Oceania, also known as the New Continent for being the last continent discovered by the European, is the smallest continent on Earth and also the less populous, after Antarctica. It is composed by 14 countries.
It is ideologically divided into four main regions, including Australia and New Zeland, Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. The three main islands are characterized by mountain chains, the highest peaks are located in New Guinea, they are Puncak Jaya and Mount Wilhelm, followed by other mountains belonging to the Alps of New Zeland and Australia.
Although Oceania is not very large, it boasts four different climatic zones. Near the tropic there is a tropical climate with moderate temperature, in North Australia and New Guinea there is a tropical humid climate, while the interior of Australia is characterized by a dry climate and the coasts feature y a temperate climate. These conditions allowed the diffusion of different typologies of flora. Indeed, it is possible to find tropical plants and eucalyptus, as well as evergreen forests and rainforests. Oceania is also famous for being home to some rare animals, such as kangaroo, koala and dingo.
As for economy, the main source of earnings is agriculture, especially of cereals and the processing of wool. Also tourism plays a big role for the economy of this country, especially in the islands of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.