Essays Tagged: "bodies of water"

This essay describes the economic activity and the history of Pinellas county Florida.

tern coast of Florida's peninsula. In the region called the Coastal Lowlands. It is bordered by two bodies of water, The Gulf of Mexico on the west coast and Tampa Bay on the southern and eastern coas ...

(5 pages) 65 1 4.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Physical and Economic Geography Of Canada

c Ocean, on the west by the pacific Ocean, and on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and its associated bodies of water, including Baffin Bay and the Labrador Sea.Canada has an abundance of mineral, fores ...

(8 pages) 128 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

The Lost Colony at Roanoke

y North Carolina. The Albemarle Sound, Croatan Sound, Roanoke Sound, and the Pamlico Sound are four bodies of water that surround the island. The Atlantic Ocean is less than ten milesaway from Roanoke ...

(7 pages) 77 0 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Erie Canal and impacts that it had on commerce, trade, and development of New York and the US at that time.

tario for which trading could transpire. The accomplishment for the attempt to link these two major bodies of water in New York State was a one mile canal that bypassed the falls at Little Falls, New ...

(6 pages) 108 1 3.5 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A two page essay on symbols which reoccur in Shakespeare's Macbeth

nd to show their magnitude. The images of blood throughout the play are large and always related to bodies of water almost filling up with blood:Will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood Clean fr ... t, should I wade no more, /Returning were as tedious as go o'er. (3.5.136-138)"By relating blood to bodies of water Shakespeare show the enormity of Macbeth's actions that of killing the king and that ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Macbeth

"The Blue Heron" by Theodore Roberts a paragraph regarding the colours used in the Blue Heron.

ribes the scene with "green lanced through/ With amber and gold and blue", describing the flora and bodies of water that fill the area. He also describes the "roses pinker than dawn", insinuating the ...

(1 pages) 31 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Religion in classical India.

d to them selves as Jains. Jains believed that everything in the universe: humans, animals, plants, bodies of water, and even inanimate phisical objects such as rocks possessed a soul.They were very c ...

(4 pages) 104 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Impact of Human overpopulation on Social systems and the environment.

y year, has revealed with shocking clarity the shrinkage of ice fields and the evaporation of large bodies of water. "We are seeing things that you would not have seen 10 or even 15 years ago, changes ...

(2 pages) 95 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

A four entry journal of an early colonist who arrives on the island of Roanoke to start a new colony. Enjoy

it onto land after so long on the water in a crowded ship. The land is dense with forests, and the bodies of water that surround us are beautiful. John White has been named governor of our colony.Day ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Truth and Myths About Alligators

part in Louisiana, alligators were somewhat of a common sight for me growing up. They live in most bodies of water around Southern Louisiana and can appear off-putting to the average out of state tou ...

(3 pages) 36 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"Ahimsa" and the Differences Between Jainism and Other World Cultures

ble to their surroundings. Jains believed that everything in the universe: humans, animals, plants, bodies of water, and even inanimate physical objects such as rocks possessed a soul. They are very c ...

(5 pages) 66 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Dune by Frank Herbert

m the Harkonnens. On Arrakis, the Atreides encounter many problems. Dune is a desert planet with no bodies of water to be found and the constant threat of enormous sandworms are everywhere. The Duke L ...

(3 pages) 35 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

world Geo Essay

Latin America has many important bodies of water. The rivers are natural highways which impact the lives of the people. The Amazon is ...

(1 pages) 35 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Costa Rican Government

gh temperatures being only about seven hundred miles from the equator. Surrounded by two well-known bodies of water, the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, It is a great tourist attraction. One very ...

(1 pages) 47 1 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Host Plant Phenology and it's impact on Sympatric Speciation

Phenology discussionMany factors such as latitude, altitude, and the buffering effects of large bodies of water affect climatic conditions, regional differences occur in all biological events. Bec ...

(8 pages) 34 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Acid Rain. This is a research paper I did for my science fair project.

contributes to the damage of not only natural environments, but everyplace it lands upon. It harms bodies of water and many sensitive forest soils. In addition, acid rain accelerates the deterioratio ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Louis Jolliet

of course), but later left in 1667. He then journeyed to France to study hydrography (the charting bodies of water). About a year later he returned to Canada and became a fur trader, which was the ma ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The World's Least Liveable Countries: Yemen - A report on how its infrastructure, geography, culture effect it's economy and solutions to the limitations.

Yemen is 527,970 square kilometres in area, approximately 9.5% of that land is arable. Yemen has no bodies of water within itself and has 1,906 kilometres of coastline. Yemen rests on the southern tip ...

(6 pages) 29 0 0.0 Jul/2005

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

France- a summery of the country.

Belgium and Spain southeast of the United Kingdom; it has 1500 miles of beaches, lining three major bodies of water: the Mediterranean, the Atlantic, and the English Channel. It is roughly twice the s ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Importance of Water to Life on Earth.

r has no such spaces; thus ice is less dense and will float on liquid water. If not for this, great bodies of water would freeze from the bottom up without the insulation of a top layer of ice and all ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine