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Cres

(tsərĕs`), Ital. Cherso, island, 158 sq mi (409 sq km), in the Adriatic Sea, W Croatia. Formerly in Austria-Hungary, it passed to Italy in 1918 and to Yugoslavia (of which Croatia was then a constituent republic) in 1947. Fruit growing and fishing are the chief occupations.

Cres

 

an island in the Adriatic Sea, in the northern Dalmatian Islands, off the coast of Yugoslavia. Cres has an area of 404 sq km and a length of about 70 km. The island is composed of limestones and dolomites. The maximum elevation is 650 m. Cres has orchards and vineyards; fishing is an important industry. Tourists visit Cres, which has a number of resort areas. The city of Cres is located on the island.

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Given that all the components of CREs may not be present within one module or even in a semester-length CRE, it is valuable for institutions to consider how these essential elements can be met across the sequence of courses that students take during the typical four-year curriculum.
Publisher: Daniel Boulanger Sales rep: Jacques Long, National Sales Director 1378 Roxborough Cres, Burlington, Ontario L7M 1W9, 905/335-5700, FAX: 905/335-5001, (info@longcomm.net)
Those members of the organization who earned awards for their high revenue production were Prudential CRES':
Sales rep: Jacques Long, 1378 Roxborough Cres, Burlington, Ontario L7M 1W9, 905/335-5700, FAX: 906/335-5001, e-mail: info@longcomm.net
Mrs L O'Brien, Kirkby Close, Rugby; E Melia,Tachbrook Close, Coventry; B Garratt, Meadow St, Coventry; S Graham, Hipswell Highway, Wyken; M Raj Maheson, Fairlands Park, Coventry; Mr E Sharratt, Heath Rd, Bedworth; C Lucas, Beaumont Cres, Coundon; Mrs J Williams, Amberley Ave, Bulkington, J Stokes, Blowett Rd, Coundon; S Cross, Conway Ave, Tile Hill; Mr H Whitehouse, Merrivale Rd, Chapelfields, Mr S Walsh, Hilltop Park, Rugby Rd, Princethorpe; Mrs B Malinowst, Barnsbury St, London; L Wallace, Wyken Way, Stoke Heath; Mrs G Kirk, Hawkesmill Lane, Allesley; K Stevens, Widdrington Rd, Radford; Mr C Major, Ulverscroft Rd, Cheylesmore, Mrs V Stidworthy, Newnham Rd, Stoke; S Percival Kitchener Rd, Foleshill.
The Larson-Notari Award, now in its seventh year, recognizes an individual for distinguished service and exemplary contributions to the field of renewable energy and the Volunteer of the Year Award, in its ninth year, which honors a CRES member who has volunteered extraordinary amounts of time and effort and made significant contributions to the betterment of CRES and its causes.
Caption: Prudential CRES Commercial Real Estate (Medford, NY), one of the region's premier providers of comprehensive real estate services, continued its tradition of treating its valued clients to a golf clinic at the Stratton Golf School in Stratton, Vermont.
Sales rep: Jacques Long, 1378 Roxborough Cres, Burlington ON L7M 1W9; 905/335-5700; FAX: 995/335-5001; e-mail: info@longcomm.net
The donation, of which $5 million is an outright gift and $2.5 million is a challenge grant to be matched by other donors, will help construct a $20 million Center for Reproduction of Endangered Species (CRES) facility at the San Diego Wild Animal Park.
At Carr Real Estate Services (CRES), Washington, D.C., customer loyalty is more than a goal - it is the raison d'etre.