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The indigenous West Indians made excellent seagoing vessels which they used to sail around on the Atlantic and the Caribbean.As a result, Caribs and Arawaks were able to colonize much of South America and the Caribbean Islands.

Antigua and Barbuda both are generally low-lying islands whose terrain has been influenced more by limestone formations than volcanic activity.

The highest point on Antigua is Mount Obama (formerly Boggy Peak), the remnant of a volcanic crater rising 402 metres (1,319 feet). Both islands lack adequate amounts of fresh groundwater.

The British ruled from 1632 to 1981, with a brief French interlude in 1666.

The islands became an independent state within the Commonwealth of Nations on 1 November 1981, with Elizabeth II as the first Queen of Antigua and Barbuda.

It remains a member of the Commonwealth and Queen Elizabeth II is the head of state.

Carbon dating has established the earliest settlements started around 3100 BC.An estimate published by Time indicated that over 0 million would be required to rebuild homes and infrastructure.Philmore Mullin, Director of Barbuda's National Office of Disaster Services, said that "all critical infrastructure and utilities are non-existent – food supply, medicine, shelter, electricity, water, communications, waste management".-də) is a sovereign state in the West Indies in the Americas, lying between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean.It consists of two major islands, Antigua and Barbuda, and a number of smaller islands (including Great Bird, Green, Guiana, Long, Maiden and York Islands and further south, the island of Redonda).Others believe the reportedly abundant but starchy, low-protein diet may have contributed to their severe malnutrition as they were used to a diet fortified with protein from the sea.

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