Gulf of Bothnia

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a northern arm of the Baltic Sea

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Sipping an ice-cold lager, I watch the sunset cast a gentle pink glow across broken clouds with the Gulf of Bothnia crashing relentlessly on the rocks in the background, and I finally see Finland showing off its talents with nothing to defy my perception.
Contents of metals and hydrocarbons in fish and benthic invertebrates in the Gulf of Bothnia and in the Gulf of Finland.
In the Gulf of Bothnia strong winds are primarily from the sector between south and west, and thus the eastern coast of the basin can experience heavy ice forces.
The discussion revolves around the seventeenth-century town of Tornio, founded by the Swedish Crown in 1621 (although today in Finland) and located on the northernmost Gulf of Bothnia (Figure 1), and is loosely structured around the idea of object biography (e.
Over the Gulf of Bothnia, a report published in March by Finanspolisen, Sweden's financial markets police authority, noted a sharp rise in Swedish money laundering activity and cases in 2008, the latest full year figures available, although this could be because of better monitoring.
In this film we see van der Werve, dressed all in black, walking just ahead of a gargantuan icebreaking ship as it plows through the frozen waters of Finland's Gulf of Bothnia, the artist nearly invisible against the brooding hull of the ship.
This takes you into the Gulf of Bothnia between Sweden and Finland, so this voyage takes you towards the 'midnight sun' and reveals ports are off the tourist trail.
48 Between which two European countries does the Gulf of Bothnia lie?
As Russia expanded to optimum lines of conquest within the Heartland, such as the Gulf of Bothnia, the Danube River, and the Black Sea, control of territory beyond these "moats" was maintained by accommodating client states such as Poland and Georgia, and client societies such as the Cossacks, Kalmyks, and Baltic Germans.
The subvolcanic biotite granite porphyries in the northern part of the Riga batholith on Saaremaa and Ruhnu islands resemble the granophyres (graphic granites) of the Gulf of Bothnia (Eskola 1928).
From the twelfth to the nineteenth centuries, the Swedish empire crossed the Gulf of Bothnia, with Finland as an impoverished colony.
The swimming image is suggested by his own daily swims, like his father before him, in the Gulf of Bothnia, and his public baths in handy French brooks.
Both cases and controls were born in Sweden and resided between February 1996 and November 1997 in 12 Swedish counties on the coasts of the Gulf of Bothnia, the Baltic Sea, and the largest Swedish lakes.