County of Foix

Category:States and territories disestablished in 1607 #Limousin (Limousin (province)) (Limoges) #Foix (County of Foix) (Foix) #Auvergne (Auvergne (province)) (Clermont-Ferrand) *55.5% of its former territory lies in the Languedoc-Roussillon ''région'', capital city Montpellier, covering the départements of :Gard, :Hérault, :Aude, :Lozère, and the extreme-north of Pyrénées-Orientales, which account for 86.5% of the territory of Languedoc

-Alpes *15.4% of Midi-Pyrénées was Quercy: department of Lot (Lot (department)) in its entirety, and northern half of Tarn-et-Garonne. The province of Quercy was entirely contained inside Midi-Pyrénées. *16.6% of Midi-Pyrénées was a collection of small Pyrenean provinces, from east to west: the County of Foix (eastern half of Ariège), Couserans (western half of Ariège), Nébouzan (extreme south of Haute-Garonne and extreme east of Hautes-Pyrénées), Quatre-Vallées (i.e

. "Four Valleys") (east of Hautes-Pyrénées), and Bigorre (west and center of Hautes-Pyrénées). All these provinces are entirely contained inside Midi-Pyrénées. *0.5% of Midi-Pyrénées is Agenais: extreme west of Tarn-et-Garonne. Agenais extends essentially over the Aquitaine region. thumb left 250px The death of French general County of Foix Gaston de Foix (Image:The Death of Gaston de Foix in the Battle of Ravenna.jpg) at the Battle of Ravenna (Battle of Ravenna (1512)) (1512


Åre

competition in Åre - ''Åre Extreme Challenge''. It counts as the Scandinavian championship in multisport. "One of the world's ten best ski-resorts" In 2008 Åre was appointed as one of the ten best ski-resorts in the world at the list from the magazine Condé Nast Traveller align center Åre kabinbana.JPG Åre cable car Åre torg.jpg Åre central

: www.campare.se core files 2269.Folder_Zipline_eng_LOWRES.pdf email tony@campare.se address lat long directions phone +46647-52525 tollfree fax hours price content Åre has the largest Zipline park in Europe. * There are many other extreme sports which you can endulge in Åre, for example kite-flying, ski-doo safaris, horseriding, ice-climbing etc. *

long directions phone +46647-15580 tollfree fax 46647-15589 hours price content Buy Don't miss the stores of local clothing manufacturer's Extreme and Peak Performance * Extreme, Åre Torg * Peak Performance General Store, Åre Torg Swedish sports retailer Stadium also recently opened a shop which offers slightly cheaper equipment as well as high-end brands. * Stadium, Åre Torg Hanson and Åre Skidsport, both found on Torget (the plaza) are other retailers


Espanola, Ontario

, Elliot Lake, Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Kapuskasing, Manitouwadge (Manitouwadge, Ontario), Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands, Ontario), Sables-Spanish Rivers (Sables-Spanish Rivers, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario) Geography The district includes the eastern, northern and central parts of Algoma District (Algoma District, Ontario), the extreme northwestern part and extreme southwestern part

of Sudbury District (Sudbury District, Ontario), the extreme southeastern part of Thunder Bay District (Thunder Bay District, Ontario), all of Manitoulin District (Manitoulin District, Ontario), and western Cochrane District (Cochrane District, Ontario) along the Trans Canada highway. Large communities include Elliot Lake, Kapuskasing, Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario), Manitouwadge (Manitouwadge, Ontario), Blind River


Hearst, Ontario

Lake , Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Kapuskasing, Manitouwadge (Manitouwadge, Ontario), Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands, Ontario), Sables-Spanish Rivers (Sables-Spanish Rivers, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario) Geography The district includes the eastern, northern and central parts of Algoma District (Algoma District, Ontario), the extreme northwestern part and extreme southwestern part of Sudbury

District, Ontario Sudbury District , the extreme southeastern part of Thunder Bay District (Thunder Bay District, Ontario), all of Manitoulin District (Manitoulin District, Ontario), and western Cochrane District (Cochrane District, Ontario) along the Trans Canada highway. Large communities include Elliot Lake, Kapuskasing, Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario), Manitouwadge (Manitouwadge, Ontario), Blind River, Ontario Blind


Peter I Island

vegetation consists exclusively of mosses and lichens which have adapted to the extreme Antarctic climate (Climate of Antarctica). The island has a very harsh climate with strong winds and freezing temperatures. The steady snowfall keeps vegetation to a minimum. The island is a breeding ground for a few seabirds, particularly southern fulmars, but also Wilson's storm petrels and Arctic terns. Penguins

; 2 (Svalbard) Antarctica, (Peter I Island) Russia Some locations are also rare due to their extreme inaccessibility - examples include Peter I Island, Clipperton Island, Navassa Island, or Desecheo Island. When amateurs travel to remote locations such as these they must first obtain permission to operate from that location from whatever political jurisdiction rules the area they wish to travel to. Even in countries such as the United States, this permission

date 2008 accessdate 7 February 2009 language Norwegian If included, the Norwegian Antarctic Territory accounts the southern-most, eastern-most, western-most and highest extreme points.


Elliot Lake

, Chapleau (Chapleau, Ontario), Elliot Lake, Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Kapuskasing, Manitouwadge (Manitouwadge, Ontario), Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands (Northeastern Manitoulin and the Islands, Ontario), Sables-Spanish Rivers (Sables-Spanish Rivers, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario) Geography The district includes the eastern, northern and central parts of Algoma District (Algoma District, Ontario), the extreme northwestern part

and extreme southwestern part of Sudbury District (Sudbury District, Ontario), the extreme southeastern part of Thunder Bay District (Thunder Bay District, Ontario), all of Manitoulin District (Manitoulin District, Ontario), and western Cochrane District (Cochrane District, Ontario) along the Trans Canada highway. Large communities include Elliot Lake, Kapuskasing, Hearst (Hearst, Ontario), Espanola (Espanola, Ontario), Wawa (Wawa, Ontario), Manitouwadge, Ontario Manitouwadge


Zacatlán

"finsemana" thumb left One of the rock formation in the Piedras Encimadas Valley (File:PiedrasEncimadas31.JPG) The municipality has large extension of conifer forest, mostly pine trees although there are areas with a pine-holm oak mix and some with semi tropical vegetation. Tree species in the area include white and various other pines, strawberry trees and oyamel fir. The largest extensions of forest are found in the center, north, east and extreme west. ref name

trans_title There is a rock army in Puebla Most of the rock structures can be reached on foot. A number of the formations resemble humans, columns, portals, castles, monsters and animals. Piedras Encimadas offers camping, extreme sports and horseback riding. The Los Jilgueros Ravine is located near the community of Atmatla, about three km from the municipal seat. It is an area

establishments. Most commerce and services in the municipality relate to meeting local needs but there is a small tourism industry, mostly concentrated in the municipal seat along with the Valley of the Piedras Encimadas. Tourism outside of the municipal seat is related to ecotourism. Piedras Encimadas offers camping, extreme sports and horseback riding. The Tulimán waterfall area recreational facilities such as cabins


Jiamusi

occurs from June to August. The frost-free period is about 130 days per year, while mean annual precipitation is about , beginning to freeze in late November and beginning to thaw in late March. Extreme temperatures have ranged from −41.1 °C to 38.1 °C.

"Extreme temperatures" Available from mid-April until the beginning of November, passenger ships sail from Jiamusi up the Songhua River to Qiqihar, Harbin or downstream to Tongjiang and Khabarovsk in Russia. Higher education Jiamusi is home to Jiamusi University. Twin towns Domestic * Kunshan, Jiangsu * Zhangzhou, Fujian International * Nirasaki (Nirasaki, Yamanashi), Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan *


Enontekiö

, and the Ounasjärvi near Hetta. Flora and fauna thumb In the northern area of the municipality, the vegetation is very sparse. (File:Kilpisjärvi maisemaa.JPG) The vegetation of Enontekiö is very meagre, due to the extreme northern latitude. The northern border of the natural geographic range of the spruce (Picea abies) approx. matches the southern border of the municipality; the range of the pine (Scots Pine) ends only north of Hetta, too. North

Dotterel , ptarmigan (rock ptarmigan), and ring ouzel. Besides the semi-domesticated reindeer, there are a lot of small mammals and different bird species. Climate Enontekiö's climate is characterised by the extreme northern location, the high altitude compared to the rest of Finland and the closeness of the Arctic Ocean. Due to the moderating influence of the Gulf Stream, the winters are not quite as harsh as in central Lapland, which is characterised by the continental

climate , but the summers are shorter and cooler. The annual average temperatures of Enontekiö are the lowest of Finland. In Kilpisjärvi, in the north of the municipal area, the long-term average is −2.3 °C (compared to Helsinki: approx. +5 °C; Berlin approx. +9 °C). July is the warmest month, with an average temperature of +10.9 °C, the coldest is January with −13.6 °C. Due to these extreme climatic conditions, the growing season only


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