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  1. Constitutional Environment and Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Study

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    Zhang, Wei

    2012-01-01

    Australia Austria Bangladesh Barbados Belgium Belize BoliviaAustralia Austria Bangladesh Barbados Belgium Belize BoliviaAustralia Austria Bangladesh Barbados Belgium Belize Bolivia

  2. WHO REPORT ON THE GLOBAL TOBACCO EPIDEMIC, 2013

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    WHO World Health Organization

    2013-01-01

    Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada,Argentina*, Australia, Barbados, Bhutan, Brazil*, BruneiArgentina Bahamas Barbados Belize Bolivia (Plurinational

  3. Empowering Women: The Role of Economic Development, Political Culture and Institutional Design in the World’s Societies

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    Alexander, Amy C.

    2007-01-01

    Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Bolivia, Botswana, Bulgaria,75 th Argentina, Bahamas Barbados, Belize Bolivia, BrazilUnited States Argentina, Barbados, Bolivia, Botswana,

  4. Indigenous Anthropology Beyond Barbados

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    Stefano Varese, Guillermo Delgado and Rodolfo meyer

    2008-01-01

    Anthropologies. Beyond Barbados. Stefano Varese, Guillermoarenas. Spearheaded by the 1971 Barbados Group of dissidentMeeting of the Group of Barbados; Barbados II) demanded the

  5. WHO Report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2011: Warning about the dangers of tobacco

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    WHO

    2011-01-01

    Albania, Australia, Barbados*, Bhutan, Burkina Faso*,countries (Bahamas, Barbados, Iran, Panama, and Trinidad andArgentina Bahamas Barbados Belize Bolivia (Plurinational

  6. SIT Workshops 1995 2011 Page 1 of 17

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    , MD General Standards and Conformity Assessment Antigua & Barbuda Bahamas Barbados Dominica Grenada Barbados Belize Bolivia Chile Colombia Costa Rica Dominica Ecuador El Salvador Grenada Guatemala Guyana

  7. WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2015: Raising taxes on tobacco

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    World Health Organization

    2015-01-01

    Argentina, Australia, Barbados, Bhutan, Brazil, BruneiII From 15% to 19.9% Barbados Less than 15% Belize BoliviaArgentina Bahamas** Barbados WHO REPORT ON THE GLOBAL

  8. Sandia Energy - SNL-ESSC (Sandia National Laboratories - Extreme...

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    and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana...

  9. OPEN DOORS REPORT: INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AT FAU --FALL 2011 Data (Includes F, J, and other non-immigrant visa classifications)

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    Marques, Oge

    )-Undergrad 3 4110 Barbados (BB)-Undergrad 1 4210 Belize (BH)-Undergrad 2 4310 Bolivia (BL)-Undergrad 1 4315

  10. Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record

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    Mahowald, Natalie M; Zender, C. S.; Luo, C.; Savoie, D.; Torres, O.; del Corral, J.

    2002-01-01

    UNDERSTANDING THE 30-YEAR BARBADOS DESERT DUST Moulin, C. ,on mineral dust in the Barbados trade winds, Nature, 320,Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record, J.

  11. Barbados-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap...

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    Barbados-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap and Strategy Jump to: navigation, search Name Barbados-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap...

  12. Society to 2050 AD: Anthropological Forecasts Extrapolating Correlates of Modernization

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    Denton, Trevor

    2008-01-01

    Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium BelizeBahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium BelizeBahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize

  13. Belize-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap...

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    Belize-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap and Strategy Jump to: navigation, search Name Belize-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap and...

  14. Strain decoupling across the decollement of the Barbados accretionary prism

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    Housen, Bernie

    Strain decoupling across the decollement of the Barbados accretionary prism Bernard A. Housen susceptibility (AMS) data from sediments spanning the basal decollement of the Barbados accre- tionary prism show results indicate that the incremental strain state in the Barbados prism is one domi- nated

  15. Documenting Belize marine biodiversity, Palomares and Pauly78 DOCUMENTING THE MARINE BIODIVERSITY OF BELIZE

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    Pauly, Daniel

    Documenting Belize marine biodiversity, Palomares and Pauly78 DOCUMENTING THE MARINE BIODIVERSITY OF BELIZE THROUGH FISHBASE AND SEALIFEBASE1 Maria Lourdes D. Palomares and Daniel Pauly Sea Around Us; m.palomares@fisheries.ubc.ca ABSTRACT There is a large body of published material available

  16. International reserves management and the current account

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    Aizenman, Joshua

    2007-01-01

    Azerbaijan Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Bosnia & Herzegovinaand Barbuda Argentina Barbados Belize Botswana Chile CostaKingdom of Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin

  17. Youth Sexual Risk-Taking in Latin America: Implications for Public Health and Policy in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala

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    Dunning, Denise Raquel

    2012-01-01

    evidence from Chile, Barbados, Guatemala, and Mexico,evidence from Chile, Barbados, Guatemala, and Mexico,evidence from Chile, Barbados, Guatemala, and Mexico,

  18. Non-sea-salt sulfate and nitrate in trade wind aerosols at Barbados: Evidence for long-range transport

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    Savoie, Dennis L; Prospero, Joseph M; Saltzman, Eric S

    1989-01-01

    878, 1977. and Nitrate at Barbados Kendall, M. G. , and A.in the trade winds at Barbados' Impact of the Africanand J. in the and Nitrate at Barbados Savoie, D. L. , J. M.

  19. DISTRIBUTION OF THECAMOEBIANS (TESTATE AMOEBAE) IN SMALL LAKES AND PONDS, BARBADOS, WEST INDIES

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    Patterson, Timothy

    DISTRIBUTION OF THECAMOEBIANS (TESTATE AMOEBAE) IN SMALL LAKES AND PONDS, BARBADOS, WEST INDIES and ephemeral lakes and ponds on Barbados, West Indies, are characterized by low numbers of individuals and low

  20. Belize: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYorkColoradoBelcher Homes Jump to:OAS CellulosicBelize:

  1. Estimating recharge thresholds in tropical karst island aquifers: Barbados, Puerto Rico and Guam

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    Banner, Jay L.

    Estimating recharge thresholds in tropical karst island aquifers: Barbados, Puerto Rico and Guam in tropical island aquifers, such as Barbados, Guam and Puerto Rico, are significantly influenced by tropical of rainfall. The karst aquifers on Barbados, Guam and Puerto Rico have similar rainwater and groundwater

  2. Decollement depth versus accretionary prism dimension in the Apennines and the Barbados

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    De´collement depth versus accretionary prism dimension in the Apennines and the Barbados Sabina] Along representative cross sections of the Apennines and the Northern Barbados accretionary prisms, we´collement than the oceanic sections of the Northern Barbados, 6­10 km depth and

  3. Relation between permeability and effective stress along a plate-boundary fault, Barbados accretionary complex

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    Fisher, Andrew

    Relation between permeability and effective stress along a plate-boundary fault, Barbados is accessible to drilling beneath the toe of the Barbados accretionary com- plex. Ocean Drilling Program (ODP of the deforma- tion front of the Barbados accretionary complex (Fig. 1). The decollement zone sep- arates

  4. Organic nitrogen in aerosols and precipitation at Barbados and Miami: Implications regarding sources, transport

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    Hansell, Dennis

    Organic nitrogen in aerosols and precipitation at Barbados and Miami: Implications regarding time series sites: Barbados and Miami. WSON total deposition rates ranged from 17.9 mmol m-2 yr-1 to 49), Organic nitrogen in aerosols and precipitation at Barbados and Miami: Implications regarding sources

  5. Low-salinity pools at Barbados, West Indies: Their origin, frequency, and variability

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    1 Low-salinity pools at Barbados, West Indies: Their origin, frequency, and variability Peter S-temperature recorders moored off the west coast of Barbados, West Indies, from May 1996 to November 1997 revealed radium 228/226 activity ratios of ~1, consistent with previous measurements in Barbados of water

  6. Regional geology of nuclear Central America and petroleum prospects of Belize

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    Rao, P.R.; Nair, K.M.; Ramanathan, R.

    1989-03-01

    The subsurface stratigraphy and structural evolution of nuclear Central American are reviewed in the light of new data from Belize. The northern Belize Corozal basin is the southern continuation of the Yucatan platform of Mexico and the eastern extension of the Peten basin of Mexico and Guatemala. The southern Belize basin is contiguous with the Chapayal basin of Guatemala.

  7. Postglacial vegetation and climate dynamics in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, central

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    Patterson, Timothy

    Postglacial vegetation and climate dynamics in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, central coastal, H. M. 2009. Postglacial vegetation and climate dynamics in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, central ABSTRACT: A pollen-based study from Tiny Lake in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex of central coastal

  8. The Right to Life with Dignity: Economic and Social Rights Respect in the World

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    Kolp, Felicity Ann

    2010-01-01

    Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium BelizeRep. Albania Georgia Belgium Barbados Serbia and MontenegroIsrael Belgium Denmark Barbados Bulgaria France Hungary

  9. Temporal variability of the elemental composition of African dust measured in trade wind aerosols at Barbados and Miami

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    at Barbados and Miami John Michael Trapp, Frank J. Millero, Joseph M. Prospero University of Miami variability of the elemental composition of aerosol samples collected in the Trade Winds at Barbados and Miami

  10. Impact of North Brazil Current rings on local circulation and coral reef fish recruitment to Barbados, West Indies

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    Paris-Limouzy, Claire B.

    to Barbados, West Indies R.K. Cowena, S. Sponauglea, C.B. Parisa, J.L. Fortunaa, K.M.M. Lwizab, and S. Dorseyc of the flow environment around the island of Barbados indicated frequent occurrence of strong current can remain quite coherent as they pass the Tobago-Barbados ridge. Further, the flow direction

  11. The Decline of the Sea Urchin, Tripneustes ventricosus, Fishery of Barbados: A Survey of Fishermen and Consumers

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    The Decline of the Sea Urchin, Tripneustes ventricosus, Fishery of Barbados: A Survey of Fishermen. The depopulation of T. ventricosus oc curred along the south and southeast coasts of Barbados in the late 1970's- In Barbados, West Indies, a local but economically important fishery for the sea urchin Tripneustes

  12. Geochemical evidence for African dust inputs to soils of western Atlantic islands: Barbados, the Bahamas, and Florida

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    Geochemical evidence for African dust inputs to soils of western Atlantic islands: Barbados of Barbados, the Florida Keys, and the Bahamas. Potential soil parent materials in this region, external to the carbonate substrate, include volcanic ash from the island of St. Vincent (near Barbados), volcanic ash from

  13. Understanding the long-term variability of African dust transport across the Atlantic as recorded in both Barbados surface

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    in both Barbados surface concentrations and large-scale Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) optical performed at Barbados since 1966, along with the Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) and Meteosat dust years of common operation. This demonstrates that the Barbados dust record is representative of the year

  14. Conservation of Antillean manatees in the Drowned Cayes area of Belize 

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    Sullivan, Caryn Self

    2009-05-15

    , spearheaded by Lionel ?Chocolate? Heredia and CZMA&I, pushed for a Marine Protected Area centered on Swallow Caye, an area they knew as a hotspot for manatee viewing near Belize City. Lobbying efforts by these local stakeholders resulted in the legislation... (SCWS), a manatee refuge established near Belize City in 2002. SWALLOW CAYE WILDLIFE SANCTUARY By my first visit to in Belize in 1998, Lionel "Chocolate" Heredia, a local manatee tour guide from Caye Caulker, had been lobbying for a Marine...

  15. Preliminary Study of Pesticide Drift into the Maya Mountain Protected Areas of Belize

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    Kaiser, Kristine

    2011-01-01

    Drift into the Maya Mountain Protected Areas of BelizeProtected Areas of the Maya Mountains rely heavily on theinto the nearby Maya Mountain Protected Areas occurred by

  16. POST-GLACIAL CLIMATE AND VEGETATION CHANGE IN THE SEYMOUR-BELIZE INLET COMPLEX, CENTRAL COASTAL BRITISH

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    Patterson, Timothy

    POST-GLACIAL CLIMATE AND VEGETATION CHANGE IN THE SEYMOUR-BELIZE INLET COMPLEX, CENTRAL COASTAL in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex of the central mainland British Columbia coast, document post-glacial changes reveals that the late Holocene climate of the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex has been variable. Following

  17. Beyond Elite Control: Water Management at Caracol, Belize. A thesis presented by

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    Chen, Yiling

    Beyond Elite Control: Water Management at Caracol, Belize. A thesis presented by Adrian Sylvanus Control: Water Management at Caracol, Belize Abstract Scholars have argued that the ancient Maya elite controlled water and surrounding populations both ritually and literally by maintaining large central

  18. An Energy Overview of Bolivia

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    anon.

    2003-08-13

    The DOE Office of Fossil Energy maintained a web site that was meant to provide useful business- and energy-related information about countries and regions of the world for exporters, project developers, and researchers. The site consisted of more than 130 country pages (organized into seven different world regions), with each country page having its own set of links to information sources about that country. There were also more than 30 Country Energy Overviews at the web site -- each of these was a comprehensive review of a specific country's entire energy situation, including sections on Energy Policy, Oil, Natural Gas, Coal, Hydroelectric/Renewables, Nuclear Power, Energy Transmission Infrastructure, Electricity, Electric Industry Overview, Environmental Activities, Privatization, Trade, and Economic Situation. The specific country highlighted in this Country Energy Overview is Bolivia.

  19. Mapping Belize´s Coastal Mangrove Forests: experiments with conjunctive use of SPOT, L- and X-band SAR and SRTM data. 

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    Marin Herrera, Mario A.

    2010-08-11

    Four experimental classifications of coastal mangroves in Belize were developed using Definiens software using various combinations of SPOT multispectral data and ALOS L-band PALSAR data combined with digital surface models ...

  20. The Use of Language and Culture: Does Speaking a Non-English

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    2008-01-01

    Australia, Austria, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Cambodia,countries include Australia, Barbados, Canada, Ghana, Honglanguage(s) are Australia, Barbados, Canada, Ghana, Hong

  1. South America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico

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    Deal, C.

    1981-10-01

    Summaries of oil and gas drillings, well completions, production, exploratory wells, exploration activity and wildcat drilling were given for South America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico. The countries, islands, etc. included Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward and Windward Islands, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, Surinam, Trinidad and Venezuela. 16 figures, 120 tables. (DP)

  2. Energy Transition Initiative: Island Energy Snapshot - Barbados; U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)

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    2015-06-01

    This profile provides a snapshot of the energy landscape of Barbados, an independent nation in the Lesser Antilles island chain in the eastern Caribbean. Barbados’ electricity rates are approximately $0.28 per kilowatt-hour (kWh), below the Caribbean regional average of $0.33/kWh.

  3. JOUKNAI, OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 98. NO. D7. PAGES 12.673-12.685, JULY 20. 1993 Aerosol Selenium at Bermuda and Barbados

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    Selenium at Bermuda and Barbados W. G.ELLIS,JR.',~, R. ARIMOTO', D.L.SAVOIE~,J. T.MERRILL~,R. A. D U C E ~ ,AND J. M. PROSPBRO~ Daily aerosol samples collected at Bermuda and Barbados as part of the Atmospherc source. Our results indicatedthat a marine biogenicsource of Se accounted for 60-80%of the Se at Barbados

  4. The El Salvadoran refugee move to Belize: a geographic study of refugee migration 

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    McElroy, Charles Scott

    1986-01-01

    THE EL SALVADORAN REFUGEE MOVE TO BELIZE: A GEOGRAPHIC STUDY OF REFUGEE MIGRATION A Thesis by CHARLES SCOTT McELROY Submitted to the Graduate College of Texas AdtM University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree... of MASTER OF SCIENCE August 1986 Major Subject: Geography THE EL SALVADORAN REFUGEE MOVE TO BELIZE: A GEOGRAPHIC STUDY OF REFUGEE MIGRATION A Thesis by Charles Scott McElroy Approved as to style and content by Kenneth L. White (Chairman...

  5. Youth Sexual Risk-Taking in Latin America: Implications for Public Health and Policy in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala

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    Dunning, Denise Raquel

    2012-01-01

    from Chile, Barbados, Guatemala, and Mexico, Studies inpdf10/10wpds_eng.pdf UNICEF. At A Glance: Guatemala.www.unicef.org/infobycountry/guatemala_statistics.html

  6. Late Holocene paleoceanographic evidence of the influence of the Aleutian Low and North Pacific High on circulation in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex,

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    Patterson, Timothy

    High on circulation in the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex, British Columbia, Canada Natalia Va t Foraminiferal and thecamoebian faunas from the Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex (SBIC), a fjord network situated by numerous fjords that reach far inland. The Seymour-Belize Inlet Complex (SBIC) is one of these fjord

  7. Proyecto Arqueológico Taraco: 2006 Excavaciones en Chiripa, Bolivia

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    2008-01-01

    Ancient Titicaca Basin. Tesis doctoral. Departamento deat Lukurmata, Bolivia. Tesis doctoral. Departamento dein the emergence of Tiwanaku. Tesis doctoral. Departmento de

  8. "To make their owne termes": servant rebelliousness and the transitionto slavery in seventeenth-century Barbados and Virginia 

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    Compton, Tonia M

    2001-01-01

    Throughout the seventeenth century the English colonies of Barbados and Virginia relied upon the institution of indentured servitude to meet their labor needs. By the end of the seventeenth century, however, both colonies had come to rely upon...

  9. Evaluating the national HIV counseling and testing (CT) program of St. Lucia: a study to determine coverage, utilization, successes, and gaps in service delivery

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    Asrat, Anjabebu S.

    2010-01-01

    quot;“""°5 ‘ -M ~ Barbados 0 200 Kilometers ‘ .Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada,Tobago 2.6% Guyana 2.4% Barbados 1.5% Jamaica 1.5% Dominican

  10. Bolivia: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental JumpInformationBio-GasIllinois:Energy Authority Jump to:Bolivia: Energy

  11. GENETIC DIVERSITY, POPULATION SUBDIVISION AND GENE FLOW IN MORELET'S CROCODILE (CROCODYLUS MORELETII) FROM BELIZE, CENTRAL

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    Dever, Jennifer A.

    , microsatellites, conservation Suggested Running Head: Gene flow in Morelet's crocodile populations Manuscript, New River and New River Lagoon, may form an important source for genetic variation for smaller. moreletii for other drainages in Belize and will be useful in optimizing future management programs for C

  12. Multi-objective reserve design using MARXAN analysis for protected area conservation in savanna ecosystems in Belize 

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    Fingler, Theresa

    2012-11-28

    Belize has long been considered a leader in conservation within the Mesoamerican region with 36% of its terrestrial area under protection status. However, a gap analysis conducted in 2005 reveal savannas are under-represented by the existing...

  13. Topography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia from kinematic GPS

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    Borsa, Adrian A.; Fricker, Helen A.; Bills, Bruce G.; Minster, Jean-Bernard; Carabajal, Claudia C.; Quinn, Katherine J.

    2008-01-01

    data. Figure 6. SRTM topography of the salar de Uyuni onTopography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia from kinematic GPSUSA Abbreviated title: Topography of the salar de Uyuni,

  14. Energy Transition Initiative: Island Energy Snapshot - Belize; U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)

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    2015-03-01

    This profile provides a snapshot of the energy landscape of Belize, a Central American country bordering Mexico to the north, Guatemala to the west and south, and the Caribbean Sea to the east. Although not an island nation, Belize is included in this energy snapshot series because it is a member of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), an alliance of 15 Caribbean nations in the region.

  15. Abundance and distribution trends of the West Indian manatee in the coastal zone of Belize: implications for conservation. 

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    Auil, Nicole Erica

    2004-09-30

    Coastal zone management (CZM) became a focus for Belize in 1989. An integrated approach has since been taken for coral reef, coastal habitat, and coastal species sustainable use. The first objective of the National Integrated Coastal Zone Management... is intended to provide additional information to apply to endangered species protection and integrated coastal systems management. It is also intended to aid in protected area design and special management area creation for Belize. 3 Study Area...

  16. The City Effect: Urban Institutions, Peripheries and Political Participations in Bolivia

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    Cielo, Maria Cristina Malong

    2010-01-01

    sobre la gestión de agua en Bolivia. ECLAC. Retrieved JulyDespués de las guerras del agua, edited by Carlos Crespo andpara la Gestión Integral de Agua en Bolivia). 2006. El agua,

  17. Governance from Below in Bolivia: A Theory of Local Government with Two Empirical Tests

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    Faguet, Jean-Paul

    2009-01-01

    CBN), Bolivia’s largest brewery. Municipal income is higherby the owner of the brewery and in many ways operated as thehuge. Even though Viacha’s brewery comprises a considerably

  18. Notes on the History and Morphosyntactic Characteristics of Spanish in Northern Belize

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    Balam, Osmer

    2014-12-01

    and backflagging are analyzed as different optimization strategies of CS. Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics, Vol. 35 (2014), 79-94 80 a positive value, especially among post-adolescent speakers (Balam, 2103a). Additionally, community attitudes toward...Kansas Working Papers in Linguistics, Vol. 35 (2014), 79-94 79 Notes on the History and Morphosyntactic Characteristics of Spanish in Northern Belize Osmer Balam University of Florida The current descriptive analysis provides a...

  19. Modeling the topography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia as an equipotential surface of Earth’s gravity field

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    Borsa, Adrian

    2008-01-01

    seismic reflection imaging of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia: Quaternary neotectonics and stratigraphy,

  20. Factors associated with compliance among users of solar water disinfection in rural Bolivia

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    2011-01-01

    Concern International (PCI), implemented the campaign.PCI was well known in the study communities from prior work,SODIS in rural Bolivia. PCI introduced SODIS during an

  1. Backlash in Bolivia: Regional Autonomy as a Reaction against Indigenous Mobilization

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    Eaton, Kent

    2007-01-01

    Seligson, Auditoría de la Democracia: Bolivia 2002 (La Paz:11. Roberto Laserna, La democracia en el Ch’enko (La Paz:Participación Política, Democracia, y Movimientos Indígenas

  2. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    Vol. 2, Elecciones y Democracia en el Ecuador. Quito:Bolivia (1973- 1991)." In Democracia, etnicidad y violenciaAndrés. 1996. "Una democracia ingobernable? : Arreglos

  3. Comparison of the MODIS Active Fire Product and Burned Area Product in Detecting Fire Affected Pixels in the Ecosystems of Belize 2003 - 2009 

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    van, Warmerdam

    2010-11-24

    The MODIS Active Fire Product (AFP) and the Burned Area Product (BAP) were used to analyze the spatial and temporal distribution of fire affected pixels in the ecosystems of Belize from 2003-2009. There was an overall ...

  4. Long-term high frequency measurements of ethane, benzene and methyl chloride at Ragged Point, Barbados: Identification of long-range transport events.

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    Archibald, A. T.; Witham, C. S.; Ashfold, M. J.; Manning, A. J.; O'Doherty, S.; Greally, B. R.; Young, D.; Shallcross, D. E.

    2015-01-01

    Here we present high frequency long-term observations of ethane, benzene and methyl chloride from the AGAGE Ragged Point, Barbados, monitoring station made using a custom built GC-MS system. Our analysis focuses on the first three years of data...

  5. Journal of the Geological Society, London, Vol. 160, 2003, pp. 783795. Printed in Great Britain. Spherule deposits in CretaceousTertiary boundary sediments in Belize and

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    . 783 Spherule deposits in Cretaceous­Tertiary boundary sediments in Belize and Guatemala G. KELLER1 , W Guatemala Limited, 6a Av. 0­28 Zona 10, Guatemala 01010, Guatemala Abstract: Large spheroid deposits and eastern Guatemala have the same glass origin based on the presence of almost pure Cheto smectite derived

  6. Sedimentology and diagenesis of windward-facing fore-reef calcarenites, Late Pleistocene of Barbados, West Indies

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    Humphrey, J.D.; Kimbell, T.N.

    1989-03-01

    Late Pleistocene reef terraces in southeastern Barbardos developed extensive fore-reef sand facies during deposition in response to high-energy windward-facing conditions. Sedimentology and diagenesis of these deposits illustrate significant contrasts with previous studies from the leeward west coast. These calcarenites are dominantly skeletal packstones with less common grainstones and wackestones present. The fore-reef sand facies occurs within progradational reef sequences, being conformably overlain by deep-water head coral facies. Medium-bedded, laterally continuous sand sheets retain original depositional slopes, dipping seaward at 10/degrees/-15/degrees/. These fore-reef deposits, in places, are over 30 m thick (average 20 m) and developed rapidly during late Pleistocene glacio-eustatic sea level highstands. Sedimentation rate ranges from 2 to 5 m/1000 years. Areal extent of fore-reef calcarenites in southeastern Barbados is estimated to be 8-10 km/sup 2/. Lithologically, the packstones are composed of an abundance of coralline red algae and the benthic foraminifer Amphistegina sp. Other volumetrically significant allochems include echinoids, mollusks, rhodoliths, peloids, and micritized grains. Micrite in the wackestone and packstone lithologies is likely derived from intense physical/mechanical abrasion of shoal-water reef facies. Diagenesis of these lithologies reflects a complex interplay of meteoric, mixing zone, and marine environments as a result of glacio-eustasy. Differences in diagenetic character are derived from differences in terrace ages, terrace geometry, a paleotopographic control on meteoric ground-water distribution, and high-energy coastal conditions. Diagenetic fabrics include equant, blocky meteoric phreatic calcite; limpid dolomite of mixing zone origin: and peloidal and isopachous fibrous cements from marine precipitation.

  7. Solid precipitation on a tropical glacier in Bolivia measured with an ultrasonic depth gauge

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    Berthier, Etienne

    Solid precipitation on a tropical glacier in Bolivia measured with an ultrasonic depth gauge Jean effect produces precipitation at midday in the Andean valleys and in the afternoon in the high mountains the main source of melting energy. INDEX TERMS: 3354 Meteorology and Atmospheric Dynamics: Precipitation

  8. Festival Report: Primer Festival Internacional de Teatro Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia

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    Muñ oz, Willy O.

    1998-10-01

    dramaturga boliviana, cuándo se iba a realizar un festival de teatro en Bolivia. Wilde consideró la pregunta como un desafío y trabajó infatigablemente para hacerlo realidad, sueño que se realizó dos años después. Nunca en la historia del teatro boliviano... Otero Reiche," del Centro Iberoamericano de Cooperación Internacional y en la sala de Casateatro localizado en el Museo de Historia; hubo también teatro callejero en diferentes plazas de la ciudad. Se presentaron diez obras de elencos bolivianos y...

  9. Three Essays On Agricultural and Forestry Offsets In Climate Change Mitigation 

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    Feng, Siyi

    2012-07-16

    , New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu 17 RCAM Antigua Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras...

  10. Analysis of Glacier Recession in the Cordillera Apolobamba, Bolivia 1975-2010 

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    Latterman, LaDonna

    2012-02-14

    water, hydroelectric power generation as well as maintaining the integrity of the ecosystem (Vergara et al., 2007). Peru alone accounts for approximately 4% of the world?s yearly renewable water resource most of which is located on the eastern side... on the Cordillera Real from 1973 to 1993 (Ribstein et al., 1995). The glacier systems in South America are vital for the generation of hydroelectric power supplying major urban areas in Peru and Bolivia as well as other neighboring countries (Vergara et al, 2007...

  11. Paint Rock and southwest Paint Rock fields, Concho County, Texas: Strawn analogs of modern island carbonate facies of Ambergris Cay, Belize

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    Reid, A.M.; Mazzullo, S.J.

    1987-02-01

    Lower Strawn (Desmoinesian Goen Limestone) reservoirs at Paint Rock and Southwest Paint Rock fields are a complex of carbonate and associated facies interpreted as having been deposited in various environments on and around large, emergent islands on shallow carbonate shelves. The origin and geometries of the component lithofacies in these fields, and their reservoir diagenetic histories, are similar to those presently accumulating on Ambergris Cay, a linear island complex on the northern shelf of Belize. Paint Rock field originated as a narrow, elongate Chaetetes reef trend that formed the foundation on which the overlying island facies were deposited. As on Ambergris Cay, these reef limestones developed extensive porosity during postdepositional subaerial exposure due to meteoric leaching. In contrast, Southwest Paint Rock field is cored by older island deposits rather than reef limestones. With ensuing stillstand or subsequent sea level rise, beach grainstones were deposited along the windward and leeward margins of the foundation highs in these fields. Tight lagoonal micrites and coals (peat-swamp facies) comprise the inner island facies, and are locally associated with porous supratidal dolomites. These island complexes are transected locally by tidal channels that are filled with nonporous micrites. Repeated sea level fluctuations during the history of these fields resulted in a characteristic cyclic stratigraphy of stacked island facies and reservoirs. The reservoirs in the field are developed in the bedrock or older island cores, as well as in the overlying beach facies and supratidal dolomites. These fields are mappable as linear stratigraphic traps with low-relief closure, and are readily identified by subsurface geologic and facies analyses. Similar shelf island-type fields analogous to these strawn and Holocene Belizean examples are found throughout the Midland basin and Eastern shelf.

  12. Zongo-San Gaban zone: Eocene foreland boundary of the Central Andean orogen, northwest Bolivia and southeast Peru

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    Farrar, E.; Clark, A.H.; Kontak, D.J.; Archibald, D.A.

    1988-01-01

    Discordant muscovite and biotite K-Ar dates of samples taken in six transects through the Cordillera Oriental of southeast Peru and northwest Bolivia, combined with /sup 40/Ar//sup 39/Ar age spectra, reveal a northwest-trending, structurally cryptic, tectonothermal zone of late Eocene age (ca. 38 Ma) that overprints Triassic and older igneous and metamorphic rocks. The zone is at least 450 km long but is less than 25 km wide; temperatures along its northeast boundary are estimated to have reached 350/sup 0/C. No Paleogene magmatism has been recognized that could account for the thermal resetting of the K-Ar isotopic system. Uplift, erosion, and southwest-verging thrusting accompanied the development of this domain, which defined the foreland boundary of the orogen prior to inception of northeast-verging Andean thrusting in Miocene time. It is proposed that this tectonothermal zone, the Zongo-San Gaban zone (ZSGZ), which involves thrusting and basement shortening, is the southerly manifestation of the Incaic compressional deformation, which produced the thin-skinned Maranon thrust and fold belt (MTFB) north of the Abancay deflection of central Peru.

  13. Solar Hot Water Heater Industry in Barbados

    Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Indexed Site

    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Delicious RankADVANCED MANUFACTURINGEnergy BillsNo.Hydrogen4Energy SmoothEquipment CertificationSolar Hot Water

  14. Barbados: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYorkColorado StateWind Project Jump to:Gadda LLC Jump

  15. CALL FOR PAPERS BELIZE COUNTRY CONFERENCE 2014

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    Sin, Peter

    ARE THE PROJECTED IMPACTS AND SOLUTIONS: A SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATE PERSPECTIVE CARICOM States are generally to unsustainable development practices, environmental externalities, as well as the vagaries of external of 2014 as a contribution to deriving solutions to inform the sustainable development of the CARICOM

  16. Belize Electricity Limited | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYorkColoradoBelcher Homes Jump to:

  17. Thwarting Successful Piracy 

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    Carchidi, Arielle 1990-

    2012-05-03

    ”, “Barbados”, “Belgium”, “Belize”, “Bermuda”, “Brazil”, “Bulgaria”, “Canary Islands”, “Cayman Islands”, “China”, “Comoros”, “Croatia”, “Cyprus”, “Denmark”, “Dominica”, “Ecuador”, “Egypt”, “Ethiopia”, “France”, “Germany”, “Gibraltar”, “Greece”, “Honduras....9960 14.7403 0.9957 0 Canary Islands 4.6349 0.9986 5.0807 0.9987 14.6568 0.9965 15.4434 0.9963 0 Cayman Islands 8.8093 0.9947 3.3827 0.9966 9.5159 0.9965 9...

  18. Solar Hot Water Heater Industry in Barbados | Department of Energy

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    overcame market barriers to widespread implementation of solar water heaters, thanks to local high-level government champions, financial incentives, and a locally sensitive...

  19. Barbados-UNEP Green Economy Advisory Services | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX E LISTStar Energy LLC Jump to:Greece:Bajo en Carbono, MexicoBanham PoultryBladeUNEP

  20. Solar Hot Water Heater Industry in Barbados | Department of Energy

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Delicious Rank EERE:Financing Tool FitsProjectDataSecretaryDepartment ofLocal GovernmentTennesseeSolarFor Milwaukee,

  1. Barbados-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap and

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental Jump to:EAandAmminex AAustriaBiofuelsOpen EnergyBanksSolarStrategy | Open Energy

  2. Barbados-Regional Implementation Plan for CARICOM's Climate Change

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental Jump to:EAandAmminex AAustriaBiofuelsOpen EnergyBanksSolarStrategy | Open

  3. Belize-Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Sustainable Energy Roadmap and

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental JumpInformation Beaufort County,Bel Air North, Maryland: EnergyMontana:

  4. Belize-OAS Cellulosic Ethanol Market Assessment | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYorkColoradoBelcher Homes Jump to:OAS Cellulosic Ethanol

  5. Belize-Regional Implementation Plan for CARICOM's Climate Change

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin: EnergyYorkColoradoBelcher Homes Jump to:OAS Cellulosic

  6. Funcitonal importance of Belize coral reefs, Wulff52 FUNCTIONAL IMPORTANCE OF BIODIVERSITY FOR CORAL REEFS OF BELIZE1

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    Ronquist, Fredrik

    , and other animals shelter and find food, while sponges glue living corals onto the reef frame and protect manufactured or released from inside the earth), too many species may be diminished or deleted simultaneously

  7. Kode Dansk English AD Andorra ANDORRA

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    Bataillon, Thomas

    ISLANDS AZ Aserbajdsjan AZERBAIJAN BA Bosnien-Hercegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA BB Barbados BARBADOS BD

  8. Air-sea gas exchange of CO 2 and DMS in the North Atlantic by eddy covariance

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    Miller, Scott D; Marandino, Christa A; De Bruyn, Warren; Saltzman, Eric S; McCormick, C.

    2009-01-01

    2007 from Bridgetown, Barbados to Reykjavik, Iceland (Knorr-increasing, Bridgetown, Barbados to Reykjavik, Iceland (29

  9. Field Studies (Undergraduate) Programs, Courses and University Regulations

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    Shoubridge, Eric

    Study Semester, page 7 4 Barbados Field Study Semester, page 8 5 Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical

  10. INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FAIR 2014 Florence, Italy

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    Lennard, William N.

    Ugwuegbula India #12;Barbados Tiffany Laporte #12;Barbados Tiffany Laporte #12;Hong Kong Trevor Weiss #12

  11. Field Studies (Undergraduate) Programs, Courses and University Regulations

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    Shoubridge, Eric

    , page 8 5 Barbados Field Study Semester, page 8 6 Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field

  12. Global dust model intercomparison in AeroCom phase I

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    2011-01-01

    Atlantic as recorded in both Barbados surface concentrationsmarine boundary layer at Barbados: Impact of African dust,on Mineral Dust in the Barbados Trade Winds, Nature, 320(

  13. Hydrocarbon Seeps of the Mesozoic Great Valley Group Forearc Strata and Franciscan Complex, Northern and Central California, U.S.A.

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    Keenan, Kristin Euphrat

    2010-01-01

    seep community on the South Barbados accretionary prism:seep community on the South Barbados accretionary prism:structures of the southern Barbados prism. Progress in

  14. The Dynamics of Fluid Flow and Associated Chemical Fluxes at Active Continental Margins

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    Solomon, Evan A

    2007-01-01

    plate-boundary fault, Barbados accretionary complex. Geologytwo-well experiment in the Barbados accretionary complex. J.volcano field seaward of the Barbados accretionary wedge, J.

  15. Watery Graves

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    Dal Lago, Alessandro

    2010-01-01

    on the Caribbean island of Barbados. By the time a fisherman52 people aboard,” stated Barbados’ justice minister, Dalecare of a funeral home in Barbados. According to Marshall,

  16. Community Risk and Resilience to Climate Hazards and Extreme Events in the Turtle Region of Trinidad

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    HOLMES, TISHA

    2015-01-01

    and industry perspectives in Barbados. Journal of Travelstates: Evidence from the Barbados case. Tourism Review, 67(Guyana floods. Bridgetown, Barbados: CDERA. Collymore, J. (

  17. The Development of Primate Raiding: Implications for Management and Conservation

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    Strum, Shirley C.

    2010-01-01

    1995). Reevaluating the Barbados vervet monkey populationBaulu, J. (1996). The Barbados vervet monkey (Cercopithecussabaeus) population in Barbados. American Journal of

  18. "In Plenty and In Time of Need": Popular Culture and the Remapping of Barbadian Identity

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    Bascomb, Lia Tamar

    2013-01-01

    The Merrymen. Beautiful Barbados. VP Records, 2004. compactGarfield Sobers’ Gymnasium Barbados. CRS Music & Media Ltd,The Merrymen. Beautiful Barbados. VP Records, 2004. compact

  19. Creating an American Property Law: Alienability and Its Limits in American History

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    Priest, Claire

    2006-01-01

    plantation slavery in Barbados to the “Anglo-Saxon or ‘A Comparison of Brazil and Barbados in the Seventeenthwere exempt from arrest in Barbados until the marshall had

  20. Legal and Economic Factors Determining Success and Failure in the Fight against Organized Crime: An Empirical Assessment of the Palermo Convention

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    Buscaglia, Edgardo

    2008-01-01

    Islami Slovak Repub India Barbados Andora Estonia NauruThailand Costa Rica Italy Barbados Slovak Andora India RepubIslami India Slovak Repub Barbados Estonia Belgium Oman

  1. Beyond the Seas: Eighteenth-Century Convict Transportation and the Widening Net of Penal Sanctions

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    Meyer, Willow Mary

    2011-01-01

    to receive them is Barbados? but that they will take ?nosuggests that Jamaica or Barbados might welcome them, but61 Shortly thereafter, Barbados also refused to admit the

  2. Degradation and recovery of Caribbean coral reefs

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    Paredes, Gustavo Adolfo

    2009-01-01

    of coral reef fishes in Barbados. Marine Ecology-Progressand size across the Barbados Marine Reserve boundary:and Coral Communities of Barbados, W. I. Canadian Journal of

  3. The Comparative Geographies of Servitude: Servitude, Slavery, and Ideology in the 17th-and 18th-Century Anglo-American Atlantic

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    Martin, Laura Elizabeth

    2012-01-01

    History. St. Michael, Barbados: Caribbean Graphics &Agriculture in Early Barbados. Charlottesville: U ofJill. The “Redlegs” of Barbados: Their Origins and History.

  4. Historical change in coral reef communities in Caribbean Panama

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    Cramer, Katie Lynn

    2011-01-01

    of fringing reefs in Barbados, West Indies. Coral Reefs 3:Pleistocene coral reefs on Barbados, West Indies. Sciencecommunities on fringing reefs, Barbados, West Indies. Marine

  5. Religion, Archaeology, and Social Relations: A Study of the Practice of Quakerism and Caribbean Slavery in the Eighteenth-Century British Virgin Islands

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    Chenoweth, John Martin

    2011-01-01

    Publications for the Barbados Museum and Historical Society.Publications for the Barbados Museum and Historical Society.Caribbean : Fieldwork in Barbados, Tortola and the Cayman

  6. The Dynamics of fluid flow and associated chemical fluxes at active continental margins

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    Solomon, Evan Alan

    2007-01-01

    plate-boundary fault, Barbados accretionary complex. Geologytwo-well experiment in the Barbados accretionary complex. J.volcano field seaward of the Barbados accretionary wedge, J.

  7. Consistent long-term spatial gradients in replenishment for an island population of a coral reef fish

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    Hamilton, S L; White, J W; Caselle, J E; Swearer, S E; Warner, R R

    2006-01-01

    to the leeward shore of Barbados occurred over 3 yr. Nightlyscale circulation around Barbados, West Indies. Bull Mar SciThalassoma bifasciatum in Barbados, West Indies. Mar Ecol

  8. Of bonds and bondage : gender, slavery, and transatlantic intimacies in the eighteenth century

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    Rosenthal, Jamie Ellen

    2012-01-01

    McD. Black Rebellion in Barbados: The Struggle Againstof Enslaved Black Women in Barbados. New Brunswick: Rutgersand Black Slavery in Barbados, 1627-1715. Knoxville: Univ.

  9. Invisible Men: Constructing Men Who Have Sex with Men as a Priority at UNAIDS and Beyond

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    McKay, Tara

    2013-01-01

    Government of Bangladesh. Government of Barbados. 2012. “Global AIDS Response Progress Report 2012, Barbados. ”Government of Barbados. Government of Malawi. 1994. “

  10. Race, immigration law, and the U.S.-Mexico border : a history of the border patrol and the Mexican-origin population in the Southwest

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    Luna, Brandon Salvador

    2008-01-01

    2001. Interviews Barbados, Monica. Personal interview. 07Patrol agent. Agent Monica Barbados, age 40, was raised inCentro-Calexico region. Barbados is a college graduate who

  11. Comfa, Obeah, and Emancipation: Celebrating Guyanese Freedoms While Captive in Cultural Politics

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    Peretz, Jeremy Jacob

    2015-01-01

    the Term ‘Obeah’ in Barbados and the Anglophone Caribbean. ”and territories such as “Barbados, for instance, August 1In accounts from Barbados, drum, dance, and costume were

  12. Dando Vuelta el Año: Seasonality, Neoliberalism, and Personhood in Chile's Aconcagua Valley

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    Radovic Fanta, Jelena

    2012-01-01

    informatics workers in Barbados, she asserts “a view ofand reputation in Barbados. In it, Freeman discusses therespectability in Barbados and the cultural meanings of

  13. Old Oyo Influences on the Transformation of Lucumí Identity in Colonial Cuba

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    Lovejoy, Henry B.

    2012-01-01

    in Caribbean History. Barbados: Caribbean University Press,conference. Cave Hill, Barbados. “Bàtá Drums and Old Oyo inin Caribbean History (Barbados: Caribbean University Press,

  14. Exhuming caliban : gothic and madness in late twentieth and twenty-first - century Caribbean literary fictions

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    Escudero, Andrew Mario

    2012-01-01

    Caribbean and the World. Barbados: University of the Wests study is specific to Barbados and Barbadian madness, hisMajor slave rebellions (Barbados (1816) with 400 slaves

  15. The Fear of French Negroes: Transcolonial Collaboration in the Revolutionary Americas

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    Johnson, Sara E.

    2012-01-01

    apprentices in Montserrat and Barbados are free]” (June 9,their enterprises, from Barbados to South Carolina, forVincent, Trinidad, Anti- gua, Barbados, and the Bahamas. 11.

  16. Security and United States Immigration Policy

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    Totten, Robbie James

    2012-01-01

    from the Bahamas, Barbados, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico, andworkers were imported from Barbados, 18,423 workers werelaborers from the Bahamas, Barbados, Honduras, and Jamaica

  17. Special Supplement to the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

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    Rodell, M; Chambers, D; Famiglietti, J S

    2012-01-01

    of Meteorology and Hydrology, Barbados Tucker, C. J. ,islands of Trinidad, Barbados, and St. base period), withto reemerge. Whereas Barbados, Trinidad, and St. Kitts were

  18. Time-lapse electrical resistivity tomography applied to cave sustainability (Barbados) and groundwater exploration (Saint Lucia)

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    Agramakova, Yulia

    2011-01-01

    In this work we apply the method of two-dimensional time-lapse electrical resistivity tomography (2D time-lapse ERT) for two different problems. In the first problem, we monitor the structural stability of the roof of the ...

  19. Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record Natalie M. Mahowald,1

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    Mahowald, Natalie

    (such as new sources due to desertification or land use) may be difficult to distinguish from: Aerosols (0305); KEYWORDS: mineral aerosols, desert dust, North Africa, desertification Citation: Mahowald

  20. Accepted by S. Carranza: 15 Jul. 2008; published: 4 Aug. 2008 1 ISSN 1175-5326 (print edition)

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    Hedges, Blair

    Saint Lucia and the other from Barbados. The one from Barbados is the smallest species of snake and has

  1. Miklankovitch Theory - Hits and Misses

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    Berger, W H

    2012-01-01

    Maximum duration from an extended Barbados sea level record.spectrometric U-Th ages from Barbados corals. Nature 345,

  2. Overcoming 'Other-ness' : a comparative analysis of transnational activist collective identity formation among World Social Forum activists and HIV/AIDS healthworkers

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    Kohler, Kristopher Michael; Kohler, Kristopher Michael

    2012-01-01

    are from Panama and Barbados. 391 Another healthworker is ainterview, June 5, 2008 Barbados native N.G. interview, July

  3. The politics of representing the past in Bolivia

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    Kennedy, Edward Fabian

    2009-01-01

    Anthropology by Edward Fabian Kennedy Committee in charge:Copyright Edward Fabian Kennedy, 2009 All rights reserved.Dissertation of Edward Fabian Kennedy is approved, and it is

  4. The politics of representing the past in Bolivia

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    Kennedy, Edward Fabian

    2009-01-01

    Identity. ” In Social Movements and Culture. Edited by HankNomads of the Present: Social Movements and Individual Needsof Collective Action: Social Movements and Challenges to ‘

  5. The Old Colony Mennonites of Bolivia: a case study 

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    Lanning, James Walter

    1971-01-01

    miles Northeast of Santa Cruz Source: Bolivian Agricultural Extension Service and field research by author. 19 CHAPTER III GENERAL BACKGROUND OP THE OLD COLONY Heritage The Old Colony whose official name is Altkolonier Reinlaender Mennoniten... government who has granted them broad religious, educational, and political concessions. The movement began in 1967 and was still in progress at the time of the field research. A major purpose of the study was to provide a base for Mennonite scholars...

  6. Proyecto Arqueológico Taraco: 2006 Excavaciones en Chiripa, Bolivia

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    2008-01-01

    matriz natural, depositados de agua 740 Mancha orgánica 757nuevas. También se usó agua destilada a través de todoel proceso, ya que en el agua de caño se suele encontrar a

  7. Proyecto Arqueológico Taraco: 2006 Excavaciones en Chiripa, Bolivia

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    2008-01-01

    raspados, concha, muestras de polen, muestras de ?otación,completamos un lavado de polen antes del lavado normal. Concolectaron muestras de suelo (polen y ?tolitos), y muestras

  8. Engineers Without Borders working to improve water supply in Bolivia.

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    Motai, Yuichi

    , EWB chapters work to bring basic necessities of life such as clean water, sanitation, energy and edu the chapter leaves. "We wanted to go somewhere where transportation costs wouldn't be too high," said Holden who have to handle the water," Holden said. "They spend hours standing in line to get clean water from

  9. Taraco Archaeological Project: 1998 Excavations at Chiripa, Bolivia

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    1999-01-01

    Santiago excavations. B145-Wall Stones The wall of the structure is constructed of smooth, oblong river

  10. Proyecto Arqueológico Taraco 1999 Excavaciones en Chiripa, Bolivia

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    2000-01-01

    D-1. Relleno para la construccion de la Casa G. Evento D21Determinar la fecha de construcción de la parte superior delpermitirá datar la construcción de esta última plataforma en

  11. Topography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia from kinematic GPS

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    Borsa, Adrian A.; Fricker, Helen A.; Bills, Bruce G.; Minster, Jean-Bernard; Carabajal, Claudia C.; Quinn, Katherine J.

    2008-01-01

    54-66. Tables Table 1. ITRF 2000 ground coordinates for allcoordinates in the International Reference Frame 2000 (ITRF2000) (Table

  12. After the Water War: Contemporary Political Culture in Cochabamba, Bolivia

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    Hines, Sarah; Shanks, Michael; Cielo, Cristina

    2009-01-01

    Espósito Guevara, Carla and Water Arteaga Aguilar. 2007.Hines, et al. , After the Water War: Contemporary PoliticalInternational Boundary and Water Commission, 2004. No. 2:

  13. The politics of representing the past in Bolivia

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    Kennedy, Edward Fabian

    2009-01-01

    govern the country. But we have the majority! We have Evo.need to support MAS…support Evo. We need the country to knowwiphalas. We need to show Evo that he has campesino support.

  14. After the Water War: Contemporary Political Culture in Cochabamba, Bolivia

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    Hines, Sarah; Shanks, Michael; Cielo, Cristina

    2009-01-01

    With Leonilda Zurita and Evo Morales. Fall Line Films.2007. “Evo advierte a Golberg que no pisará Palacio sinand led to the election of Evo Morales, the first indigenous

  15. Bolivia-Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR) | Open Energy

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental JumpInformationBio-GasIllinois:Energy Authority Jump to:

  16. Bolivia-USAID Climate Activities | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX ECoop IncIowaWisconsin:Pontiac Biomass FacilityBluegrass Ridge Wind2Boeing

  17. Management plan for a penaeid shrimp larviculture facility in Belize, Central America 

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    Skidmore,John D.

    1991-01-01

    progressed, my knowledge of shrimp larviculture became more comprehensive, and I was assigned further responsibilities. In May, 1990, I began working on the culture of algae. While working on this routine, I learned the basic "cook book" methods... of culturing algae. I was responsible for maintaining pure cultures, starting up mass cultures, mixing up nutrients, and regulating the distribution of algae to the tanks containing the larval shrimp. By the end of my internship at the LMSF-TX hatchery, I...

  18. The social implications of ritual behavior in the Maya Lowlands : a perspective from Minanha, Belize

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    Schwake, Sonja Andrea

    2008-01-01

    animals provided food, raw materials for innumerable itemsfeatures composed of the raw material slate. The entire roomresources, lithic raw materials, and water availability.

  19. The social implications of ritual behavior in the Maya Lowlands : a perspective from Minanha, Belize

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    Schwake, Sonja Andrea

    2008-01-01

    del Atlas Arqueologico de Guatemala (PNTC- 001/103). InNo. 10, Atlas Arqueológico de Guatemala. Dillehay, T. 1995Nature. Vista Publications, Guatemala City. Joyce, Rosemary

  20. Petroleum geology and resources of southeastern Mexico, northern Guatemala, and Belize

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    Peterson, J.A.

    1986-05-01

    Petroleum deposits in southeastern Mexico and Guatemala occur in two main basinal provinces: the Gulf Coast Tertiary basin area, which includes the Reforma and offshore Campeche Mesozoic fields, and the Peten basin of eastern Chiapas State (Mexico) and Guatemala. Major oil production, in order of importance, is from Cretaceous, Paleocene, and Jurassic carbonate reservoirs in the reforma and offshore Campeche area. Several small oil fields have been discovered in Cretaceous carbonate reservoirs in west-central Guatemala. Almost all important production is in salt structure traps or on domes and anticlines that may be related to deep-seated salt movement. Some minor oil production has occurred in Cretaceous carbonate reservoirs in a buried overthrust belt along the west flank of the Veracruz basin. Gas production is mainly from Tertiary sandstone reservoirs.

  1. Identifying and assessing areas for pine woodland regeneration in the lowland savannas of Southern Belize 

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    Katsigiannis, Panagiotis

    2014-08-31

    ), is valuable not only as a timber resource, but also in forming natural habitats for the local endangered species. However, degradation by frequent fires, anthropogenic pressures and climate change often convert gallery pine forests and dense tree savannas...

  2. Coral facies and diagenesis of a Pleistocene patch reef, Ambergris Cay, Belize 

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    Russell, Karen Lee

    1986-01-01

    - crystalline acicular aragonite cement in secondary interparticle porosity. 48 50 24 25 Thin section photomicrograph of randomly oriented extremely fine crystalline to microcrystalline acicular aragonite cement filling dissolution enhanced boring... appearance of Halimeda. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61 33 SEM photomicrograph of dense mesh of vadose calcite whisker (needle) crystals 63 34 A. Thin section photomicmgraph showing vadose calcite whisker crystals in dissolution enhanced...

  3. The social implications of ritual behavior in the Maya Lowlands : a perspective from Minanha, Belize

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    Schwake, Sonja Andrea

    2008-01-01

    single and compound sinkholes, and numerous caves foundpresent level. The numerous sinkholes that now exist on mid-single and compound sinkholes, and numerous caves found

  4. Pollen from Laguna Verde, Blue Creek, Belize: Implications for Paleoecology, Paleoethnobotany, Agriculture, and Human Settlement 

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    Morse, Mckenzie

    2010-10-12

    the fossil pollen from the area. Evidence from archaeology, paleoecology, and physical anthropology is used to construct a model for the first entry of humans into the Maya area. Examinations are made of Archaic Period paleoecology and the cultural...

  5. Belize-Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model |

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX E LISTStar Energy LLC Jump to:Greece:Bajo enInformationTianrunZhongmeiEMEABelijOpen

  6. Forest Cover and Deforestation in Belize: 1980-2010 | Open Energy

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION J APPENDIX E LISTStar2-0057-EA Jump to:ofEnia SpAFlex Fuels Energy JumpVyncke JumpInformation

  7. Oil and gas developments in South America, Central America, Caribbean area, and Mexico in 1987

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    Wiman, W.D.

    1988-10-01

    Exploration activity in South America, Central America, the Caribbean area, and Mexico in 1987 showed significant increases in seismic acquisition in Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, and Peru, and a decrease in Chile and Venezuela. Exploratory drilling increased in most major producing countries but was accompanied by a decline in development drilling. Most of the increase could be attributed to private companies fulfilling obligations under risk contracts; however, state oil companies in Bolivia, Chile, and Colombia showed significant increased activity, with only Mexico showing a decrease. Colombia again had a dramatic increase in production (29% from 1986). Noteworthy discoveries were made in Bolivia (Villamontes-1); Brazil, in the Solimoes basin (1-RUC-1-AM); Chile (Rio Honda-1); Colombia, in the Llanos basin (Austral-1, La Reforma-1, Libertad Norte-1, Cravo Este-1, and Cano Yarumal-1), in the Upper Magdalena basin (Toldado-1 and Los Mangos-1); Ecuador (Frontera-1, a joint-exploration venture with Colombia); Mexico, in the Chiapas-Tabasco region (Guacho-1 and Iridi-1), in the Frontera Norte area (Huatempo-1); Peru, in the Madre de Dios basin (Armihuari-4X); Trinidad (West East Queen's Beach-1); and Venezuela (Musipan-1X). Brazil's upper Amazon (Solimoes basin) discovery, Colombia's Upper Magdalena basin discoveries Toldado-1 and Los Mangos-1, Mexico's Chiapas-Tabasco discoveries, Peru's confirmation of the giant Cashiriari discovery of 1986, and Venezuela's success in Monagas state were the highlights of 1987. 5 figs., 8 tabs.

  8. “Let’s Worship Our Lord as Garinagu”: Sacred Music and the Negotiation of Garifuna Ethnicity

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    Poluha, Lauren Janel

    2015-01-01

    Unknown. “Musical Group, Barbados” (1807-08). Published in4.6: “Musical Group, Barbados” by unknown artist (1807-08)decades ago, in 1950s Barbados. She reports that men and

  9. Atmospheric Envrronmrnr Vol. 27A. No. 2, pp. 235-250. 1993 Prinled in Great Brilain.

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    -Ocean Chemistry Experiment (AEROCE): Barbados, Bermuda and Ireland. At Barbados and Bermuda, the SRs for nss SO with caution at other places and times.Nonetheless, the similarity in our 2-year mean SRsat Barbados

  10. Change in atmospheric mineral aerosols in response to climate: Last glacial period, preindustrial, modern, and doubled carbon dioxide climates

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    2006-01-01

    Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record, J.on mineral dust in the Barbados trade winds, Nature, 320,varied by a factor of 4 at Barbados, due to natural climate

  11. Exploring Child Worlds: Functions of Infantilization in Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century British Literature

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    Auxier, Mary

    2012-01-01

    slave Zebby and the land of Barbados itself is infantilizeddo this, she must leave Barbados behind and move beyond themight have gained in Barbados but reaffirms London as the

  12. A Problem of Great Importance: Population, Race, and Power in the British Empire, 1918-1973

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    Ittman, Karl

    2013-01-01

    by Sidebottom 8–?3–?38, CO 28 322/4 Emigration Barbados, 18.Surplus Population Problem- Barbados, 1939. 19. R. Graham toPoor-White Emigration from Barbados, 1834–?1900,” Journal of

  13. Observed 20th century desert dust variability: impact on climate and biogeochemistry

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    2010-01-01

    Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record, J.tration data observed at Barbados (Prospero and Lamb, 2003)on the shorter in situ Barbados concentration data (1968 to

  14. Making the Case for Middlebrow Culture

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    Edmondson, Belinda

    2010-01-01

    Late Edward A.  Cordle  (Barbados: C.  F.  Cole, Printer was  the  governor  of  Barbados in the late nineteenth in places like Jamaica and Barbados are associated not with 

  15. Ship-based measurement of air-sea CO 2 exchange by eddy covariance

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    Miller, Scott D; Marandino, Christa A; Saltzman, Eric S

    2010-01-01

    07a) was from Bridgetown, Barbados (13°06 0 N, 59°37 0 W) toFlux Quality Control Knorr-07a Barbados – Iceland Knorr-07bincreasing: Bridgetown, Barbados, to Reykjavik, Iceland (29

  16. Public ideologies and personal meaning-making in postcolonial Grenada

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    Shemer, Noga

    2012-01-01

    Social Studies Syllabus. Barbados, West Indies. CaribbeanAnd then they also run the risk of getting like Barbados.Barbados has so many condo hotels and not enough traditional

  17. Disentangling the Effects of Racial and Weight Discrimination on Body Mass Index and Obesity Among Asian Americans

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    Gee, Gilbert C.; Ro, Annie; Gavin, Amelia; Takeuchi, David T.

    2008-01-01

    obesity among women in Barbados. 29 Simi- larly, Chambers etresist- ance among girls in Barbados. 30 Butler et al. foundproblems among Blacks in Barbados and Dominica. 29–31 The

  18. Impact of Desert Dust Radiative Forcing on Sahel Precipitation: Relative Importance of Dust Compared to Sea Surface Temperature Variations, Vegetation Changes, and Greenhouse Gas Warming

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    2007-01-01

    Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record. J.on mineral dust in the Barbados trade winds. Nature, 320,late 1960s to 1980s over Barbados (13°N, 60°W; Prospero and

  19. The epidemiologic features of acute encephalitis syndrome in central India

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    Joshi, Rajnish

    2009-01-01

    Italy, Brazil and Barbados). Four phase I/II studiesCumberland, In-house IgM- ELISA MAT Barbados 27 L.2002 Commercial ELISA MAT Barbados 29 PanBio, Australia

  20. Bonfil y la civilización del común. Crónica de un itinerario utópico.

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    Varese, Stefano

    2011-01-01

    La corta Declaración de Barbados I en cambio  circuló doy?    III La década de Barbados En 1968, a los 33 años de latinoamericanos en la Isla de Barbados en 1971.   Allí, en 

  1. "Calling the Magician": The Metamorphic Indo-Caribbean

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    Khan, Aliyah Ryhaan

    2012-01-01

    promotion and transfer to Barbados to be Caribbean directorSt Lucia, St Vincent and Barbados” (217). After staking outwith parents from Grenada and Barbados, and identified as a

  2. Reclaimed Experience: Gendering Trauma in Slavery, Holocaust, and Madness Narratives.

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    Segeral, Nathalie

    2012-01-01

    a return to her native Barbados, whereas, in Sethe’s case,tales about her native Barbados. On that issue, Manzor-Coatsa return to her native Barbados, whereas, in Sethe’s case,

  3. The Afterlife of Empire

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    Bailkin, Jordanna

    2012-01-01

    Coloured Quarter, 29, 127 Barbados, 32, 189 Barber, Mrs. ,the Gold Coast and from Barbados — no so-called Negroes. ’ ”by the 1937 – 38 riots in Barbados and Trinidad. 114 Edith

  4. INDEX TO VOLUME 110 This index provides coverage for both the Initial Reports and Scientific Results

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    #12;SUBJECT INDEX Accretion. See Barbados Ridge Accretionary Complex Accretionary wedge Barbados Ridge: Site 671, 227b, 232b-234b, 238b-241b, 310b Barbados Ridge: Site 673, 217b-221b, 236b Barbados Ridge: Site 674, 217b-221b, 223b-224b, 227b Barbados Ridge: Site 675, 232b-234b, 238b-241b Barbados Ridge

  5. Foreign Fishery Developments u.s. Tuna Imports From

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    Caribbean Caribbean Bahamas! 529.7 Bahamas' $ 175.2 Barbados 680 Barbados $ 222.2 Bermuda' 6.300.7 4

  6. MARINE ECOLOGY PROGRESS SERIES Mar Ecol Prog Ser

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    Kramer, Donald L.

    , Barbados ABSTRACT: Studies of coral reef fish recruitment have focused more on factors influencing settlement units in Barbados (West Indies). We collected concurrent data on 3 settlement- associated

  7. Gmchimico tt Cosmochimica Ado Vol. 43. pp. 1009 lo 1020 8Pergamon Press Ltd. 1979. Printed in Great Britaan

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    Fairbanks, Richard G.

    and Barbados. The abundances of i*O and i3C are positively corre- lated in the Jamaica and Barbados samples

  8. For Student Financial Services bursary applications to be submitted to FGS by Dec 1, 2014. Student information

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    : Tom Arnold Scholarship in Parking Industry Advancement at York University Barbados Canadian Friendship* Barbados Canadian Friendship Scholarship Award Value: 2 @ $5000 Criteria: · Student entering first year

  9. Behavioral Ecology doi:10.1093/beheco/arp139

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    Kramer, Donald L.

    , University of the West Indies, Barbados, West Indies Predators are an important source of mortality (Eretmochelys imbricata) by introduced mongooses (Herpestes javanicus) in Barbados. We tested the effects

  10. NETHERLANDS SWITZERLAND

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    Lee, Daeyeol

    ANTILLES SAINT KITTS & NEVIS SAINT LUCIA BARBADOS SAINT VINCENT TRINIDAD & TOBAGO URUGUAY ECUADOR VENEZUELA GRENADA LESSER ANTILLES SAINT KITTS & NEVIS SAINT LUCIA BARBADOS SAINT VINCENT TRINIDAD & TOBAGO URUGUAY

  11. Tobacco Control Legislation in Costa Rica (1971-2012): After 40 Years of Tobacco Industry Dominance, Tobacco Control Advocacy Succeeds

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    Crosbie, Eric MA; Sebrie, Ernesto M. MD MPH; Glantz, Stanton A. PhD

    2012-01-01

    markets of Suriname, Barbados, and a group of 21  islands, markets of Suriname, Barbados, and a group of 21  islands, 

  12. UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE SECONDARY CREDENTIALS FOR INTERNATIONAL FRESHMEN

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    Kearfott, R. Baker

    OF CREDENTIAL Barbados Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Barbados Secondary School Certificate Part I General Certificate of Education ­ Advanced

  13. Phylogenomics and a posteriori data partitioning resolve the Cretaceous angiosperm

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    Davis, Charles

    diversification rates across Malpighiales, with bursts of diversi- fication noted in the Barbados cherries important species, such as Barbados nut (Jatropha curcas L., Euphorbiaceae), cassava (Manihot esculenta

  14. Constructive hierarchy through entitlement: inequality in lithic resource access among the ancient Maya of Blue Creek, Belize 

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    Barrett, Jason Wallace

    2005-02-17

    ...............................................................................75 Karst Landscape of the Yucatan Platform and Pet?n Plateau .75 Chert and Chalcedony Formation............................................76 Soils.........................................................................................79 Climate...

  15. Telling friends from foes : strontium isotope and trace element analysis of companion burials from Pusilhá, Toledo District, Belize

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    Somerville, Andrew D.

    2010-01-01

    2000 Differential Diagenesis of Strontium in ArchaeologicalStates: Effects of Diagenesis on Fossil Tooth Chemistry.is much more prone to diagenesis than enamel (Budd, et al.

  16. The Mutton Snapper (Lutjanus analis) Spawning Aggregation Fishery at Gladden Spit, Belize: Inter-annual and Within-season Dynamics 

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    Granados-Dieseldorff, Pablo

    2013-11-07

    Artisanal fisheries constitute a considerable source of employment, income, and protein for many coastal communities in the Caribbean. One of the region’s most valuable fisheries is for mutton snapper (Lutjanus analis), a coral-reef fish that uses...

  17. Evaluation of Natural Markers to Assess Cross-Shelf Connectivity of MesoAmerican Reef Fish Populations in Belize 

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    Wetmore, Lynne S.

    2014-05-06

    Quantitative evaluations of early-life connectivity in reef fish populations are critical to the effective identification and management of productive nearshore nurseries. The present study evaluates the use of natural markers in assessing both...

  18. Analysing the Environmental Niches for Caribbean Pine and Palmetto Palm in the Lowland Savannas of Southern Belize 

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    O'Keeffe, Jamie

    2015-10-01

    and constraining environmental factors, which depending on geographic variance, combine to form the respective environmental niches for pine and palm. Deductive analysis identified the environmental niches for both species and these were tested using the historical...

  19. Tropical Temperature Variations Since 20,000 Years Ago: Modulating Interhemispheric Climate Change

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    Fairbanks, Richard G.

    ), as thermodynamically recorded in Barbados corals, were 50C colder than present values 19,000 years ago. Variable the south coast of Barbados. Barbados corals monitor the temperature of the deep surface mixed layer of the western equatorial Atlantic, the Atlantic "warm pool." Cores recovered from the Barbados offshore reefs

  20. Tropical Atlantic coral oxygen isotopes: glacialinterglacial sea surface temperatures and climate change

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    Fairbanks, Richard G.

    isotope time-series from the fossil coral reefs from offshore Barbados. The Barbados coral-based record glacial maximum (Guilderson et al., 1994). Colder sea surface temperatures (SSTs) at Barbados (138N, 59 a smaller glacial±interglacial amplitude than the Barbados Marine Geology 172 (2001) 75±89 0025

  1. SHORT COMMUNICATION Independent appearance of an innovative feeding behaviour

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    Dhindsa, Rajinder

    . Here, we show that a highly localized behavioural innovation previously observed in 2000 in Barbados-Lucia, 145 km from Barbados, we also found that the sister species of the Barbados bullfinch, the Lesser innovation Á Cognition Á Behavioural flexibility Á Social learning Á Barbados Introduction Innovations

  2. Released upon receipt but intended f o r use

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    , 1780, at Barbados, believed it impossible for wind alone to cause such de- struction and suggested

  3. Fast Implementation of Depth Contours using Topological Sweep # Kim Miller + Suneeta Ramaswami # Peter Rousseeuw Toni Sellares

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    Ramaswami, Suneeta

    Institute in Barbados, Feb. 1999. + Department of Electrical Engineering and Com­ puter Science, Tufts

  4. Algorithmic problems on proximity and location under

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    Palop del Río, Belén

    `atica Aplicada Universitat Polit`ecnica de Catalunya, 2003 Foto: Voronoi diagram, naturally (B. Palop, Barbados

  5. International Student Services Office

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    Dawson, Jeff W.

    of Vienna University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Food Science and Chemistry) Barbados

  6. Evil Searching: Compromise and Recompromise of Internet Hosts for Phishing

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    Thornton, Mitchell

    International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security, Barbados, 2009 #12;2 Tyler Moore

  7. International Master's Program Admission Requirements for the University of Lethbridge Country Post-Secondary School Requirements

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    Burg, Theresa

    with a minimum of First Division standing Barbados Bachelor's degree (Honours), minimum three years in length

  8. Phytologia (April 2008) 90(1) 103 THE EVOLUTION OF CARIBBEAN JUNIPERUS

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    Adams, Robert P.

    (endemic to Bermuda); J. barbadensis (endemic to St. Lucia, extinct on Barbados); J. lucayana (Bahamas

  9. DOI: 10.1126/science.1243314 , 968 (2013);341Science

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    Rogers, John A.

    2013-01-01

    Tsunami Information Center (CTIC) in Barbados, established in 2013, will further support these and other efforts

  10. Errorcorrecting Codes and Computational Complexity Notes from a series of lectures by

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    Therien, Denis

    MIT The 2006 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity February 26th -- March 5th, 2006 Organizer

  11. Countries with "low incidence" of tuberculosis. Students who have resided in any country other than those listed below in the past 5 years must check yes in

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    Cantlon, Jessica F.

    to have a tuberculin skin test. Albania Andorra Antigua and Barbuda Australia Austria Bahamas Barbados

  12. Computing the Angularity Tolerance \\Lambda Mark de Berg y Henk Meijer z Mark Overmars y Gordon Wilfong x

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    Utrecht, Universiteit

    Institute in Barbados for the use of their facilities. y Department of Computer Science, Utrecht University

  13. A Visual Servoing System for an Amphibious Legged Robot

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    Dudek, Gregory

    servoing field trials in Barbados; Chris Prahacs and Shane Saunderson for working tire- lessly behind

  14. Variations on Remy's algorithm Nicolas Curien

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    Borgs, Christian

    ... Variation 2 I heard about this variation from Luc Devroye (Barbados workshop, March 2011). We define

  15. Flipturning Polygons # Oswin Aichholzer +

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    Demaine, Erik

    's Bellairs Research Center, Holetown, Barbados. For the most recent version of this paper, see http

  16. Rent sharing in the Clean Development Mechanism The Case of the Tahumanu Hydroelectric Project in Bolivia

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    Paris-Sud XI, Université de

    Rent sharing in the Clean Development Mechanism The Case of the Tahumanu Hydroelectric Project a hydroelectric power plant instead of subsidized diesel plants in the Bolivian Pando Province. Simulations show

  17. Communities of Pottery Production and Consumption on the Taraco Peninsula, Bolivia, 200 BC-300 AD

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    Roddick, Andrew Paul

    2009-01-01

    worlds: ceramic production and consumption in Banda, Ghanaceramic economies: production and consumption of householdceramic economies: production and consumption of household

  18. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    countries social movements and social protest played an1998. Power in Movement: Social Movements and ContentiousCultures in Conflict: Social Movements and the State in

  19. Proposed measures for the control of three diseases of veterinary public health significance in Bolivia 

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    Justiniano, Mario Miguel

    1981-01-01

    laboratory and field personnel; and 4. to give specific functions and to provide functional capability to the animal laboratories of La Paz, Santa Cruz and Beni. This program and the pertinent agreement between the Bolivian government and BID constituted... animal production or animal science and preventive medicine. Facilities Currently, the School of Veterinary Medicine in Santa Cruz has six spacious laboratories and four large classrooms. Two of the laboratories are devoted to pathology...

  20. Can carbon finance contribute to the promotion of solar water heating in Bolivia

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    Hayek, Niklas

    2011-11-24

    Residential applications of renewable energy can contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions while improving the quality of life for households. Thermosiphon solar water heaters are passive systems using solar energy ...

  1. Communities of Pottery Production and Consumption on the Taraco Peninsula, Bolivia, 200 BC-300 AD

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    Roddick, Andrew Paul

    2009-01-01

    finished ceramics to raw materials: oxidized color groupsF. Piechowski 1992 Ceramic raw materials survey in Pacificresults from a preliminary raw material survey. Journal of

  2. Communities of Pottery Production and Consumption on the Taraco Peninsula, Bolivia, 200 BC-300 AD

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    Roddick, Andrew Paul

    2009-01-01

    attribute analysis, petrography, x-ray fluorescence and x-used local clays, while petrography showed that tempers were307 8.51 Petrography: Principles, methods and

  3. Eleutherodactylus discoidalis BOLIVIA: Departamento Tarija: 12.3 km NW of Entre

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    Castoe, Todd A.

    College, Box 555, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0555, USA 2 Department of Biology, University

  4. American Journal of Science UTURUNCU VOLCANO, BOLIVIA: VOLCANIC UNREST DUE TO

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    Pritchard, Matt

    , United Kingdom §§ Servicio Nacional de Geologi´a y Mineri´a, Avenida Santa Mari´a 0104, Santiago, Chile

  5. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    public support for political actors, with political partiesthe most important political actors on the national stage,host of new parties and political actors, among them social

  6. The City Effect: Urban Institutions, Peripheries and Political Participations in Bolivia

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    Cielo, Maria Cristina Malong

    2010-01-01

    local: dilemas de la democracia y la participación social.31: 9. García Linera, Álvaro. 2004a. Democracia Liberalvs Democracia Comunitaria: Propuesta para un debate. Juguete

  7. Female intrasexual competition and reputational effects on attractiveness among the Tsimane of Bolivia

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    Gurven, Michael

    to impact people's lives. Perceived attractiveness by others affects young children's social relationships Crespoe a Department of Social Sciences, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, United States c Department of Anthropology, University of California Santa

  8. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    in which the traditional agrarian structure is undergoingagrarian transformations that resulted from this period, the power structuresagrarian reform in the 1960s and 1970s, served to undermine traditional power structures

  9. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    Peru, emerged as major contenders in the 1980s and at some point during that decade came into power.power. He was inspired by and sought to emulate the developmentalist experiment of Peru’

  10. Across the Andes in Peru and Bo-livia, Indian farmers gather in

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    Orlove, Benjamin S.

    shown its worth. Aspirin and quinine, for ex- ample, were once no more than folk remedies. Agronomists

  11. Scale dependence in multitemporal mapping of forest fragmentation in Bolivia: implications for explaining temporal

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    , Leicester, UK, LE1 7RH b Centro de Biodiversidad y Genetica, Universidad Mayor San Simon, Cochabamba

  12. The Late Palaeozoic glaciation subsurface record,1 Chaco Basin (Bolivia)2

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    Boyer, Edmond

    sedimentological insights. The palaeovalley26 infill is imaged as a chaotic seismic facies overlain by an aggrading

  13. Brachiopod paleoecology during Late Paleozoic climate change (Pennsylvanian-Early Permain, Bolivia)

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    Badyrka, Kira Anna

    2012-01-01

    and JAMES, N. R. 2008. Paleoecology of early-middle PermianSANTA CRUZ BRACHIOPOD PALEOECOLOGY DURING LATE PALEOZOICiv   Brachiopod paleoecology during Late Paleozoic climate

  14. Communities of Pottery Production and Consumption on the Taraco Peninsula, Bolivia, 200 BC-300 AD

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    Roddick, Andrew Paul

    2009-01-01

    Archaeology and Paleoecology of an Andean Civilization. ,Archaeology and Paleoecology of an Andean Civilization.archaeology and paleoecology of an Andean civilization,

  15. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    2006. "Llega popularidad de Evo Morales a 81 por ciento." LaModern World. Boston: Beacon Press. Morales Ayma, Evo. 2006.del Presidente de la República, Evo Morales Ayma, en la

  16. The City Effect: Urban Institutions, Peripheries and Political Participations in Bolivia

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    Cielo, Maria Cristina Malong

    2010-01-01

    Cochabamba. ___. 2007b. Evo reclama obras a Chaly; éste diceparties in the 1990s and Evo Morales’ stunning victory inMovement) – represented by Evo Morales and Felipe Quispe

  17. Backlash in Bolivia: Regional Autonomy as a Reaction against Indigenous Mobilization

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    Eaton, Kent

    2007-01-01

    leader, “When we felt that Evo could be president, it wasculminated in the victory of Evo Morales by a twenty- five1990s. The national emergence of Evo Morales’ Movimiento al

  18. Contribution of glacier runoff to water resources of La Paz city, Bolivia (16 S)

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    Rabatel, Antoine

    accelerated in recent decades in response to climate change and, in particular, increasing temperatures mass balance is a valuable indicator of climate change over the past century (Stocker and others, 2013). Tropical glaciers are very sensitive and respond rapidly to climate fluctuations, mainly due

  19. Understanding and Mapping Land-Use and Land-Cover Change along Bolivia's Corredor Bioceancio 

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    Redo, Daniel J.

    2011-08-08

    by linking household surveys and interviews with farmers; environmental, climatic, and political data; and classified satellite imagery. Overall, large-scale deforestation has occurred along the Corredor Bioceanico for mechanized commercial production of oil...

  20. Sheetflow fluvial processes in a rapidly subsiding basin, Altiplano plateau, Bolivia

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    Horton, Brian K.

    , meandering and anastomosing rivers have provided the cornerstones of fluvial sedimentology for several-arid, 1 E-mail: bhampton@msu.edu 2 E-mail: horton@mail.utexas.edu Sedimentology (2007) 54, 1121­1147 doi

  1. Democratizing formal politics : indigenous and social movement political parties in Ecuador and Bolivia, 1978-2000

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    Collins, Jennifer Noelle

    2006-01-01

    Democracy Challenge Empire in Lula's Brazil?" NACLA: ReportIt’s candidate, Inacio Lula da Silva won the presidency insince Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva won the presidency in 2002,

  2. Bolivia-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP)

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental JumpInformationBio-GasIllinois:Energy Authority Jump to: navigation,in

  3. “Let’s Worship Our Lord as Garinagu”: Sacred Music and the Negotiation of Garifuna Ethnicity

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    Poluha, Lauren Janel

    2015-01-01

    belize- mulls-offshore-drilling/> Accessed 10 June 2015.two shipwrecks occurred offshore from St. Vincent. Enslaved18 Oil has also been found offshore from Belize, but—luckily

  4. Influence of Surface Currents in the Dispersal Pathways of Eggs of Cubera Snapper, Lutjanus cyanopterus (Cuvier, 1828), at a Spawning Aggregation Site at Gladden Spit, Belize 

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    Mendez-Jimenez, Adriana

    2012-10-19

    Most large reef fish use a migratory reproductive strategy and tend to spawn in aggregations that occur at predictable locations and times. Though numerous hypotheses have been formulated to explain the reasons behind this ...

  5. Underground Identity, Memory, and Political Spaces: Archaeological Investigations of the Classic Period Maya Ceremonial Karstscape in the Pacbitun Region, Cayo District, Belize

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    Spenard, Jon

    2014-01-01

    Pacbitun region. Crevice cave Sinkhole Blind vertical shaftand may lack a ceiling. Sinkholes are sunken features formedsurface and subsurface sinkholes. Surface sinkholes are the

  6. AOML is an environmental laboratory of NOAA's Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research on Virginia Key in Miami, Florida November-December 2013

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    cruise departed Bridgetown, Barbados on November 11th aboard the NOAA ship Ronald H. Brown and concluded the starting location in Barbados; red circle shows the location of the end port in Recife, Brazil. Pink

  7. Rings and Integer Lattices in Computer Science Notes from a series of lectures by

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    Therien, Denis

    Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur The 2007 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity February 25 Yekhanin Date: July 31st, 2007 1 #12; 2007 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity RINGS AND INTEGER

  8. UPS. Weather Bureau, W W ~icane Betsy, August 27-Sept . 12, 1.65...

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    southeast of Barbados i n the Windward Islands, West Indies. Maximum surface winds were about 38 knots was centered 300 miles e a s t southeast of Barbados and was moving west northwestward a t 15 miles an hour

  9. Around the PCP Theorem Sanjeev Arora

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    Arora, Sanjeev

    on Computational Complexity Theory was held at McGill University's Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados, from of graph exponentiation 53 iii #12; iv #12; McGill/Barbados Workshop'96 Randomness in Complexity Theory

  10. Meltwater Pulse 1A from Antarctica as a Trigger of the

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    Kurapov, Alexander

    since mwp-1A was first identified from Barbados coral records (1). The Laurentide Ice Sheet is commonly.P. on a Barbados sample of Acropora palmata has been conventionally used to con-

  11. Fifth Interview with Sir Eli Lauterpacht - 28 March 2008

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    Dingle, Lesley; Bates, Daniel

    2008-06-19

    which were the controlling instruments meant. 123. 2004-2006. Barbados/Trinidad Arbitration: Permanent Court of Arbitration. In parallel, in terms of time, with EEBC, there was another very interesting arbitration between Barbados on the one hand...

  12. MFR PAPER 1089 Results of Experimental and

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    A , hark fishing o n a commercial scale was carri ed on from Barbados and Trinidad (Hsu, Kl eijn , Barbados, and the Windward and Leeward Islands. GEAR AND METHODS Fishing Gear During the exploratory

  13. A standard unit for monitoring recruitment of fishes to coral reef rubble

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    Kramer, Donald L.

    Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados Received 30 January 2006; received in revised form 8 May 2006 coast of Barbados, West Indies. These rubble SMURFs are inexpensive to construct and permit newly

  14. OCEAN DRILLING PROGRAM LEG 156 SCIENTIFIC PROSPECTUS

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    OCEAN DRILLING PROGRAM LEG 156 SCIENTIFIC PROSPECTUS NORTHERN BARBADOS RIDGE Dr. Tom Shipley Dr The main objectives of the northern Barbados Ridge ODP Leg 156 are to examine the rates, effects

  15. Synoptic study of warm rings in the North Brazil Current retroflection region using

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    very near of Barbados, affecting the environment in the region, of which seven rings during the study River Barbados Figure 1. The region of study indicating the main surface current in the tropical

  16. What Can Open Access Do for Me? Personal Perspectives of KU Faculty

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    Peterson, A. Townsend; Greenberg, Marc L.; Torrance, Andrew W.; Goddard, Stephen

    2010-10-21

    , Belgium, Belarus, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Austria, Australia, Aruba, Argentina, Algeria, Albania … town@ku.edu ..., Belgium, Belarus, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Austria, Australia, Aruba, Argentina, Algeria, Albania … town@ku.edu ...

  17. As of : Jan 19, 2011 S.No. Country

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    Pittendrigh, Barry

    applicable) Full bene bank name and address 14 Barbados BBD Dollar Swift and Account number Bene and Bene bank country must be Barbados Need reason for payment Belarus BWP Pulas Swift and Account number Need

  18. Lower Bounds for Algebraic Circuits Notes from a series of lectures by

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    Therien, Denis

    Institute of Science The 2005 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity February 27th -- March 6th, 2005 Kouckâ??y Benoit Larose Dana Randall Pascal Tesson Date: August 23rd, 2005 1 #12; 2005 Barbados Workshop

  19. A PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION OF THE STOCK STRUCTURE OF

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    tech- niques to compare dolphin sampled from Miami and Barbados, two widely spaced fisheries collected off Barbados between December 1982 and March 1983, and off Miami in May and June 1983. Samples

  20. The dolphinfish, Coryphaena hip-purus L., is a pelagic and migratory

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    Islands and the Windward Islands (Mahon et al., 1981), and off Barbados (Oxen- ford and Hunte, 1986). Age are those of Beards- ley (1967), off Miami, and Oxenford and Hunte (1983) in Barbados. Beardsley (1967

  1. Field Studies (Undergraduate) Programs, Courses and University Regulations

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    Shoubridge, Eric

    .4 Study Away On Your Own, page 8 3 Africa Field Study Semester, page 8 4 Barbados Field Study Semester, page 8 5 Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester, page 9 6 Panama Field Study

  2. REQUIRED BACHELOR DEGREE EQUIVALENTS Afghanistan Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science (Licence/Leicanc) 4

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    Rock, Chris

    , Education, or Pharmacy Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery ­ 6 years Barbados Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bachelor of Education from Barbados Community College ­ 4 years Bachelor's degree from the University of the West Indies

  3. Topology via higher-order intuitionistic logic Working version of 18th March 2004

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    Escardó, Martín

    work, recorded in the Barbados notes, we instead propose a synthetic approach, in which both classical in the Barbados notes, with some interesting computational applications. In this note we reformulate and redevelop

  4. Field Studies (Undergraduate) Programs, Courses and University Regulations

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    Shoubridge, Eric

    .4 Study Away On Your Own, page 8 3 African Field Study Semester, page 8 4 Barbados Field Study Semester, page 8 5 Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies Field Semester, page 9 6 Panama Field Study

  5. 11/3/08 2:47 PMBeyond Swollen Limbs, a Disease's Hidden Agony -New York Times Page 1 of 5http://www.nytimes.com/2006/04/09/world/americas/09lymph.html?pagewanted=print

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    Davis, Richard E.

    was long called "Barbados leg" and found as far north as Charleston, S.C. It can disappear spontaneously -- as it did in Barbados -- when countries prosper and the poor are able to afford window screens to block

  6. Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science 87 (2004) URL: http://www.elsevier.nl/locate/entcs/volume87.html 15 pages

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    Jung, Achim

    2004-01-01

    Introduction This text contains the notes of a talk given at the Bellairs Research Centre in Barbados in April of stable compactness. 1 Participation in the Barbados workshop was made possible through a travel grant

  7. Enabling Autonomous Capabilities in Underwater Robotics Junaed Sattar, Gregory Dudek, Olivia Chiu, Ioannis Rekleitis, Philippe Gigu`ere, Alec Mills, Nicolas Plamondon,

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    Rekleitis, Ioannis

    reefs of Barbados, for two amphibious mobile robots and a set of underwater sensor nodes. We present

  8. Agricultural Research/October 19964 6 gricultural chemical pro-

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    Liskiewicz, Maciej

    (Barbados cherry) and alfalfa to yam and youngberry. While some of these crops have odd-sounding names like

  9. Data Stream Algorithms Notes from a series of lectures by

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    Therien, Denis

    : Andrew McGregor The 2009 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity March 1st ­ March 8th, 2009

  10. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3162 Commenced Publication in 1973

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    Dehene, Frank

    , in August, 2003, in conjunction with the WADS 2003 meeting. There have also been two Barbados workshops

  11. Underwater Robot Localization using Artificial Visual Pifu Zhang2

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    Milios, Evangelos E.

    or landmarks at known positions. Figure 1 The robot underwater off the Barbados west coast There are two main

  12. Artist Popularity: Do Web and Social Music Services Agree? Alejandro Bellogn, Arjen P. de Vries, Jiyin He

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    Bellogin, Alejandro

    reggae BigBand gangsta sexy 00s crooner dancehall USA vocal Avicii barbadian barbados California deep

  13. Topic Sentiment Change Analysis , Weiyi Meng1

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    Meng, Weiyi

    research problem. I would like to express my support for those in Barbados who are seeking redress from

  14. CURRICULUM VITAE Antonio J. Giraldez, Ph.D.

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    Giraldez, Antonio J.

    Biology, USA 2014 MicroRNA workshop. McGill University's Bellairs Research Station, Barbados 2014 Keystone

  15. Flipturning Polygons Oswin Aichholzer y

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    Palop del Río, Belén

    Center, Holetown, Barbados. For the most recent version of this paper, see http://www.uiuc.edu/ #24; je

  16. Acknowledgement This work originated in the Parallel Algorithms and Computational Geometry Workshop

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    in Barbados. References [1] H. Edelsbrunner, L. Guibas, and M. Sharir. The complexity and construction of many

  17. TRANSLATORS' NOTE: In the original Mmoires there was no index. We are providing one for the convenience of the reader. Because so many references are to properties of the

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    Alvarado, Alejandro Sánchez

    -25 to water surface, 21 B Baker, Henry, vi Barbados, 180 Batteries (of nematocysts), see Beads Beads

  18. Faster Fixed-Parameter Tractable Algorithms for Matching and Packing Problems

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    Whitesides, Sue

    Institute of McGill Uni- versity, Holetown, Barbados, Feb. 7-13, 2004, organized by S. Whitesides. Contact

  19. Phytologia (August 2008) 90(2) 123 HYBRIDIZATION BETWEEN JUNIPERUS BERMUDIANA

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    Adams, Robert P.

    in the 1950s (Whitney, 1955). Smith's cedar was thought to be 'Barbados cedars' (J. barbadensis). Because

  20. Elliptic Curves Notes from a series of lectures by

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    Therien, Denis

    The 2008 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity March 2nd ­ March 9th, 2008 Organizer: Denis Th

  1. Software developers have always used tools to perform their work. In the earliest days of the discipline, the tools provided basic compilation and assembly function-

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    Robillard, Martin

    on software analysis for rec- ommendation systems at McGill University's Bellairs Research Station in Barbados

  2. Behavioural Processes 85 (2010) 135141 Contents lists available at ScienceDirect

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    Dhindsa, Rajinder

    2010-01-01

    in their natural habitat in Barbados. The dove pairs showed high site fidelity and territoriality, allowing us

  3. Computing Constrained MinimumWidth Annuli of Point Sets \\Lambda

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    Utrecht, Universiteit

    Research N.W.O, NSERC Canada and FCAR Quebec. We also thank the Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados

  4. DIMACS Technical Report 9314 Testing Simple Polygons 1

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    at Bellairs Research Institute of McGill University in Holetown Barbados on February 7­14, 1992. 2 Partially

  5. Telepresence across the Ocean Ioannis Rekleitis, Gregory Dudek, Yasmina Schoueri, Philippe Giguere, and Junaed Sattar

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    Rekleitis, Ioannis

    , a member of the AQUA fam- ily of robots, over the reef in Barbados. example, where students in different

  6. Methodology Empirical Analysis

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    Thornton, Mitchell

    Methodist University, USA, mathornton@smu.edu 1st Workshop on Bitcoin Research Barbados March 7, 2014 Marie

  7. Pseudo-Triangulation Workbench (ptw) User Manual

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    Kettner, Lutz

    on Pseudo-Triangulations in Barbados. I spend around 25 hours during the workshop and another 25 hours after

  8. Statistisches Bundesamt VIB/32134000 und VIB/32135100

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    Nejdl, Wolfgang

    Bahrain, auch Bahrein 460 Bangladesch 322 Barbados 320 Barbuda, Antigua und - 149 Bäreninsel, zu Norwegen

  9. Atmospheric P deposition to the subtropical North Atlantic: sources, properties, and relationship to N deposition

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    Hansell, Dennis

    phosphorus. Here we report measurements of phosphorus in aerosols and wet deposition at Miami and Barbados. African dust is the major aerosol P source at both Miami and Barbados, containing ~880 ppm total. Estimated SRP deposition in Barbados and Miami is 0.21 and 0.13 mmol mÀ2 dÀ1 phosphorus, respectively

  10. Biological Invasions 1: 3341, 1999. 1999 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in the Netherlands.

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    Bermingham, Eldredge

    of Barbados Irby J. Lovette1,2,, Gilles Seutin1,3, Robert E. Ricklefs4 & Eldredge Bermingham1 1Smithsonian-215-898-8780) Received 16 February 1999; accepted in revised form 26 February 1999 Key words: Barbados, Coereba flaveola and anthropogenic invasions. Barbados, an outlying island in the Lesser Antilles, was formed approximately 700

  11. Vol. 133: 13-28, 1996 MARINE ECOLOGY PROGRESS SERIES

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    Sponaugle, Su

    patterns of coral reef fish larval supply to Barbados,West Indies Su Sponaugle*,Robert K. Cowen Marine the temporal and spatial patterns of larval supply to the island of Barbados, West lndies, an array of light to Barbados appears to be Influenced by processes occurring at 2 scales. Behavioral or passive synchronization

  12. IN MARCH 2002, an unusual feeding interaction was observed between an adult and a juvenile Carib

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    Fussman, Gregor

    - ariensis), brood parasites thought to have first colo- nized Barbados in 1916 (ffrench 1986, Evans 1990Gill University, Barbados, West Indies; 2 McGill University, Montréal, Canada; 3 School of Biologi- cal Sciences behavior patterns and food sources in five bird species of Barbados, a highly urbanized island of the West

  13. High-resolution temporal record of Holocene ground-water chemistry: Tracing links between climate and hydrology

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    Banner, Jay L.

    growth layers in Holocene spe- leothems from Barbados, West Indies, reveals high-resolution temporal. carbonate mineral reactions, as reflected in 87 Sr/86 Sr values of modern Barbados ground waters variations in rainfall on Barbados that are predicted by this hydrologic model. INTRODUCTION In spite

  14. 6 MaxPlanckForschung 3 | 09 PERSPEKTIVEN

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    Falge, Eva

    der Karibikinsel Barbados eine zweijährige em- pirische Feldstudie. Die Wissenschaftler konzentrieren HALO. Auf Barbados sind die Bedingungen für die Messungen ideal. Die Insel liegt in der Karibik relativ Barbados gibt es je nach Jahreszeit unterschiedlichste Strömungsmuster oder Wolkenformatio- nen. Im Winter

  15. ORIGINAL PAPER Relationship between African dust carried in the Atlantic

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    the daily concentrations of dust measured in on-shore Trade Winds at Barbados and pediatric asthma Scott Polyclinic, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados, West Indies R. Naidu :H. Thani Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados, West Indies R. Naidu :H. Thani

  16. Proceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 7-11 July 2008 Session number 10

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    Kramer, Donald L.

    and Chemical Sciences, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados (W.I.) Abstract. Studies species. We concurrently monitored density on three reefs in Barbados (West Indies) for 3-3.5 months differences. During a year-round study on the west coast of Barbados, West Indies (Vallès et al. 2008), we

  17. INTRODUCTION Compaction of sediments accreted at conver-

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    Fisher, Andrew

    within the decollement of the Barbados accretionary complex yielded the most promising results when, shipboard packer testing of the Barbados accretionary-prism de- collement (Fisher and Zwart, 1996; 1997) sug of the Barbados accre- tionary complex. These tests were conducted at pore pressure conditions from * = (Pp ­ Ph

  18. Dunking behaviour in Carib grackles JULIE MORAND-FERRON, LOUIS LEFEBVRE, SIMON M. READER,

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    Dhindsa, Rajinder

    in the field and in captivity on Carib grackles, Quiscalus lugubris, in Barbados, we showed that: (1) dunking in Barbados, and that the low frequency of the behaviour in the field did not result from the inability. In the context of field and aviary experiments in Barbados, we witnessed dunking in a species in which

  19. CORRESPONDENCE Reply to: African dust and asthma in the Caribbean--medical

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    to African dust and to Barbados and the Caribbean. Rather, they cite much literature on the relationship over the oceans and their role in climate, a program that began in 1965 on Barbados and continues impact of climate variability on dust concentrations in Barbados trade winds. With the onset of long

  20. A genome-wide association study on African-ancestry populations for asthma

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    Abecasis, Goncalo

    , PhD,o Terri H. Beaty, PhD,g and Kathleen C. Barnes, PhDb,c,g Baltimore, Md, Washington, DC, Barbados Barbados) to identify single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) associated with asthma. Results: A meta, DC; e the University of the West Indies, Barbados; f the Depart- ment of Epidemiology and Public

  1. Shipley, T.H., Ogawa, Y., Blum, P., and Bahr, J.M. (Eds.), 1997 Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol. 156

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    Housen, Bernie

    Program, Scientific Results, Vol. 156 97 6. MAGNETIC ANISOTROPY OF BARBADOS PRISM SEDIMENTS1 Bernard A décollement of the Barbados accre- tionary prism show a striking progression across this structure under high strain rates?); and (3) the basal décollement of the Barbados prism is a narrow plane (490

  2. MWP-1A has commonly been viewed as a short-lived acceleration within the long-term

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    Lieberman, Daniel E.

    - level rise in Barbados than in Tahiti, whereas Antarctic melt would have caused similar amounts of sea-level rise at both localities9 . The similarity of sea-level rise at Barbados and Tahiti is most consistent and colleagues' Tahiti chronol- ogy and the most recent Barbados chronolo- gy5 of MWP-1A indicate

  3. Hydrogeologic and climatic influences on spatial and interannual variation of recharge to a tropical karst island aquifer

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    Banner, Jay L.

    of groundwater in tropical island aquifers, such as on Barbados, are significantly influenced by tropical of rainfall. This study shows that estimates of average annual recharge to the limestone aquifer on Barbados, island aquifers, Barbados, ENSO Citation: Jones, I. C., and J. L. Banner, Hydrogeologic and climatic

  4. Fluid origins, paths, and fluid-rock reactions at convergent margins, using halogens, Cl stable isotopes, and alkali metals as geochemical tracers

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    Wei, Wei

    2007-01-01

    0.89 ‰ at Nankai and Barbados, (e.g. Ransom et al. , 1995;to -7.8 ‰ at Nankai and Barbados (e.g. (Ransom et al. ,3.3.2; (2) smectite from Barbados (ODP Leg 110, 110-671B-51

  5. MARINE ECOLOGY PROGRESS SERIES Mar Ecol Prog Ser

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    Kramer, Donald L.

    patterns in the recruitment of coral-reef fishes in Barbados Henri Vallès1,*, Donald L. Kramer1 , Wayne Campus, University Drive, Cave Hill, St. Michael, Barbados (West Indies) ABSTRACT: We monitored of the west coast of Barbados, using benthic standard monitoring units of recruitment of fishes (SMURFs

  6. J. Field Ornithol. 73(1):8285, 2002 Locale-specific sugar packet opening by Lesser Antillean

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    Fussman, Gregor

    Bullfinches in Barbados Simon M. Reader,1,3,4 Daniel Nover,2 and Louis Lefebvre2 1 Bellairs Institute of McGill University, Barbados, West Indies 2 McGill University, Montre´al, Canada Received 8 January 2001; accepted 11 of sugar on the grounds of a hotel on the west coast of Barbados. We presented closed sugar packets at 40

  7. The Evolution and Demise of North Brazil Current Rings* DAVID M. FRATANTONI

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    the island of Barbados. The near-surface and subthermocline layers of two rings were observed to cleave or separate upon encountering shoaling bathymetry between Tobago and Barbados, with the resulting por- tions a mechanism for transport of this water northwestward toward Tobago and Barbados (e.g., Muller-Karger et al

  8. University of Nebraska -Lincoln DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska -Lincoln

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    Pedersen, Scott C.

    : University of Nebraska State Museum Museum, University of Nebraska State 1-1-2012 Bats of Barbados Hugh H of Barbados" (2012). Mammalogy Papers: University of Nebraska State Museum. Paper 158. http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/museummammalogy/158 #12;Chiroptera Neotropical 17(2): 1029-1054, December 2011 ! ! ! 1029 Bats of Barbados Hugh H

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    Calgary, University of

    Francisco de Quito All Undergraduate and Graduate Exchange Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica All Academic Cooperation Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados University of the West Indies at Cave Hill, Barbados All Undergraduate and Graduate Exchange Mexico CETYS Universidad All

  10. Water budgets in accretionary wedges: a comparison

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    Nicolas, Chamot-Rooke

    made in the Barbados, Central Oregon, Northern Cascadia and Nankai subduction zones. The steady, that there are indications in the Barbados area of massive flow of low salinity water at depth along the decollement (Davis et al. 1990) measurements made on the Oregon wedge and indirect measurements made on the Barbados

  11. Geochrmrca ef Cosmochmrca Acla Vol. 55, pp. 2385-2390 Copyright 0 1991 Pergamon Press pk. Printed in U.S.A.

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    Fairbanks, Richard G.

    :-We present new precise U-Th ages of well-preserved coral specimens collected from the island of Barbados Barbados terraces higher in altitude than the Rendezvous Hill Terrace (thus older than oxygen isotope stage the sea water 234U/238Uratio, and no anomalous values have been reported for such samples from Barbados

  12. Quaternary Science Reviews ] (

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    Fairbanks, Richard G.

    duration from an extended Barbados sea level record W.R. Peltiera,Ã, R.G. Fairbanksb a Department of Barbados, together with a refined model of continental deglaciation and an accurate methodology of Barbados in the Caribbean Sea is especially important in this regard as it has been shown (Peltier, 2002a

  13. Marine biogenic and anthropogenic contributions to non-sea-salt sulfate in the marine boundary layer over the North Atlantic Ocean

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    Experiment (AEROCE), daily aerosol samples were collected in the marine boundary layer at Barbados, West at Bermuda and Barbados, the marine nss SO4 2À /MSA mass ratios (19.6 ± 2.1 and 18.8 ± 2.2) were consistent sources dominate. Intermediate values occurred at Barbados (18,000) and Izan~a (24,000) where both

  14. Impact of North Brazil Current rings on local circulation and coral reef fish recruitment to

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    Sponaugle, Su

    to Barbados, West Indies R.K. Cowena, S. Sponauglea, C.B. Parisa, J.L. Fortunaa, K.M.M. Lwizab, and S. Dorseyc of the flow environment around the island of Barbados indicated frequent occurrence of strong current can remain quite coherent as they pass the Tobago-Barbados ridge. Further, the flow direction

  15. Interhemispheric transport of viable fungi and bacteria from Africa to the Caribbean with soil dust

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    Prospero, Joseph M.

    of the West Indies and Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados, West Indies; 3 Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of the West Indies, Barbados, West Indies; 4 Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies and Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados, West Indies; 5 Present address: Greenville Hospital System

  16. Constraining the magnitude of the global dust cycle by minimizing the difference between a model and observations

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    2006-01-01

    Understanding the 30-year Barbados desert dust record, J.29.1S 21.3N 21.3S 14.3S 22.2S Barbados Bermuda Cayenne ChejuSURFACE CONCENTRATION Barbados Bermuda Cheju Cheju Izan˜a

  17. For permission to copy, contact editing@geosociety.org 2006 Geological Society of America 65

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    Banner, Jay L.

    in Harrison's Cave, Barbados, West Indies. Only some of the plate 13 C values and none of the plate 18 O and Holocene speleothem calcite from Barbados, sampled temporally along the growth axis, shows similar positive, oxygen isotopes, carbon isotopes, non- equilibrium, Barbados. INTRODUCTION The geochemistry

  18. Molecular Ecology (2005) 14, 20872096 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2005.02574.x 2005 Blackwell Publishing Ltd

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    Thorpe, Roger Stephen

    2005-01-01

    extremus substantially contradicts dating of Barbados emergence R. S. THORPE, D. L. LEADBEATER and C. E studied and Barbados, although composed of some ancient rocks, is thought to have emerged only about 1 divergence and phylogeographical structure within Barbados. The divergence time, estimated by a range

  19. Pardos in Vallegrande : an exploration of the role of afromestizos in the foundation of Vallegrande, Santa Cruz, Bolivia

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    Weaver Olson, Nathan

    2010-01-01

    was a Vallegrandino paper called Reflejos, which was printedCruz. 41 Viedma, 104-106. Reflejos, 27 June 1926, 2. Ibid. ,s place in Bolivian history, Reflejos‘ timing was excellent:

  20. Modeling the topography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia as an equipotential surface of Earth’s gravity field

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    Borsa, Adrian

    2008-01-01

    A. A. , et al. (2008), Topography of the salar de Uyuni,and B. G. Bills (2004), Topography of the flattest surfacestudy on the sea surface topography, Geophysical Journal

  1. Modeling the topography of the salar de Uyuni, Bolivia as an equipotential surface of Earth’s gravity field

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    Borsa, Adrian

    2008-01-01

    J. K. (1989), Evaporite Sedimentology, 1 ed. , 285 pp. ,of salt-pan evaporites, Sedimentology, 32(5), 627-644.alteration of evaporites, Sedimentology, 47(s1), 215-238.

  2. Race and Ethnicity and Latin America's United Nations Millennium Development Goals

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    Telles, Edward E.

    2007-01-01

    to be achieved for Guatemala. While there may be littlein Mexico, Bolivia and Guatemala were slower than for non-ethnic ‘minority’ in Mexico, Guatemala, Bolivia while blacks

  3. Technical Report on Application and Development of Appropriate Tools and Technologies for Cost-Effective Carbon Sequestration

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    Bill Stanley; Sandra Brown; Zoe Kant; Patrick Gonzalez

    2009-01-07

    The Nature Conservancy participated in a Cooperative Agreement with the Department of Energy (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) to explore the compatibility of carbon sequestration in terrestrial ecosystems and the conservation of biodiversity. The title of the research project was 'Application and Development of Appropriate Tools and Technologies for Cost-Effective Carbon Sequestration'. The objectives of the project were to: (1) improve carbon offset estimates produced in both the planning and implementation phases of projects; (2) build valid and standardized approaches to estimate project carbon benefits at a reasonable cost; and (3) lay the groundwork for implementing cost-effective projects, providing new testing ground for biodiversity protection and restoration projects that store additional atmospheric carbon. This Final Technical Report discusses the results of the six tasks that The Nature Conservancy undertook to answer research needs while facilitating the development of real projects with measurable greenhouse gas reductions. The research described in this report occurred between July 1st 2001 and July 10th 2008. The specific tasks discussed include: Task 1: carbon inventory advancements; Task 2: emerging technologies for remote sensing of terrestrial carbon; Task 3: baseline method development; Task 4: third-party technical advisory panel meetings; Task 5: new project feasibility studies; and Task 6: development of new project software screening tool. The project occurred in two phases. The first was a focused exploration of specific carbon measurement and monitoring methodologies and pre-selected carbon sequestration opportunities. The second was a more systematic and comprehensive approach to compare various competing measurement and monitoring methodologies, and assessment of a variety of carbon sequestration opportunities in order to find those that are the lowest cost with the greatest combined carbon and other environmental benefits. In the first phase we worked in the U.S., Brazil, Belize, Bolivia, Peru, and Chile to develop and refine specific carbon inventory methods, pioneering a new remote-sensing method for cost-effectively measuring and monitoring terrestrial carbon sequestration and system for developing carbon baselines for both avoided deforestation and afforestation/reforestation projects. We evaluated the costs and carbon benefits of a number of specific terrestrial carbon sequestration activities throughout the U.S., including reforestation of abandoned mined lands in southwest Virginia, grassland restoration in Arizona and Indiana, and reforestation in the Mississippi Alluvial Delta. The most cost-effective U.S. terrestrial sequestration opportunity we found through these studies was reforestation in the Mississippi Alluvial Delta. In Phase II we conducted a more systematic assessment and comparison of several different measurement and monitoring approaches in the Northern Cascades of California, and a broad 11-state Northeast regional assessment, rather than pre-selected and targeted, analysis of terrestrial sequestration costs and benefits. Work was carried out in Brazil, Belize, Chile, Peru and the USA. Partners include the Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development, The Sampson Group, Programme for Belize, Society for Wildlife Conservation (SPVS), Universidad Austral de Chile, Michael Lefsky, Colorado State University, UC Berkeley, the Carnegie Institution of Washington, ProNaturaleza, Ohio State University, Stephen F. Austin University, Geographical Modeling Services, Inc., WestWater, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Century Ecosystem Services, Mirant Corporation, General Motors, American Electric Power, Salt River Project, Applied Energy Systems, KeySpan, NiSource, and PSEG. This project, 'Application and Development of Appropriate Tools and Technologies for Cost-Effective Carbon Sequestration', has resulted in over 50 presentations and reports, available publicly through the Department of Energy or by visiting the links listed in Appendix 1. More

  4. Training, sharing, finding applications

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    , global warming is having a major impact on water resources, irrigation and hydroelectricity. In Bolivia

  5. CLIMATE IN THE DRY CENTRAL ANDES OVER GEOLOGIC,

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    Nacional de Geologia y Mineria (SERGEOMIN) for field logistical support in Bolivia. This work was supported

  6. Explaining the causes and consequences of internationally monitored elections

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    Hyde, Susan Dayton

    2006-01-01

    Yemen, Senegal, Lebanon* Comoros, Fiji, South Korea, TheArgentina, Belize, Chile, Comoros, Congo Brazzaville*,occurred in Jamaica (1983), Comoros (1996), Kuwait (1990),

  7. World Port Institutions and Productivity: Roles of Ownership, Corporate Structure, and Inter-port Competition

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    Cheon, SangHyun

    2007-01-01

    Belize City* Doha+ Douala+ Taichung* Dalian* Izmir*Oslo Djibouti Mina Sulman Douala Dakar Dar-es-Salaam Port55 Marsaxlokk 264 Toamasina 210 Douala 139 Montevideo 168

  8. Why the Maya Fell: Climate Change, Conflict--And a Trip to the Beach? Latest evidence hints at a cautionary tale for modern civilization, expert says.

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    South Bohemia, University of

    -day Guatemala, Belize, and Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula. Surrounded by pyramids, plazas, ball courts, and government buildings, the urban Maya discussed philosophy, developed an accurate solar-year calendar

  9. U. S. DEPARTMENT OF-COMMERCE U*$,WEATHER BUREAU

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    of the Lesser Antilles July 9-10, Its existence east of 6t. Lucia and north of Barbado8 was f i r s t suspected E t o EIYE 1011.0 mbs. 2.99 in. Arpt. 3.99 in.Morne Des Cadets Barbados 20 kt8 33 kts SSE 1010.5 mbs landelideos. Barbados 0 nil $65,000, moetly to roade and communications. The lose of l i f e at 8t. Lucfa

  10. Optimized Lookahead Trees: A Bridge Between Lookahead Tree Policies

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    Jung, Tobias

    }@ulg.ac.be Motto: Lookahead trees as a fancy way of parameterizing policies in direct policy search Barbados'13: Optimized Lookahead Trees ­ April 29, 2013 ­ p.1/22 #12;Motivation Barbados'13: Optimized Lookahead Trees � ��� � � �� �� �ºµ Barbados'13: Optimized Lookahead Trees ­ April 29, 2013 ­ p.3/22 #12

  11. Initiative for the Transformation and Strengthening of the Solar...

    Open Energy Info (EERE)

    programs Resource Type Workshop Website http:www.olade.orginiciativ Country Argentina, Barbados, Brazil, Colombia, Nicaragua, Peru UN Region Caribbean, Central America,...

  12. Lessons Learned in Islands | Department of Energy

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    Learn how Barbados successfully overcame market barriers to widespread implementation of solar water heaters. U.S. Virgin Islands Clears the Way for Unprecedented Levels of Solar...

  13. S, Sciqice Service Feature Released on r e c e i p t

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    Hurricane", or !'Barbados Hurricanetr, of October 10, 1780, was the most d e s t r u c t i r e storm holm

  14. Normgeber: Finanzministerium Aktenzeichen: VD3 15 43/1

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    Damm, Werner

    Australien -Canberra 48 158 -Sydney 49 186 -im Ã?brigen 46 133 Bahrain 30 70 Bangladesch 25 75 Barbados 48 179

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    Autonoma de Madrid, Universidad

    Australia 2 2 1 0 5 5 7 88% 8 Austria 2 1 1 1 35 17 19 50% 38 Bangla Desh - - 1 0 - - 0 0% 1 Barbados

  16. Export pedigrees issued in 2014 Gundog Group 2014

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    Lacy, Bob

    (Sussex) Spaniel(WelshSpringer) Weimaraner Total Australia 1 1 2 1 1 1 6 1 1 2 17 Austria 1 1 1 13 3 19 Barbados 1

  17. AT&T USADirect Travel Guide

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    Greenberg, Albert

    -800-99-0011 French Guiana 0-800-99-0011 specified. Bangladesh 157-0011 Barbados 1-800-225-5288 {Spanish} 01

  18. Lectures on Proof Theory Samuel R. Buss

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    Therien, Denis

    's Bellairs Research Institute in Barbados from March 6 to March 11, organized by Pierre McKenzie (U. de Montr

  19. Entry Requirements (Non-EU) 2014 Country UK 2.1 standard UK 2.2 standard

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    Aickelin, Uwe

    : CGPA 2.75 or B- or 55% MBBS/BDS/Bachelor 4 year /DVM: CGPA 3.0 or B or 60% Barbados Bachelor: Second

  20. This article appeared in a journal published by Elsevier. The attached copy is furnished to the author for internal non-commercial research

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    Gilli, Adrian

    's personal copy Letter Seismic stratigraphy of the Blue Hole (Lighthouse Reef, Belize), a late Holocene Available online 1 August 2013 Communicated by J.T. Wells Keywords: Blue Hole seismics Belize Holocene Five seismic units may be identified in the ~8 m thick Holocene sediment package at the bottom of the Blue Hole

  1. Accepted by L. Page: 9 Mar. 2011; published: 27 Apr. 2011 ISSN 1175-5326 (print edition)

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    Piller, Kyle R.

    of Guatemala, and P. synspilus (Hubbs 1935) in the Río Grijalva-Usumacinta system, and other systems in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala. Reported morphological differences between the two nominal species in Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize within the Río Usumacinta drainage, and P. melanurus in Guatemala within

  2. ISSN 1198-6727 Fisheries Centre

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    Pauly, Daniel

    : THE MARINE BIODIVERSITY OF BELIZE Fisheries Centre, University of British Columbia, Canada Palomares, M;TOO PRECIOUS TO DRILL: THE MARINE BIODIVERSITY OF BELIZE edited by Maria Lourdes D. Palomares by Maria Lourdes D. Palomares and Daniel Pauly CONTENTS PAGE DIRECTOR`S FOREWORD 1 EDITOR`S PREFACE 2

  3. Marine Sanctuaries Conservation Series ONMS-08-07 U.S. Department of Commerce

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    Ezer,Tal

    Marine Sanctuaries Conservation Series ONMS-08-07 U.S. Department of Commerce National Oceanic of National Marine Sanctuaries November 2008 Caribbean Connectivity: Implications for Marine Protected Area and Caribbean Fisheries Institute Belize City, Belize #12;About the Marine Sanctuaries Conservation Series

  4. An Agent-based Model of Prehistoric Settlement Patterns and Political Consolidation in the Lake Titicaca Basin of Peru and Bolivia

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    Griffin, Arthur F.; Stanish, Charles

    2007-01-01

    by 100% the amortized capital cost of rain fed terraces:capital ratio of 1.0 (same as for raised fields (g)), so total annual cost

  5. “This Is Not a Parade, It's a Protest March”: Intertextuality, Citation, and Political Action on the Streets of Bolivia and Argentina

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    Lazar, Sian

    2015-03-04

    , to congregate at the obelisk in the center of Buenos Aires. Websites and Facebook groups appeared, and the hashtag #8N began to circulate. By 8:00 p.m. on the day itself, a huge crowd had gathered at the obelisk, the majority carrying national flags... about insecurity and Cristina’s style of government, actual demands remained weakly articulated and somewhat diffuse. At the time of the mobilization, the government refrained from direct and public engagement with the demonstrators and their demands...

  6. Country Location AFGHANISTAN

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    ASIA ADMIN SPT UNIT 01/01 12/31 $124 BANGLADESH CHITTAGONG 01/01 12/31 $71 BANGLADESH DHAKA 01/01 12/31 $90 BANGLADESH SYLHET 01/01 12/31 $69 BANGLADESH [OTHER] 01/01 12/31 $71 BARBADOS BARBADOS 04/16 12

  7. INDEX TO VOLUME 156 This index covers both the Initial Reports and Scientific Results portions of Vol-

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    ­37 Barbados Ridge accretionary prism N carbonate veins, B:79­96 compressional wave velocity, B:115­135 Barbados Ridge N biostratigraphy, B:49­56 clay mineralogy, B:3­30 fluid pressure, B:229­238 geochemistry, B

  8. INDEX TO VOLUME 171A accretionary prisms

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    :21 Atlantic Ocean, underthrusting, A:5­6 B Barbados accretionary prism N porosity, B1:1­19 tectonics, A:5­6; B3:3 well-logging, B2:1­29; B3:1­25 Barbados subduction zone N, fluid flow, A:5­10 bathymetry

  9. The social function of contract law in Brazilian Civil Code: distributive justice versus efficiency – lessons from the United States

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    Timm, Luciano Benetti

    2008-01-01

    with Brazil and that Petrobras, the Brazilian oil company,Bolivia could compensate Petrobras for the taking of itsto be split by Bolivia and Petrobras, why wouldn’t Petrobras

  10. Exhumation Of The Peruvian Andes; Insights From Mineral Chronometers

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    Michalak, Melanie

    2013-01-01

    1989, Cretaceous sequence stratigraphy of Peru and Bolivia:sequences of the West Peruvian Trough The Cretaceous stratigraphy

  11. The Politics of Revenue-Raising Tax Reform in Latin America

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    Fairfield, Tasha

    2010-01-01

    Fernando. 2006. “Informe de Equidad Fiscal de Bolivia. ” InSalvato. 2006. “Informe de Equidad Fiscal de Venezuela. ” In

  12. Spatialtemporal changes in Andean plateau climate and elevation from stable isotopes of mammal teeth

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    Garzione, Carmala N.

    Ingenieria Geologica, Casilla No 5 Potosi, Bolivia e Museu de História Natural de Taubaté, Rua Juvenal Dias

  13. Latin American Studies at Stetson University is a multidisciplinary and experientially oriented program that develops students'

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    Miles, Will

    internships in countries including Guatemala, Peru, Mexico, Belize, Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Ecuador include: J. Anthony Abbott, Ph.D., University of Minnesota; carbon footprints and accounting, renewable energy systems and policy, sustainable agriculture, Latin American geography, political ecology Pamela

  14. K-Shell-Hole Production, Multiple-Hole Production, Charge-Transfer, and Antisymmetry 

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    Reading, John F.; Ford, A. Lewis.

    1980-01-01

    A sample of 635 stone tools within a Postclassic context at Operation 2037, Colha, Belize are analyzed and placed within a synthetic research design. Attributes of manufacturing technique, production stage, failure patterning, ...

  15. Satellites and Senses of Place: Remote Monitoring of Guatemala's Maya Biosphere Reserve

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    Rahder, Micha

    2014-01-01

    Freedom House 2012 Guatemala. http://www.freedomhouse.org/and M. Cristina 2004 Lynching in Guatemala Legacy of War andMaya Forest of Belize, Guatemala, and Mexico. Pp. 111–124.

  16. Enabling Geographical Queries to a Botanical Database 

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    Sato, Go

    2011-11-25

    Conservation of the lowland savanna ecosystem in Belize Project (Defra 17-022) has created a database of savanna plant collections in the country. Some of the collections have accurate positional coordinates measured by GPS devices while the others...

  17. Leading the Way Leading the WayUniversity of Colorado Catalog

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    Mojzsis, Stephen J.

    Leading the Way Leading the WayUniversity of Colorado Catalog Leading the Way Boulder 2002­03 #12 children in the village of San Pablo, Belize, don't haul water up a steep hill in buckets anymore because

  18. Supplement 22, Part 6, Section C. Treatment, Parasite-Subject Catalogue, Subject Headings and Treatment 

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    Zidar, Judith A.; Shaw, Judith H.; Hanfman, Deborah T.; Kirby, Margie D.; Rayburn, Jane D.; Edwards, Shirley J.; Hood, Martha W.

    1979-01-01

    This dissertation is a palynological examination of the Mayan archaeological site at Blue Creek, northwestern Belize. This study uncovers more than 4,500 years of environmental and agricultural history of the region, which ...

  19. Paraphrastic recurrent neural network language models

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    Liu, X.; Chen, X.; Gales, M. J. F.; Woodland, P. C.

    2015-04-22

    ), “Hierarchical probabilistic neural network language model,” in Proc. International work- shop on artificial intelligence and statistics, Barbados, 2005, pp. 246–252. [24] M. Mohri (1997), “Finite-state transducers in language and speech processing...

  20. Estimation of Genetic Parameters and Assessment of Genetic Variation for Internal Parasite Resistance Traits in Ruminants 

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    Ngere, Lauretta

    2015-04-28

    Sheep (Spanish sheep introduced into Florida in the 1500s) than in Rambouillet. Zajac et al. (1988) and Courtney et al. (1985) also confirmed the higher resistance of Florida Native Sheep than the Dorset × Rambouillet and Barbados, respectively. Baker...

  1. Management of the coastal zone in Small Island Developing States; coastal defences and sustainable tourism 

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    Chambers, Jennifer

    2014-11-27

    Barbados, as with many Small Island Developing States has a tourism-dependent economy. Climate change and its effects pose a great threat to the coastal tourism facilities the island has to offer, particularly vulnerable are beaches. The government...

  2. Barriers and facilitators to physical activity amongst overweight and obese women in an Afro-Caribbean population: A qualitative study

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    Alvarado, Miriam; Murphy, Madhuvanti M.; Guell, Cornelia

    2015-07-28

    Background: The proportion of obese women is nearly twice the proportion of obese men in Barbados, and physical inactivity may be a partial determinant. Using qualitative interviews and ‘semi-structured’ participant observation, the aim...

  3. Analysis of Boolean Functions

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    Tan, Li-Yang

    2012-01-01

    Scribe notes from the 2012 Barbados Workshop on Computational Complexity. A series of lectures on Analysis of Boolean Functions by Ryan O'Donnell, with a guest lecture by Per Austrin.

  4. Impacts of Biofuel Production and Navigation Impediments on Agricultural Transportation and Markets 

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    Ahmedov, Zafarbek

    2013-08-22

    , Paraguay, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay Excess Demand Regions (Importing Countries) Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Bosnia Herzegovina, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, France...

  5. Nation 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Afghanistan 2 1 1 2 1 0 -100%

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    Fernandez, Eduardo

    % Bangladesh 24 27 26 26 30 33 38% Barbados 7 7 4 8 9 10 43% Bassas da India 0 1 1 0 0 0 0% Belarus 3 9 13 10

  6. Commerce Control List Overview and the Country Chart Supplement No. 1 to Part 738page 1 Export Administration Regulations September 28, 2001

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    Bernstein, Daniel

    Administration Regulations September 28, 2001 Barbados X X X X X X X X X X X Belarus X X X X X X X X X X X

  7. Efficient lattice rescoring using recurrent neural network language models

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    Liu, X.; Wang, Y.; Chen, X.; Gales, M. J. F.; Woodland, P. C.

    2014-05-04

    model,” in Proc. International work- shop on artificial intelligence and statistics, Barbados, 2005, pp. 246–252. [17] M. Mohri (1997), “Finite-state transducers in language and speech processing,” Computational linguistics, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 269...

  8. PROMOS -Frderstze 2015 500 pro Person

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    Nejdl, Wolfgang

    .250 Bangladesch 300 700 1.250 Barbados 300 1.500 1.250 Belarus 300 350 1.250 Belgien 300 175 1.250 Benin 300 1

  9. Export pedigrees issued in 2014 Utility Group 2014

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    Lacy, Bob

    4 Barbados 1 1 2 Belgium 1 1 7 2 3 1 2 2 2 1 1 23 Bermuda 1 1 2 Brazil 6 3 9 Bulgaria 1 1 Canada 1 1

  10. The experience of physical activity and the transition to retirement: a systematic review and integrative synthesis of qualitative and quantitative evidence

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    Barnett, Inka; Guell, Cornelia; Ogilvie, David

    2012-08-16

    , UK. 2Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of West Indies, Bridgetown, Barbados. Received: 26 March 2012 Accepted: 25 July 2012 Published: 16 August 2012 References 1. Acree LS, Longfors J, Fjeldstad AS, Fjeldstad C, Schank B, Nickel KJ, Montgomery...

  11. Efficient Lattice Rescoring Using Recurrent Neural Network Language Models

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    Liu, X.; Wang, Y.; Chen, X.; Gales, M. J. F.; Woodland, P. C.

    2014-01-01

    model,” in Proc. International work- shop on artificial intelligence and statistics, Barbados, 2005, pp. 246–252. [18] M. Mohri (1997), “Finite-state transducers in language and speech processing,” Computational linguistics, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 269...

  12. University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, P.O. Boa: 64

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    University of the West Indies Cave Hill Campus, P.O. Boa: 64 Barbados. West Indies Bellairs Resea previously (Fbr- ward 1974) in a Sherer! environmental chamber (Model CEL-44) on a 14:10 LD cycle

  13. Character evolution in light of phylogenetic analysis and taxonomic revision of the zooxanthellate sea anemone families Thalassianthidae and Aliciidae

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    Crowther, Andrea Louise

    2013-05-31

    ); Carrie Bow Cay Field Station; Bellairs Research Institute, McGill University, Barbados; CARMABI, Curaçao; Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden; Museum of Zoology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden; Zoologisk Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark...); Carrie Bow Cay Field Station; Bellairs Research Institute, McGill University, Barbados; CARMABI, Curaçao; Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden; Museum of Zoology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden; Zoologisk Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark...

  14. Project EARTH-13-MDB1: Survival and extinction at the dawn of the Cambrian explosion: the evidence from Brazil and beyond

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    Henderson, Gideon

    , the Ediacaran-Cambrian transition in Brazil, Paraguay, Bolivia, Namibia, Spain, Oman, Iran, India, Siberia image analysis. Techniques will include experimental taphonomy, laser raman mapping of chemical elements

  15. The Politics of Revenue-Raising Tax Reform in Latin America

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    Fairfield, Tasha

    2010-01-01

    Schenone. 1999. “Bolivia: Estrategia de Reforma de losby the fact Diario Estrategia, April 16, 2007: “Senadoren un paquete como un estrategia de que todo se aprobara

  16. Press Pass - Press Releases

    Broader source: All U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office Webpages (Extended Search)

    Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, the Peoples Republic of China, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Slovenia, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United States, and...

  17. Conference program and abstracts. International Biogeography Society 6th Biennial Meeting – 9-13 January 2013, Miami, Florida, USA

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    2012-01-01

    depression, in western Venezuela, and the HuancabambaNorthern Andes, northern Venezuela, Bolivia, and Argentina.Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela Dept. Ecology &

  18. Cuba’s Education System: A Beacon of Light in Latin America Facing an Uncertain Future

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    Johnstone, Brian

    2008-01-01

    Dominican Republic, and Venezuela. 3 Much of the comparisonCuba Chile Mexico Argentina Venezuela Peru Bolivia Paraguayon education as % of GNP for Venezuela is unavailable. While

  19. Variations in chemical and physical properties of Amazon forest soils in relation to their genesis

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    2010-01-01

    Cient´?ficas, Caracas, Venezuela * now at: Fieldworkincluded forests in Brazil, Venezuela, Bolivia, Colom- bia,Brazil Brazil Brazil Venezuela Venezuela Peru Peru Ecuador

  20. Latin America, State Power, and the Challenge to Global Capital

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    Robinson, William I.

    2006-01-01

    be under construction in Venezuela or in Bolivia? It’s tooBolivarian revolution in Venezuela saying that. What theycapitalism could develop in Venezuela without being linked

  1. Rural Soccology 64(4), 1999,pp. 641-666 Copyright 0 1999 by the Rural Sociological Society

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    Belsky, Jill M.

    Misrepresenting Communities: The Politics of Community-Based Rural Ecotourism in Gales Point Manatee, Belize1 Jill that ignore politics. Based on research in a community-based rural ecotourism project in Gales Point Manatee interests and identities within the rural community and their relationships to external actors, political

  2. 2015, Latin American Public Opinion Project www.AmericasBarometer.org

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    couples. In recent years, samesex marriages have been recognized in Uruguay, Brazil Argentina Uruguay Haiti Belize Trinidad and Tobago Suriname Dominican Republic Panama Peru Mexico Brazil United States Canada 0.0 20.0 40.0 60.0 80.0 Approval of Same-Sex Couples' Right to Marry 95 % Confidence

  3. Molecular Ecology (2005) 14, 19111923 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2005.02549.x 2005 Blackwell Publishing Ltd

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    Heist, Edward J.

    2005-01-01

    structure of blacktip shark (Carcharhinus limbatus) nurseries in the northwestern Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico (Carcharhinus limbatus) continental nurseries in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, and Caribbean the northwestern Atlantic, eastern Gulf of Mexico, western Gulf of Mexico, northern Yucatan, and Belize possessed

  4. Geometry and continuity of fine-grained reservoir sandstones deformed within an accretionary prism - Basal Unit, West Woodbourne 

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    Blackman, Ingrid Maria

    2004-09-30

    The Basal Unit of West Woodbourne Field in Barbados is a 250 m thick succession of finely-interbedded sandstones and mudstones deposited by Paleogene, fine-grained, deep-water systems off the northern South American margin and deformed as sediments...

  5. TOTAL MUJERES TOTAL MUJERES TOTAL MUJERES MUJERES % MUJERES TOTAL AFGANISTN 22 14 53 26 0 0 40 53,33% 75

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    Autonoma de Madrid, Universidad

    AZERBAIYÁN 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 100,00% 1 BANGLA DESH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0,00% 1 BARBADOS 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0,00% 1 B�LGICA 6

  6. Advanced Prediction of the Intra-Americas Sargassum Season through Analysis of the Sargassum Loop System Using Remote Sensing Technology 

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    Frazier, Jeffrey

    2014-09-29

    to the beaches of the Virgin Islands, Barbados and other Caribbean Islands. These unusual conditions created optimal conditions for the seaweed to flourish. The Sargassum reached the beaches in two waves, the first reaching land in mid-August, and the second...

  7. Paraphrastic Neural Network Language Models

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    Liu, X.; Gales, M. J. F.; Woodland, P. C.

    2014-01-01

    Intelligence and Statistics, Barbados, 2005, pp.246-252. [24] M. Mohri (1997). “Finite-state transducers in language and speech processing”, Computational Linguistics, 23:2, 1997. [25] J. Park, X. Liu, M. J. F. Gales and P. C. Woodland (2010), “Improved neural...

  8. The impacts of improving Brazil's transportation infrastructure on the world soybean market 

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    Costa, Rafael de Farias

    2009-05-15

    , Argentina, Rest of South America (Bolivia, Paraguay, and Uruguay), Canada, and India. The importing countries are composed of China, European Union, Southeast Asia, Mexico, and the Rest of the World. Results suggest these proposed transportation improvements...

  9. A proposed framework for harmonization of the veterinary medicine curriculum in Latin America 

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    Ortega Meyer, Bruno de Jesus

    2009-05-15

    review and responses obtained from interviews with 25 veterinarians selected from Argentina (3), Bolivia (2), Chile (3), Colombia (2), Costa Rica (3), Guatemala (2), Mexico(6), and Peru (4). Several techniques were used to complement the research, among...

  10. Hydrologic variation during the last 170,000 years in the southern hemisphere tropics of South America

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    Rigsby, Catherine A.

    or tectonic processes that affected basin hydrology, or some combination of both. The dominance of salt of the penultimate glacial period. Alternating mud and salt units in a core from Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia reflect

  11. The past, present, and future of Leishmania genomics and transcriptomics

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    Cantacessi, Cinzia; Dantas-Torres, Filipe; Nolan, Matthew J.; Otranto, Domenico

    2015-01-28

    Arabia, Slovenia, enistan, Turkey, Ukraine, RLD: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, ador, Guatemala, Honduras, , Venezuela VL cases usually found in areas where human cases are reported. Autochthonous cases reported in dogs in the USA (no human cases reported so...

  12. Walk on the Wild Side: Estimating the Global Magnitude of Visits to Protected Areas

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    Balmford, Andrew; Green, Jonathan M. H.; Anderson, Michael; Beresford, James; Huang, Charles; Naidoo, Robin; Walpole, Matt; Manica, Andrea

    2015-02-24

    Protegées (Madagascar), Protected Area Management Board (Philippines), South African National Parks (South Africa), Servicio Nacional de Areas Protegidas (Bolivia), Tanzania National Parks (Tanzania), Thanh Hoa Provincial Forest Protection Department...

  13. 1517 March 2016 | Pan Pacific Hotel Perth | Western Australia 11th International Conference on Mine Closure

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    Tobar, Michael

    dump that works? R Barritt, P Scott, I Taylor, O'Kane Consultants Pty Ltd, Australia Centrifuge de San Andrés, Bolivia Engineering and reclamation of the Holden Legacy Mine -- advancing the state

  14. Molecular Phylogeny of the Live-Bearing Fish Genus Poecilia (Cyprinodontiformes: Poeciliidae)

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    Ptacek, Margaret B.

    , ranging from the southeastern United States to Bolivia and southern Brazil. Species of Poecilia are found, Rio de Janeiro, CEP 21944-970 Brazil Received December 2, 1997; revised September 14, 1998 Members

  15. Intercultural Universities in Mexico: Identity and Exclusion

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    Lehmann, David

    2013-11-13

    Política del Gatopardo. Multiculturalismo y democracia en Oaxaca. (Mexico DF, CIESAS - Casa Chata, 2007). ‡ See the recent Bolivian Constitution, and Van Cott, D. (2000). "A political analysis of legal pluralism in Bolivia and Colombia." Journal of Latin...

  16. 1 Projected temperature changes along the American cordillera and the 2 planned GCOS network

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    Bradley, Raymond S.

    boreal summer months from $35­50°N, and year-round in 13 the high mountains of Peru, Bolivia and northern resources for hydro- 49 electric power generation as well as consumptive use in 50 many mountain regions

  17. Of pungency, pain, and naked mole rats: chili peppers revisited

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    Borges, Renee M

    that produce powerful alkaloids such as nicotine (tobacco) and atropine (Atropa). This is the same family. The centre of origin of pungent chili peppers is now believed to be the desert chaco of Bolivia and Peru

  18. Envir202b Earth, Air, Water: the Human Context Winter 2003 F. Stahr Outline & notes for water lecture #2

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    ), Tihuanaco (altoplano ­Peru/Bolivia, likewise extensive drought) B. history and current situation stacked dam 1935, Aswan 1971 ii. serves ~ 1/5 power, and high % of irrigation water iii. 3 gorges in China

  19. Ushering in change : Evo Morales' election and the transformation of indigenous social movements

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    Salazar, Felipe Flores

    2009-01-01

    2001. Stefanoni, Pablo. "Evo presidente, la izquierda indAlbro, Robert. "Bolivia's "Evo Phenomenon": From Identity toAlto, Herve and Palbo Stefanoni. Evo Morales, de la Coca al

  20. President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts | Department...

    Office of Environmental Management (EM)

    joining the Foreign Service in 1988, Mr. Hammer has served abroad in Bolivia, Norway, Iceland, and Denmark. In Washington D.C., Mr. Hammer has also served in the Department's...

  1. Branch xylem density variations across the Amazon Basin

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    2009-01-01

    dec) Latitutude (dec) 7-SW-Venezuela 4-N-Peru r 2 =0.15 P Venezuela 5-Ecuador MT-Brazil BoliviaN-Peru Ecuador Colombia SW-Venezuela NE-Venezuela AM-Brazil

  2. A Micro-foundations Model of Dollarization with Network Externalities and Portfolio Choice: The

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    -in°ationary Bolivia and Peru to be well explained by standard `portfolio balance' variables. The primary aim of value, unit of account and/or medium of exchange. Naive models predict that the process would

  3. News: Theatre Festivals- 2002

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    2002-04-01

    SPRING 2002 135 THEATRE FESTIVALS - 2002 ENERO Bolivia Chile Cuba FEBRERO Cuba MARZO Colombia Cuba ABRIL Bolivia México La Paz, Festival Internacional de Teatro de La Paz Santiago, Teatro al Aire Libre La Habana, Folkcuba y Encuentro... de Educación Artística Guanabacoa, Encuentro de Teatro para Niños y Jóvenes Bogotá, Festival Internacional de Teatro Camagüey, Festival de Arte Danzario Matanzas, Taller Internacional de Teatro de Títeres La Paz, Festival Internacional de...

  4. Industry`s turnaround looks real

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    NONE

    1997-08-01

    The paper discusses the industry outlook for North American gas and oil industries. In a robust Canada, land sales are setting records, drilling is up, and output is rising beyond last year`s 21% growth. A perception among US operators that wellhead prices will remain stable is translating to increased spending. The USA, Canada, Mexico, Cuba are evaluated separately, with brief evaluations of Greenland, Guatemala, Belize, and Costa Rico. Data are presented on drilling activities.

  5. Caribbean basin framework, 2: Northern Central America

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    Tyburski, S.A.; Gordon, M.B.; Mann, P. (Univ. of Texas, Austin (United States))

    1991-03-01

    There are four Jurassic to Recent basin-forming periods in northern Central America (honduras, Honduran Borderlands, Belize, Guatemala, northern Nicaragua): (1) Middle Jurassic-Early Cretaceous rifting and subsidence along normal faults in Honduras and Guatemala; rifts are suggested but are not well defined in Honduras by the distribution of clastic sediments and associated volcanic rocks. Rifting is attributed to the separation of Central America from the southern margin of the North American plate; (2) Cretaceous subsidence recorded by the development of a Cretaceous carbonate platform in Honduras, Guatemala, and Belize; subsidence is attributed to thermal subsidence of the rifted margins of the various blocks; (3) Late Cretaceous-Recent development of a volcanic arc along the western margin of Middle America and the northern margin of Honduras; (4) Late Cretaceous large-scale folding in Honduras, ophiolite obduction, and formation of a foredeep basin in Guatemala (Sepur trough); deformation is attributed to the collision between a north-facing arc in northern Honduras and the Nicaraguan Rise and the passive margin of Guatemala and Belize; and (5) Eocene to Recent strike-slip faulting along the present-day North American-Caribbean plate boundary in Guatemala, northern Honduras, and Belize. Strike-slip faults and basins form a California-type borderlands characterized by elongate basins that appear as half-grabens in profile. Counterclockwise rotation of the central honduras plateau, a thicker and topographically higher-than-average block within the plate boundary zone, is accommodated by rifting or strike-slip faults at its edges.

  6. New Central American Cinema (2001-2010)

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    Duró n, Hispano

    2014-05-31

    Institute) ICSR Instituto Cinematográfico de El Salvador Revolucionario (Film Institute of Revolutionary El Salvador) ILO International Labour Organization INCINE Instituto Nicaragüense de Cine (Nicaraguan Film Institute) xi IOM... interpretations to the debate of the recent history of Central America. In this study, Central America is defined as the geographical region between Mexico and Colombia, comprised by seven countries (Belize1, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua...

  7. Fertility and rate of growth in a beef cattle herd in the 0rient of Venezuela 

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    Gonzalez Crespo, Justo Nicolas

    1978-01-01

    status upon pregnancy rate in Venezuela. They calculated adjusted means of lactating and nonlactating cows to be 54. 3~~ and 89. 2~ respect. ively. Such results have been re- ported by . , everal authors in Bolivia (Plasse et aL. , 1975 and Bauer et a... and Huertas, 1974, in Colombia and Bauer, 1973, in Bolivia). Thc negative effect of lactation upon ferti. lity seems to be related to the plane of nutrition (IViltbank et al. , 1961, 1964; Villar et al, 1975; Stonaker et al, 1975 and Bazan et al. , 1975...

  8. Recent hydrocarbon developments in Latin America: Key issues in the downstream oil sector

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    Wu, K.; Pezeshki, S.

    1995-03-01

    This report discusses the following: (1) An overview of major issues in the downstream oil sector, including oil demand and product export availability, the changing product consumption pattern, and refineries being due for major investment; (2) Recent upstream developments in the oil and gas sector in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela; (3) Recent downstream developments in the oil and gas sector in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Cuba, and Venezuela; (4) Pipelines in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico; and (5) Regional energy balance. 4 figs., 5 tabs.

  9. Research and Satellite Applications -Cristina Bentz

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    applications ·New projects Overview #12;PETROBRAS Oil, Gas and Energy Company E&P TRADINGHEAD OFFICE DOWNSTREAM GAS & ENERGY REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE Houston Colombia Argentina Angola United Kingdom USA BRAZIL Bolivia Rio de Janeiro NigeriaVenezuela Ecuador Peru Mexico Tanzania Iran China Japan New York Uruguay Libya

  10. CRC handbook of agricultural energy potential of developing countries. Volume I

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    Duke, J.A.

    1986-01-01

    The contents of this book are: Introduction, Argentina, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Bourkina (Upper Volta), Brazil, Burma, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Appendix I. Conventional and Energetic Yields, Appendix II, Phytomass Files, and References.

  11. 1. Background What is the fate of the Amazon under climate change?

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    Saleska, Scott

    through forest transpiration significant cooling from forest latent heat fluxes #12;What will climate "transpiration services": $PDG Bolivia300 0 300 600 Kilometers 2 0 ° 2 0 ° 8 0 ° 7 5 ° 7 0 ° 6 5 ° 6 0 ° 5 5 ° 5 transpiration Ecophysiological feedbacks in Hadley ModelEcophysiological feedbacks in Hadley Model Amazon

  12. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY

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    . Brown, "A Nineteenth-Century Argentine Cattle Empire" Agricultural History 52(1) 1978, pp. 160 on the Southern Cone (Río de la Plata) in Blouet and Blouet. Week Eight. The Andes. Loss of Genetic Diversity. Colonization in Eastern Bolivia. The Coca Question. Reading: Karl S. Zimmerer, Changing Fortunes: Biodiversity

  13. UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY

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    . Brown, "A Nineteenth-Century Argentine Cattle Empire" Agricultural History 52(1) 1978, pp. 160 on the Río de la Plata in Blouet and Blouet. Week Eight. The Andes. Loss of Genetic Diversity. Colonization in Eastern Bolivia. The Coca Question. Reading: Karl S. Zimmerer, Changing Fortunes: Biodiversity and Peasant

  14. Elsevier Editorial System(tm) for Land Use Policy Manuscript Draft

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    Elsevier Editorial System(tm) for Land Use Policy Manuscript Draft Manuscript Number: Title the Corredor Bioceánico of southeastern Bolivia to determine if rates of agriculturally- driven forest) such research is accelerating. The determinants of land change are diverse, and no other facet has received more

  15. 42 Late Woodland individuals, controlled to balance age structure, sex and skeletal

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    Muehlenbein, Michael

    between increases in female economic power and skeletal indicators of dental health during the Middle University, Bloomington. Evidence of osteoarthritis during the Tiwanaku State in Bolivia and Peru (AD 500 elevation Moquegua Valley, Peru. Of primary importance to this study was the pattern and level

  16. Human Ecology, Vol. 32, No. 3, June 2004 ( C 2004) Do Markets Worsen Economic Inequalities?

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    Gurven, Michael

    Human Ecology, Vol. 32, No. 3, June 2004 ( C 2004) Do Markets Worsen Economic Inequalities? Kuznets,forexample,increasingincomeinequal- ities. The Kuznets hypothesis predicts that the link between income inequality and income (a proxy: economic inequality; Kuznets; Tsimane'; Bolivia; markets; globalization. INTRODUCTION Economic inequalities

  17. 2011 SUPRI-A Industrial Advisory Committee Meeting Stanford University, Black Community Services Center

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    Stanford University

    2011 SUPRI-A Industrial Advisory Committee Meeting Stanford University, Black Community Services Diatomite and Steam 10:15 10:30 Fractured Diatomites Have Feelings Too, Bolivia Vega 10:30 10:45 Effects of Thermal EOR Processes on Opal-A Diatomites, Cindy Ross 10:45 11:00 Steam Injection & Heat Loss Calculation

  18. SCIENCE AND FOREST CONCESSIONS Bastiaan Louman, Fernando Carrera1

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    of experience with forest concessions while Guatemala ventured into its first community concession in 1994. Peru. In Guatemala 14 concessions exist that cover a total of 512,786 has of forest while in Peru the process has of concessions in Bolivia, Guatemala and Peru include the costs of forest management, slow and difficult

  19. The Queen's Emergency Support Program Off-Campus Activity Safety Policy (OCASP)

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    Fletcher, Robin

    Dominic attempted to capture the political situation in Ghana. SMART CHOICES? Other choices... In April buildings and individuals) - Bolivia - Burma - Burkina Faso - Cambodia - Cameroon - China - Costa Rica as a Canadian when he went back to his other home. He didn't. SMART CHOICES? Keep in mind... Dual citizenship

  20. Wind Power and the Clean Development Mechanism

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    . data source: www.CD4CDM.org compiled by J. Fenhann UNEP Risoe Centre CDM Pipeline of Projects (UNFCCC, Philippines EC-ASEAN ENERGY FACILITY #12;CD4CDM project Objective · Help developing countries participate : Cambodia, Philippines, Vietnam · Latin America: Bolivia, Ecuador, Guatemala · Middle East and North Africa

  1. Leverhulme research network: ID20060104 EUROBRISA Page 1 of 6

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    decision- making in several key areas such as energy production, agriculture, and water resources planning in several South American countries: 60% in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay; and 40/northeast Brazil, northeast Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and south of Brazil. Forecast skill heavily depends

  2. MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 644, pp. 16, 3 figs. Oreailurus jacobita. By Eric Yensen and Kevin L. Seymour

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    Hayssen, Virginia

    . Seymour Published 12 May 2000 by the American Society of Mammalogists FIG. 1. Oreailurus jacobita, Sala de, 33 museum skins (Seymour, 1999), and 2 skins in the Coleccio´n Boliviana de Fauna, La Paz, Bolivia skulls of O. jacobita (Fig. 2) from Lynchail- urus are as follows (Seymour, 1999): subarcuate fossa

  3. Abstract -The world has become information and technology dependent. The use of Information Technology is an effective

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    , with the degree of success being directly proportional to stra- tegic investments in science, technology, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (Porto Alegre, Brazil) Mauro Miskulin Facultade de Engenharia Eléctrica

  4. (Mid-term evaluation of the Central America Rural Electrification Support program)

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    Perlack, R.D.

    1990-03-30

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) was requested by Regional Office for Central America and Panama (ROCAP) to conduct a mid-term evaluation of the CARES project. Numerous meetings were held with National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) staff, ROCAP staff, and local officials in Guatemala, Honduras, and Belize. In general, the CARES project has been quite successful in a number of key areas as well as in soliciting support from utilities and US Agency for International Development (USAID) Missions. Changes were recommended in the area of report writing and some management activities. It was also recommended that any new activities be considered in the light of the availability of local personnel.

  5. North America: A better second half for drilling--Maybe. [Oil and gas exploration and development in North America

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    Not Available

    1993-08-01

    This paper provides data on the exploration, production, and drilling activity of the oil and gas industry in Canada, the US, and Central America. The section on the US discusses trends in drilling activity in both the first and second half of 1993. Statistical information on all oil and gas producing states if provided in a tabular format. Information on exploration and development expenditures is also discussed. Data is also provided drilling and production information for Canada, Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Nicaragua, and other minor production areas.

  6. Sedimentology and sequence stratigraphy of upper Pleistocene carbonates of southeastern Barbardos, West Indies

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    Humphrey, J.D.; Kimbell, T.N. (Univ. of Texas, Richardson (USA))

    1990-11-01

    Upper Pleistocene reef-associated carbonates of southeastern Barbados have been studied in outcrop and core. Reef terraces, formed during glacio-eustatic sea level highstands and subsequently uplifted, are characterized by thick and areally extensive sequences of allochthonous and autochthonous fore-reef calcarenites. Depositional textures are primarily packstones, and grainstones, wackestones, and coral floatstones are volumetrically less significant. Sediments are coarse- to fine-grained reef-derived allochems and micrite, and autochthonous benthic foraminifera and coralline red algae. Rates of sediment accumulation of fore-reef calcarenites range from about 1 to 4 m/1,000 yr. Although of relatively small scale, the carbonate terraces of southeastern Barbados provide excellent analogs for sequence stratigraphic concepts in carbonate settings. The terraces are primarily highstand systems tract deposits separated by type 1 unconformities. These highstand deposits are characterized by reef development and the progradation of fore-reef calcarenites. Extensive fore-reef deposits resulted from mechanical erosion of the reef framework on this high-energy, windward coastline. Type 1 unconformities are characterized by thin caliche layers developed during lowstand subaerial exposure. Thin basal transgressive systems tract deposits are characterized by incorporation of extraformational clasts derived from the underlying sequence during sea level rise. Slope-front erosion, vertical shift in the position of freshwater lens, and shift in the position of coastal onlap are all consequences of the interplay between eustasy and tectonics. These effects and the development of facies geometries on Barbados are primarily controlled by the glacio-eustatic component, inasmuch as rates of eustatic changes of sea level are at least two orders of magnitude greater than the maximum average rates of tectonic uplift. 12 figs.

  7. Natural history and karyology of the Yucatán vesper mouse, Otonyctomys hatti

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    Genoways, Hugh H.; Timm, Robert M.; Engstrom, Mark D.

    2005-01-01

    Seventeen specimens of the rare Yucatán vesper mouse, Otonyctomys hatti, are now known from Belize, Guatemala, and the Mexican states of Campeche, Quintana Roo, and Yucatán. We herein report a second specimen of O. hatti, from Belize, extending the known geographic range of the species 95 km to the southeast in the country. This is the first location at which O. hatti has been taken sympatrically with the Central American vesper mouse, Nyctomys sumichrasti. We also report data on three additional specimens of O. hatti from Campeche. Nyctomys and Otonyctomys share similar habits and habitat requirements, and might compete where they overlap. However, the distribution of O. hatti corresponds closely to that of other Yucatán endemics, and the distinct distributions of the two genera probably reflects biogeographic history and different habitat requirements, rather than result from direct competition. The karyotype of O. hatti is 2n = 50, FN = 58. Although superficially similar, it differs in important respects with the karyotypes reported for N. sumichrasti....Resumen--Diescisiete especímenes del ratón Otonyctomys hatti, especie rara de Yucatán, son ahora conocidos de Belice, Guatemala y los Estados de Campeche, Quintana Roo y Yucatán. Aquí, informamos de un segundo especímen de O. hatti de Belice...

  8. Oil and gas developments in South America, Central America, Caribbean Area, and Mexico in 1982

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    Deal, C.S.

    1983-10-01

    Petroleum developments in the region in 1982 had a more varied pattern than in 1981 when all aspects were upbeat with varying degrees of increases. In 1982, Brazil, Mexico, and Guatemala had striking increases in oil production; Bolivia, Chile, and Colombia had moderate increases; and Argentina, Trinidad, and Venezuela reported declines. In exploration, Argentina reported several additional offshore Tierra del Fuego discoveries in the Cretaceous Springhill and 2 more encouraging gas discoveries in the Noroeste basin. Bolivia reported an oil discovery from Silurian rocks more generally considered a gas objective. Brazil extended and confirmed the Western Amazonas gas area with 2 discoveries. Colombia added 2 more spectacular oil discoveries in the Llanos basin to follow up 2 similar finds in 1981. Several countries reported that discoveries have increased the national reserves of hydrocarbons. Considering the social, political, and economic problems in several countries, along with the worldwide depression and petroleum surplus, developments in the region have been on the whole favorable.

  9. Special Publication No. 3, Ticks and Tickborne Diseases, II. Hosts, Part 1. A-F 

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    Doss, Mildred A.; Farr, Marion M.; Roach, Katharine F.; Anastos, George

    1974-01-01

    . 164 pp. Johnson, A. W. The birds of Chile and adjacent regions of Argentina, Bolivia and Peru. v. I. Buenos Aires, 1965. 398 pp. van Kampen, P. N. The Amphibia of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. Leiden, 1923. 304 pp. Laurie, ?. ?. ?., and Hill... [Rodents of USSR.]. Moskva. Leningrad, 1952. 230 pp. Waite, E. R. The reptiles and amphibians of South Aus- tralia. Adelaide, Australia, 1929. 270 pp. VI SOURCES CONSULTED IN CLASSIFICATION OF HOSTS Wetmore, A. Observations on the birds of Argentina, Par...

  10. VIII Festival Iberoamericano de Teatro de Cádiz: La América India

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    Reverte Bernal, Concepció n

    1994-04-01

    correr el público, y, según declaró el propio Raga, buscaban primordialmente la diversión. Otro espectáculo de calle fue Side-car, de la compañía Boni & Caroli, constituida por la pareja Jordi Juanet—Ramón Muñoz, que tiene como "técnico regidor" a..., Williams da Silva Santos, José Vicente Resino, Joaquín Hernández, Thea Segall), "Arte indígena de Guatemala," "Detrás de las máscaras, personas y personajes" (máscaras de Argentina, Bolivia, Peru), "Dibujos, máscaras y plumaria de indígenas yanomami...

  11. Endogenous trade protection under regional trade agreements: the Andean case 

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    Sanchez Bizot, Gustavo

    2006-08-16

    country that doesn?t participate (Peru) and another with special treatment (Bolivia). The Andean Community is an interesting case study of integration between developing countries, and in particular, of the process of ?open regionalism... to reduce income inequalities. Even though low-income workers may not have enough political power to organize collective actions directed to claim benefits, society expects a non-selfish behavior on public policy issues. However, some...

  12. Lake Titicaca - Physics of an Inherited Hydropower Macroproject Proposal

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    R. Cathcart; A. Bolonkin

    2007-03-19

    Shared almost evenly by Peru and Bolivia, Lake Titicaca is situated on an Altiplano endorheic region of the northern Andes Mountains. Rio Desaguadero is the lake only outlet. From 1908, several macro-engineers speculated on the creation of a second, completely artificial, outlet for Lake Titicaca freshwater. Here we reconsider several 20th Century macroproject proposals, with the goal of examining and enhancing this technically interesting South American 21st Century Macro-engineering inheritance.

  13. Lake Titicaca - Physics of an Inherited Hydropower Macroproject Proposal

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    Cathcart, R

    2007-01-01

    Shared almost evenly by Peru and Bolivia, Lake Titicaca is situated on an Altiplano endorheic region of the northern Andes Mountains. Rio Desaguadero is the lake only outlet. From 1908, several macro-engineers speculated on the creation of a second, completely artificial, outlet for Lake Titicaca freshwater. Here we reconsider several 20th Century macroproject proposals, with the goal of examining and enhancing this technically interesting South American 21st Century Macro-engineering inheritance.

  14. Tercer Festival Latinoamericano de Teatro en Córdoba

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    Pacheco, Carlos

    1989-10-01

    , Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Cuba, México, Perú, Uruguay y Venezuela; Adhesión, de la que formaron parte Canadá, España, India, Italia, Polonia, Suécia y Suiza; y Paralela, que presentó trabajos de grupos argentinos, y en la que se incluyeron espectáculos de... Barca, de acuerdo a una recreación del grupo Velho Pitu que no llegó a trascender el marco de un espectáculo transgresor sin demasiado interés; y Zydrina que interpretó el grupo Proteu con dirección de Nittis Jacon. Un trabajo que historea el...

  15. Monitoring biomass burning and aerosol loading and transport from a geostationary satellite perspective

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    Prins, E.M.; Menzel, W.P.

    1996-12-31

    The topic of this paper is the use of geostationary operational environmental satellites (GOES) to monitor trends in biomass burning and aerosol production and transport in South America and through the Western Hemisphere. The GOES Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (ABBA) was developed to provide diurnal information concerning fires in South America; applications demonstrating the ability to document long-term trends in fire activity are described. Analyses of imagery collected by GOES-8 is described; six biomass burning seasons in South America revealed many examples of large-scale smoke transport extending over several million square kilometers. Four major transport regimes were identified. Case studies throughout South America, Canada, the United States, Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala have successfully demonstrated the improved capability of GOES-8 for fire and smoke monitoring in various ecosystems. Global geostationary fire monitoring will be possible with the launch of new satellites. 12 refs., 4 figs., 1 tab.

  16. San Jose Accord: energy aid or petroleum-marketing strategy

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    Not Available

    1982-09-30

    The San Jose Accord was signed in San Jose, Costa Rica on August 3, 1980 by the Presidents of Venezuela and Mexico, whereby the two countries mutually committed to supply the net imported domestic oil consumption of several Central American and Caribbean countries. Countries initially participating in the program are: Barbados, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, and Panama. Seven eastern Caribbean countries were to meet on October 7 to petition for inclusion in the Accord, namely: Antigua, St. Kitt/Nevis, Montserrat, Dominica, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, and Grenada. The official language of the Accord is presented, and the operative status of the Accord two years after signing is discussed. Specific briefs about some of the individual countries in the Accord are included. The fuel price/tax series for the Western Hemisphere countries is updated.

  17. Hawking radiation as perceived by different observers: An analytic expression for the effective-temperature function

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    Luis C. Barbado; Carlos Barceló; Luis J. Garay

    2012-03-24

    Given a ?eld vacuum state in a black hole spacetime, this state can be analysed in terms of how it is perceived (in terms of particle content) by di?erent observers. This can be done by means of the e?ective-temperature function introduced by Barcel\\'o et al. in [1]. In Barbado et al. [2], this function was analysed in a case by case basis for a number of interesting situations. In this work, we ?nd a general analytic expression for the e?ective-temperature function which, apart from the vacuum state choice, depends on the position, the local velocity and the acceleration of the speci?c observer. We give a clear physical interpretation of the quantities appearing in the expression, and illustrate its potentiality with a few examples.

  18. Hawking radiation as perceived by different observers: An analytic expression for the effective-temperature function

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    Barbado, Luis C; Garay, Luis J

    2012-01-01

    Given a field vacuum state in a black hole spacetime, this state can be analyzed in terms of how it is perceived (in terms of particle content) by different observers. This can be done by means of the effective-temperature function introduced by Barcel\\'o et al. in [1]. In Barbado et al. [2], this function was analyzed in a case by case basis for a number of interesting situations. In this work, we find a general analytic expression for the effective-temperature function which, apart from the vacuum state choice, depends on the position, the local velocity and the acceleration of the specific observer. We give a clear physical interpretation of the quantities appearing in the expression, and we illustrate its potentiality with a few examples.

  19. TEWS'98. Final report [5th annual International Science Camp: The Earth We Share 1998, Golden, CO

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    Mae C. Jemison

    1999-04-06

    The fifth annual International Science Camp The Earth We Share 1998 (TEWS'98) was held at the Colorado School of Mines located in Goldez Colorado. TEWS98 was a four week residential program which focused on providing a meaningful science education experience while developing critical thinking skills. Thirty three students, three teachers, four college interns and the camp administrator lived and worked together while developing solutions to several worldwide problems. These problems are called the Discovery Topics and they are: (1) design the worlds perfect house; (2) how many people can the world hold; and (3) predict the hot stocks for the year 2030. The participants, both students and staff came from different countries all over the world The following countries were represented: The United Kingdom, Sierra Leone (West Africa), Ireland, USA Nigeria, West Indies and Barbados.

  20. Party Politics and Revolution: Stabilization and Insurrection 

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    Halbert, Cameron Milton

    2014-09-24

    SLA 1 0 1 Argentina 1974-1977 PRT/ERP 0 1 1 Bolivia 1967 ELN 0 1 1 Cameroon 1961 UPC 0 1 1 Myanmar 1948-1988 CPB 0 1 1 Nepal 1960-1962 NC 0 1 1 Pakistan 1990, 1995-1996 MQM 0 1 1 Peru 1963-1965 MIR 0 1 1 Cambodia 1967-1969 KR 0 0 0 Central... support from the US and Argentina and was able to turn around from certain defeat to certain victory. This leads me to the point that external states may tend to sympathize with one side or the other, leading to different strategies for the insurrection...

  1. Bollinger County, Missouri: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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    AFDC Printable Version Share this resource Send a link to EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page to someone by E-mail Share EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Facebook Tweet about EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Twitter Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on Google Bookmark EERE: Alternative Fuels Data Center Home Page on QA:QA J-E-1 SECTION JEnvironmental JumpInformationBio-GasIllinois:Energy Authority Jump to:Bolivia: EnergyBollinger

  2. Bolton, Massachusetts: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  3. Bolton, Vermont: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  4. Bombay Beach, California: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  5. Bon Homme County, South Dakota: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  6. Bond County, Illinois: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information

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  7. (Engineering standards in the CARES (Central American Rural Electrification Support) project)

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    Garcia, A. III.

    1989-10-27

    Given the short time that the staff has been in place the overall progress has been exceptional. No doubt the professionalism and high level of technical competence of the staff are some of the primary reasons. Documentation of the projects is adequate to reconstruct events and information that result in key decisions. The current Annual Workplan, however, is cumbersome due to its organization and excess of redundant reporting. It needs to be re-organized based on the original goals of the Phase I Study and not the 35 components. The progress to date has been impressive. The NRECS Staff has made a significant impact on policy and engineering decisions in Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador, all with some proven cost savings. The demonstration projects and alternative designs have resulted in a high degree of credibility for the NRECA Staff. The proposed new engineering standards have gained acceptance in all of the countries as experience grows. They are well planned and carefully thought out. Professional training will be needed in the coming years to overcome the natural momentum of the status quo.

  8. Technical Progress Report on Application and Development of Appropriate Tools and Technologies for Cost-Effective Carbon Sequestration

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    Bill Stanley; Patrick Gonzalez; Sandra Brown; Jenny Henman; Ben Poulter; Sarah Woodhouse Murdock; Neil Sampson; Tim Pearson; Sarah Walker; Zoe Kant; Miguel Calmon; Gilberto Tiepolo

    2006-06-30

    The Nature Conservancy is participating in a Cooperative Agreement with the Department of Energy (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) to explore the compatibility of carbon sequestration in terrestrial ecosystems and the conservation of biodiversity. The title of the research project is ''Application and Development of Appropriate Tools and Technologies for Cost-Effective Carbon Sequestration''. The objectives of the project are to: (1) improve carbon offset estimates produced in both the planning and implementation phases of projects; (2) build valid and standardized approaches to estimate project carbon benefits at a reasonable cost; and (3) lay the groundwork for implementing cost-effective projects, providing new testing ground for biodiversity protection and restoration projects that store additional atmospheric carbon. This Technical Progress Report discusses preliminary results of the six specific tasks that The Nature Conservancy is undertaking to answer research needs while facilitating the development of real projects with measurable greenhouse gas reductions. The research described in this report occurred between April 1st and July 30th 2006. The specific tasks discussed include: Task 1: carbon inventory advancements; Task 2: emerging technologies for remote sensing of terrestrial carbon; Task 3: baseline method development; Task 4: third-party technical advisory panel meetings; Task 5: new project feasibility studies; and Task 6: development of new project software screening tool. Work is being carried out in Brazil, Belize, Chile, Peru and the USA.

  9. A limited assessment and characterization of the solar radiation energy resources in the Caribbean region

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    Hulstrom, R.L.

    1988-02-01

    The objective of our work was to produce a preliminary assessment and characterization of the Caribbean region (Barbados, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Jamaica, and Panama) solar radiation energy resources. Such information will be used to estimate the performance of, and identify the most promising applications of, solar heat technologies in the Caribbean region. We expect the solar radiation resources in the Caribbean region to be very location specific. Sunny areas will have an annual direct-beam resource of about 3,000 kWhm/sup /minus 2// and a global solar radiation resource of about 2,500 kWhm/sup /minus 2//. Cloud-covered areas will have annual solar radiation resources of about 1,500 kWhm/sup /minus 2/ for both the direct-beam and the global solar radiation. Monthly levels of solar radiaion will vary markedly, ranging from an average of 9 to 3 kWhm/sup /minus 2//day/sup /minus 1// for the direct-beam and from an average of 7 to 4 kWhm/sup /minus 2//day/sup /minus 1// for the global solar radiation. The Caribbean region is comparable to the Great Plains region of the US, in terms of annual solar radiation resources; however, thorough ''prospecting'' is required to avoid areas having very low amounts of solar radiation.

  10. Evaluation of a New Parameterization for Fair-Weather Cumulus

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    Berg, Larry K.; Stull, Roland B.

    2006-05-25

    A new parameterization for boundary layer cumulus clouds, called the cumulus potential (CuP) scheme, is introduced. This scheme uses joint probability density functions (JPDFs) of virtual potential temperature and water-vapor mixing ratio, as well as the mean vertical profiles of virtual potential temperature, to predict the amount and size distribution of boundary layer cloud cover. This model considers the diversity of air parcels over a heterogeneous surface, and recognizes that some parcels rise above their lifting condensation level to become cumulus, while other parcels might rise as clear updrafts. This model has several unique features: 1) surface heterogeneity is represented using the boundary layer JPDF of virtual potential temperature versus water-vapor mixing ratio, 2) clear and cloudy thermals are allowed to coexist at the same altitude, and 3) a range of cloud-base heights, cloud-top heights, and cloud thicknesses are predicted within any one cloud field, as observed. Using data from Boundary Layer Experiment 1996 and a model intercomparsion study using large eddy simulation (LES) based on Barbados Oceanographic and Meteorological Experiment (BOMEX), it is shown that the CuP model does a good job predicting cloud-base height and cloud-top height. The model also shows promise in predicting cloud cover, and is found to give better cloud-cover estimates than three other cumulus parameterizations: one based on relative humidity, a statistical scheme based on the saturation deficit, and a slab model.

  11. Astroparticles in Latin America: current status and outlook

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    Sidelnik, Iván

    2014-01-01

    The successful installation and operation of the Pierre Auger Observatory in Argentina has been a milestone in Astroparticle research in Latin America, generating new regional research opportunities in the field. In this context, the LAGO project, begun in 2005 with the aim of studying the high-energy component of gamma ray bursts (GRBs). This observatory consists of different arrays of water-Cherenkov detectors installed in high altitude mountains throughout Latin America. Recently, it has demonstrated the feasibility of conducting studies on the solar modulation of the galactic cosmic ray flux. Currently more than 80 scientists and students from Mexico, Guatemala, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Argentina are integrated into the LAGO Collaboration. The high level of regional integration in the scientific community reached thanks to this kind of major projects, has led to the recent formation of the CLES (Consorcio Latinoamericano de Experimentos Subterr\\'{a}neos). This organization promotes ...

  12. International energy outlook. Volume 3. North and South America

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    Not Available

    1982-01-01

    Petroleum, coal, and hydropower resources are found, in varying degrees, throughout the Americas. Struggling to maintain or achieve energy self-sufficiency, many North and South American countries are undertaking major projects to develop these, and other, energy sources. This volume, Volume 3 is a compilation of official US government intelligence reports examining the development projects and energy trends in 12 countries of North and South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the United States and Venezuela. The range and detail of country coverage varies, due to availability of reports. Although the book details current energy situations and provides some historical background, its main emphasis is on estimates of future consumption and production, and descriptions of energy programs and plans. Plans in the Americas call for exploiting oil and gas where possible, and making major efforts to develop sources such as coal and hydropower that can be alternatives to imported petroleum. 33 references, 1 figure, 73 tables.

  13. Energy profiles of selected Latin American and Caribbean countries. Report series No. 2

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    Wu, K.

    1994-07-01

    Countries in this report include Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. These ten countries are the most important oil and gas producers in the Latin American and the Caribbean region. In the following sections, the primary energy supply (oil, gas, coal, hydroelectricity, and nuclear power whenever they are applicable), primary energy consumption, downstream oil sector development, gas utilization are discussed for each of the ten countries. The report also presents our latest forecasts of petroleum product consumption in each country toward 2000, which form the basis of the outlook for regional energy production and consumption outlined in Report No 1. Since the bulk of primary energy supply and demand is hydrocarbons for many countries, brief descriptions of the important hydrocarbons policy issues are provided at the end of the each country sections.

  14. Intrashelf basins: A geologic model for source-bed and reservoir facies deposition within carbonate shelves

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    Grover, G. Jr. (Sauid Aramco, Dhahran (Saudi Arabia))

    1993-09-01

    Intrashelf basins (moats, inshore basins, shelf basins, differentiated shelf, and deep-water lagoons of others) are depressions of varying sizes and shapes that occur within tectonically passive and regionally extensive carbonate shelves. Intrashelf basins grade laterally and downdip (seaward) into shallow-water carbonates of the regional shelf, are separated from the open marine basin by the shelf margin, and are largely filled by fine-grained subtidal sediments having attributes of shallow- and deeper water sedimentation. These basins are commonly fringed or overlain by carbonate sands, reefs, or buildups. These facies may mimic those that occur along the regional shelf margin, and they can have trends that are at a high angle to that of the regional shelf. Intrashelf basins are not intracratonic basins. The history of most intrashelf basins is a few million to a few tens of million of years. Examples of intrashelf basins are known throughout the Phanerozoic; the southern portion of the Holocene Belize shelf is a modern example of an intrashelf basin. Two types of intrashelf basins are recognized. Coastal basins pass updip into coastal clastics of the craton with the basin primarily filled by fine clastics. Shelf basins occur on the outer part of the shelf, are surrounded by shallow-water carbonate facies, and are filled by peloidal lime mud, pelagics, and argillaceous carbonates. Intrashelf basins are commonly the site of organic-rich, source-bed deposition, resulting in the close proximity of source beds and reservoir facies that may fringe or overlie the basin. Examples of hydrocarbon-charged reservoirs that were sourced by an intrashelf basin include the Miocene Bombay High field, offshore India; the giant Jurassic (Arab-D) and Cretaceous (Shuaiba) reservoirs of the Arabian Shelf; the Lower Cretaceous Sunniland trend, South Florida basin; and the Permian-Pennsylvanian reservoirs surrounding the Tatum basin in southeastern New Mexico.

  15. Solar Neutron Event in Association with a Large Solar Flare on November 24, 2000

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    K. Watanabe; Y. Muraki; Y. Matsubara; K. Murakami; T. Sako; H. Tsuchiya; S. Masuda; M. Yoshimori; N. Ohmori; P. Miranda; N. Martinic; R. Ticona; A. Velarde; F. Kakimoto; S. Ogio; Y. Tsunesada; H. Tokuno; Y. Shirasaki

    2003-04-03

    Solar neutrons have been detected using the neutron monitor located at Mt. Chacaltaya, Bolivia, in association with a large solar flare on November 24, 2000. This is the first detection of solar neutrons by the neutron monitor that have been reported so far in solar cycle 23. The statistical significance of the detection is 5.5 sigma. In this flare, the intense emission of hard X-rays and gamma-rays has been observed by the Yohkoh Hard X-ray Telescope (HXT) and Gamma Ray Spectrometer (GRS), respectively. The production time of solar neutrons is better correlated with those of hard X-rays and gamma-rays than with the production time of soft X-rays. The observations of the solar neutrons on the ground have been limited to solar flares with soft X-ray class greater than X8 in former solar cycles. In this cycle, however, neutrons were detected associated with an X2.3 solar flare on November 24, 2000. This is the first report of the detection of solar neutrons on the ground associated with a solar flare with its X-ray class smaller than X8.

  16. Guide to CO{sub 2} capture, sequestration, and storage

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    Drazga, B.

    2007-02-15

    The report addresses the probability of incorporating carbon sequestration (CS) as a viable market mechanism for sustainable development. The approach includes analyzing the utility of carbon sequestration projects as a mechanism for promoting sustainable forestry practices and environmental preservation, as well as addressing stakeholder interests in the implementation of these projects. The report provides an overview and conceptual framework of the issues and the problems associated with sequestration projects in general; and discusses the economic and policy constraints and the challenges associated with the implementation of these projects. It examines the methodology currently being used in this area and address the problems associated with leakages specific to forest-based carbon sequestration projects. The report gives a conceptual framework of the topic, and provides a detailed analysis of the linkages between carbon and climate change and the issues associated with the current treaties, specifically the Kyoto Protocol. The report discusses the problem of leakage, compellance versus volunteerism, and the feasibility of the market approach to carbon sequestration. The report also examines the flaws involved with the current approach and identifies some of the early success stories. The report uses the Bolivia Noelle Kempff Climate Action model as a case study of a large-scale carbon project at work in a developing country. It examines what some countries are currently doing to link the various issues pertaining to carbon sequestration and sustainable development.

  17. Oil and gas developments in South America, Central America, Carribbean area, and Mexico in 1981

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    Deal, C.S.

    1982-11-01

    Petroleum developments in 1981 continued in the pattern of recent years of increasing exploration and exploitation in response to the second catastrophic surge in crude oil prices thrust on the world economy in 1979. Production of crude oil increased in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, and Mexico, whereas Venezuela, Trinidad, Peru, and Bolivia experienced declines. Exploratory surveys, exploratory drilling, and development drilling all increased in most of the countries reporting. Significant successful exploratory drilling is reported for several countries. In Argentina, the producing zone of the Austral basin has been extended farther offshore, and is reportedly productive in what is apparently the upper Malvinas basin. In Brazil, extensions to several producing areas are reported in the Campos basin. Also, the Jurua gas province of western Amazonas reportedly had an encouraging extension. Colombia had several discoveries in the Magdalena basins, but the 2 Llanos discoveries are considered much more significant. For a variety of reasons, several countries have undertaken or are undertaking changes in laws and regulations to attract foreign companies into exploration risk ventures. In some countries, exploitation ventures are also offered.

  18. Gas-powered integration

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    Hawrylyshyn, G.

    1993-05-01

    Popularly known as the Brazil/Bolivia Gas Deal, the project consists of a 20-year agreement to supply Bolivian natural gas to heavily industrialized southern Brazil. This is an inter-regional undertaking comparable in scope and significance to pipeline projects in Europe and the gas networks between the USA and Canada and Mexico. The Brazil/Boliviz agreement call foe a 10-month period to obtain financing and 30 months to build the 1,376 mile main pipeline, a job that will be undertaken individually by each country within its territory. The pipelines will meet at the border in Corumba. Aside from the main gasline, the 20-year agreement will also require the laying of 1,184 kilometers (736 miles) of additional feeder and distribution pipelines in Brazil, raising the total pipe mileage to 3,389 kilometers. Then there is the need to build the whole infrastructure for gas distribution facilities and to switch to gas to power the equipment in thousands of industrial plants, commercial establishments and residences. The total investment in this undertaking is estimated to surpass US$10 billion.

  19. Central American geologic map project

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    Dengo, G.

    1986-07-01

    During the Northeast Quadrant Panel meeting of the Circum-Pacific Map Project held in Mexico City, February 1985, Central American panel members proposed and adopted plans for compiling a geologic map of Central America, probably at a scale of 1:500,000. A local group with participants from each country was organized and coordinated by Rolando Castillo, director, Central American School of Geology, University of Costa Rica, for the geologic aspects, and Fernando Rudin, director, Geographic Institute of Costa Rica, for the topographic base. In 1956, the US Geological Survey published a geologic map of the region at a scale of 1:1 million. Subsequent topographic and geologic mapping projects have provided a large amount of new data. The entire area is now covered by topographic maps at a scale of 1:50,000, and these maps have been used in several countries as a base for geologic mapping. Another regional map, the Metallogenic Map of Central America (scale = 1:2 million), was published in 1969 by the Central American Research Institute for Industry (ICAITI) with a generalized but updated geologic base map. Between 1969 and 1980, maps for each country were published by local institutions: Guatemala-Belize at 1:500,000, Honduras at 1:500,000, El Salvador at 1:100,000, Nicaragua at 1:1 million, Costa Rica at 1:200,000, and Panama at 1:1 million. This information, in addition to that of newly mapped areas, served as the base for the Central American part of the Geologic-Tectonic Map of the Caribbean Region (scale = 1:2.5 million), published by the US Geological Survey in 1980, and also fro the Northeast Quadrant Maps of the Circum-Pacific Region. The new project also involves bathymetric and geologic mapping of the Pacific and Caribbean margins of the Central American Isthmus. A substantial amount of new information of the Middle America Trench has been acquired through DSDP Legs 67 and 84.

  20. A New Scheme for Predicting Fair-Weather Cumulus

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    Berg, Larry K.; Stull, Roland B.

    2007-04-01

    A new parameterization for boundary layer cumulus clouds, called the cumulus potential (CuP) scheme, is introduced. Unlike many other parameterizations, the CuP scheme explicitly links the fair-weather clouds to the boundary-layer turbulence and accounts for the non-local nature of the turbulence. This scheme uses joint probability density functions (JPDFs) of virtual potential temperature and water-vapor mixing ratio, as well as the mean vertical profiles of virtual potential temperature, to predict the amount and size distribution of boundary layer cloud cover. This model considers the diversity of air parcels over a heterogeneous surface, and recognizes that some parcels rise above their lifting condensation level to become cumulus, while other parcels might rise as clear updrafts. This model has several unique features: 1) surface heterogeneity and boundary-layer turbulence is represented using the boundary layer JPDF of virtual potential temperature versus water-vapor mixing ratio, 2) clear and cloudy thermals are allowed to coexist at the same altitude, and 3) a range of cloud-base heights, cloud-top heights, and cloud thicknesses are predicted within any one cloud field, as observed. Using data from Boundary Layer Experiment 1996 and a model intercomparsion study using large eddy simulation (LES) based on the Barbados Oceanographic and Meteorological Experiment (BOMEX), the CuP scheme is compared to three other cumulus parameterizations: one based on relative humidity, a statistical scheme based on the saturation deficit, and a slab model. It is shown that the CuP model does a better job predicting the cloud-base height and the cloud-top height than three other parameterizations. The model also shows promise in predicting cloud cover, and is found to give better cloud-cover estimates than the three other cumulus parameterizations. In ongoing work supported by the US Department of Energy¹s Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program, the CuP scheme is being implemented in the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model, in which it replaces the ad-hoc trigger function in an existing cumulus parameterization.

  1. Crustal structure of mountain belts and basins: Industry and academic collaboration at Cornell

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    Allmendinger, R.; Barazangi, M.; Brown, L. [Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (United States)] [and others

    1995-08-01

    Interdisciplinary investigations of the large-scale structure and evolution of key basins and orogenic belts around the world are the focal point of academic-industry interaction at Cornell. Ongoing and new initiatives with significant industry involvement include: Project INDEPTH (Interdisciplinary Deep Profiling of Tibet and the Himalayas), a multinational effort to delineate deep structure across the type example of active continent-continent collision. 300 km of deep reflection profiling was collected across the Himalaya: and southern Tibet Plateau in 1992 and 1994. CAP (Cornell Andes Project), a long-standing interdisciplinary effort to understand the structure and evolution of the Andes, with a focus on Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. A deep reflection profile is tentatively planned for 1997. Intra-plate Orogeny in the Middle East and North Africa is the focus of multidisciplinary regional syntheses of existing seismic reflection and other databases in Syria (Palmyrides)and Morocco (Atlas), with an emphasis on reactivation and inversion tectonics. Project URSEIS (Urals Reflection Seismic Experiment and Integrated Studies) is a collaboration with EUROPROBE to collect 500 km of vibroseis and dynamite deep reflection profiling across the southern Urals in 1995. Project CRATON, an element in COCORP`s systematic exploration of the continental US, is a nascent multi-disciplinary effort to understand the buried craton of the central US and the basins built upon it. Global Basins Research Network (GBRN) is a diversified observational and computational effort to image and model the movement of pore fluids in detail and on a regional scale for a producing oil structure in the Gulf of Mexico.

  2. Myth and catastrophic reality: using cosmogonic mythology to identify cosmic impacts and massive plinian eruptions in holocene South America.

    SciTech Connect (OSTI)

    Masse, W. B. (William Bruce)

    2004-01-01

    Major natural catastrophes (e.g., 'universal' floods, fire, darkness, and sky falling down) are prominently reflected in traditional South American creation myths, cosmology, religion, and worldview. We are now beginning to recognize that cosmogonic myths represent a rich and largely untapped data set concerning the most dramatic natural events and processes experienced by each cultural group during the past several thousand years. Observational details regarding specific catastrophes are encoded in myth storylines, typically cast in terms of supernatural characters and actions. Not only are the myths amenable to scientific analysis, but also some sets of myths encode multiple catastrophes in meaningful relative chronological order. The present study considers more than 4200 myths, including more than 260 'universal' catastrophe myths from cultural groups throughout South America. These myths are examined in light of available geological, paleoenvironmental, archeological, and documentary evidence. Our analysis reveals three possible ultra-plinian volcanic eruptions, two in Columbia and the other in the Gran Chaco, the latter likely associated with a poorly dated late Holocene eruption of Nuevo Mundo in central Bolivia. Our analysis also identifies a set of traditions likely linked with the well-known Campo del Cielo iron meteorite impact in northern Argentina originally hypothesized to have occurred around 4000 years ago. Intriguingly, these traditions strongly suggest that the Campo del Cielo impact triggered widespread mass fires in the Gran Chaco region and possibly in the Brazilian Highlands. Several other potential cosmic impacts, distinct from Campo del Cielo, are hinted at in the mythology of other locations in South America. The numerous catastrophe myths in the Gran Chaco region exhibit the most coherent chronological sequence of any South American region. The sequence begins with a 'Great Flood,' by far the most widespread catastrophe myth in South America, typically represented as the beginning of our modern world. The great flood is followed 'many generations' later by the 'Great Fire' (hypothesized as the Campo del Cielo impact) with the 'Great Darkness' and 'sky falling down' (hypothesized as the Nuevo Mundo eruption) being the most recent catastrophe, occurring 'many generations' after the great fire. We draw upon the physical record to suggest rough calendrical dates for these witnessed catastrophic events.