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Tacaná

(täkänä`), volcano, 13,333 ft (4,064 m) high, on the Mexico-Guatemala boundary; second highest peak in Central America. Major eruptions occurred in 1855 and 1878.
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The Tacana dwell in amazonian Bolivia (Iturralde Province, La Paz Department) at the base of the last foothills of the eastern Andes.
El valle de Motozintla se encuentra rodeado por altas montanas aridas y erosionadas que han provocado desastrosas inundaciones; cercano al volcan Tacana, tambien sufre los efectos de los temblores y la erupcion del volcan Santa Maria en 1902.
I was told that they were placed there hundreds of years ago by Tacana ancestors as a sign to visitors this was a peaceful community and that guests needn't fear harm.
Al leer sus historias, uno puede caer en la tentacion de pensar que esta frente a un grupo de gente tacana y tediosa.
Of the nine projects in the Bank's US$400-million portfolio in Guatemala, five involve work in San Marcos, the country's second-largest department, a mountainous region on the border with Mexico, and home to Mam-speaking indigenous Maya people, as well as Guatemala's two largest volcanoes, Tajamulco and Tacana.
Bien que leur discours singularise par ailleurs les differentes ethnies voisines (Yuracare, Trinitarios, Tacana et Movima essentiellement), les Chimane les presentent clairement comme se trouvant dans une situation fondamentalement semblable a la leur par rapport aux Boliviens, dont la position est reellement exterieure.
Nandi (T4), Navaho (E2, L3), Nyangatom (T4, T6-7), Ocaina (B14, K6), Paiute [Northern and Southern] (N5), Papago (B14, K6, N6, M2), Pima (K6, M2), Polynesian [Proto-] (H3), Quiche (M2, M8), Sacapultec (M2), Samoan (S19), Seri (K6, M2), Shipibo (K6), Shoshoni (NS), Tacana (K6), Tarahumara (B33-4), Tepehua (M2), Tikopia (M22), Tlapanec (B14, M2, K6), Ute (N5), Vietnamese (B13, N3), Yucuna (B14, K6), Yupik (B14, K6), Zapatec (B14, K6).
For the moment, the project is based in Tacana, a border town some 80 miles north of Tecun Uman.
Contract awarded for improving water system gravity of cherry trees colonia village el rosario, tacana san marcos
Cruceros Diversas rutas turisticas: del cafe, del cacao turisticos (Tuxtla Chico y Cacahoatan), zonas plataneras (Tapachula), zona arqueologica de Izapa (Tuxtla Chico), volcan Tacana (Union Juarez), manglares de la Laguna de Pozuelos, barra de Zacapulco, parques ecoturisticos y ciudad de Tapachula.
2009: Chemical and isotopic compositions of thermal springs, fumaroles and bubbling gases at Tacana Volcano (Mexico-Guatemala): implications for volcanic surveillance.