Navassa Island Government - 2002
SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK
Dependency status unincorporated territory of the US; administered from Washington, DC, by the Fish and Wildlife Service, US Department of the Interior; in September 1996, the Coast Guard ceased operations and maintenance of Navassa Island Light, a 46-meter-tall lighthouse on the southern side of the island; there has also been a private claim advanced against the island
Legal system the laws of the US, where applicable, apply
the flag of the US is used
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