Mexican Volcanic Belt

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Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt Pine-oak Forests
... The Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests is a subtropical coniferous forest ecoregion of the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt of central Mexico ...
Guanajuato - Geography and Climate
... among three of Mexico physical regions, the Sierra Madre Oriental, the Mexican Plateau and the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt ... The Mexican Plateau extends through the center of the state ... The Trans Mexican Volcanic Belt crosses the state in the south and includes the Bajío area, the Altos de Jalisco and the valleys area in the far south ...
Querétaro - Geography, Climate and Ecology
... The Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt occupies about half of the state in the center and south ... The area is mostly volcanic rock with peaks and mesas between 2,000 and 3,000 m and valleys between 1,800 and 1,900 m ASL ... overlapping almost all of the area formed by the Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, with the exception of the north of the El Marqués municipality, which is in the Mesa del Centro ...
Davis Lake Volcanic Field
... The Davis Lake volcanic field, is a volcanic field with a group of andesitic cinder cones, lava flows and basaltic andesite shield volcanos east of the Cascade Range of Oregon, USA ...
Nova Iguaçu Volcano
... of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in an area of volcanic rocks at the north-eastern border of the Mendanha massif ... proposed the site to be an extinct volcano with a volcanic cone, volcanic crater, and volcanic bomb ... Scientific journals have studied the volcanic geology of the area, identifying the rocks of volcanic appearance as constituted of subvolcanic intrusive rock bodies ...

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    The shore is composed of a belt of smooth rounded white stones like paving-stones, excepting one or two short sand beaches, and is so steep that in many places a single leap will carry you into water over your head; and were it not for its remarkable transparency, that would be the last to be seen of its bottom till it rose on the opposite side. Some think it is bottomless.
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    The germ of violence is laid bare in the child abuser by the sheer accident of his individual experience ... in a word, to a greater degree than we like to admit, we are all potential child abusers.
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    Pity the planet, all joy gone
    from this sweet volcanic cone;
    Robert Lowell (1917–1977)