Country Websites


Cook Islands Environment Service ;

Cook Islands Ministry of Agriculture;

Cook Islands Ministry of Marine Resources

Cook islands Meteorological Office

Cook Islands Biodiversity and Natural heritage website
The biodiversity database lists around 4,200 species (Jan 2007), which includes most of the species known to experts and recorded in publications. Includes images, sound and video.

Cook Islands Environment News
"In this section we present stories on the environment. From global issues such as climate change, to local issues such as renewable energy and the state of our lagoon; Cook Islands News endeavors to be at the forefront of the fight to protect our land and waters by bringing our readers the latest news and views."

Te Ipukarea Society Inc. [Cook Islands Environmental NGO ]

Topographical maps of the Cook Islands

Pacific Climate Futures Tool

see also:

The Pacific Environment Information Network [PEIN] Regional Frameworks and Strategies Directory [SPREP]

SPREP Library and IRC collection [SLIC] - includes online full text access to a wide range of Pacific environment materials.

The Pacific Environment Information Network [PEIN] Virtual Library - full text publications from SPREP, SOPAC, SPC and other CROP agencies, Pacific govt. environment depts. , regional institutions, and NGOs active in the area of environment conservation.

Pacific Environment Databases and Recommended Internet Resources

see also:

SPREP's International Instruments' webpage
"International instruments relevant to SPREP's work in the areas of Sustainable Economic Development, Ecosystems Management, Climate Change, and Waste Management."

Academic literature and research

via Google Scholar