La Palma


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La Palma

an island in the N Atlantic, in the NW Canary Islands: administratively part of Spain. Chief town: Santa Cruz de la Palma. Pop.: 85 547 (2002 est.). Area: 725 sq. km (280 sq. miles)
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When you fancy some down time, La Palma boasts an array of distinctive jet-black beaches.
Factores como el cultivo en tierras no aptas, una politica impulsada por subsidios y apoyos gubernamentales, carente de apoderamiento, el desconocimiento de los requerimientos de manejo, asistencia tecnica y ausencia de cultura de la palma; asi como, la no incorporacion de la realidad de los agricultores, se cuentan como los principales argumentos para el abandono o sustitucion de este cultivo.
Ex-Manchester May 7 from pounds 149pp (two sharing) inc transfers and flights LA PALMA 7 nights all-inclusive at 5* La Palma Princess.
A fish farm in southern Spain called Veta la Palma is proving that an environmentally friendly fish farm is not just a figment of a daydreaming environmentalist's imagination.
La Palma is called OLa Isla Bonita,O but these days, a raging wild fire is anything but beautiful.