Ua Uka

Two places of Ua Uka ISland have been studied:

  • Station 1 : Motu Teuanua at the East
  • Station 2 : Motu Papa at theWest

The Polynesia Mana in 1995

Icon Corail 35px The analysis of the coral cover is done using the
Photo-quadrat coral transect
You can access to from the West and to from the East

The coral community observed in Ua Uka is geographically located in the North of French Polynesia in fresh and turbulent waters. It thus has particularities: there is no reef and the genus richness is low . Despite this, coral cover was pretty high in 1995 (29%). The Millepora genus, which is not a scleractiniaire, is the most prevailing genus.

Interactive map


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