A new Hawaiian island is forming — but don’t make travel plans just yet, USGS says - Miami Herald
Something is forming beneath the Pacific Ocean about 20 miles from the island of Hawaii, scientists said.
A new island is taking shape more than 3,000 feet below the ocean’s surface, the U.S...
Santiago Island is an island of the Galápagos Islands. It is also known as San Salvador or as James Island. The island consists of two overlapping volcanoes. Marine Iguanas, sea lions, fur seals, land and sea turtles, flamingos, crabs, dolphins, and sharks are found here.
This is billed as the oldest and best known lighthouse in The Bahamas & the oldest surviving lighthouse in the West Indies. It is located at the western tip of Paradise Island, marking the entrance to New Providence & the Port of Nassau. It was built in 1817, when the island was known as Hog Island.
Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles offshore from San Francisco. The small island was developed with facilities for a lighthouse, a military fortification, a military prison (1828), and a federal prison from 1934 until 1963.