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 (chə-bo͞ot′, cho͞o-)
A river rising in the Andes of southwest Argentina and flowing about 805 km (500 mi) eastward to the Atlantic Ocean.
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Another captures La Trochita, officially known as the Old Patagonian Express, which crossed the Patagonian steppe, spanning the vast expanse of the province of Chubut.
Around 150 years ago, a group of around 150 Welsh people arrived in Chubut province and became the first permanent settlers and this year's anniversary has sparked a year of celebrations.
A network of irrigation channels was created to water the Chubut Valley (or Dyffryn Camwy in Welsh), crops were planted and villages and trade systems were established and before long the young people had their sights firmly set on the West and its rich green valleys, great lakes and high mountains.
Next month there will be a major celebration in Chubut to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the Welsh settlers, which will be attended by First Minister Carwyn Jones.
Holotype: MPEF-Pb-3766; Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio, Trelew, Chubut Province, Argentina.
Isaias Grandis Isaas said: "The Welsh language is an important part of our identity in Chubut.
The others are slowly languishing due to underinvestment, says Chubut Governor Martin Buzzi, a tough-talking government ally from the oil town of Comodoro Rivadavia who is leading a nationwide crusade to boost crude and natural gas output.
The first provincial election was on March 13 in Catamarca (northeastern Argentina), followed by Chubut (in the south) and Salta (in the far north).
A cooperative agreement has been signed by EADS, its Franco-German-Spanish helicopter division Eurocopter and BioCombustibles del Chubut, an Argentina-based producer of microalgae for oil and biofuels, in order to evaluate the creation of an aviation biofuel production facility in Brazil.
They faced a walk of 40 miles south to create the first settlement by the Chubut River.
According to an agreement signed by the governor of Chubut, the secretary of Transportation and Aerolineas ArgentinasO general manager, the company will fly between Sao Paulo, Brazil and Trelew.
This year's show welcomes new additions to the national pavilions and the regions of the world such as Georgia, La Provincia de Chubut (Argentina), Frosinone, Avellino and South Tyrol (Italy).