*  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 ... and Queensland to the east (138th meridian east). To the north, the territory is bordered by the Timor Sea, the Arafura Sea and ... Northern-Territory Northern Territory Climate Northern Territory economy/mining Northern Territory Universities Northern ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_Territory
*  Western Australia - Wikipedia
... the Northern Territory to the north-east and South Australia to the south-east. Western Australia is Australia's largest state ... a significant part of it is sparsely populated. The state has about 2.6 million inhabitants, around 11% of the national total. ... There are two major weekly rural papers in the state, Countryman and the Rural Press-owned Farm Weekly. The interstate ... the meridian 129 degrees east of Greenwich, which defines the border with South Australia and the Northern Territory, and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Australia
*  Principality of Hungary - Wikipedia
This area had been sparsely populated, since Charlemagne's destruction of the Avar state in 803 and the Magyars (Hungarians) ... a vassal state of East Francia) ruled the territory of the Carpathian Basin. The Hungarians had much knowledge about this ... The control prior to the Hungarian settlement of territory of Solitudo Avarorum (mostly the northern part of Great Hungarian ... Three major Frankish imperial armies were defeated decisively by the Hungarians between 907 and 910. The Hungarians succeeded ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Principality_of_Hungary
*  Baja California - Wikipedia
... state of California. The state has an estimated population of 3,315,766 (2015) much more than the sparsely populated Baja ... Baja California is further divided into Northern and Southern territories. 1952: The North Territory of Baja California becomes ... Tijuana and Ensenada were a major port of entry for East Asians entering the U.S. ever since the first Asian-Americans were ... The mainland portion of the state is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean, on the east by Sonora, the U.S. State of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baja_California
*  Micronesia - Wikipedia
... which are politically divided between the United States territory of Guam and the United States Commonwealth of the Northern ... This left Spain with the remainder of the Spanish East Indies, about 6,000 tiny islands that were sparsely populated and not ... Major stops for SCUBA divers in approximate order are Palau, Chuuk, Yap, and Phonpei. Some private yacht owners visit the area ... The Northern Marianas College is a two-year community college located in the United States Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia
*  County Cavan - Wikipedia
It is named after the town of Cavan and is based on the historic Gaelic territory of East Breffny (Bréifne). Cavan County ... The north-western area of the county is sparsely populated and mountainous. The Breifne mountains contain the highest point, ... The Great Northern Railway (G.N.R.) continued to serve the Cavan and Leitrim Railway. However, in 1959 all services along the ... Major industries such as Quinn Quaries and Gypsum Industries are also important employers within the county. There are a number ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/County_Cavan
*  The Bible Unearthed - Wikipedia
... was not a distinct state, and archaeological evidence shows that the territory was only sparsely populated. The Joseph story ... The Egyptian Pharaoh is portrayed as fearing invasion from the east, even though Egypt's territory stretched to the northern ... when Assyrian hegemony enabled this Arabian trade to flourish into a major industry. Recent excavations in the Timna Valley ... and Judah remained little more than a sparsely populated rural region, until the 8th century BCE. Though the Tel Dan Stele ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Bible_Unearthed
*  Vozhegodsky District - Wikipedia
... east). The area was sparsely populated until the end of the 19th century, due to its remote location from all the trade routes ... The area of the district is elongated from west to east and shared between three major drainage basins. The west border of the ... The only state museum in the district is the Vozhega Regional Museum, located in the settlement of Vozhega. Law #371-OZ ... The current territory of Vozhegodsky District was at this point in Kadnikovsky Uyezd. On July 15, 1929, the uyezds were ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vozhegodsky_District
*  1318.3 - Qld Stats, Feb 2009
Data from some major economic indicators (e.g. Gross State Product, exports, imports, unemployment and the Consumer Price Index ... John Miles, while watering his horses during his 1923 expedition into the Northern Territory, saw what he thought was ... operating in areas too dry for teams of horses or bullocks and too sparsely populated for railways. Like bullock and horse ... A very small number of commodities are exported directly to the East Indies (south-east Asia). 1860. *Total imports to the ...
  http://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/Lookup/1318.3Feature%20Article14Feb%202009
*  Saskatchewan - Wikipedia
... while the northern boreal half is mostly forested and sparsely populated. Of the total population, roughly half live in the ... on the north-east by Nunavut, on the east by Manitoba, and on the south by the U.S. states of Montana and North Dakota. ... In the northern part of the province, forestry is also a significant industry. Mining is a major industry in the province, with ... Canada acquired the Hudson's Bay Company's territories and formed the North-West Territories to administer the vast territory ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saskatchewan
*  Northern Catalonia - Wikipedia
The Roussillon plain in the east, by far the most populated area, is formed by the flood plains of the Tech, Têt and Agly ... and is the only major administrative and service centre. Major road and rail links run north-south through Northern Catalonia ... It is a mountainous and sparsely-populated district, and includes the town of Llívia (pop. 1252 (2005)) which is an enclave ... Northern Catalonia formed part of the Spanish Marches, established by Charlemagne as a buffer territory against the Moorish ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northern_Catalonia
*  North Coast (California) - Wikipedia
... an east-west route beginning at Alton, ending at Susanville State Route 37 - on the northern shore of San Pablo Bay State Route ... The sparsely populated interior territory further inland is characterized by rugged, often steep mountains, bisected by rivers ... Despite their relatively smaller size to the major cities elsewhere in the state, many of the region's cities and towns have ... 96 State Route 116 State Route 121 State Route 128 State Route 131 - (Tiburon Boulevard) State Route 162 State Route 169 State ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Coast_(California)
*  Galveston Bay Area - Wikipedia
... its northern territory of Texas by offering land grants to settlers both from within Mexico and from the nearby United States. ... The bay as a whole is composed of four major sub-bays: Galveston Bay proper, Trinity Bay, East Bay, and West Bay. Other smaller ... The sparsely populated Bay Area transformed during the 20th century. Following the hurricane, donations by the newly ... The park is the largest of its kind and features the state's largest restaurant among its amenities. Major daily newspapers ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galveston_Bay_Area
*  Military history of Mexico - Wikipedia
... with a sparsely populated jungle frontier in between. In 1850, the Maya of the south east were inspired to continue the ... During this period, many of the territories in the north were lost to the United States. Santa Anna was the nation's leader ... 1854: Mexico sells 77,700 km² (nearly 30,000 square miles) of northern Sonora and Chihuahua to the United States in the Gadsden ... There were regular skirmishes, and occasional deadly major assaults into each other's territory, by both sides. The United ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_history_of_Mexico
*  Seberang Perai - Wikipedia
Hence, the locals called the northern banks of the river Seberang Perai, in reference to the Siamese territory across the river ... At the time, Province Wellesley was heavily forested and sparsely populated, with a total population of only 5,000. Province ... forms the Malaysian state of Penang. It borders Kedah to the north and east, and Perak to the south. Its principal town is ... Other major towns in Seberang Perai include Bukit Mertajam, Perai, Nibong Tebal and Batu Kawan. The major rivers in Seberang ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seberang_Perai
*  Cyclone Monica - Wikipedia
Although the storm made landfall at peak intensity in Australia's Northern Territory, the impacted areas were sparsely ... tracking near Darwin on 25 April before turning south-east and accelerating over the Northern Territory. The remnants ... 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 ... In response to the large loss of forested area, it was stated that it would take several hundred years for the area to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyclone_Monica
*  Geography of Yukon - Wikipedia
The sparsely populated territory abounds with natural scenic beauty, with snowmelt lakes and perennial white-capped mountains, ... bordering the American state of Alaska to the west, the Northwest Territories to the east and British Columbia to the south. ... The lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta) reaches its northern extreme in the south-central part of the territory, while tamarack ( ... Two major faults, the Denali Fault and the Tintina Fault have created major valleys called trenches: the Shakwak Trench and the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Yukon
*  Geography of South America - Wikipedia
Most of this central lowland is sparsely populated because the soils are heavily leached, but in the south is the very fertile ... the land to the east of the northern Andes is largely tropical rain forest, the vast Amazon River basin. The continent also ... The other major river of this central lowland is the Orinoco River, which has a natural channel linking it with the Amazon. ... The Caribbean territories are grouped with North America. The South American nations that border the Caribbean Sea-including ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_South_America
*  Šumadija - Wikipedia
A liberated region, fruitful, and until then sparsely populated, it attracted settlers. During the 18th century, the forests ... It roughly included territory of present-day Šumadija District with its administrative seat in Kragujevac, which is the seat of ... Šumadija is located between rivers Sava and Danube in the north, river Great Morava in the east, river West Morava in the south ... ISBN 978-0-945428-00-8. Central Sumadija is well known as a fruit producing region, the major products being plums, apples, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C5%A0umadija
*  Administrator of the Government - Wikipedia
Northern Territory: In the Northern Territory, the office of Administrator is a permanent appointment, and since the territory ... both sparsely populated Atlantic islands, are responsible in the first instance to the Governor of St Helena : Ascension Island ... The President may also appoint the Governor of a neighbouring state to be the Administrator of a union territory. Since 1985 ... Administrators often manage major agencies housed within specific Cabinet Departments (e.g., Research and Innovative Technology ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Administrator_of_the_Government
*  History of Phitsanulok Province - Wikipedia
During the Sukhothai period, Phitsanulok emerged as the major city in the east of the Sukhothai Kingdom. It is during the ... Even at the end of the Ayutthayan Period, however, most of the province still remained sparsely populated jungle. As long ... and for control over larger territories. In both 1459 and 1460, the kingdom of Lanna, a buffer state between the kingdoms of ... At that time, the Nan and Khwae Noi Rivers both flowed through the city, making it a strategic gateway to northern Thailand. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Phitsanulok_Province
*  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 ... p. 1. United States Corp of Engineers (1945). Storm Total Rainfall In The United States. War Department. p. SA 3-2. Barnes, Jay ... The second tropical storm of the season originated about 200 mi (322 km) east of the mouth of the Rio Grande, on the Texas- ... The hurricane passed Puerto Rico far off land but brought heavy rains that caused major flooding and over 100 deaths due to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1888_Atlantic_hurricane_season
*  Enontekiö - Wikipedia
It is situated in the outermost northwest of the country and occupies a large and very sparsely populated area of about 8,000 ... The vegetation of Enontekiö is very meagre, due to the extreme northern latitude. The northern border of the natural geographic ... Tourism is a major branch of business in Enontekiö, even if there are fewer visitors than in those municipalities of Lapland ... Enontekiö shares a border of more than 450 kilometres (280 mi) with the two adjacent states. The border to Sweden is formed by ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enonteki%C3%B6
*  List of Canadian tornadoes and tornado outbreaks - Wikipedia
... such as improved aerial and ground damage assessment after the fact in sparsely populated areas (particularly the case in ... The strongest of which was an F3 in Holden, 90 km (56 mi) east of Edmonton. An F0 touched down in near Falun, east of Pigeon ... No major damage was reported. May 26 - an F0 tornado touched down near Quill Lake, Saskatchewan. May 28 - an F0 tornado was ... All other provinces and territories have significantly less threat from tornadoes. The peak season in Canada is in the summer ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Canadian_tornadoes_and_tornado_outbreaks
*  European Russia - Wikipedia
The other, much larger, but sparsely populated eastern part of the country is considered to be a part of northern Asia, and is ... was used in the Russian Empire to refer to traditional East Slavic territories under Russian control, including what is now ... "Population 1 January 2015 Estimate - Federal State Statistics Service Russia". Federal State Statistics Service Russia. ... There are two major trends, one to use administrative divisions north of the mouth of the Ural River and one to draw an ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Russia