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Nature Quest

St. Martin’s in Peril

Published Date: December 1, 2013
St. Martin’s in Peril

Bangladesh has just one offshore island in the Bay of Bengal that can be considered as a Coral-ringed island. It is the NarikelJinjira or St. Martin’s Island. It lies at the south-easternmost corner of the country. Jinjira is just 8 square kilometers in stature, roughly 8 km by 1 km. However, in places like...