Federated States of Micronesia
Plants and Animals
Natural Resources- Timber, marine products, deep seabed minerals, phosphate.
Farming- Pepper, bananas, betel nuts, eggs, goat meat, sweet potatoes.
Industry- Commercial fishing.
Mining- Large deposits of phosphate.
Imports- cattle, buffalo, goat, pig, Cow milk.
Exports- coconuts, bananas, betel nuts, cassava, sweet potatoes.
Tourism- 15,000 people per year visit. That number is expected to grow.
Religion and Education
Religion- Roman Catholicism, Protestantism along with Bahai faith.
Education- The state governments are responsible for the provision of education. Highschools are uncommon and colleges even more so.
Traditons, Customs, and Foods
Traditions- Building of Falums, Feaq (traditoinal currency), and Canoe is important symbol.
Customs- Polite language, physical avoidance, and seperation of men and women at church.
Food- Fish, goat meat, fruit such as bananas.