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Easter Island, Polynesia

Easter Island, Polynesia

Easter Island is a Polynesian island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean. Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai, created by the early Rapa Nui people. In 1995, UNESCO named Easter Island a World Heritage Site, with much of the island protected within Rapa Sui National Park.

 

Title: Easter Island, Polynesia
Record Type: Locations
Type: Island
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 106311