Alberta is a province of Canada. With an estimated population of 4,067,175 as of 2016 census, it is Canada's fourth most populous province and the most populous of Canada's three prairie provinces, its area is about 660,000 square kilometres. Alberta and its neighbour Saskatchewan were districts of the Northwest Territories until they were established as provinces on September 1, 1905. Alberta is bordered by the provinces of British Columbia to the west and Saskatchewan to the east, the Northwest Territories to the north, the U. S. state of Montana to the south. Alberta is one of three Canadian provinces and territories to border only a single U. S. state and one of only two landlocked provinces. It has a predominantly humid continental climate, with stark contrasts over a year. Alberta's capital, Edmonton, is near the geographic centre of the province and is the primary supply and service hub for Canada's crude oil, the Athabasca oil sands and other northern resource industries. About 290 km south of the capital is the largest city in Alberta.
Calgary and Edmonton centre Alberta's two census metropolitan areas, both of which have populations exceeding one million, while the province has 16 census agglomerations. Tourist destinations in the province include Banff, Drumheller, Sylvan Lake and Lake Louise. Alberta is home to six UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks, Dinosaur Provincial Park, the Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, Waterton–Glacier International Peace Park, Wood Buffalo National Park, Writing-on-Stone / Áísínai'pi. Alberta was named after the fourth daughter of Queen Victoria. Princess Louise was the wife of Marquess of Lorne, Governor General of Canada. Lake Louise and Mount Alberta were named in her honour; the name "Alberta" itself is a feminine Latinized form of the name Albert and its Germanic cognates derived from Proto-Germanic *Aþalaberhtaz. Alberta, with an area of 661,848 km2, is the fourth-largest province after Quebec and British Columbia. Alberta's southern border is the 49th parallel north, which separates it from the U.
S. state of Montana. The 110th meridian west separates it from the province of Saskatchewan; the province extends 660 km east to west at its maximum width. Its highest point is 3,747 m at the summit of Mount Columbia in the Rocky Mountains along the southwest border while its lowest point is 152 m on the Slave River in Wood Buffalo National Park in the northeast. With the exception of the semi-arid steppe of the south-eastern section, the province has adequate water resources. There are numerous lakes used for swimming, fishing and a range of water sports. There are three large lakes, Lake Claire in Wood Buffalo National Park, Lesser Slave Lake, Lake Athabasca which lies in both Alberta and Saskatchewan; the longest river in the province is the Athabasca River which travels 1,538 km from the Columbia Icefield in the Rocky Mountains to Lake Athabasca. The largest river is the Peace River with an average flow of 2161 m3/s; the Peace River originates in the Rocky Mountains of northern British Columbia and flows through northern Alberta and into the Slave River, a tributary of the Mackenzie River.
Alberta's capital city, Edmonton, is located at about the geographic centre of the province. It is the most northerly major city in Canada, serves as a gateway and hub for resource development in northern Canada; the region, with its proximity to Canada's largest oil fields, has most of western Canada's oil refinery capacity. Calgary is about 280 km south of Edmonton and 240 km north of Montana, surrounded by extensive ranching country. 75% of the province's population lives in the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor. The land grant policy to the railroads served as a means to populate the province in its early years. Most of the northern half of the province is boreal forest, while the Rocky Mountains along the southwestern boundary are forested; the southern quarter of the province is prairie, ranging from shortgrass prairie in the southeastern corner to mixed grass prairie in an arc to the west and north of it. The central aspen parkland region extending in a broad arc between the prairies and the forests, from Calgary, north to Edmonton, east to Lloydminster, contains the most fertile soil in the province and most of the population.
Much of the unforested part of Alberta is given over either to grain or to dairy farming, with mixed farming more common in the north and centre, while ranching and irrigated agriculture predominate in the south. The Alberta badlands are located in southeastern Alberta, where the Red Deer River crosses the flat prairie and farmland, features deep canyons and striking landforms. Dinosaur Provincial Park, near Brooks, showcases the badlands terrain, desert flora, remnants from Alberta
Mexicana Universal Nuevo León is a pageant in Nuevo León, that selects that state's representative for the national Mexicana Universal pageant. Nuevo León is considered one of the strongest states in Mexican pageantry, as they are always among the finalists. Nuevo León has been classified to the semifinals, with the exception of the edition of 2002, the temple this year where not only classify Nuevo León is the State that has produced more crowns in the history, with 10 crowns; the State Organization has produced four Nuestra Belleza México in 1997, 1998, 2005 and 2012, three Nuestra Belleza Mundo México in 1995, 2007 and 2010 and three designated as Nuestra Belleza Internacional México in 2007, 2009 and 2013 and two of them won the title of Miss International the years. In 2010 Cynthia de la Vega won the crown of Nuestra Belleza Mundo México but she was dethroned on July 29, 2011 for disorderly conduct and overweight causing controversy worldwide. Below are the names of the annual titleholders of Mexicana Universal Nuevo León, listed in ascending order, their final placements in the Mexicana Universal after their participation, until 2017 the names was Nuestra Belleza Nuevo León.
Competes in Miss Universe. Competes in Miss World. 1 They were selected by The Nuestra Belleza México Organization to represent Mexico in Miss International beauty pageant, winning the Title in 2007 and 2009. As of 2000, isn't uncommon for some States to have more than one delegate competing in the national pageant; the following Nuestra Belleza Nuevo León contestants were invited to compete in Nuestra Belleza México. Some have placed higher than the actual State winners. Official Website Miss Nuevo León Miss Earth Nuevo León
Terešov is a village and municipality in Rokycany District in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. The municipality covers an area of 6.7 square kilometres, has a population of 152. Terešov lies 19 kilometres north-east of Rokycany, 29 km north-east of Plzeň, 56 km west of Prague; the village is firstly mentioned in 1361. In 1838 Jakob A. Popper has founded a chemical factory here. Terešov had the oldest, as well as one of the most important Jewish communities in the Rokycany District, established in 1623; until the 19th Century, the Jewish Community of Terešov was the natural administrative and religious center for all the local small Jewish communities of the region, with a cemetery, a chevra kadisha, a rabbi, a cheder, a schochet, a mikvah and a synagogue. The synagogue has burned down and subsequently has been pulled down by the communist authorities in 1964; the Jewish Cemetery is still preserved till today, though in a somewhat mediocre condition. Oldest tombstones date to 1725, newest ones into 1930's.
The wall of the cemetery is in ruins, the cemetery is accessible. Czech Statistical Office: Municipalities of Rokycany District