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Kadovar, formerly also called Blosseville Island is a small volcanic island in the South Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea ( East Sepik Province ).
The approximately 2 km ² large island is the southernmost of Le Maire and islands located 45 km east of the mainland (Cape Girgir ) and 5 km south of the island Blup Blup. The highest point of Kadovar is located 365 m above sea level.
The few inhabitants of the island settled in small villages on the west coast and living from fishing.
Sources & links
- Kadovar in the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution (English)
- Volcano ( Kadovar )
- German colonial lexicon (1920 ), Volume II, p 139
Vokeo ( Roissy ) | Koil ( Deblois ) | Wiei ( Jacquinot ) | Kadovar ( Blosseville ) | Blup Blup ( Garnot ) | Bam ( Lesson )
- Island (Papua New Guinea)
- Island (Australia and Oceania)
- Island ( Pacific Ocean )
- East Sepik Province