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What is an atoll formed from?
An atoll is formed from a coral reef and sometimes receding land or a volcanic structure.
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An atoll is a coral island that encircles a lagoon partially or completely. Yaren, is a district and constituency of the Pacific nation of Nauru. It is the capital of Nauru.… Yaren does not have an atoll, but instead is a part of an island in Micronesia.
An island of coral that encircles a lagoon partly or completely.
These atolls are both in the Marshall Islands.
How can coral atoll be attached to ocean floor when coral cannot live or form reefs in the deep ocean?
Coral atoll are tiny sea animals that live in shallow water, but when reefs form the new coral grow over the skeleton of the ol…d. As the ocean crust beneath the volcano sinks, the coral sinks with it, and the new coral continues to form on top of the old. Eventually, coral covers the whole volcano. It can survive with the ocean waves bringing in new food and more marine life.
Features of an atoll are: They thrive in warm tropical and subtropical waters. Most are found in the Pacific Ocean. They are products of the growth of topical sea organi…sms. They are usually round and formed around a lagoon.
An atoll is formed first as a reef that fringes a volcanic island. As the island sinks (after the volcanic activity has ceased and the crust has cooled, becoming denser), th…e reef continues to build upward, eventually ending up as a ring-shaped structure.
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Atolls develop in the remnants of volcanic islands. As the island ages and erodes, it becomes an atoll with the crater at the center.
Yes. Bikini Atoll (You may have heard of this famouis atoll) was populated till the US decided they wanted to test Nukes their and kicked the local population off in 194…6. Sure, why not? People live on Wake and Midway Islands which are both atolls.
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In most cases, the land area of an atoll is very small in comparison to the total area. Lifou (land area 1146 km²) is the largest raised coral atoll of the world. Lif…ou is a commune in the Loyalty Islands Province of New Caledonia, an overseas territory of France in the Pacific Ocean. It is situataed about 190 klms east of the New Caledonian mainland. It is the largest of the Loyalty Islands and is also the most heavily populated. For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section indicated below.
A volcanic island or underwater mountain forms via volcanic activity. This allows a surface near the water surface for corals to attach too. The corals form a ring around the …volcano.
No, Kure still keeps its head above water, and no, it has had no volcanic activity for thousands of years.