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Pacific Northwest - Wikipedia

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The Pacific Northwest sometimes referred to as Cascadia, is a geographic region in western ... The region's largest metropolitan areas are Greater Seattle, Washington, with 3.7 million ... In th...

Spiders of Washington

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Native to southern Europe, this spider has made its way into North America, ... Native to Europe, the “Giant House Spider” is now well-established in the Pacific  ...

Pacific Ocean - New World Encyclopedia

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The equatorial region, in which the trade winds of the Northern and Southern ... The Pacific Ocean was first sighted by Europeans early in the sixteenth century, first .... Tacoma, Washington, United States; Taichung, Republic of China (Taiwan ) ...

European Immigrants in the United States | migrationpolicy.org

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Dec 1, 2015 ... Most Southern European immigrants were motivated by economic opportunity in ... 81, U.S. Census Bureau, Washington, DC, February 2006), ...

A new wave of diseases threatens Southern Europe and the Middle ...

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Oct 23, 2015 ... With new infection hot zones developing in Europe, world leaders need ... The Washington Post ... Africa · The Americas · Asia and Pacific · Europe · Middle East .... The extent to which Southern Europe's new wave of tropical ...

Pacific Ocean - United States History

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Size-wise, the Pacific is followed by the Atlantic, Indian, Southern, and Arctic oceans. ... of explorations by imperialistic Europe, including those of Drake, Tasman, ... The Inside Passage, from southeast Alaska to Puget Sound in Washington ...

Pacific, WA (98047) Forecast | Weather Underground

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The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a * Flood Advisory for... southeastern Kitsap County in northwestern Washington... southern Mason County ...

Center for the Study of the Pacific Northwest - University of Washington

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Indians and Europeans on the Northwest Coast: Historical Context. The history .... Southern peoples (those near and below the 49th parallel) particularly feared ...

Why do hurricanes hit the East Coast of the U.S. but never the West ...

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Hurricanes do form in the Pacific Ocean, just as they do in the Atlantic, but none of these ... Occasionally, tropical storms do strike coastal southern California.

International Country Codes - Cloford.com

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International country codes. Includes FIPS, ISO and internet ...