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*  History of Mississippi - Wikipedia
The southern part became the Louisiana Territory. The Mississippi Territory was sparsely populated and suffered initially from ... Other major northern foundations also helped, especially the General Education Board (funded by the Rockefeller Foundation and ... It restricted American trading and travel on the Mississippi River down to New Orleans, the major port on the Gulf Coast. ... The first major European expedition into the territory that became Mississippi was Spanish, led by Hernando de Soto, which ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Mississippi
*  Southern Arctic Ecozone (CEC) - Wikipedia
... is a Canadian terrestrial ecozone which spans the northern coast of mainland Northwest Territories, most of northern mainland ... It is sparsely populated, with less than 10,000 inhabitants in 17 major settlements, the largest of which is Rankin Inlet. ... Its southern boundary demarcates the tree line, and to the north it meets the Northern Arctic terrestrial ecozone and the ... It also varies latitudinally, with about twice as much precipitation at its southern edge than at the northern fringes. "A ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_Arctic_Ecozone_(CEC)
*  Northern Territory - Wikipedia
The Territory's current marketing campaign is 'Do the NT'. The Northern Territory is the most sparsely populated state or ... The Northern Territory's population of 244,000 (2016) makes it the least populous of Australia's eight major states and ... The coast of the territory was first seen by Europeans in the 17th century. The British were the first Europeans to attempt to ... Northern-Territory Northern Territory Climate Northern Territory economy/mining Northern Territory Universities Northern ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_Territory
*  Western Australia - Wikipedia
Specific ecoregions of Western Australia include: the sandstone gorges of The Kimberley on the northern coast and below that ... a significant part of it is sparsely populated. The state has about 2.6 million inhabitants, around 11% of the national total. ... the Northern Territory to the north-east and South Australia to the south-east. Western Australia is Australia's largest state ... Tourism forms a major part of the Western Australian economy with 833,100 international visitors making up 12.8% of the total ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Australia
*  2003-04 Australian region cyclone season - Wikipedia
Crossed the Northern Territory coast as a Category 3. Formed on 1 January 2004 and dissipated on 6 January. Operationally ... despite its intensity as it made landfall in a remote part of the WA coast and consequently only impacted sparsely populated ... Floodwaters closed all major roads into Cairns. A large section of one lane of the Captain Cook Highway north of Cairns ... It then crossed over the coast onto mainland Australian and degenerated overland. The remnant travelled over Northern Territory ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003%E2%80%9304_Australian_region_cyclone_season
*  England - Wikitravel
... urbanised areas of Teesside and Tyne and Wear plus the largely rural large county of Northumberland with its sparsely populated ... Northern England. Northern England is anywhere north of Staffordshire in the west and roughly north of the Humber river, in the ... The Pennine Way (463km) and Coast To Coast Walk (309km) are the best-known long-distance walks. There are public footpaths and ... A low-lying territory northeast of London, mostly rural. East Midlands The geographic centre of England, reaching to the North ...
  https://wikitravel.org/wiki/en/index.php?title=England&curid=1566&oldid=2502898
*  1888 Atlantic hurricane season - Wikipedia
In South Florida, the hurricane struck a sparsely-populated section of the coast, but still produced widespread damage as far ... As it neared the southeast coast of Florida, it strengthened into the equivalence of a major hurricane-Category 3 on the Saffir ... It made landfall on Cat Island in The Bahamas, which were then a British crown colony and overseas territory. Continuing to ... then made another landfall on the northern end of Andros Island. ... Along the coast of Texas, the lowest measured pressure was ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1888_Atlantic_hurricane_season
*  Geography of Canada - Wikipedia
This leaves the vast majority of Canada's territory as sparsely populated wilderness; Canada's population density is 3.5 people ... Major elements are the Yukon, Columbia and Fraser rivers. The northern parts of Alberta, Manitoba and British Columbia, most of ... Between the plateau and the coast is the province's largest mountain range, the Coast Mountains. The Coast Mountains contain ... Situated in northern North America (constituting 41% of the continent's area), Canada spans a vast, diverse territory between ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Canada
*  Baja California - Wikipedia
Baja California is further divided into Northern and Southern territories. 1952: The North Territory of Baja California becomes ... The state has an estimated population of 3,315,766 (2015) much more than the sparsely populated Baja California Sur to the ... They established a chain of new missions among the northern Cochimí and western Yumans, first on the coast and subsequently ... It is in this area where a few valleys can be found, such as the Valle de Guadalupe, the major wine producing area in Mexico. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baja_California
*  Palmerston, Northern Territory - Wikipedia
... making it the second largest city in the sparsely populated Northern Territory. There are eighteen suburbs in Palmerston, ten ... The major land-mark in Palmerston is the Power and Water Corporation's water storage tank, which supplies the city with fresh ... The first site, as chosen by Boyle Travers Finniss at Escape Cliffs near the mouth of the Adelaide River, on the coast of Adam ... Northern Territory Government. Retrieved 5 July 2008. "High Level Of Interest In Bellamack". Northern Territory Government. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palmerston,_Northern_Territory
*  Jämtland - Wikipedia
However northern Jämtland is the most densely populated brown bear habitat in the world. The brown bear (bjenn in Jamtish) is ... With the exception of the city of Östersund and its surrounding areas, Jämtland is a very sparsely populated region. In ... the taiga shrew and the northern birch mouse. The læmel, Norway lemming is also present in Jämtland and the latest major ... The model deemed it necessary to concentrate the Swedish population in cities, at the coast and in the south. Jämtland an ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J%C3%A4mtland
*  Hillfort - Wikipedia
One was to protect Vilnius, the capital, and the other line in Samogitia, was a major target for both orders. This territory ... In Sweden, there are 1100 known hill forts with a strong concentration on the northern west coast and in eastern Svealand. In ... During the Roman Iron Age, some of the Latvian hillforts (like Ķivutkalns) were abandoned or became sparsely populated. A new ... In the major oppida there were regular streets, suggesting some form of central organization. Castros vary in area from less ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillfort
*  Galveston Bay Area - Wikipedia
Galveston Bay is an estuary along the Texas Gulf Coast. The bay as a whole is composed of four major sub-bays: Galveston Bay ... The sparsely populated Bay Area transformed during the 20th century. Following the hurricane, donations by the newly ... Following its declaration of independence from Spain the new nation of Mexico moved to colonize its northern territory of Texas ... "Wildbird's Top 50 Birding Hotspots: Upper Texas Coast". U.S. Geological Survey: Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galveston_Bay_Area
*  North Coast (California) - Wikipedia
The sparsely populated interior territory further inland is characterized by rugged, often steep mountains, bisected by rivers ... Northern California California's 2nd congressional district Central Coast (California) North Coast AVA South Coast (California ... Despite their relatively smaller size to the major cities elsewhere in the state, many of the region's cities and towns have ... The North Coast of California (also called the Redwood Empire or the Redwood Coast) is the region in Northern California that ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Coast_(California)
*  Geography of the Republic of Macedonia - Wikipedia
The environment is preserved in areas impractical and sparsely populated. In addition, the country has three major national ... Conversely, the Šar Mountains, which are located in the northwestern part, block cold northern winds. In whole, the northern ... sq., i. e. 13% of the territory. It issues from Lakes Prespa and Ohrid. The Black Sea basin is the smallest with only 37 km. sq ... The town of Dojran is situated on the west coast of the lake, while the Greek village of Mouries lies to the east. To the north ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_the_Republic_of_Macedonia
*  Cyclone Monica - Wikipedia
Although the storm made landfall at peak intensity in Australia's Northern Territory, the impacted areas were sparsely ... p. 5. Macdonald-Smith, Angela (23 April 2006). "Tropical cyclone Monica threatens Australia's northern coast". Bloomberg L.P. ... as the storm impacted a sparsely populated region of the Cape York peninsula. A storm surge of 1.23 m (4.0 ft) was recorded in ... An estimated 1,000 people were planned to be evacuated in Far North Queensland before officials shut down major highways in the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclone_Monica
*  California - Wikipedia
California was suddenly no longer a sparsely populated backwater, but seemingly overnight it had grown into a major US ... Coast Miwok, Lake Miwok, Ohlone, Northern Valley Yokuts, Southern Valley Yokuts, Foothill Yokuts; Hokan Family: Esselen, ... and the remainder of the old territory was then subdivided into the new American Territories of Arizona, Nevada, Colorado and ... For the next 25 years, Alta California remained as a remote, sparsely populated, northwestern administrative district of the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California
*  Geography of Yukon - Wikipedia
The sparsely populated territory abounds with natural scenic beauty, with snowmelt lakes and perennial white-capped mountains, ... Its northern coast is on the Beaufort Sea. Its western boundary is 141° west longitude. Its ragged eastern boundary mostly ... Two major faults, the Denali Fault and the Tintina Fault have created major valleys called trenches: the Shakwak Trench and the ... Pacific and Yukon Region Ecozones and Ecoregions Yukon is sparsely populated, with about 30,000 inhabitants in a territory ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Yukon
*  History of the Northwest Territories - Wikipedia
When Europeans settlers began to divide the continent, the Northwest Territories included much of the sparsely populated ... Franklin's Coppermine Expedition of 1819-1822 had as its goal the exploration of the northern coast of Canada, which was ... Alaska and for a pipeline to run from the oil fields of Norman Wells to the Pacific Coast. Major work commenced. Canada's ... Northwest Territories portal Commissioners of the Northwest Territories List of premiers of the Northwest Territories William ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Northwest_Territories
*  Mackenzie River - Wikipedia
The cold northern permafrost regions beyond the Arctic Circle are very sparsely populated, mainly by indigenous peoples. Most ... Hodgins and Hoyle, p. 135 Major Drainage Areas of the Yukon Territory (Map). Cartography by Yukon Environment Geomatics. Yukon ... The following year he traced the coast west until blocked by ice while John Richardson followed the coast east to the ... The Mackenzie provided the major route into Canada's northern interior for European explorers as early as the late 18th century ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mackenzie_River
*  Venezuela vs. Guyana - Country Comparison
... the remainder of the country is sparsely populated. ... major seaport(s): Georgetown. Merchant marine. total: 53. by ... Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, between Colombia and Guyana. Northern South ... Guyana Defense Force: Army (includes Air Corps, Coast Guard) (2012). Military service age and obligation. all citizens of ... substantial portions of its western and eastern territories are claimed by Venezuela and Suriname respectively. ...
  https://www.indexmundi.com/factbook/compare/venezuela.guyana
*  Military history of the Russian Empire - Wikipedia
... and for all the men and money that the war cost Russia only gained some sparsely populated steppe north of the Black Sea, and ... The Northern War left Russia as the dominant power in Northern Europe, and gave it firm control over the Baltic and thus a " ... The major fortress of Azov lay in the east and denied access to the Sea of Azov, and the Crimean Tatars controlled the whole of ... Russia lost little territory under the treaty, and Alexander made use of his alliance with Napoleon for further expansion. By ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_history_of_the_Russian_Empire
*  Danube Delta - Wikipedia
Sfântul Gheorghe (Saint George in English), in the south, is the oldest and most sparsely populated. Its alluvium has led to ... Situated on major migratory routes, and providing adequate conditions for nesting and hatching, the Danube Delta is a magnet ... The greater part of the Danube Delta lies in Romania (Tulcea County), while its northern part, on the left bank of the Chilia ... The average altitude is 0.52 m, with 20% of the territory below sea level, and more than half not exceeding one meter in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danube_Delta
*  New Spain - Wikipedia
The more sparsely populated northern Bajío tended to pay higher wages than the southern Bajío, which was increasingly ... The United States bought the territory from France in the Louisiana Purchase of 1803. New Spain claimed the entire west coast ... The major action in the War of Jenkins' Ear was a major amphibious attack launched by the British under Admiral Edward Vernon ... The Louisiana territory was to be administered by superiors in Cuba with a governor on site in New Orleans. The 21 northern ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Spain
*  Geography of the Soviet Union - Wikipedia
... they flowed through sparsely populated territory and into the Arctic and Pacific oceans. In contrast, areas with the highest ... Despite its well-deserved reputation as a generally snowy, icy northern country, the Soviet Union included other major climatic ... and the subtropical band of territory extending along the southern coast of the Soviet Union's most popular resort area, Crimea ... The northern forests and the plains to the south find their closest counterparts in the Yukon Territory and in the wide swath ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_the_Soviet_Union