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or Sarema
, Swed. Ösel, Rus. Ezel, 1,048 sq mi (2,714 sq km), island off the mainland of Estonia, in the Baltic Sea, across the mouth of the Gulf of Riga. It is irregular in shape and has a level terrain.
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In early June, the Estonian Road Administration (Maanteeamet), the authority responsible for Saaremaa's transport links with the mainland, declared the award of a Public Service Obligation (PSO) route between Tallinn Lennart Meri and Kuressaare invalid, leaving it unclear who would operate the route.
The first absolute gravity campaign at three points (Suurupi, Toravere and Kuressaare) was conducted in 1995 with the free-fall gravimeter JILAg-5 operated by Finnish Geodetic Institute (Sildvee 1998).
According to Incap, the manufacture and assembly of the products will take place in its factory in Kuressaare, Estonia.
The stunning IT specialist said: "Peter and I got married in my hometown of Kuressaare in Estonia last year.
This spring Kuressaare will close its city centre to cars and make space for pedestrians, cyclists, traders, artists, poets and soup-makers.
Before composting, the wastewater sludge is treated with methane fermentation in the wastewater treatment plants in Tallinn, Narva, and Kuressaare. In the Tartu treatment plant, methane fermentation is still being adjusted.
In autumn 2013 Eesti Pank sold a property with two buildings in Kuressaare for 550,000 euros to Arensburg OU, which runs the Arensburg Hotel near to the former central bank property.
Rankis // Proceedings of 5th International Symposium "Topical Problems in the Field of Electrical and Power Engineering", Kuressaare, Estonia, January 14-19, 2008.--Kuressaare: Tallinn University of Technology, 2008.--PP.
These were first and foremost territorial centres that covered the entire territory of the mainland bishopric (later Kuressaare in Saaremaa was added).
XXVI International Baltic Road Conference on 28-30 August 2006 in Kuressaare. Six main themes dominated in the presentations at the XXVI International Baltic Road Conference in 2006 in Kuressaare.
Ivar Kaasik, born 1965 in Kuressaare / Estonia, 1983 - 1992 he studied at Estonian Academy of Art, 1989/1990 he studied at the University of Art and Design Halle/Saale, 1992 he graduated from the Estonian Academy of Arts / Diploma of Art, works have been exhibited internationally since 1988, since twenty years he works in Kuressaare and Berlin.