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The volcano Mount Vesuvius buried the towns of Pompeii andHerculaneum in the year 79.
West Lake Okiboji, Iowa To the south of that is Blackhawk Lake, Lake View, Iowa
The area along the Tiber was a good place to settle because it had villages near the river, the rolling land had rich soil that was good for farming, and it also had natural resources such as wood and stone for building. The inland location and hilly country protected settlers of Rome from enemies.
has mount katmai did any damage
The volcanic mountain Haleakala is on the island of Maui, Hawaii, near 20.7° North latitude. (More precisely, it is located at 20°42′35″N, 156°15′12″W in central Maui.)
Indeed they are. Misconceptions rise about the same geographicfeatures. Like most names, the Rocky mountains was shortened to theRockies because people were too lazy to just say Rocky mountainsand instead said the Rockies, which leads to misconceptions likethis. Similarly, the Canadian Rockies ...
Mountain-building is a result of continental collision, sodestructive plate boundaries. One plate is destroyed by subductionbelow the other, which undergoes compression, buckling and upliftas the collision continues. This is happening at present in Asia,raising the Himalayan Mountains.
The salinity in isolated seas and salt-water lakes (for example,the Dead Sea) can be considerably greater. SO there's a highsalinity in the Dead Sea. :D
Montana and Missouri are west of the Mississippi River. The riverruns through Minnesota and forms part of its eastern border.
Haleakala is on the island of Maui and makes up the majority of theisland.
Gia Island near the west coast of Africa.
The Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic to the North.
The growth of the civilization of ancient Egypt.
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emus . EMUS?? :-) I dare say there might be some emus there, but mostof "what" lives by the R. Thames is "who" - they are calledLondoners!
Humans had visited the Galapagos Islands as far back as the firstdocumented visit by the Bishop of Panama in 1535 (almost 300 yearsearlier) . There have been finds of Incan artifacts, but not ofsettlements, so they might not have had permanent homes there.
A volcanic crater is a generally circular shaped depression.
The Prime Meridian- Straight line, runs through Greenwhich,England, is 0 degrees longitude, splits the world into Eastern andWestern Hemispheres. The International Date Line- Much less of a Straight Line, runsthrough middle of the Pacific Ocean (Kind of), is where the day"switches" from one to...
yes, in fact Connecticut was one of the first states to start the gold rush.
River Tees , river in northeastern England, rising onCross Fell in the northern Pennines and flowing 70 miles (110 km)east to the North Sea. It forms the boundary between the historiccounties of Yorkshire and Durham. In its upper course the Teesflows in a typical Pennines dale (valley) where high...
The three longest rivers of Poland are: . Vistula (pl. Wisła ) - 1047 km, entirely within Poland;flows through the capital city Warsaw, among many others; thelongest river emptying into the Baltic Sea; . Oder (pl. Odra ) - 854.3 km, of which 742 km in Poland,the rest in the Czech Republic and...
Many problems accompany the project from the proposal to thefinish. The early disputes stressed on the economic and technicalfactors. It was generally accepted that these two factors could notsupport the construction of the project and the problem ofmigration was hard to be settled. After 1980s, by...
Pack into its front pouch pocket for storage.
It started in Colombia 25 million years ago. it was active about 25million years - 18 million years ago.
Pros are only one, where you are utilizing the complete space, Cons, this is what u need to worry little bit. In emergency's u have to run for more space. Mobile/laptop will not hang if u keep enough space as empty. Loafing time also will decrease.
mesopotamia was on the other side of the world, so it didn't. Egyptwas by mountains which isolated them together.
African countriestraversed by the equator are:. São Tomé and Príncipe. Gabon. Republic of the Congo. Democratic Republic of Congo. Uganda. Kenya. Somalia. .
Mississippi is in the southeastern part of the US and has 82counties. It has a couple of major cities, some of which areJackson, Biloxi, Gulfport, and Southhaven (none of which are majorcities in the US, though). It also has many rivers, the largest ofwhich are: the Mississippi River, Pearl River,...
Well, it starts in the English Channel and goes through Paris, Rouen, and Troyes. It ends near Dijon. No it doesn't. The source of the River Seine is at Sainte-Seine-L'Abbaye in the Côte d'Or, it flows down through Troyes, Melun, Paris, Rouen and flows into the Atlantic Ocean at Le Havre http:/...
The Hōei Eruption of Mount Fuji started on December 16, 1707 andended about January 1, 1708 during the Edo period
the area around the Pacific Ocean. It has a port.
yes through surface run-off or groundwater flow
More particles in the air block sunlight and energy making the area around the eruption cooler. . Thermal property gives rise to more hot springs and attracts tourists. Mount Pinatubo was a major eruption several years ago. The eruption caused some of the lowest temperatures of the past several...
Predominantly due to friction. Major earthquakes (the ones you hearabout on the news) occur at collision (where two tectonic platesare smashing together) and conservative (where two plates slideside-by-side) boundaries. Rocks (which obviously make up tectonic plates) can undergo twotypes of...
There's no city there. That point is in southern Uruguay, about 60 miles north of the center of Montevideo.
There is no specific place per se, but the location of bowen islandis located in British Columbia. Vancouver, specifically.
Berens river, Winnipeg river, Black duck river.
There are several bird species that are found in River Thames, including The Mute Swan, The Canada Goose, The Mallard Duck, The Greylag Goose, The Great Crested Grebe, The Coot, The Grey Heron and The Moorhen. You can also find mammals such as The Water Vole, The Otter and The American Mink.
Kings Mountain, the highest mountain in the US state of Utah is adormant volcano. It is often termed as a super-volcano. This isbecause millions of years ago i.e the time when Kings mountain wasan active volcano, its frequent eruptions measured more than awhopping 13,00 feet.
This is near the mountain " Cerro Las Tórtolas " on the Chile-Argentina border, which has a peak elevation of 20,200 feet (6160 m).
In 1531 the Spanish explorer Diego de Ordaz voyaged up the river,and that same year another Spanish explorer, Antonio de Berrio,descended the Casanare and Meta rivers and then descended theOrinoco to its mouth. Alexander von Humboldt would later explorethe Orinoco basin extensively.
California,Australia,Asia,Latin America and north america
Vesuvius is about 1,000 feet deep and 2,000 feet across.
Both. While most of the landmass of Earth is made of igneous andmetamorphic rocks, most of the rocks that we can actually see (i.e.those on the surface) are sedimentary. Sedimentary rocks are formedfrom deposition by forces like rivers, waves and glaciers.Sediment, however, comes from eroded...
Indonesian birth rates may be attributed to the high quantity of rice comsumed by the populace, while German birth rates are affected by beer and spirit comsumption. Death rates in both areas are the result of totalitarian regimes, including nazism, buddhism, and chauvinism.
Mainly salt water, excluding things like sea life.
Deserted River Falls in British Columbia is over 600 meters high.
they are big and in the way
Perhaps you are thinking of a sting ray.
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They are not too far apart they bothered lie in the Middle East. They are about 3,000 miles apart. Hope this helped!
There are tours of the Erie Canal and pleasure boats.
Niagara Falls is located in New York and Canada. Horseshoe falls is in Canada and Niagara Falls is in New York.
for land mass i'd say russia and for population china.
This question refers to the United States Navy aircraft carriers ofthe USS Lexington and Saratoga. These two carrier were by away fromport at Pearl Harbor during the Japanese assault on December 7th1941.
Greek geographer Ptolemy created a grid system and listed thecoordinates for places throughout the known world in his book Geography . Anyway, Lines of latitude measure north-south position between thepoles. The equator is defined as 0 degrees, the North Pole is 90degrees north, and the South Pole...
Science cannot predict when earthquakes will occur, nor in anyparticular place. What they can do is look at the record of whatearthquakes have occured and where and produce statistics that sayif this pattern continues then it is likely there will be aneathquake of this kind of magnitude in this area...
Residential land use means land which has had a dwelling erectedupon it for human habitation. Zoning laws can restrict how manydwellings and how much land for each dwelling, and other criteria,and determine how many dwelling units (apartments) are allowed, andso forth.
Technically, there are more than one body of water separatingEngland and Finland: the North Sea, which is closest to England;and the Baltic Sea, which is closer to Finland.
Yes, it depends on the depth and lengths on both sides of the river
There is no difference. Stratovolcano is just another way of sayingcomposite. Composite volcanoes are very explosive and the mostdangorous (also very big). Example: Mount vesuvius and Mount St.Helens
3 (named lakes)- Canada Pond, Mashapaug Pond, and Cunliff Lake
The continents have not stayed in the same place because of theshifting of plate tectonics going past each other or crashing intoeach other. The process took millions of years.
well, that depends on the movie that you are talking about. So fornow, your question is unanswerable