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Tranqui Island

Tranqui Island (Chiloe)
Native name: Isla Tranqui (de Chiloe)
South east of Chiloé Island: Quellón, Chaullín, Acuy, Tranqui, Coldita, Cailin, Laitec, Queilén
Region Los Ríos
Province Chiloé Province
Commune Queilén
Additional information
NGA UFI=-903291

Tranqui is an island of the Chiloé Archipelago in southern Chile. It has three sectors: San Jose, Tranqui Nepué and Sentinel, all with small populations. A significant part of its forest still has not been touched by the subsistence agriculture which forms the bulk of the province's rural economy.[1]


  1. ^ "Isla Tranqui" (in Spanish). 

External links

  • Geography
  • Research at Tranqui Island Rain Forest
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