Saaremaa


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Saa·re·maa

also Sa·re·ma  (sär′ə-mä′)
An island of western Estonia in the Baltic Sea at the mouth of the Gulf of Riga. Long strategically important, it has been controlled by the Teutonic Knights and by Livonia, Denmark, Sweden, Russia, and Estonia.

Saa•re•maa

(ˈsɑr əˌmɑ)

n.
an island in the Baltic, at the mouth of the Gulf of Riga, belonging to Estonia. 1048 sq. mi. (2714 sq. km).
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Major organization : SAAREMAA VALLAVALITSUS (77000306)
This year, the summer capital of Parnu received a cruise ship, and every year a number of cruise ships are reaching Saaremaa Island.
70 to edge past nearest challenger Teele Treiel of Saaremaa.
The worst organized county appears to be Saaremaa where poor leadership seemed unable to bridge deep divisions in society.
Two hardground faunas have previously been described from Baltica (Einasto 1964), including crinoids from Gotland, Sweden (Franzen 1977) and a microconchid-dominated association from the Pridoli of Saaremaa, Estonia (Vinn & Wilson 2010).
Kazakhstan citizens fought for Liyepayu, Peremyshl, the island of saaremaa, Murmansk, odessa and sevastopol.
Vor diesem Hintergrund ist der estnischen Archaologie die Entdeckung der Bronzezeitsiedlung Asva auf der Insel Saaremaa (dt.
Estonia said yesterday that it was boosting surveillance around the islands of Hiiumaa and Saaremaa islands - a potential resupply route from the West in the event of conflict with Russia to the east.
Besides birches, bird cherry branches and spring flowers could be used or even junipers in the Isles of Saaremaa and Hiiumaa (EMSUKA; ERK III 210-211, 220-221, 330-331; http://www.
The project involves five LEADER Local Actions Groups; Central Warwickshire Villages, Shropshire Hills AONB Partnership, Vallee Du Loir (France), Hiiumaa (Estonia) and Saaremaa (Estonia) working together over the last two and a half years to strengthen links between local schools and local food producers and help children understand more about where their food comes from.
It's a partly transparent circular tent on the Baltic nation's picturesque Saaremaa Island.
The teenage keeper, born in Sandown, was selected for his home island's representative team and played against Gibraltar (lost 3-1), Rhodes (lost 2-0), Estonian team Saaremaa (won 5-1) and Jersey (lost 4-1).