The citizens of which country are able to take possession of an island under the Guano Islands Act law?

Chile
Mexico
U.S.
Peru
The Guano Islands Act is a United States federal law passed by the U.S. Congress that enables citizens of the United States to take possession of unclaimed islands containing guano deposits. The islands can be located anywhere, so long as they are not occupied and not within the jurisdiction of another government.
Ninjai
0
Correct this question
2
Very interesting!

Answers by country

Chile
Mexico
U.S.
Peru
answers
flagAustralia
20%
0%
75%
4%
24
flagRepublic of Ireland
28%
0%
71%
0%
14
flagthe United States
26%
19%
47%
6%
46
flagGreece
23%
17%
47%
11%
17
flagGermany
28%
13%
44%
13%
103
flagPoland
28%
19%
40%
11%
1726
flagthe United Kingdom
24%
24%
40%
12%
50
flagAustria
26%
10%
36%
26%
19