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Alto Río Senguer, or Alto Río Senguerr, is a town in Chubut Province, Argentina located along the northern bank of the Senguerr River (the Spanish word for “river” is “rio”).
The Americas (also collectively called America)"America." The Oxford Companion to the English Language.
The Andes or Andean Mountains (Cordillera de los Andes) are the longest continental mountain range in the world.
Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.
Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located mostly in the southern half of South America.
The Chamber of Deputies is the lower house of the Argentine National Congress.
The Argentine Senate (Honorable Senado de la Nación Argentina; lit. "Honourable Senate of the Argentine Nation") is the upper house of the National Congress of Argentina.
The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceans with a total area of about.
Biedma is a department located in the north east of Chubut Province, on the Atlantic coast of Argentina.
Boer is the Dutch and Afrikaans noun for "farmer".
The Brazil Current is a warm water current that flows south along the Brazilian south coast to the mouth of the Río de la Plata.
Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.
Camarones is a small settlement located in Chubut Province, Argentina.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The Chubut River (Río Chubut, Afon Camwy) is located in the Patagonia region of southern Argentina.
The Chubut steamer duck or white-headed flightless steamer duck (Tachyeres leucocephalus) is a flightless duck endemic to Argentina.
A cold front is the leading edge of a cooler mass of air, replacing at ground level a warmer mass of air, which lies within a fairly sharp surface trough of low pressure.
Comodoro Rivadavia is a city in the Patagonian province of Chubut in southern Argentina, located on the San Jorge Gulf, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, at the foot of the Chenque Hill.
The Conquest of the Desert (Conquista del desierto) was a military campaign directed mainly by General Julio Argentino Roca in the 1870s with the intent to establish Argentine dominance over Patagonia, which was inhabited by indigenous peoples.
The Cretaceous is a geologic period and system that spans 79 million years from the end of the Jurassic Period million years ago (mya) to the beginning of the Paleogene Period mya.
Cushamen is a town in Chubut Province, Argentina.
Cushamen is a department located in the north west of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Demography (from prefix demo- from Ancient Greek δῆμος dēmos meaning "the people", and -graphy from γράφω graphō, implies "writing, description or measurement") is the statistical study of populations, especially human beings.
Departments (departamentos) form the second level of administrative division (below the provinces) in all of Argentina except for the Province of Buenos Aires and the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, the national capital, each of which has different administrative arrangements.
The Desert climate (in the Köppen climate classification BWh and BWk, sometimes also BWn), also known as an arid climate, is a climate in which precipitation is too low to sustain any vegetation at all, or at most a very scanty shrub, and does not meet the criteria to be classified as a polar climate.
An eared seal or otariid or otary is any member of the marine mammal family Otariidae, one of three groupings of pinnipeds.
El Calafate is a city in Patagonia, Argentina.
Elephant seals are large, oceangoing earless seals in the genus Mirounga.
Escalante Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Esquel is a town in the northwest of Chubut Province in Argentine Patagonia.
The Estación de Fotobiología Playa Unión (EFPU) (in English: 'Playa Unión Photobiology Station') is a non-profit organization, devoted to scientific research about the effects of ultraviolet radiation on aquatic ecosystems.
Evapotranspiration (ET) is the sum of evaporation and plant transpiration from the Earth's land and ocean surface to the atmosphere.
Florentino Ameghino is a department of Chubut Province, it is located on the Atlantic coast of Argentina The provincial subdivision has a population of about 1,484 inhabitants in an area of 16,088 km², and its capital city is Camarones, which is located around 1,654 km from the Capital federal.
Futaleufú is a department in the north west of Chubut Province, Argentina.
Gaiman Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Gaiman is a town in the Chubut Province of Patagonia in Argentina.
Gastre (from Tehuelche Gástrrek, meaning "shrub") is a village in Chubut Province, Argentina.
Gastre Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
This is a list of the Governors of Chubut, Argentina, first as a National Territory, then as a province.
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic (composite index) of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.
An IATA airport code, also known as an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier, is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
ISO 3166-2:AR is the entry for Argentina in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
John Bosco (Giovanni Melchiorre Bosco; 16 August 181531 January 1888), SaintPatrickDC.org. Retrieved 2012-03-09.
José de San Martín is a town in Chubut Province, Argentina.
The Justicialist Party (Partido Justicialista), or PJ, is a Peronist political party in Argentina, and the largest component of the Peronist movement.
La Trochita (official name: Viejo Expreso Patagónico), in English known as the Old Patagonian Express, is a narrow gauge railway in Patagonia, Argentina using steam locomotives.
Language is a system that consists of the development, acquisition, maintenance and use of complex systems of communication, particularly the human ability to do so; and a language is any specific example of such a system.
Languiñeo Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Las Plumas (Welsh: Dol y Plu) is a village in Chubut Province, Argentina.
The last glacial period occurred from the end of the Eemian interglacial to the end of the Younger Dryas, encompassing the period years ago.
The following table presents a listing of Argentina's provinces and its autonomous city, ranked in order of their Human Development Index.
The following table is a list of the 23 provinces and the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires of Argentina, ranked in order of their total population based on data from 2013 estimates, 2010 and 2001 census from the National Institute of Statistics and Census of Argentina.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Los Alerces National Park (Parque Nacional Los Alerces) is located in the Andes in Chubut Province in the Patagonian region of Argentina.
Luis Jorge Fontana (born April 19, 1846 in Buenos Aires, Argentina; died October 18, 1920 in San Juan, Argentina) was an Argentine military officer, explorer, geographer, writer, and politician.
The Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus) is a South American penguin, breeding in coastal Argentina, Chile and the Falkland Islands, with some migrating to Brazil where they are occasionally seen as far north as Rio de Janeiro.
Mártires Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
A Mediterranean climate or dry summer climate is characterized by rainy winters and dry summers.
Mimosa was a clipper ship best known for carrying the first Welsh emigrants to South America in 1865.
A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to proselytize and/or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development.
A municipality is one form of a country subdivision of Argentina.
Ruta Nacional 3 ("National Route 3") is an Argentine highway, stretching from the eastern side of the country in Buenos Aires, crossing the provinces of Buenos Aires, Río Negro, Chubut Province, Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego.
The National University of the Patagonia San Juan Bosco (Spanish: Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia San Juan Bosco) is a higher education establishment in Patagonia, southern Argentina.
A nomad (νομάς, nomas, plural tribe) is a member of a community of people who live in different locations, moving from one place to another in search of grasslands for their animals.
Paso de Indios is a town in Chubut Province, Argentina.
Paso de Indios Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Patagonia is a sparsely populated region located at the southern end of South America, shared by Argentina and Chile.
Paul Edward Theroux (born April 10, 1941) is an American travel writer and novelist, whose best-known work is The Great Railway Bazaar (1975).
Penguins (order Sphenisciformes, family Spheniscidae) are a group of aquatic, flightless birds.
Petrified wood (from the Greek root petro meaning "rock" or "stone"; literally "wood turned into stone") is the name given to a special type of fossilized remains of terrestrial vegetation.
Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
Argentina is subdivided into twenty-three provinces (provincias, singular provincia) and one autonomous city (ciudad autónoma), Buenos Aires, which is the federal capital of the nation (Capital Federal) as decided by Congress. The provinces and the capital have their own constitutions, but exist under a federal system.
Puerto Madryn (Welsh: Porth Madryn) is a city in the province of Chubut in Argentine Patagonia.
Punta Ninfas (Spanish, "Nymphs Point") is found in Chubut Province, Patagonia, Argentina.
Punta Tombo is a peninsula into the Atlantic Ocean south of Trelew in Chubut Province, Argentina, where there is a large colony of Magellanic penguins - the largest such colony in South America.
Rawson Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Rawson (originally "Trerawson" from Welsh) is the capital of the Argentine province of Chubut, in Patagonia.
Río Negro (Black River) is a province of Argentina, located at the northern edge of Patagonia.
Río Senguer Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Right whales or black whales are three species of large baleen whales of the genus Eubalaena: the North Atlantic right whale (E. glacialis), the North Pacific right whale (E. japonica) and the Southern right whale (E. australis).
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Comodoro is located in the city of Comodoro, in the Patagonian province of Chubut in southern Argentina.
The San Jorge Gulf (Golfo San Jorge) is a bay in southern Patagonia, Argentina.
Santa Cruz is a province of Argentina, located in the southern part of the country, in Patagonia.
Sarmiento Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Sarmiento is a town in the province of Chubut, Argentina.
The Second Boer War (11 October 1899 – 31 May 1902) was fought between the British Empire and two Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South Africa.
A semi-arid climate or steppe climate is the climate of a region that receives precipitation below potential evapotranspiration, but not as low as a desert climate.
Domestic sheep (Ovis aries) are quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock.
Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state mostly located on the Iberian Peninsula in Europe.
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
The subtropics are geographic and climate zones located roughly between the tropics at latitude 23.5° (the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn) and temperate zones (normally referring to latitudes 35–66.5°) north and south of the Equator.
Tecka is a town in Chubut Province, Argentina, located south of Esquel and around west of Rawson along National Route 25.
Tehuelche (Aoniken, Inaquen, Gunua-Kena, Gununa-Kena) is one of the Chonan languages of Patagonia.
Tehuelches Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Telsen is a village in Chubut Province, Argentina.
Telsen Department is a department of Chubut Province in Argentina.
Tertiary is the former term for the geologic period from 65 million to 2.58 million years ago, a timespan that occurs between the superseded Secondary period and the Quaternary.
Tierra del Fuego (Spanish for "Land of Fire") is an archipelago off the southernmost tip of the South American mainland, across the Strait of Magellan.
Argentina is located at a longitude that would naturally put it in the UTC−4 or UTC−5 time zone, but it actually uses the UTC−3 time zone.
Trelew (from tref "town" and the name of the founder) is a city in the Chubut Province of Argentina.
Trevelin (Welsh: Trefelin) is a town in the Patagonian Argentine province of Chubut.
Unconventional oil is petroleum produced or extracted using techniques other than the conventional (oil well) method.
Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur Province, Argentina.
The Valdes Peninsula (Spanish: Península Valdés) is a peninsula into the Atlantic Ocean in the Biedma Department of north-east Chubut Province, Argentina.
The War of the Pacific (Guerra del Pacífico), also known as the Salpeter War (Guerra del Salitre) and by multiple other names (see the etymology section below) was a war between Chile on one side and a Bolivian-Peruvian alliance on the other.
Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages.
The Welsh (Cymry) are a nation and ethnic group native to, or otherwise associated with, Wales, Welsh culture, Welsh history, and the Welsh language.
Wildlife traditionally refers to undomesticated animal species, but has come to include all plants, fungi, and other organisms that grow or live wild in an area without being introduced by humans.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Y Wladfa ('The Colony'); also occasionally Y Wladychfa Gymreig ('The Welsh Settlement') is a Welsh settlement in Argentina, which began in 1865 and occurred mainly along the coast of Chubut Province in the far southern region of Patagonia.
YPF (Yacimientos Petrolíferos Fiscales; English: "Fiscal Oilfields") is a vertically integrated Argentine energy company, engaged in oil and gas exploration and production, and the transportation, refining, and marketing of gas and petroleum products.
The 42nd parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 42 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.
The 46th parallel south is a circle of latitude that is 46 degrees south of the Earth's equatorial plane.