Sample records for azores islands
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Para o socego e tranquilidade publica das ilhas: fundamentos, ambição e limites das reformas pombalinas nos Açores/ To the calm and public tranquility of the islands: grounds, goals and limits of the pombaline reforms in the Azores/ Pour le calme et la tranquillité publique des Îles: fondements, buts et limitations des réformes pombalines aux Açores


2006-06-01

Este artigo apresenta uma reinterpretação das reformas pombalinas no atlântico português, propondo como estudo de caso os Açores. As reformas de 1766 são perspectivadas no contexto da crise fiscal do Estado e analisadas segundo a tradição cameralista, à luz dos conceitos de "razão de Estado" e de "polícia", comentando-se os objetivos e os limites do programa reformista no quadro das relações centro-periferia.

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mtDNA analysis in Portuguese populations (Central Portugal and Azores Islands): polymorphic sites in control region sequences

Carvalho, M.; Mendes, C.; Antunes, H.; Anjos, M. J.; Andrade, L.; Lopes, V.; Vieira, D. N.; Vide, M. C.

Background: The polymorphism of the two hypervariable segments (HVI and HVII) of the control region of mtDNA was analyzed in a population of 81 unrelated individuals from Central Portugal and 48 from the Azores Islands, using a fluorescent-based electrophoresis sequencing method. Methods: Sequences ...

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Genetic Structure and Origin of Peopling in The Azores Islands (Portugal): The View from mtDNA

Santos, C.; Lima, M.; Montiel, R.; Angles, N.; Pires, L.; Abade, A.; Aluja, Ma. P.

The Azores islands (Portugal), uninhabited when discovered by Portuguese navigators in the fifteenth century, are located in the Atlantic Ocean 1500 km from the European mainland. The archipelago is formed by nine islands of volcanic origin that define three geographical groups: Eastern (S. Miguel a...

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Fungi and Fusarium mycotoxins in corn silages

Santos, V. M.; Venâncio, Armando; Matos, J. E.

Ensiled forages and grains are very important for feeding dairy cows in thePortuguese Azores islands. Fungal spoilage of animal feed silage occursfrequently. Moulds have no significant beneficial purpose to the ensiling process,and their ability to proliferate results from silage environments tha...

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Environmental and sustainability impact assessment in small islands : the case of Azores and Madeira

Ramos, Tomás B.; Caeiro, Sandra; Douglas, Calbert H.; Ochieng, Cocker

This paper compares Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) practices and effectiveness in the Portuguese islands of the Azores and Madeira. This was accomplished by qualitative appraisal and evaluation of the contents of EIA statements and the characterisation of the EIA practices. Data was collected...

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Clenbuterol Storage Stability in the Bovine Urine and Liver Samples Used for European Official Control in the Azores Islands (Portugal)

Pinheiro, Isabel; Jesuíno, Bruno; Barbosa, Jorge; Ferreira, Humberto; Ramos, Fernando; Matos, José; Silveira, Maria Irene Noronha da

Clenbuterol is a well-known growth promoter, illegally used in farm animals, especially in cattle. Samples collected for the screening of β2-agonist residues in Portuguese Azores Islands must travel through all the nine islands until they reach Azores Central Laboratory. If any suspicious sample is ...

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