Northern Mariana Islands

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Synonyms for Northern Mariana Islands

a self-governing territory comprising all of the Mariana Islands except Guam

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To rectify this situation in the Pacific, John Lawrence, the urban and community forestry program coordinator for Guam, and Catherine Moncrieff, who has the same position for the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, have decided to start their own Pacific Region Big Tree Register.
That commitment extends to the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
The Okeanos Explorer 2016 field season will continue into the spring and summer, focusing on the deep water environments of the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI), the Marianas Trench Marine National Monument, and the Wake Atoll section of the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument, which President Obama expanded in September 2014.
THE DEPARTMENT of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has warned Filipino doctors, nurses and other professional medical workers about applying for jobs in the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI), saying that latest reports indicated a dire economic situation in the US trust territory.
The report includes counts of high school graduates for school year 2005-06 for 48 states, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, and Puerto Rico.
These include: the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument in the Northwest Hawaiian Islands; the Mariana Trench Marine National Monument in the area of the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands; the Rose Atoll Marine National Monument in the area of American Samoa; and the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument.
Since 2008, public, private and tribal partners in Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Washington have received over $115 million in DERA funding to retrofit, repower and replace old, polluting diesel vehicles, vessel and equipment.
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