The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest or
simply the Midwest, ... Illinois is the most populous of the states and North Dakota
the least. ... balanced between heavy i...
Feb 25, 2001 ... Issues such as land use, land ownership, war, famine and so on lead to ... More
generally, high losses in developing nations are mainly due to a .... of cheap and
plentiful raw materials and agricultural products to the developed world. ....
economic benefits to producers by at least US$200 billion annually ...
An abundance of rich, fertile land and an open frontier uniquely characterize US
economic .... Section 5 presents our results supporting coastal proximity's
continuing ..... In 2000, 27.7 percent of adults in the coastal counties had at least
Since the American nation was founded and developed on the basis of this
westward ... a low man-land ratio and unusually abundant, unexploited natural
resources .... and I assure you we have not the least wish to return to the land of
our nativity. ... While it was true that western lands were somewhat more fertile
than the ...
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number of negative impacts from recent large-scale land acquisitions in ....
According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), ....
abundant least developed country in sub-Saharan Africa. ... Section 4 outlines ....
such elites secured access to some of the most attractive and fertile land on the
There are three sources of growth in crop production: arable land expansion ... of
irrigated agriculture in total crop production (see Section 4.4.1), and irrigated .....
as follows - very suitable (VS): at least 80 percent; suitable (S): 60 to 80 percent;
.... Even within the relatively land-abundant regions, there is great diversity o...
men of a fat and fertile soil, are most commonly effeminate and cowards; whereas
contrariwise a .... In the empirical section, we measure growth between 1970 and
1989, ... United Nations (Raul Prebisch), The Economic Development of Latin
America ..... Both Malaysia and Mauritius were quite open to trade, at least in the.
Keywords: climate change, coastal and marine environments, land-cover change
, ... In the concluding section, we relate population-environment research to the
.... developing nations continue to experience rapid population growth, remain ....
on fertility when there are at least a score of potentially confounding variables, ...
Nigeria joined the league of oil producing nations on August 3rd, 1956 when oil
was ... have in the past, provided habitat for an abundance of fish and marine
wildlife. ... Living on a fertile alluvial soil and blessed with a necklace of rivers and
creeks, ... However, under Nigerian law, Section 41 of the Federal Environmental
The Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat
is a vital .... significantly to urban growth, particularly in countries where fertility
levels ... with about 20 per cent of their respective populations living in cities with
at least 5 .... population to productive land and fast population growth do not