Slide ID

CV-81-137

_pkUnique ID

CV81137

Slide Date

1981

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Island

Santo Antoão

Province or Jurisdiction

Ribiera do Paùl

Date

1981

Description

A picture from along the Ribiera do Paùl portraying a house and a terraced agricultural landscape set against a mountainous backdrop. The land is the most fertile in Cape Verde. It is likely a sugarcane farm. Volcanic dust is extracted from this region for making cement bricks. It is often compared to the landscape of Hawaii.

Keywords

agriculture; terraced farming; mountains; river basin;

Social Theme

Agriculture

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

5

Image Dimensions

3511x5310

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

31-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

3.5 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

agriculture; terraced farming; mountains; river basin;

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