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Kilu Cave is located at the base of a limestone cliff, 65 m (213 ft) from the modern coastline.

During the coldest part of the last Ice Age (28,000 to 18,000 years ago), Buka Island was part of a much larger island, Greater Bougainville, which connected the present-day islands of Buka, Bougainville, Shortland Islands, Choiseul, Santa Isabel and Nggela into one large, contiguous island; this large island was narrowly separated from Guadacanal.

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These days Gizo is a tourism centre with diving and surfing being popular activities.Second largest in the Melanesian chain, the Solomon Islands archipelago covers approximately 310,000 square miles (803,000 square kilometers) of ocean and consists of 10,639 square miles (27,556 square kilometers) of land.There are a total of 992 islands in the Solomon Islands, including the six main islands of New Georgia, Choiseul, Santa Isabel, Guadalcanal, Malaita, and San Cristóbal.The climate of the Solomon Islands is equatorial, tempered by the surrounding ocean.Rainfall is often heavy especially in the interior near the mountains and on the windward sides of the large islands.Altogether there are 26 staffs (including the GS) in the department carryout duties ranging from collecting, compiling,analyzing and dissemination of information in the various subjects in the different sections.

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