It is also a historical Australian river that contains gold as was first discovered in Gympie by James Nash. The Bruce Highway was closed to the north and south of Gympie  and more than 50 homes and businesses were inundated. Significant vulnerable and endangered species that live in the river also include endangered giant barred frogCascade tree frog and Coxen's fig parrot and the vulnerable tusked froghoney blue-eye fish, the Richmond birdwing butterfly and the Illidge's ant blue butterfly. Saltwater crocodiles are occasionally seen in the lower reaches of the river, with one notable 3.
Due to security concerns, international mail is not accepted directly at the Embassy. Any items sent by international mail should be addressed to U. Embassy, Casilla 17—17—, Quito, Ecuador, or to the U. Please ensure that a return address is included on all items mailed through the international post; the local post offices for both the Embassy and Consulate General have been directed not to deliver items without a return address.
Packages arriving by international parcel post and unaccompanied airfreight will be inspected and charged a duty. Although diplomats accredited to Ecuador can be exempted from these duties, the procedure for obtaining a free-entry decree routinely takes up to 1 month.
Radio and TV Last Updated: Good FM radio stations operate here, with most broadcasting in stereo. The FM service of HCJB, a missionary-run broadcasting organization, features light classical music and offers nightly news broadcasts in English.
Short-wave reception is usually good. HAM radio operators should bring their own equipment; the Ecuadorian Government issues licenses to those with a valid American license.
Quito and Guayaquil are served by a cable TV service that provides 50 channels, with several in English, from the U. Local stations broadcast in Spanish and include shows from all over Latin America, dubbed versions of many U.
Newspapers are sold on the streets and in neighborhood stores and can be delivered to the home. Other popular magazines from the U. The Bi- National Centers in Guayaquil and Cuenca subscribe to numerous English-language periodicals and have libraries with fiction and nonfiction English-language books.
The Embassy has a Public Affairs Section reference library, which is noncirculating. The Damas Norteamericanas y Britanicas Club operates a small rental library. Major hotels carry some paperback books.
Lists of people who disappeared mysteriously and of people whose current whereabouts are unknown or whose deaths are not substantiated. Many people who disappear are eventually declared dead in torosgazete.com of these people were possibly subjected to forced disappearance, but there is insufficient information on their subsequent fates.. List of people who disappeared mysteriously: pre The hydrogeology of the Condamine River Alluvial Aquifer (Australia) – a critical review. Prepared by. Elad Dafny. Previous water balance estimations of the Condamine River Alluvial Aquifer. The fresh water is generally. A series of floods hit Queensland, Australia, beginning in November The floods forced the evacuation of thousands of people from towns and cities. At least 90 towns and over , people were affected. Damage initially was estimated at around A$1 billion before it was raised to $ billion. The estimated reduction in Australia's GDP is about A$30 billion.
Several bookstores have limited stocks of books in English, but they are expensive. Many members of the Embassy community find it advantageous to belong to book clubs and to continue subscriptions to their favorite magazines, newspapers, and periodicals via APO.
Selections of classical music are limited; recordings of Ecuadorian and Latin American popular and folk music are abundant, inexpensive, and of relatively good quality. There are several video clubs, including the U. They maintain a well-equipped medical office. The Medical Unit offers a wide range of services, including consultation with the health care providers, immunizations, and laboratory services.
The medical staff works closely with the local physicians and medical facilities to maintain the highest level of medical care available. The Medical Unit has a limited supply of medications and does not supply medicine cabinet items or daily medications.
It is especially important to bring any and all contact lens material. Purchase such medicine cabinet supplies as aspirin, Tylenol acetaminophencold and cough medications, vitamins, sunscreen, insect repellant, and Band-aids before arrival and send to post.
The commissary does stock many medicine cabinet items and most of these items can also be purchased at local pharmacies. Handcarry at least a day supply of all prescription drugs with you when you come to post, just in case your airfreight is delayed in arriving.
Prescriptions can be obtained from the RMO during his visits and should be requested 3 months before your medicine supply is gone. A detailed health information briefing is done within a week of your arrival at post.
A health information booklet is given to each family at the orientation meeting. It explains the recommended health precautions, the most common health problems and a list of the physicians and facilities available in Quito.
There are several good hospitals used by Embassy personnel for medical care and hospitalization.Lists of people who disappeared mysteriously and of people whose current whereabouts are unknown or whose deaths are not substantiated.
Many people who disappear are eventually declared dead in torosgazete.com of these people were possibly subjected to forced disappearance, but there is insufficient information on their subsequent fates.. List of people who disappeared mysteriously: pre The river rises at Booroobin in the Sunshine Coast hinterland, west of torosgazete.com its source, the Mary River flows north through the towns of Kenilworth, Gympie, Tiaro and Maryborough before emptying into the Great Sandy Strait, a passage of water between the mainland and Fraser Island, near the town of River Heads, 17 km (11 mi) south of Hervey Bay.
Apr 16, · Chasing some Condamine River Yella's on our family property.
Check out my Instagram! @lachiebazley. Report: The Condamine cod trail. but now they were managers of a large cattle producing property which had the Condamine River flowing through its centre.
In a couple of hours the river had become too muddy for lures and I hunted up some fresh water shrimp and went bobbing the logs. Adapted from material published by the U.S. Department of torosgazete.com some of the information is specific to U.S.
missions abroad, the post report provides a good overview of general living conditions in the host country for diplomats from all nations. The Condamine River Alluvial Aquifer (CRAA) contains groundwater with variable qualities- from fresh water, with less than 50 mgCl/L, to salty water, with ~ mgCl/L.