Prudhoe Bay
geographical name inlet of Beaufort Sea N Alaska

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  • Prudhoe Bay — Prudhoe Bay …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Prudhoe Bay — Prudhoe Bay, AK U.S. Census Designated Place in Alaska Population (2000): 5 Housing Units (2000): 1 Land area (2000): 416.264698 sq. miles (1078.120573 sq. km) Water area (2000): 141.758927 sq. miles (367.153919 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Prudhoe Bay —   [ prʌdəʊ beɪ], Bucht der Beaufortsee an der Nordküste Alaskas, USA. 1968 wurden reiche Erdölvorkommen (rd. 98 % der alaskischen Ölreserven) entdeckt. Die 1977 in Betrieb genommene Trans Alaska Pipeline transportiert Erdöl von der Raffinerie an… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Prudhoe Bay — [pro͞o′dō] inlet of the Beaufort Sea, in N Alas.: site of large oil fields …   English World dictionary

  • Prudhoe Bay — Localisation de Prudhoe Bay en Alaska …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prudhoe Bay — Original name in latin Prudhoe Bay Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Anchorage longitude 70.25528 latitude 148.33722 altitude 13 Population 2174 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Prudhoe Bay — /prooh doh/ an inlet of the Beaufort Sea, N of Alaska: large oil and gas fields. * * * Small inlet of the Beaufort Sea, northern Alaska, U.S. It has been the centre of oil drilling activities since the discovery in 1968 of vast petroleum deposits …   Universalium

  • Prudhoe Bay — noun a bay on the northern coast of Alaska where oil was discovered in 1968 • Instance Hypernyms: ↑bay, ↑embayment • Part Holonyms: ↑Alaska, ↑Last Frontier, ↑AK …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prudhoe Bay — Prud′hoe Bay′ [[t]ˈpru doʊ[/t]] n. geg an inlet of the Beaufort Sea, N of Alaska: oil and gas fields …   From formal English to slang

  • Prudhoe Bay Oil Field — Prudhoe Bay oil field …   Wikipedia

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