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  Encyclopedia: Mountain Province   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mountain Province is a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.
Ifugao is a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.
Abra is a landlocked province of the Philippines in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Mountain-Province   (780 words)

 Municipality of Bontoc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Bontoc is the capital town of Mountain Province with a total land area approximately 36,160 hectares.
It is located in the heart of the Cordillera Range with coordinates 17 - 25 degrees latitude and 120 - 18 degrees longtitudethe municipality is bounded on the north by Sadanga,Mountain Province; on the east by Barlig, Mountain Province; on the south by Banaue, Ifugao; on the west by Sagada, Mountain Province.
It is the center of trade, commerce, and eduction in the province; and also the seat of government in the province.
www.bontoc.gov.ph   (118 words)

 Transboundary Ecoregions Map
Mountain mahogany-oak scrub surrounds a Douglas-fir forest in the Utah portion of the Ecoregion.
Precipitation averages 9 to 18 in (230 to 460 mm) in the valleys and 17 to 100 in (430 to 2,540 mm) in the mountains.
The Ecoregion embraces the southwestern flank of the Columbia Mountains and the southeastern portion of the Columbia Highlands.
www.y2y.net /science/ecoregions_map.asp   (9341 words)

 Facts about topic: (Mountain Province)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mountain Province is a landlocked province (The proper sphere or extent of your activities) of the Philippines (A republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946) in the Cordillera Administrative Region (additional info and facts about Cordillera Administrative Region) in Luzon (The main island of the Philippines).
This old province was established by the Americans in 1908 and was later split in 1966 into Mountain Province, Benguet, Kalinga-Apayao (additional info and facts about Kalinga-Apayao) and Ifugao.
Mountain Province is subdivided into 10 municipalities (additional info and facts about municipalities).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/m/mo/mountain_province.htm   (225 words)

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Mountain Province is known as the "Weaver’s Paradise" due to the presence of various weaving centers sporting different designs that bespeak of the province’s cultural heritage.
This was a province that practiced the traditional parliamentary/participatory form of governance as evidenced by the presence of the Dap-ay/Ato, a traditional form of governance led by the respected elders in the community.
Mountain Province is bounded by Isabela on the east; the provinces of Kalinga, Apayao, and Abra on the north; the provinces of Benguet and Ifugao on the south; and the province of Ilocos Sur on the west.
www.bestasiaphilippines.com /banueinfo.shtml   (1174 words)

 Medmont - Methology - The BELLUNO mountain province (Italy)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The province of Belluno, located in the Northern part of Veneto Region extends on a land area of some 368 thousand hectares, of which 2% is classified as crops, 20% as meadows and pastures, 46% as forest land and 31% as other type land.
The economy of the Province relies mainly on the small industry, which in 1995 contributed 33% to the Province Gross Revenue and employed 34% of the labour force, and tourism, which contributed 22% to the Gross Revenue and employed 7% of the labour force.
The Belluno Province represents an interesting case study for the purposes of the project; its territory is completely located in a mountain area and as much as 70% of the Provincial GDP is produced in the rural areas, where economic activities are well integrated.
www.maich.gr /medmont/methodology/Thebellunomountain   (390 words)

 The Provincial Profile of Mountain Province
The Mountain Province is bounded on the north by Kalinga, on the south by Benguet and Ifugao, on the east by Isabela, on the soutthwest by Ilocos Sur and northwest Abra.
The mountains slope gradually to the east to merge with the plains of Cagayan Valley.
The rugged mountains sheltered the peoples of the Mountain Province from colonization during most of the Spanish period.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/mtprovince.htm   (971 words)

 mountain province info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Mountain Province is a landlocked area in the Central Cordilleras in northern part of the Island of Luzon.
It is bounded on the north by Kalinga and Apayao Provinces, on the east by Isabela, on the west by Abra and Ilcos Sur, and on the south by Benguet and Ifugao Province´s.
On June 18, 1966 the old Mountain Province was divided into 4 provinces: Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga-Apayao and the Mountain Province.
home.online.no /~erfalch/mountainprovincea.htm   (412 words)

 business.iafrica.com | business news Mountain Province up 45% on De Beers news
Shares of Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. jumped 45 percent on Thursday after the company said De Beers Canada was once again looking at their joint-venture Kennady Lake diamond deposit after postponing a pre-feasibility decision in April.
Mountain Province and De Beers Canada are partners in a joint venture, Camphor Ventures Inc., which is exploring diamond deposits in Kennady Lake in the Northwest Territories.
In a letter to Mountain Province, Richard Molyneux, chief executive of De Beers Canada, said the end of the war in Iraq and the severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak in Asia meant the study could be put back on track.
business.iafrica.com /news/259049.htm   (419 words)

 Mountain Province Pofile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mountain Province is located in the central part of Cordillera Administrative Region.
The province consist of ten (10) towns and 144 barangays with a total land area of 209,733 hectares.
The Province's land currently utilized for agricultural purposes is 16.3% of the total area.
www2.mozcom.com /~denr-car/mtp~1.htm   (611 words)

 cordillera ifugao province by Philippine Website Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Ifugao is in the Cordillera Central Mountains of northern Luzon.
The province of Ifugao is in the Cordillera Central Mountains of northern Luzon.
It is bounded on the north by the Mountain Province, on the east by...
www2.nfsp-philippines.org /pinoypedia/cordillera-ifugao-province/index.html   (450 words)

 MSN Money - MDM Key Developments: Investing
Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. announced that it has reached agreement with Northern Lion Gold Corp. to exchange Mountain Province's remaining 30% interest in the Haveri claims.
Mountain Province has also agreed to provide Northern Lion a proxy for the purpose of voting the shares for a period of three years.
Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. announced that it has been informed by its joint-venture partner De Beers Canada Exploration Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of De Beers Consolidated Mines Limited, that the micro-diamond recovery from the kimberlite recovered during the 2003 Winter-Spring exploration program in the Kelvin-Faraday area has been completed.
news.moneycentral.msn.com /ticker/sigdev.asp?Symbol=MDM   (465 words)

 Antique,Furniture,Artefacts,Traditional,furniture,Asian,Oriental,Far Eastern,Business Opportunities,Mountain Province ...
The highlands and mountainous regions do not escape unscathed either and are prone to the ravages of landslides and earthquakes.
To the north of Manila is a province called Pampanga which nestles in the shadow of the now infamous Mount Pinatubo, which erupted with devastating fury in 1991.
The Mountain Province is a region in the central north of Luzon, the main northern island of the Philippines, and is accessible only by road during the drier month’s of the year.
members.tripod.com /mountain_province   (953 words)

 Mountain Province Mining Reports Bulk Sample Program Progress   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mountain Province's joint venture partner, De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. (Nasdaq: DBRSY), has committed to the bulk sample program of the Company's four pipes through project operator and De Beers' subsidiary, Monopros Ltd. The program has an estimated cost of approximately $9 million.
Jan W. Vandersande, Mountain Province President, said, "We are very pleased with the progress of Monopros' work so far and we look forward to the completion of the program on schedule.
As reported in the press release on March 7, 1997, Mountain Province Mining Inc. and its partners have entered into a joint venture agreement with Monopros, under which Monopros has the right to earn up to a 60% interest in the AK and CJ properties.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/02-01-1999/0000859081&EDATE=   (751 words)

 Canadian DiamondPlay.com - Kaiser Bottom-Fishing Report - Kaiser Tracker 2001-05: Mountain Province rises as investors ...
Mountain Province would not share in any cash flow from Snap Lake diamond sales, and consequently it would be looking very hard at how De Beers allocates capital and operating costs to the different diamond revenue streams.
Thus while Mountain Province is not a takeover target for somebody like Rio Tinto or BHP seeking an additional supply of source branded diamonds, these parties might find the information rights that come with controlling Mountain Province of strategic importance.
Mountain Province's price will reflect a fair value for the project, and De Beers will have a window during which it is not in a potential conflict of interest because of undisclosed information.
www.diamondplay.com /s/Analysts-KBFR.asp?ReportID=34443   (7270 words)

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Mountain Province Diamonds, Inc. Reports on the De Beers Pre-Feasibilty Study of...
Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. is a diamond exploration and development company.
Mountain Province Diamond: Business description, financial summary, 3yr and interim financials, key statistics/ratios and historical ratio analysis.
photos.reuters.com /stocks/Overview.aspx?symbol=MDM   (501 words)

 USGS Geology in the Parks
The last mountain building event, the Laramide orogeny, (about 70-40 million years ago) the last of the three episodes, is responsible for raising the Rocky Mountains.
Normally, mountain building is focused between 200 to 400 miles inland from a subduction zone boundary, yet the Rockies are hundreds of miles farther inland.
During the growth of the Rocky Mountains, the angle of the subducting plate may have been significantly flattened, moving the focus of melting and mountain building much farther inland than is normally expected.
wrgis.wr.usgs.gov /docs/parks/province/rockymtn.html   (530 words)

 Sun.Star Network Online - 1,936 villagers to bolt from Mountain Province
Buringal is a far-flung barangay of Paracelis town in Mountain Province.
This brewing issue on secession was brought directly to the attention of the GRP-NDF peace negotiating panel by Paracelis Vice Mayor Antonio Kayyog during the November 5-6 Mountain Province peace consultation at the Teng-ab Vicariate Center attended by delegates from 10 municipalities of this province.
Sensing that elective officials of Mountain Province could not offer immediate solutions to their community problems, affected villagers have no other choice but renew their threat to secede and be part of Tabuk, Kalinga because of its proximity.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2003/11/18/1.936.villagers.to.bolt.from.mountain.province.html   (432 words)

 Philippines: No Fire Bonus Plan Program of Mountain Province (IFFN No. 18 - January 1998)
Mountain Province is considered as one of the forest fire prone areas in the Cordillera.
The dipterocarp stands are located along creeks and rivers mostly in the eastern part of the province, particularly in the municipality of Paracelis and Natonin.
Mountain Province, having been categorized as one of the 20 poorest provinces in the country, has brought commitments from local and national leadership to focus development activities in these areas under the present administration's Social Reform Agenda.
www.fire.uni-freiburg.de /iffn/country/rp/rp_4.htm   (2136 words)

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One of the identified areas as a potential for the mining industry is Mountain Province.
The objective of this site is to promote Mountain Province as a tourist destination; let those of you from this province come home even in cyberspace and help in the development of the province.
The same thing is true in Mountain Province where a relative is surely to be missed in this season of family gatherings.
members.lycos.co.uk /mountainonline   (868 words)

 Business Wire: Mountain Province Diamonds Reports Micro-Diamon... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mountain Province Diamonds Reports Micro-Diamond Results for the Kelvin Kimberlite Body and MZ Lake Sill-73; Kelvin Body Significantly Diamondiferous.
Mountain Province Diamonds Inc., (OTCBB:MPVI)(TSX:MPV) announced that it has been informed by its joint-venture partner De Beers Canada Exploration Inc. (De Beers Canada), a wholly owned subsidiary of De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. (De Beers), that the micro-diamond recovery of all outstanding samples from the Kelvin kimberlite body and MZ Lake Sill-73 has been completed.
Mountain Province Diamonds is a diamond exploration and development company.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:95549742&refid=holomed_1   (1030 words)

 Opus Minerals & Mountain Province Mining announce results of work on Baffin Island - ExploreNorth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
On September 9th, Opus announced that it had entered into an option/joint venture agreement with Mountain Province to explore and develop claims held by Opus in the northern end of Baffin Island.
Under the agreement Mountain Province was granted the option to earn a 50 percent interest in the property by incurring expenditures of C$300,000.
In addition, on September 9th, 1999 Opus and Mountain Province announced that four separate kimberlite boulder trains terminating in lakes, kimberlite outcroppings around a lake, and a separate land based kimberlite outcrop had been discovered.
www.explorenorth.com /library/pressrelease/bl-opus1199.htm   (736 words)

 mountain province mm by Philippine Website Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The gold is under the barangay of Fidelisan, in the town of Sagada, Mountain Province,
Province Mining's President, said "We are extremely pleased with the Faraday...
Kalinga, Isabela, Mountain Province, eastern Samar, Central Luzon and...
www2.nfsp-philippines.org /pinoypedia/mountain-province-mm/index.html   (503 words)

 Bates Geology: John Creasy - White Mountains
The older White Mountain igneous province is dominated by silica-oversaturated subaluminous to peralkaline rocks of associafion 1, including the White Mountain batholith.
In contrast, nearly all plutons of the younger White Mountain province are found to the sou th of this zone.
Igneous activity commenced in the western batholith with emplacement of the porphyritic quartz syenite (201 Ma and 193 Ma) and the quartz porphyry (195 Ma) of center W1 and the syenite and trachyte of center W2 (193 Ma).
abacus.bates.edu /acad/depts/geology/jcreasy.WM.html   (3962 words)

 Cordillera political map
The Americans retained Abra, La Union and Nueva Vizcaya as units separate from Mountain Province, despite the fact that Abra geographically and culturally belonged to the Cordillera, and that considerable portions of the populations of La Union and Nueva Vizcaya then consisted of mountain peoples.
The old Mountain Province would be retained under the Philippine Commonwealth in 1935 and under the Republic of the Philippines from 1946 onwards for the next 20 years.
The Cordillera provinces were placed under two regions: with Benguet and Mountain Province falling under Region 1 (Ilocos) and Kalinga-Apayao and Ifugao falling under Region 2 (Cagayan Valley).
www.cpaphils.org /cordillera/cordimap_pol.htm   (670 words)

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