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Chinijo Archipelago

The Chinijo archipelago is an archipelago located in the northeastern part of the Canary Islands. The archipelago includes the islands of Montaña Clara, Alegranza, Graciosa, Roque del Este, Roque del Oeste and various islands of volcanic origin.

The area is 192.7 km2 (74 sq mi) and belongs to the municipality of Teguise, Las Palmas (Lanzarote). The parkland became protected in 1986 and became reclassified and recognized as a special protection for birds in 1994.

La Graciosa is the only inhabited island. The population is around 600.

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Lanzarote, La Graciosa, Montaña Clara y Alegranza down above

Coordinates: 29°20′N 13°30′W / 29.333°N 13.5°W / 29.333; -13.5


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