Monterey Bay

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Mon′terey Bay′


n.
an inlet of the Pacific in W California. 26 mi. (42 km) long.
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Noun1.Monterey Bay - an inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western CaliforniaMonterey Bay - an inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western California
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
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Del Grande Dealer Group's Capitol Subaru donated dozens of blankets on behalf of the Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, a non-profit organisation dedicated to fighting blood cancer.
For example, the Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments (AMBAG) has worked with local growers and Union Pacific to evaluate the construction of an intermodal terminal and associated cold storage facility just south of Salinas (AMBAG 2011).
"Every year all these different species come together to feast on an open banquet of food, nutrients and minerals - created by specific weather patterns and currents in the Monterey Bay area," says Liz.
Slow Food Santa Cruz is the local chapter of Slow Food USA, representing Santa Cruz county, southern San Mateo county, and the greater Monterey Bay area. Slow Food promotes a food system which produces good, clean, and fair food.
The nearly continuous presence of bottlenose dolphins in the Monterey Bay area from 1990 to the present indicates that the range extension described by Wells et al.
In 1961, two years before the debut of 'The Birds', hoards of disoriented seabirds rammed themselves into the sides of homes in the Monterey Bay area, ABC News reported.
The most comprehensive historical photograph collection in the Monterey Bay area today, it was established in 1970 by photographer and photo archivist Pat Hathaway following his acquisition of some 5,000 5 x 7 glass and film negatives by Lewis Josselyn (1883-1964), a local photographer.
Reviewing the Monterey Bay area of the San Francisco sectional should cue you to the effect that Monterey Bay and the attached Pacific Ocean might have on the local weather.
Farr's Congressional district includes the Salinas Valley and Monterey Bay area, home of several AMI grower and associate members.
Congressman Sam Farr (D-CA) grew up around the ocean in the Monterey Bay area he now represents, and today is a leading voice for the reform of federal ocean policy from within the legislative branch.
Benvenuti, of Benvenuti and Stein, Evanston, Ill., has reached a goal many aspire to but few attain: He has followed his family's dream, moving to California's idyllic Monterey Bay area. From there, he runs his 48-employee, $8 million-a-year, design/build firm with the help of technology and key employees.

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