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Small Islands

Island Vulnerability explores the challenges which isolated geographies face when dealing with risk and disasters by examining the processes which create, maintain, and could be used to reduce their vulnerability. This page provides photos of (really) small islands.

All images are copyright Ilan Kelman.

An elf's house on an island in Åland, Finland (2007).

Åland, Finland (2007).

Rocks just offshore in Barbados (1999).

Barbados (1999).

A tree surrounded by seawater in Beau Vallon, Mahé, Seychelles (2013).

Beau Vallon, Mahé, Seychelles sees a tree being islanded by waves (2013).

Two grass islands in the Faroes (2003).

Faroe Islands (2003).

Large rock island in the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (2004).

Galápagos Islands, Ecuador (2004).

Oil rigs off the coast of Huntingdon Beach, California, U.S.A. (2006).

Huntingdon Beach, California, U.S.A. (2006).

Small tufts of grass producing islands off Kangaroo Island, Australia (2017).

Kangaroo Island, Australia's tuft islands (2017).

A small island beside Kapisillit, Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland) (2018).

Kapisillit, Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland) (2018).

A treed island in the Thames River, London, U.K. (2016).

London, U.K. (2016).

Reed islands (2004).

New Zealand's reed islands (2004).

Ice islands in the sea of Nunavut, Canada (2018).

Nunavut, Canada (2018).

A house and lighthouse comprising an island in Oslo Fjord, Norway (2009).

Oslo Fjord, Norway (2009).

A statue and small green islands in a pond in Shanghai (2009).

Shanghai, China (2009).

A small rock in a lake in Taipei, Taiwan (2013).

Taipei, Taiwan (2013).

Rocks offshore of Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada (2005).

Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada (2005).

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