Madre de Dios


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Madre de Dios

(mäd`rā thā dyōs), river, c.700 mi (1,130 km) long, rising in the Andes of SE Peru and flowing NE through NW Bolivia to the Beni River. It is a major artery of NW Bolivia, but frequent rapids make its lower course only partly navigable. It drains a rubber-producing region.

Madre de Dios

 

a river in South America, a left tributary of the Beni (Amazon system). Length, approximately 1,450 km; basin area, approximately 110,000 sq km. The river rises in the Andes (Cordillera de Carabaya), in southeastern Peru. For most of its course the Madre de Dios flows through northern Bolivia. At the mouth the width is up to 1,400 m. High water is from December through May. The river is navigable by small craft for a distance of 1,000 km from the mouth.

Madre de Dios

a river in NE South America, rising in SE Peru and flowing northeast to the Beni River in N Bolivia. Length: about 965 km (600 miles)
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Notes on bird species in bamboo in northern Madre de Dios, Peru including the first Peruvian record of Acre Tody-Tyrant (Hemitriccus cohnhafti).
According to the DRFFS, as of 2017 Madre de Dios had 1 123 Brazil nut concessions registered outside of protected areas, while SERNANP reported 85 conc essions in the Reserve and 13 in the buffer zone of the adjacent Bahuaja Sonene National Park.
Se utilizaron 19 muestras de suero de felinos silvestres adultos; 13 jaguares (Panthera onca) y 6 pumas (Puma concolor), provenientes de la Concesion de Conservacion Rio Los Amigos (Los Amigos) (n=2) y la Reserva Nacional Tambopata/Parque Nacional Buhuaja Sonene (RNTMB/ PNBS) de Madre de Dios (n=17) (Figura 1).
Madre de Dios, the Kansas-sized region in the Amazon forest on the border with Brazil and Bolivia, has been described as "la periferia de las periferias" (the edge of the edge).
"We're the ones who have been fighting to protect the Amazon the longest," Julio Cusurichi, the chief of the indigenous federation FENAMAD in Madre de Dios, said in an interview.
Determination of distributed generation poles from agricultural residual biomass in Madre de Dios, Peru
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Por ejemplo, como veremos, a nivel subnacional, la negativa del presidente regional de Madre de Dios para aplicar la regulacion correspondiente parece responder a este patron pues cuenta con gran apoyo electoral por parte de los mineros artesanales.
Cjuno is the owner of a bar in the Mazuko mining region of Peru's Madre de Dios department.
Gracias a las gestiones de Manuel Ramos Medina una copia de dicho archivo se encuentra en el Centro de Estudios de Historia de Mexico CARSO y este mismo historiador publico hace algunos anos la unica cronica de la orden en Mexico, la de fray Agustin de la Madre de Dios, hasta entonces inedita; recientemente el mismo Manuel Ramos saco a la luz un importante estudio sobre el Carmelo novohispano (2).
I trained as a nurse but took a job in research in Puerto Maldonado in the Amazon region of Peru, on the Madre de Dios river, a tributary of the Amazon.
Maria, la Madre de Dios)--, y otro en el que se explaya hablando de la fertilidad del celibato.