Animals Lemurs are the most endangered primates. There are 32 different kinds of lemurs that exist today. Sixteen species have become extinct. Lemur means ghost in Latin because they are nocturnal. They live on Madagascar, an island near Africa.
ClimateThe Madagascar climate is hot and sub-tropical, it is colder in the mountains,while the south and west parts of the country are hot and dry.The island is ringed by golden beaches and palm trees, and has volcanoes, forestsand rivers.
Food People in Madagascar eat fruits like bananas, avocado, papayas as well as rice and a variety of seafood.
Sea Life In the sea around Madagascar there are 5 different species of marine turtles, 56 shark species, 300 types of coral, and 1,300 kinds of fish. These include Humpback Dolphins, sea cucumbers and shells.
LanguageMalagasy is the national language of Madagascar. ENGLISH MALAGASY Hello; How are you? Manakory Thank you Tsara fa misaotra Welcome Tonga sow Good-bye Veloma
People The population of Madagascar is 22 million people (there are 63 million people in the UK)Most of the people in Madagascar are very poor and live on less than two pounds per day
Capital CityAntananarivo is the capital city in Madagascar. It is also known as Tana
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