Graciosa


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Graciosa

(gräsēô`zə), island (1991 pop. 5,600), 24 sq mi (62 sq km), Angra do Heroísmo dist., in the N Atlantic, one of the central AzoresAzores
, Port. Açores [Port.,=hawks], islands (1991 pop. 241,592), 905 sq mi (2,344 sq km), and autonomous region of Portugal, in the Atlantic Ocean, c.900 mi (1,448 km) W of mainland Portugal.
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. The chief town is Santa Cruz.
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La Graciosa presume de un paisaje volcanico y playas de aguas turquesas.
La Graciosa is also a fantastic site for scuba diving, giving you the chance to view scenery below the waves.
(2002), who proposed an elastic model with two possible locations of the Azores triple junction: along the extension of the TR at the same latitude as Graciosa Island or on the Faial fracture zone at the same latitude as Faial Island.
This investment will have truly transformative impact far beyond Graciosa. Recharge is helping to create a whole new renewable energy asset class that will drive the implementation of low carbon and low cost technologies around the globe, said Younicos CEO Stephen L.
Mark Johnston is the man to follow at Beverley as both Anabel and Donna Graciosa have strong claims.
TOMORROW BEVERLEY: 1.50 Gamesters Lad, 2.20 Anabel, 2.50 Stardrifter, 3.25 Zaza Zest, 4.00 Donna Graciosa, 4.35 Rosina, 5.05 Clouds Rest, 5.35 Best Boy.
They are 3-4 when teaming up at the track so far this season and Cape Lion (7.20) and Donna Graciosa (9.00) look worth backing.
The Clouds, Aerosol, and Precipitation in the Marine Boundary Layer (CAP-MBL) deployment at Graciosa Island in the Azores generated a 21-month (April 2009December 2010) comprehensive dataset documenting clouds, aerosols, and precipitation using the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program (ARM) Mobile Facility (AMF).
LA COMEDIENNE-CHANTEUSE ROSA RODRIGUEZ: UNE GRACIOSA DANS LES DRAMES LYRIQUES MADRILENES (1720-1746)
Take the pretty little northern port of Orzola, for example, departure point for the ferry to La Graciosa. It is famed for its busy harbourside restaurants, most of which offer an impressive range of fresh fish dishes and remarkably good value.
A 47-year-old man and an 11-year-old girl drowned in the Canary Islands when they were swept away by waves on La Graciosa island on Thursday, AP quoted the regional government as saying in a statement Friday.
In the 1970s, archaeological investigations at Graciosa Bay (Nendo) and Pamua (Makira) (Figure 1) brought to light strong material evidence of a Spanish presence in the Solomon Islands (Allen 1976; Allen & Green 1972; Kaschko 1979).