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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Montserrat:

Montserrat is a British overseas territory located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean Sea.[1] The Island of Montserrat is approximately 16 km (9.9 mi) long and 11 km (6.8 mi) wide with 40 kilometres (25 mi) of coastline. The island was given its name by Christopher Columbus on his second voyage to the New World in 1493, after its namesake located in Catalonia. Montserrat is often referred to as the Emerald Isle of the Caribbean, due both to its resemblance to coastal Ireland and to the Irish descent of most of its early European settlers.

Its Georgian era capital city of Plymouth was destroyed and two-thirds of the island's population forced to flee abroad by an eruption of the previously dormant Soufriere Hills volcano that began on July 18, 1995.[2] The eruption continues today on a much reduced scale, the damage being confined to the areas around Plymouth including its docking facilities and the former W.H. Bramble Airport. An exclusion zone extending from the south coast of the island north to parts of the Belham Valley has been closed because of an increase in the size of the existing volcanic dome. This zone includes St. George's Hill which provided visitors with a spectacular view of the volcano and the destruction it has wrought upon the capital. A new airport at Gerald's in the northern part of the island opened in 2005. The village of Brades currently serves as the de facto centre of government.

General reference

Geography of Montserrat

Environment of Montserrat

Natural geographic features of Montserrat

* world Heritage Sites in Monsterrat

Regions of Montserrat

Main article: Regions of Montserrat

Ecoregions of Montserrat

Main articles: List of ecoregions in Montserrat and Ecoregions in Montserrat

Administrative divisions of Montserrat

Parishes of Montserrat
Municipalities of Montserrat

Demography of Montserrat

Government and politics of Montserrat

Branches of the government of Montserrat

Executive branch of the government of Montserrat

Legislative branch of the government of Montserrat

Judicial branch of the government of Montserrat

Main article: Court system of Montserrat
  • Supreme Court of Montserrat

Foreign relations of Montserrat

Main article: Foreign relations of Montserrat
  • Diplomatic missions in Montserrat
  • Diplomatic missions of Montserrat
  • Montserrat-United Kingdom relations

International organization membership

Montserrat is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Montserrat

Main article: Law of Montserrat
  • Constitution of Montserrat
  • Crime in Montserrat
  • Human rights in Montserrat
  • Law enforcement in Montserrat

Military of Montserrat

  • Command
  • Forces
    • Army of Montserrat
    • Navy of Montserrat
    • Air Force of Montserrat
    • Special forces of Montserrat
  • Military history of Montserrat
  • Military ranks of Montserrat

Local government in Montserrat

Main article: Local government in Montserrat

History of Montserrat

Main article: History of Montserrat, Timeline of the history of Montserrat, and Current events of Montserrat
  • Military history of Montserrat

Culture of Montserrat

Main article: Culture of Montserrat
  • Architecture of Montserrat
  • Cuisine of Montserrat
  • Festivals in Montserrat
  • Languages of Montserrat
  • Media in Montserrat
  • National symbols of Montserrat
  • People of Montserrat
  • Public holidays in Montserrat
  • Records of Montserrat
  • Religion in Montserrat
    • Christianity in Montserrat
    • Hinduism in Montserrat
    • Islam in Montserrat
    • Judaism in Montserrat
    • Sikhism in Montserrat
  • World Heritage Sites in Montserrat: None

Art in Montserrat

Sports in Montserrat

Main article: Sports in Montserrat
  • Football in Montserrat
  • Montserrat at the Olympics

Economy and infrastructure of Montserrat

Main article: Economy of Montserrat
  • Energy in Montserrat
    • Energy policy of Montserrat
    • Oil industry in Montserrat
  • Mining in Montserrat
  • Tourism in Montserrat
  • Transport in Montserrat
  • Montserrat Stock Exchange

Education in Montserrat

Infrastructure of Montserrat

See also

Main article: Montserrat

References

External links

Atlas of Montserrat

  • Government of Montserrat
  • Montserrat Hospitality Association
  • Montserrat Reporter news site
  • Montserrat Tourist Board
  • Montserrat Travel Information
  • Montserrat Volcano Observatory
  • Montserrat Webdirectory
  • Official release archive
  • Radio Montserrrat—ZJB Listen live online
  • Satellite image of Montserrat from Google Maps
  • Volcanism of Montserrat
  • Scuba Diving in Montserrat
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