By Tove' Fagan...
Landforms of the region!
Savai'i, Mauga Silisili, Upolu, and Mount Matavanu.
Bodies of water!
Virgin Cove, Piula Cove, and Mata Ole Alelo.
Mount Fito, 3,608 feet (elevation).
Hills & coastal.
Southern Hemisphere. Shores receive 100 inches of rain. It's tropical.
Plants & Animals
Samoan whistler, Samoan flycatcher, and flying foxes (bats).
Fish, hydropower. 24.38% is permanent crops.
50 years of independence.. The religion is one major thing in their country.
People & Languages
Population is 246,000. The language is Samoan.
They face a tough future.
Imports food, beverages and tuna canneries.
Mainly sand mining.
They trade with mainly Australia. Their import rate is not very high.
The economy is dependent on agricultural exports, their partners are Indonesia, Australia and Japan.
Education and Religion
Roman Catholicism, Judaism, and Islam. A major struggle in education.
Cooking food in a traditional underground fire, spending every weekend with the whole extend family no having big barbecues or feasts all day long.
Current issues and Challenges
Tsunamis and health. The current issues is education.