papua new guinea90
Trees are reflected in Lake Murray. The Island of New Guinea, the world's second largest..island, has the largest continuous tracts of ancient..forest in the Asia Pacific region. The island is divided..almost exactly in half with the Indonesian territory of..Papua in the west and the nation of Papua New..Guinea in the east. New Guinea Island is extraordinarily rich in plant and animal life. Due to a complex geological history,..which separated New Guinea from much of South-..East Asia and Australia4, approximately half the..known species of plants, mammals, reptiles, birds..and amphibians found on the island only occur hereand nowhere else in the world.