Results for: Maracaibo

When was Maracaibo Venezuela founded?

Maracaibo was founded in 1529 by Ambrosius Ehinger on the westernside of Lake Maracaibo which is the dominant feature of theoil-rich Maracaibo Basin. Favoured by prevailing wi (MORE)
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What types of fish are in Lake Maracaibo?

Lake Maracaibo in Venezuela is home to several species of fish. Thecurimatidae, creagrutus maracaiboensis, cynopotomus venezuelae, andmylossoma acanthogaster are just a few.

What is the size of 'Lake Maracaibo'?

It occupies an area of 5,130 sq mi (13,280 sq km), extending southward for 130 mi (210 km) from the Gulf of Venezuela and reaching a width of 75 mi (121 km). Many rivers flow (MORE)

Why is Lake Maracaibo important?

Lake Maracaibo acts as a major shipping route to the ports of Maracaibo and Cabimas, plus it supports over 20,000 fishermen who depend on fishing in the lake for their livelyh (MORE)
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What are the release dates for Maracaibo - 1958?

Maracaibo - 1958 was released on: USA: 21 May 1958 Sweden: 22 November 1958 France: 8 December 1958 Austria: January 1959 West Germany: January 1959 Finland: 23 J (MORE)