Rodnei

Rodnei

 

(also Rodna), a mountain massif in northern Rumania, the highest in the eastern Carpathians. The Rodnei Mountains reach an elevation of 2,305 m (Mount Pietrosu). They are composed primarily of schists and granites; the western parts are primarily composed of flysch. There is alpine relief with traces of ancient glaciation in the crest area. Beech and coniferous forests are found in elevations of 1,400–1,500 m; higher up there are montane meadows and shrubs. A pyrite deposit (Rodna) is located in the mountains, and mineral springs are found in the Borşa River valley. There is logging and pasture livestock breeding. The Rodnei Mountains are popular with tourists. [22475–2]

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In addition, this summer, the club has signed Serbia Under-19s defender Milos Degenek from Stuttgart and Brazilian centre-back Rodnei from RB Leipzig.
2009; KIERNAN, 1996; KIERNAN, 1997; KOZLOWSKI, 2004; NIETO, 2001; PEMBERTON, 2000; PIACENTE; CORATZA, 2005; PROSSER, 2002; RUBAN, 2010; SOUTBERG, 1990; SHARPLES, 1993; STANLEY, 2001); Consulting works about Rodnei Mountains (SARCU, 1978; BUTA; BUTA, 1979; Geologic Map of Romania, 1968; Geografia Romaniei, 1983; MURESIANU; THEODORESCU; SCHUSTER, 2011), and surrounding area (URECHE, 2000); Conducting field for inventory and assessment geodiversity of upper area of Gersa Valley-Izvorul Calului-Izvorul Tausoarelor-Barlea Massif sector (Bistrifa-Nasaud County, Romania).
Red Bull were already without the Ghanaian defender Isaac Vorsah, who has a knee injury, Brazilian stopper Rodnei with a groin knock, Norwegian playmaker Valon Berisha after knee surgery and Danish defender Asger Sorensen with an ankle injury.
The Transylvanian Depression represents the central part of the Romanian territory, standing out through its position delimited by the mountains of the Southern Carpathians, in the South (Fagaras, Cindrel, Sureanu Mountains), Apuseni Mountains in the West, the mountains of the Eastern Carpathians, in the East (Tibles, Bargau, Calimani, Harghita, Rodnei and Persani).
The president of the dockworkers' union, Rodnei Oliveira da Silva, said that, under Brazilian law, the company was required to use Brazilian longshoremen to unload the equipment in the terminal.
80 ha) is comprised by the eighteen existing nature and national parks, by the biosphere reservations in Retezat Mountains and Pietrosul Rodnei (both declared by UNESCO in 1979) totalling a 552,174 ha (that is 45%), as well as the Biosphere Reservation Danube Delta the surface of which represents 47%, that is 580,000 ha.
The Bundesliga Battle: Scott Vernon and Rodnei doesn't get underway until the following week, however, Kaiserslautern face a German Cup tie against Osnabruck on Friday and Marco Kurz fielded his strongest side with that in mind.
All the significant action took part in the opening 45 minutes, with David Ngog wasting Liverpool''s best opportunity in the first attack, dragging a left footed effort wide after Kaiserslautern defender Rodnei had slipped up.
But Liverpool, sporting the white away kit for the first time, had their chances, notably in the very first minute when home centre-back Rodnei made a plonker of himself by missing his clearance from a Kyrgiakos punt forward.
Ngog is determined to fight for a place in Hodgson's plans but he wasted a great chance inside the first minute after a mistake by defender Rodnei.