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    Barbados Geography - 1990

      Total area: 430 km2
      land area: 430 km2

      Comparative area: slightly less than 2.5 times the size of Washington, DC

      Land boundaries: none

      Coastline: 97 km

      Maritime claims:

      Extended economic zone: 200 nm;

      Territorial sea: 12 nm

      Climate: tropical; rainy season (June to October)

      Terrain: relatively flat; rises gently to central highland region

      Natural resources: crude oil, fishing, natural gas

      Land use: 77% arable land; 0% permanent crops; 9% meadows and pastures; 0% forest and woodland; 14% other

      Environment: subject to hurricanes (especially June to October)

      Note: easternmost Caribbean island

      NOTE: The information regarding Barbados on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Barbados Geography 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Barbados Geography 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.

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