Marshall Islands History and Politics

Marshall Islands Politics

Early settlement of the islands Settlement of the islands began around 3500 years ago. It is believed that the ancestors of today’s residents came from mainland Asia. The islands were settled gradually. If the food supply became scarce or if too many people lived on one island, they moved on to the next. The richness of the existing flora was the basis of life for the people who inhabited the…

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Marshall Islands Overview

Marshall Islands Animals

Animals and Plants What is growing there? The soils of the Marshall Islands contain few nutrients. There are only a few species in plants and animals. Because only plants that can tolerate a lot of salt can grow on the Marshall Islands. On the one hand, there is the coconut palm, which, like on many other islands in the Pacific, has to feel good despite the high salt content. The…

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