Essays Tagged: "rainy season"

Dominican Republic

er above 900F. It isn't uncommon though to get frost in the higher elevations. Dominican Republic's rainy season is between May and November rainfall is the heaviest in the north and east of the count ...

(3 pages) 117 0 3.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Dredging the Hudson River for PCBs - The history of the Hudson, Pros and Cons of Dredging,

ighlands.com). During the dry season the salt water travels only as far as Newburgh, but during the rainy season it travels as far down river as Tappan Zee. The reason for this is that the runoff of f ...

(7 pages) 61 0 3.9 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Facts on Costa Rica> The Republic of Costa Rica. Works Cited Included!

tes tropical and subtropical. There are only two seasons, the dry season from December to April and rainy season that runs from May to November. Costa Rica has a land area of 19,730 square miles.3 Cos ... ican soil. The "Yigüirro" sings to claim rain since it generally sings at the beginning of the rainy season and mate during that season.16National FlowerThe "Guaria Morada", an orchid, was design ...

(6 pages) 93 1 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Aztecs: Culture, Religion, and Lifestyle

uld be ruined by frosts, affecting their survival, had to be at the forefront of their thoughts.The rainy season that the Aztecs experienced lasted from May through October. The amount of rainfall var ...

(4 pages) 109 0 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Costa Rica - about the geography, history, government and economy, the people, history, and tourism.

eet tall. The Climate is tropical and subtropical; there is a dry season (December to April), and a rainy season (May to November). It is mostly cooler in highlands. Temperatures are high 100 degrees ... occasional earthquakes, hurricanes along Atlantic coast; frequent flooding of lowlands at onset of rainy season; and active volcanoes. Some current environmental issues are deforestation, largely a r ...

(3 pages) 101 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

South Korea - Population Geography

to its North. The local climate is relatively temperate, with rain heavier in summer during a short rainy season (monsoon), and winters are very cold and frosty. South Korea's capital and largest city ...

(2 pages) 40 0 2.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Israel - Economic Activity

vercome much adversity to make their land productive. November through April is considered Israel's rainy season, producing approximately 20-25 inches in the north and less than one half inch in other ...

(5 pages) 29 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

The History of Syria, with the important turning points of this country regarding to the Middle East.

source of water: the Euphrates and Orontes Rivers and their tributaries.EconomyA warm climate and a rainy season from November until April enhance Syria's agricultural capability. Main crops are cotto ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Imperial's Gift-- Fiction Creative writing

to go to America like Raymond.In the Island, we had two seasons. Dry season started in December and rainy season started in June.A month passed and we were right in the middle of rainy season. Another ... and said, "Imperial, you are going to America.""Whut you say?""My baby's going to America after the rainy season." She cried and fell to the floor.That night, we celebrated. Nanay made my favorite dis ...

(2 pages) 11 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Student Uniforms

cated in places where there are four seasons but here in Singapore, there are only two seasons: the rainy season and the dry season. There isn't much change in temperature hence it is alright for stud ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Rain forest Depletion

r in the rainforests, people comfortably are able to wear T-shirts and shorts. The rainforest has a rainy season which usually lasts most of the year.There are many causes driving rainforest depletion ...

(6 pages) 27 1 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

AUSTRALIAN CULTURE AND IDENTITY

m Bay tells how Moon, a man, lived with his sister, Dugong, by the side of the claypan which in the rainy season, becomes a billabong. Dugong complained that the place was dangerous because the leeche ...

(8 pages) 43 0 5.0 May/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Case Analysis: "A River Once Ran Through It"

tralians, and threatened to cancel both the company’s EDD and its mining lease agreement.Since rainy season started early, the local officials of Marinduque are worried about the danger of flashf ...

(3 pages) 1388 0 4.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community