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News The Bahamas » North Andros: North Andros Pays Tribute To Plane Crash Victims

News channel or source: http://www.tribune242.com/news/2018/jan/27/north-andros-pays-tribute-plane-crash-victims/
Publication date: Saturday 27 January 2018

“We want you, the people of North Andros, to be assured that it is not only Andros that is grieving, but the entire Bahamas is grieving,” Dr Minnis said. “The entire country feels [a] sense of sorrow and heartbreak. Please know that as a nation we ar ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Six killed in Bahamas plane crash

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Six_killed_in_Bahamas_plane_crash_?profile=1228
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — At least six people, including a child, were killed when a Piper Aztec plane crashed near Andros Island on Wednesday. While details of the crash are still being awaited, the parliamentary representative for North Andros and Berry ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: The Centuries-Old Mystery of How Florida Got Its Flamingos

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/flamingos-native-to-florida
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

In the 1881 edition of his encyclopedic book, The Birds of Eastern North America, Charles Johnson Maynard ... and other institutions headed to the salt swamps of Andros Island, in the Bahamas, to “hunt with a camera” and capture photographs of the ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Cloud tower, view from space

News channel or source: http://earthsky.org/todays-image/cloud-tower-iss-photo
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Part of the Bahamas archipelago, Andros Island is divided by large estuaries into three sections. North Andros, Central Andros, and South Andros are each comprised of several smaller islets and cays that are connected by smaller estuaries. Together ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: The Search and Rescue Effort in The Bahamas After A Fatal Plane Crash Comes to An End

News channel or source: http://www.caribbean360.com/news/search-rescue-fatal-bahamas-plane-crash-called-off
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

NASSAU, The Bahamas, Monday January 22 ... approximately four miles southeast of the Mastic Point Settlement in North Andros. The Air Accident Investigation Department (AAID) said it called off the search because it was unlikely the remaining debris ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Hurricane Matthew: Which way will it go? Andros Island in the Bahamas holds a key

News channel or source: http://www.khou.com/weather/tropics/hurricane-matthew-wednesday-oct-5-updates/328167310
Publication date: Wednesday 05 October 2016

Andros Island, the largest island in the Bahamas, holds a key to where Hurricane Matthew will ... If the hurricane stays to the east and north of Andros Island as it roars through late Wednesday or early Thursday, "the storm's impact on Miami and Dade ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Beyond Nassau: The Undiscovered Bahamas

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/beyond-nassau-undiscovered-bahamas-305516
Publication date: Friday 26 August 2011

The Bahamas is an island chain made up of 700 islands ... beautiful fish and marine life. Andros is made up of three major islands: North Andros, Mangrove Cay, and South Andros as well as hundreds of cays adjoined by mangrove estuaries and tidal swamp ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Sawfish Are Some of the World’s Weirdest and Most Endangered Fish

News channel or source: http://www.slate.com/blogs/wild_things/2014/07/29/sawfish_research_in_the_bahamas_gps_tracking_endangered_smalltooth_species.html
Publication date: onday 28 July 2014

Smalltooth sawfish (Pristis pectinata) were once commonly seen from North Carolina to Texas and throughout the Caribbean, but today the Everglades and the western side of Andros Island in the Bahamas are some of the only remaining places where they can ...

News The Bahamas » North Andros: Black Seminoles Found Refuge In The Bahamas

News channel or source: http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2003-01-12/news/0301100482_1_black-seminoles-plantation-economy-spanish-florida/3
Publication date: Saturday 11 January 2003

With hostility building in Florida, a third large group of Black Seminoles "fled to the Bahamas, where they hoped to live as free men and women." Between 1821 and 1837, Black Seminoles found their way to a colony at Red Bays on the north end of Andros.