Grobina | Article about Grobina by The Free Dictionary
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a city in Liepaja Raion, Latvian SSR. Located 11 km to the east of Liepaja. It has a canning factory and a logging and timber distribution establishment. The first historical record of Grobina dates to the middle of the 13th century; it has been a city since 1695. Ruins of a 13th-century castle have been preserved.
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References in periodicals archive
Visual impact assessment of wind turbines and their farms on landscape of Kretinga region (Lithuania) and Grobina
townscape (Latvia), Journal of Environmental Engineering and Landscape Management 23(1): 39-49.
The representatives included Atif Rafique (DFID), Joene Simpson (DFID), Dan Rohrmann (Country representative UNICEF), and Euphrates Grobina
JK Energy director Juris Kajaks was also involved in construction of Latvia's largest onshore wind farm in Grobina
, outside of Liepaja.
Assessment of visual effect on Kretinga and Grobina
townscape, and regional villages