Marias

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Marias

(mərī`əz), river, c.210 mi (340 km) long, rising in several branches in NW Montana near the Continental Divide and flowing SE to the Missouri River near Fort Benton. It receives the Teton River. The Marias is used for irrigation. Tiber Dam (completed 1956), located in the lower course, is part of the Missouri River basin project.
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A hurricane warning is in effect in coastal areas from San Blas to the tourist city Mazatlan, as well as Las Islas Marias.
The storm also battered the Islas Marias, a group of Mexican islands about 60 miles off the mainland that include a nature preserve and a federal prison.
Se distribuye al oeste del rio Missouri y en la region suroeste de los Estados Unidos de America (Shelley, 2002), asi como en los estados mexicanos de Baja California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Ciudad de Mexico, Durango, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit (Islas Marias), Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas y Zacatecas (Pocock, 1895-1910; Shelley, 2002; Cupul-Magana, 2013; Fig.
S.), Archipielago San Lorenzo, San Pedro Martir (Sonora), Isla San Jose e Islas Marias (Nayarit) formaron un grupo comun y diferente del resto de localidades al tener mayor densidad del pez.
List of coastal fishes of Islas Marias archipelago, Mexico, with comments on taxonomic composition, biogeography, and abundance.
La Isla Isabel se encuentra en el Pacifico central de Mexico, aproximadamente a 28 km de la costa de Nayarit y 61,5 km al sureste de las Islas Marias (21[degrees]50'35,26"N, 105[degrees]53'06,47"W) en el noroeste de Mexico.
Sandra is centered about 150 miles (240 kilometers) southwest of Las Islas Marias, Mexico, and is moving north at 10 mph (17 kph).