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Gâtine

 

an upland region of western France. It extends more than 100 km from northwest to southeast along the left bank of the lower course of the Loire River. The upland reaches an altitude of 285 m and is made up of granite, quartzite, and shale, forming a broad arch that has greatly deteriorated from erosion. Oak forests predominate.

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Chapter five ("The Poet and the Environment")--for this reader, the most original and most exciting chapter of all--offers readings of poems that engage with environmental history: Baif's "La Ninfe Bievre" (about the river's pollution by chemicals used by the Gobelin family of dyers) and Ronsard's "Elegie XIII" (about the selling off and destruction of the Gatine forest).
They are two of four winners from a first-crop of 56 foals sired by the 2008 Prix d'Isapahan hero, who stands at Haras de la Gatine for [euro]3,000.
En Gatine potevina (actual departamento de Dos-Sevres), la aparceria se distinguia de la borderie por los aperos.
En Gatine potevina (actual departamento de Dos-Sevres), la <<aparceria>> se distingue de la borderie por los aperos (6).
Au XIe siecle, dans son Ars lectoria, Aimeri de Gatine affirme que ante uocales debilitatur aspiratio, tandis qu'apres les quatre consonnes plurimum h asperius sonet (AIMERICVS, Ars, 1, 20 REIJNDERS):
Elegie contre les bucherons de la forest de Gastine (1565; Elegy against the woodcutters of Gatine [=Gastine], a fragment)
81) In a sonnet taken from Ronsard's Amours, published in 1552, the poet carries on a dialogue with the Gatine forest, also introduced as his secretary, and the Loire river:
Contract notice: Implementation of infrastructure control and additional assistance missions for the gatine tunnel security operation way europe in angouleme (16).
Implementing agency : SMC du Haut Val de Sevre et Sud Gatine
Quantity or scope: The benefits will last seven sectors - Gatineau (communal plots) - Gatine (municipal and private plots) - Le Bon Puits (municipal and private plots) - Departmental road RD 38bis (departmental plots) - Artisanal Zone Floor of (municipal and intermunicipal plots) - Private Plots soft marsh (subject to the agreement of the owners) - Points of isolated settlements on private and public land.