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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Ise province
Ise, a battleship of the Imperial Japanese Navy, named after the province.
Ise monogatari, a collection of Heian period Japanese waka poetry.
River Ise, a tributary of the River Nene in Northamptonshire, England.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Ise-province   (97 words)

 WDN Literature References: River Deltas and Sea Level Rise
The accelerated growth of the Changjiang River delta since 2,000 BP was formerly attributed to the intensified human activity in the drainage basin.
Meanwhile, most of the sediment from the river mouth was trapped by the relatively deep-water sedimentary basin to build the underwater delta and a new coast profile, which paved the way for the rapid seaward growth of deltaic land after 2,000 BP.
Rivers are the main source of terrigenous sediment delivered to continental margins and thus exert a major control on coastal evolution and sequence development.
cires.colorado.edu /science/groups/wessman/projects/wdn/refs/seaLevel.html   (16283 words)

 Ise-Jingu, the Grand Shrines of Ise - most famous Shinto shrines in Japan
The city of Ise, located in Mie prefecture, is about two hours from Nagoya.
Ise Jingu is actually divided into two large shrine compounds, containing over one hundred and twenty smaller shrines in addition to the two major shrines: Naiku (Inner Shrine) and Geku (Outer Shrine).
One of the most amazing things about Ise Jingu is that the wooden sanctuaries are rebuilt and rededicated to the enshrined goddesses every 20 years in a process called "shikinen sengu".
www.yamasa.org /japan/english/destinations/mie/ise.html   (1067 words)

 Ise Pearl Whitsundays
Ise Pearl was in poor condition, but as a Master Boat builder, Warren decided to take on the challenge.
Ise Pearl was sailed to Cairns and trucked to Warren’s home in Mission Beach where six years of hard work began on the restoration.
Ise Pearl handles well and is considered by all “in the know” as a superb sea boat, capable of cruising the world.
www.sailing-whitsundays.com /MoreInfo/IsePearl.htm   (1099 words)

 Ise-Shima National Park : Attractions : Ise City (Ise-Shi) | Frommers.com
The Ise Grand Shrines-- Tied historically to the imperial family and considered the most venerable Shinto shrines in the nation, the Ise Grand Shrines (Ise Jingu) consist of the Outer Shrine and the Inner Shrine, plus more than 100 minor shrines spread through a dense forest of Japanese cypress.
The Inner Shrine is approached by crossing the elegant Uji Bridge of the Isuzu River, passing through a manicured garden, and then entering a dark forest of 800-year-old cypress trees.
During the Edo Period, when travel was strictly controlled, joining a mass pilgrimage to Ise was for many Japanese a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to venture beyond their homes; they took full advantage of it here.
www.frommers.com /destinations/ise-shimanationalpark/2926027770.html   (1270 words)

 Ise travel guide - Wikitravel
Ise (伊勢) [1] is a city in Mie prefecture, Japan.
According to the official chronology, Ise Shrine [2] (伊勢神宮 Ise-jingū) was originally constructed in the year 4 BC.
Ise has no ferry terminal but from Chubu Centrair International Airport one option is to take the ferry to Tsu then a bus to Tsu Station There's one ferry every hour, it takes 40 mins and costs ¥1890.
wikitravel.org /en/Ise   (1267 words)

 haunted rivers and waterways in the uk and ireland, from the paranormal database
Unrelated to this, the river is also home to the King Otter - this large water mammal is said to be much larger than its more common siblings, and if caught will grant a single wish in return for its freedom.
Further Comments: This area of the river under the bridge is thought to be the location where dozens of Jews drowned in 1210, when a ship removing them from the country sank.
Further Comments: Hidden in the river when the local abbey was closed for business in 1539, the silver bells still sing their song around Christmas.
www.paranormaldatabase.com /reports/riverdata.php   (1038 words)

 ISE Shrine & Special Shinto Ceremony Tour
Ise Shrine is the highest ranking shrine in Japan.
Ise Shrine is a place of worship for Amateras, the god of the Sun.
Spend time meditating at the river and at Naigu shrine, feel the energ while you are there.
www.tatsu.ne.jp /en/tours/isetour.html   (621 words)

 Tony Gee and Partners LLP - A6 Rothwell Desborough Bypass
In addition, two single span bridges, of identical form, cross the River Ise and the London to Leicester Railway line on the northern section of the road.
Within this environmentally sensitive area, circular culverts cross watercourses at the River Jordan and the A14 interchange, and an undertrack crossing of the railway near the market town of Desborough was required to drain the northern part of the new carriageway.
Across the valleys of the River Ise and the smaller River Jordan, new embankments up to 14 metres high were constructed.
www.tgp.co.uk /services/projects/a6.html   (238 words)

 Gymnasium Hermannsburg
In a short distance from the youth hostel runs the river "Emmerbach", which in some parts is still unchanged and natural.
The quality of the water is limited due to the fact that the river is used as pre-flooder, but because of the self-cleansing capacity of the river the quality of the water is still good enough to be classified as II.
Two other rivers are located close by the river "Emmerbach": the river "Ise" and the "Elbe"-canal.
www.bionet.schule.de /schulen/gyher/naterle.html   (794 words)

 Shinmei shrine
The bridge connected the two provinces of Musashi, west of the river, and Shimosa, east of the river, and was thus called Ryogoku Bridge, literally meaning 'two provinces bridge'.
Both banks of the river near the bridge were called Okawabata, literally meaning 'large riverbank', and the traffic on the river was most congested around the bridge.
On the east bank of the river and upstream from the bridge stood warehouses belonging to the shogunate.
www.pitt.edu /~annj/courses/shinmei.html   (1003 words)

 Sacred Places: Shrine at Ise, Japan
The sacred tree itself was literally and symbolically present in the form of a pillar or post around which the shrine was constructed.
The only building on the empty site, which retains its sacredness for the intervening twenty years, is a small wooden shed or hut (oi-ya) inside of which is a post about seven feet high known as shin-no-mihashira (literally the august column of the heart, or more freely translated as sacred central post).
The roof is not supported by the walls (although the rafters do rest on purlins), but the ridge beam is carried instead by two large columns at either end which embedded directly into the ground without any foundation.
witcombe.sbc.edu /sacredplaces/ise.html   (773 words)

 Origin Of The Name Isham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The name Isham has it origins in 11th century in Northamptonshire (Central England) along the River Ise.
It was originally a surname meaning 'from a small village on the River Ise'.
It's derivation was from the the River "Ise" and the Saxon word 'Ham', meaning a small village.
www.sandersweb.net /ed/isham.htm   (60 words)

 Defra, UK - Plant Health - Brown rot notices
River Great Ouse, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire - from Roxton Weir (grid reference TL 159534) to Houghton Mill (grid reference TL River Ise, Northamptonshire - from Wicksteed Park (grid reference SP 883763) to its confluence with the River Nene
River Nene, Northamptonshire and Cambridgeshire - from its confluence with the River Ise to Lilford Bridge (grid reference TL 027838)
The areas of surface water which have been designated as contaminated and to which the prohibition on irrigation and spraying of potato and tomato crops in the said paragraph 11 shall apply are the same as those demarcated above.
www.defra.gov.uk /planth/br-note2.htm   (198 words)

 History of English Place-Names
At the same time the river names Axe, Exe, Esk and Usk are all derived from the British word isca meaning "water" (Reaney p.
These are unevenly distributed across England being quite rare in the east and growing more frequent in the west, until one approaches Cornwall and the area near Wales where the Britons were able to maintain a hold on the land the longest.
In the east only the names of large rivers such as the Thames and the Yare and important Roman towns such as London, York and Lincoln survived.
www.sca.org /heraldry/laurel/names/engplnam.html   (4626 words)

 The Surname Isham According to Gopper - Steve Isham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The name is derived from the Saxon word 'Ham', meaning a small village and the River Ise, a tributary of the Nene.
The name basically means 'from a small village on the River Ise.
There have been reports that the name 'Azo' is also derived from the River Ise.
www.freehomepages.com /jjjester/gen4/ISHAM.htm   (372 words)

 Nonomiya   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Emperor was always represented at Ise by a virgin of imperial blood.
When a new virgin was appointed, before going to Ise she would reside for a considerable period just outside Kyoto at Nonomiya.
The Virgin resided at Ise in the Také Palace.
etext.lib.virginia.edu /japanese/noh/KeeNonoF.html   (1400 words)

 Wind River Terminating BSD/OS | BSDatwork.com - FreeBSD OpenBSD NetBSD Unix News And Configuration Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Wind River Terminating BSD/OS Yesterday, on the bsdi-users mailing list, it was reported that Wind River Japan had announced that they will be discontinuing BSD/OS Internet Server Edition (ISE) on Dec. 13, 2003.
But Wind River USA has also sent out emails saying this "is your official notification that we are initiating the retirement phase for all of our BSD/OS-based products".
The letter said Wind River had to re-evaluate their products due to the difficult economic situation of the past few years.
www.bsdatwork.com /2003/09/11/wind_river_terminating_bsd   (422 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Ne'ise River Estuary, North Carolina, has been plagued in recent years by fish kills associated with low dissolved oxygen events and blooms of toxic dinoflagellates, along with other problems linked to eutrophication.
As part of a larger project to constrain nutrient budgets, a field investigation was initiated in April, 2004, to study occurrence and discharge of fresh and brackish ground water and nutrients beneath the estuary itself.
A second plume was observed extending beneath a shoal offshore from Cherry Point, with the FSI at a depth of about 8 m out to the edge of the shoal.
woodshole.er.usgs.gov /bibliographies/current5/4183.html   (376 words)

 Alaska's Deshka River Lodge
Alaska's Deshka River Lodge is nestled along the east bank of the Deshka River, 60 air miles north west of Anchorage.
Alaska's Deshka River Lodge is only accessible by plane or boat.
The Susitna river drainage is known for world class fishing for salmon, rainbow trout, northern pike and more.
www.alaskasdeshkariverlodge.com   (110 words)

 Industrial and Systems Engineering
· UF ISE Alumnus and former faculty member Dr. Louis A. Martin-Vega...
· UF ISE Alumna Erin Wallace, Senior VP of Operations with Walt Dis...
· ISE Alumnus Roger B. Broderick, a developer from Pinellas Park, F...
www.ise.ufl.edu   (227 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Visit this open-air museum complex, situated in the lovely heath landscape of our region, which is devoted to the history of mills operated by win and water.
You may, of course, choose between having a selection of culinary delights directly on the raft itself and an opulent picnic after making a landing somewhere on the banks of the river.
Enter this unique place with its atmosphere and it will enchant you - you will want to have your next event here, in a lovely Cisterian abbey still in active operation.
www.ritzcarlton.com /hotels/wolfsburg/meetings_events/guide.asp   (386 words)

 The Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Peterborough - Vist a reserve
A spring-fed marsh within a mosaic of grassland and scrub beside the River Ise
The River Ise was diverted when the A14 was built, and the former meander now forms a second channel.
Collapsed willow pollards line the old course of the river, providing habitats for a variety of insects and birds.
www.wildlifebcnp.org /reserves/reserve.php?reserveid=85   (196 words)

 UMaine Information Systems Engineering
The innovative graduate degrees in spatial information science and engineering focus on the design of information systems for the collection, management and analysis of information that has a spatial component.
The University of Maine is located in the small New England town of Orono, Maine just north of Bangor on the Penobscot River.
Offices and classrooms are in the Edwards Wing of Boardman Hall on the tree-lined campus mall.
ise.umaine.edu   (233 words)

 Brown Hawker—Aeshna grandis
The Brown Hawker is the most widely distributed Hawker in the county.
It favours still water bodies and the Nene Valley gravel pits are typical sites, although it breeds on the River Ise and can be seen on backwater stretches of the River Nene, as well as areas of the River Tove.
Spotting: The Brown Hawker is second only in size to the Emperor, and is unlikely to be confused with any other Hawker due to its colouration.
homepage.ntlworld.com /angela.tyrrell/Brown_Hawker.html   (189 words)

 Diary Events for 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Boxing Day was a successful and entertaining day with the event attended by what is thought to be a record number of spectators whose generosity through a bucket collection, raised a significant sum for charity.
Guest of honour was the Mayor of Kettering, Councillor Maurice Bayes, who presented the trophy to the victorious GVFB Captain of Drill, Nigel Askew.
The waters of the Ise were ceremonially poured over the statue of Eleanor outside the church and at the rear of the church where the lodge once stood where Eleanor died.
www.geddington.net /gvfb/brigade_news.htm   (723 words)

Although nothing remains of this lodge, it is believed that some of the nearby cottages originated from the same period.
Crossing the river Ise on the original main road between Kettering and Stamford, stands a magnificent medieval bridge (02), built in 1250 it has five arches and a number of pedestrian refuges.
There is also a ford to cross the river, and the area is a popular haunt for a large number of ducks.
www.boughtonhouse.org.uk /villages/geddington/index.htm   (193 words)

 Lifelong learning, courses for the public, natural history courses, courses on invertebrates, courses on aquatic ...
The stretch of the River Ise near the field centre is one of the best examples in Northamptonshire of a lowland river on clay and has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
A former arable field that separates the field centre from the River Ise is now managed by the centre as an educational nature reserve.
This project has been undertaken in conjunction with the local farm and landowner and is funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs through the Countryside Stewardship Scheme.
www.kbl78.dial.pipex.com /courses.htm   (212 words)

 LBRG - Janet Jackson
Land use, development and environmental impact are increasing becoming important as we decide how best to manage, 'restore' or enhance ecological resources.
Recent research has recently made use of previous experiences in surveying rivers and floodplain habitats in Northamptonshire and more particularly in the Upper Nene Valley.
Adam Kwolek, Janet Jackson, Vic Smith, David Lunn and Sam Kellie (1999) Invertebrates sampled from the River Ise Tailby Meadow, Desborough prior to modifications of the restored section.
oldweb.northampton.ac.uk /aps/env/lbrg/members/jackson.html   (562 words)

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