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  Mountains - Snow and Rock: FAQ
The height of any mountain in the UK can be found in the lists section and the list can be ordered by name, height, region, or map.
The nearest mountains are in the Peak District or Dartmoor.
In the evening when the mountain cools off faster than the valley, the wind blows from the mountain to the valley and is called a mountain breeze.
www.mountains-snowandrock.org.uk /FAQ.php   (714 words)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: List of mountains on the Moon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Montes Spitzbergen (latin for Spitzbergen Mountains) is a solitary mountain chain in the eastern Mare Imbrium.
This is a list of the craters on the Moon.
This is a list of maria (singular mare) on the Moon.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-mountains-on-the-Moon   (2171 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: List of mountains in Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This is a list of mountains in Australia.
Mount Bartle Frere is the highest mountain in Queensland at an elevation of 1622 metres.
Stirling Range from the north The Stirling Range is a range of mountains and hills in the South West region of Western Australia, 337 km south-east of Perth.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-mountains-in-Australia   (1796 words)

  
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Nanga Parbat: The Southeast ("Rupal") face of Nanga Parbat is well-known as "the largest mountain face in the world." While this kind of statement is hard to make precise, it is a large part of the reason that Nanga Parbat is the World #1 by spire measure.
Denali (Mt. McKinley) is one of the best-known peaks on this list, as the North American high point, and the number 3 peak by prominence in the world.
Chamar is one of the least well-known peaks on this list.
www.peaklist.org /spire/lists/world-25.html   (1751 words)

  
 Craigslist - Information Center about Craiglist
Craigs list forums aggregate users all over the world, you can log on to the Travel forum and elicit responses worldwide in case you ask a question about how to get to the Pentagon from The Washington monument.
Users are permitted to "flag" posts that violate Craigs list policy such as the ban on discrimination in housing this is done because after all Craigs staff cannot police the forums 24/7.
Yet another controversy involved the report that Craigs list's "Casual Encounters" forums in several cities was being compromised by the posting of fraudulent ads by individuals who then gathered personal information about people to send it to a drama website.
craigslistt.us   (1197 words)

  
 SDNHM Floristic List for Palo Verde Mountains, Imperial County
This floristic list is for the area just nw of Palo Verde Peak (33° 20' 18''N, 114° 46' 52"W; elev.
200 m) in the middle of the Palo Verde Mountains of northeastern Imperial County, California.
There is no doubt that this minimal floristic list can be added to greatly after a better rainy season.
www.sdnhm.org /research/botany/lists/paloverdemts.html   (196 words)

  
 List of reference tables
List of standards topics (these could easily be cross-referenced under other relevant categories as well)
List of abbeys and priories: Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland
List of birds of Santa Cruz County, California
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/li/Lists.html   (444 words)

  
  List of mountains in Pakistan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The list is an incomplete list of mountains in Pakistan.
The list of highest mountains ranks the highest 100 summits with at least 500 m prominence, approximating a 7% relative prominence.
Most of the highest mountains in Pakistan are located in the Karakoram range, but some high mountains are in Himalaya (the highest of which is Nanga Parbat, globally ranked 9th, 8126 m) and Hindu Kush (the highest of which is Tirich Mir, globally ranked 33rd, 7708 m).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_mountains_in_Pakistan   (885 words)

  
 The Atlas of Canada - Mountains
The following list of mountains and other heights was chosen on the basis of giving the highest point, and other representative or unusually well-known high points for generally recognized ranges of mountains or hills.
Where mountains occur on inter-provincial boundaries, they are listed for each province forming part of the boundary.
List of Principal Heights and Elevations by Province and Territory:
atlas.nrcan.gc.ca /site/english/learningresources/facts/mountains.html   (1053 words)

  
 Southeast 50 Most Prominent Mountains Hiking List
The "50 Biggest" is a list of mountains in the Southeastern U.S., ranked by topographic prominence.
These mountains are simply the Biggest in that they rise the highest above their key saddles.
A height-based list, such as the Southern Sixers, includes many puny bumps on high ridges.
www.dlib.vt.edu /~ryanr/southeast_frl_list.html   (265 words)

  
 TASMANIAN MOUNTAINS : For the beauty of Tasmania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The lists give Tasmanian map references and coordinate positions for certain of the listed features of Tasmania.
The lists may contain errors, and will be updated at various times, and they certainly do not pretend to be absolute in any way, shape or form as to their inclusivity or accuracy.
Mountains - WildTiger is gathering photos of some of those peaks and an accumulation of information about bushwalking in Tasmania (such as trip descriptions, preparations, etc).
www.freewebs.com /tasmanianmountains   (567 words)

  
 National Mapping - Fab Facts, Landforms, Australian Mountains
The highest mountains on the Australian mainland are in an area known as the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales, part of the Great Dividing Range which separates the central lowlands from the eastern highlands.
Note: In producing a list of highest mountains, there is always subjective debate over what should and should not be included.
Often questions arise as to whether a peak is a separate mountain or part of a ridge.
www.ga.gov.au /education/facts/landforms/highmtns.htm   (333 words)

  
 Historical Fiction Novel Lewis Clark American Indian Culture Book Fur Trade Explorers
When ordering Mountains of Stone, you are not required to pre-pay or send credit card information.
Mountains of Stone was a fascinating read, a real page turner that I hardly put down.
The majority of Mountains of Stone was written deep in the Greys River mountains near the Strawberry Indian trail from Jackson Hole and the Tetons to the Snake River plains.
www.thefurtrapper.com /mountains_of_stone.htm   (1599 words)

  
 The Wenatchee Mountains Checker-mallow: Facts, Questions and Answers
The proposal to list the species as endangered was published on August 1, 1997.
The Act prohibits destruction of listed plants on Federal land, but provides little protection from activities on private lands unless the activity is federally administered, authorized or funded, or is in violation of any State law.
In those cases where an activity that may affect a listed species is federally administered, authorized, or funded, the Federal agency must consult with the Fish and Wildlife Service to ensure that the activity does not jeopardize the species.
www.fws.gov /pacific/news/1999/9996qa.htm   (1097 words)

  
 Gear List FAQ ~ Elk Mountains Grand Traverse   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Over the years our required gear list has evolved to a fairly simple and understandable list.
The theory behind this list is simple: you and your teammate need to have the ability to survive any normal backcountry emergency that would force you to be outside for 24 hours.
So the gear list is not a punitive effort on our part to make you carry more than you think you need.
www.elkmountaintraverse.org /upt-gear-faq.html   (366 words)

  
 Alps (The Best Mountains)
The Alps (German: Alpen; French: Alpes; Italian: Alpi; Slovenian: Alpe) is the name for one of the great mountain range systems of Europe, stretching from Austria and Slovenia in the east, through Italy, Switzerland, Liechtenstein and Germany to France in the west.
The highest mountain in the Alps is Mont Blanc at 4,808 m on the French-Italian border.
All the main peaks of the Alps can be found in the list of mountains of the Alps and list of Alpine peaks by prominence.
www.thebeststuffintheworld.com /stuff/alps   (170 words)

  
 I've got a Little List | The Gates of Horn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Just about everybody knows about the song from the Mikado…“I’ve got a little list, and they’ll none of them be missed.” Santa’s famous list of boys and girls is always checked twice, and everyone working on self fulfillment has heard of the Harvard MBA group who were asked to write down their goals.
Here are a few of his achievements, all of which were written out in that list when he was fifteen.I have used the same numbering that he did.
After the primitive cultures on was a list of mountains he intended to climb.
gatesofhorn.com /blog/ive_got_a_little_list   (2668 words)

  
 White Mountain 4000-Footers
This list is often referred to as the New Hampshire 4000-footers.
All of the peaks on this list are reached by official trails with the exception of Owl's Head, whose herd path is described in the AMC White Mountain Guide.
Although many people refer to this list as the New Hampshire 4000-Footers, it is officialy known as the White Mountain 4000-Footers.
www.amc4000footer.org /wm4.htm   (180 words)

  
 List of mountains - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The rankings are derived from the list of highest mountains, which ranks mountains separated by 500m of prominence.
List of mountains and hills of the British Isles by height
Ecuador's highest mountain; due to Earth's equatorial bulge, Chimborazo’s peak has the distinction of being the farthest point away from Earth's center of mass.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_mountains   (2081 words)

  
 Morgs 4 Mountains, Hill walking in the South Wales valleys, the Brecon Beacon National Park and the Lake District ...
Morgs 4 Mountains, Hill walking in the South Wales valleys, the Brecon Beacon National Park and the Lake District together with photographs of the various hills
For the uninitiated, the Wainwrights are the 214 mountains of The Lake District as listed by arguably the greatest fell walker ever, Alfred Wainwright.
I have experienced all sorts of weather with many different friends and family, and can truly say that without the Wainwright list of mountains to guide me through The Lakes that I would have settled into a habit of visiting the same favourite hills time and time again.
morgs4mountains.co.uk /m4m/index.htm   (450 words)

  
 100 Mountains in Norway ranked by primary factor.
Check out the very nice prominence cell map based on 1000+ meter cells, corresponding to the 99 peaks in Scandinavia.
Climb the 100 "finest" in Norway, that is, complete this list (I have 65).
I appreciate that use of these data is acknowledged including a link to my main mountain page.
www.ii.uib.no /~petter/mountains/norway_finest.html   (196 words)

  
 Mountains "Fold, Fault, Erupt, and Erode"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Flat land becomes mountains and valleys when portions of the land are uplifted.
If not offered voluntarily, ask probing questions to encourage students to list "mountains." If "mountains" were not listed early on the list, or if it was necessary to ask a probing question to get this response, ask students to discuss the reason for this omission.
This demonstration may give students an idea of a fault block mountain (fault block).Remind the students that even though the rock may break, it does not break open in a way that would "swallow" or leave a gaping hole.
www.uen.org /Lessonplan/preview.cgi?LPid=2216   (1143 words)

  
 Photo List: China Mountains Near Longsheng With Terraces Of Chinese Farmers.
China mountains with terraces made by Chinese farmers for growing their crops.
Mountains In China With Terraces Constructed By Chinese Farmers.
Mountains in China in sunlight and shade show patterns of terraces made by Chinese farmers.
chinadan.com /21mountains/fotolist.html   (515 words)

  
 CA DFG News: Siskiyou Mountains Salamander Listing
The salamander is most active on rainy or wet nights, and its seasonal activity period is limited to late winter, early spring, and possibly early fall, due to summer dryness and winter freezing of its habitat.
Since the threatened status listing DFG scientists have learned that the early information about the range and biology of the species was limited.
There are at least 224 documented locations where numbers of the Siskiyou Mountains Salamander are found in a wide range of habitats, over a range covering at least 277 square miles.
www.dfg.ca.gov /news/news06/06016.html   (633 words)

  
 Full Page List With China Pictures On Beifan Web Site Section One.
Links on the page list are for a Guilin tour, a zigzag bridge, Guilin stalls and photos from the highest mountain in Guilin.
Highest mountains in Guilin rise from misty valleys.
Mountain scenery formed by natural grain of stone displayed in Suzhou gardens.
beifan.com /022list/22full-list.html   (1059 words)

  
 4000 footers in New Hampshire NH, Vermont VT and Maine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Peakbagging the 4000 Footer Mountains of New England
The Index of Lists also has pointers to Excel spreadsheets that you can download and use to record your progress in bagging the peaks.
The closely related FAQ (list of Frequently Asked Questions) answers questions that did not fit into the General Information section, and includes a section on doing a one day presidential traverse.
home.earthlink.net /~ellozy/index.html   (710 words)

  
 Blue Ridge Real Estate List Price
Many mountain homes have lofts and basement spaces that can be used as occassional sleeping areas.
You sign a listing contract, which is a legally binding agreement that typically gives the agent the exclusive right to sell your property within a certain period of time (usually 60 to 90 days).
You pay for the listing agent's services, either as a percentage commission (usually 4 to 6 percent) or a flat fee, as specified in your listing contract.
www.blueridgewaterfront.com /Blue-Ridge-Real-Estate-List-Price.html   (945 words)

  
 List of mountain ranges Summary
The mountains are wild and remote and not totally accessible; hence they cannot be fully developed.
The mountain range was formed in prehistoric times when tectonic plates moved inward, pushing up landmasses.
This is a list of mountain ranges organized alphabetically by continent.
www.bookrags.com /List_of_mountain_ranges   (359 words)

  
 Altai Mountains -- WayToRussia.Net
Altay mountains are truly one of the nature's most marvelous gems, amazing by its diversity and beauty.
There are also myriads of smaller mountain rivers that are fed by Altay's glaciers.
Cedar is a very common tree in the rich mountain forests as well as pine, birch, spruce, fir, larch.
www.waytorussia.net /Siberia/Altai/Altai.html   (1708 words)

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