Tropical but moderate
Plants and animals
Birds, fish, butterflies, land snails, Beatles.
Over 520 endemic vascular plant species.
Tahiti was claimed by France in 1768
People and Languages
The official language is French. Men are the most powerful
5.5% permanent crops
0.75% arable land
Protestant, Roman Catholic.
10 years of school required
Fruits, fish, sea food, pig, chicken
Heiva I Tahiti, tiki theater village, drumming, dancing, fire walking.
Aerosol, afforestation, desertification, deforestation