of Palau using this detailed map.
State Department: Travel Advisory
description, entry requirements, criminal penalties, customs
information and road safety are all topics you will learn about
when visiting this Web site.
H.G. Being a Palauan Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1960.
in cultural anthropology from Palau in the 1940's and 50's.
The author was the staff anthropologist for the U.S. Trust Territory
of the Pacific in that time period.
of State, United States. Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands,
1993. Department of State, 1994.
report on status of Palau. Includes international and regional
relations, economic status, and politics.
Maura. Conservation Practices and Ethics of Palau. Palau
Resources Institute, 199?.
and practices taught through oral instruction. Including legends
Terrence M. Coral Reef Animals of the Indo-Pacific. Sea
collection of marine life. Includes information on distribution
of each species.
Douglas &Wuerch, William L. Micronesian Religion and
Lore: A Guide to Sources 1526-1990. Greenwood Press, 1995.
contains many references to Palau, including: myths, legends,
magic and medicine.
Robert. Micronesian Reef Fishes. Coral Graphics, 1991.
identification of coral reef fishes in Micronesia. Includes
information on: oceanography, climate, zoogeography, types of
reefs and more. Drawings and color photos of hundreds of types
of fish of Micronesia.
Demi & Maiava, Iosefa. Palau - State of the Environment
Report. South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 1994.
state of environment in and around Palau. Includes marine Resources,
cultural and archaeological Resources and the socio-economic
status of the Palauan people.
John R. Dr. Encyclopedia of Fishes. Academic Press, 1995.
reveals the fascinating world of fishes. Written by leading
experts from around the world.
Mare. Palau - Environmental Legislation Review. South
Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 1994.
looks at laws and administrative policy in terms of addressing
major environmental issues in Palau.
Peter F., ED. The Ecology of Fishes of Coral Reefs. Academic
of the ecology of coral reef fishes presented by top reSearchers
from North America and Australia.
Jeremy. Reef - A Safari Through the Coral World. Sierra
Club Books, 1991.
reef information including reef structure, habitat, and fish
behavior. A diver's guide to coral reef fish and history of