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  • Anoia county 2010-11 grup 6

    1. 1. Getting to know ANOIA COUNTY Noemi Redondo and Lidia Sanchez PELE 2010/2011
    2. 2. Summary <ul><li>Physical Geography  Slide 3 to slide 25 </li></ul><ul><li>Human Geography  Slide 26 to slide 34 </li></ul><ul><li>History  Slide 35 to slide 37 </li></ul><ul><li>Tourist attraction  Slide 38 to slide 43 </li></ul><ul><li>Culture  Slide 44 to slide 48 </li></ul><ul><li>Bibliography  Slide 49 to slide 54 </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion  Slide 55 </li></ul>
    3. 3. Physical Geography
    4. 4. Where is Anoia County? <ul><li>Anoia County is located in Catalonia. </li></ul><ul><li>Anoia county belongs to the Barcelona Province. </li></ul><ul><li>Anoia county is located in the centre of Catalonia. </li></ul>
    5. 5. Physical Map of Catalonia (relief-mountains) <ul><li>The highest mountains in Catalonia are the Pyrenees. Its highest peak is Pica d’Estats (3,143 m). </li></ul><ul><li>This range is in the border of France and Catalonia. </li></ul><ul><li>The Montserrat mountains are near to Anoia county. </li></ul>
    6. 6. Physical Map of Catalonia (rivers) <ul><li>The largest river in Catalonia is the Ebre river. </li></ul><ul><li>In Anoia county there is Anoia river.It joins Llobregat river in Martorell. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Anoia’s Relief Anoia River Montserrat Rubió Range Miralles Range Piera Plain Odena Basin Prats de Rei Plain
    8. 8. Anoia’s Rivers <ul><li>Its river is Anoia river. </li></ul><ul><li>Anoia river has some tributary rivers: Tous stream,Carme stream,Piera stream… </li></ul>
    10. 10. Mediterranean Forest (Bellprat) In this mountain there is a forest with a lot of trees. At the bottom of the picture there is a cereals field. At the background, the sky is blue.
    11. 11. Montserrat Natural Park (El Bruc) In this photo of Montserrat mountains you can see a lot of rocks. We can see the effects of erosion. It is sunny. In the foreground there is a shadow.
    12. 12. Anoia Basin from la Tossa (Santa Margarida de Montbui) In the background you can see the horizon. In the middle of the fields there is a path. It is foggy. There are trees dividing the fields.
    13. 13. Vineyard (Santa Maria de Miralles) In the foreground there is a vineyard. There is a field of grapes. In the background there are some hills. There is a building in the middle. Probably there is a river near the building.
    14. 14. Calaf Plain (Pujalt) The sky is cloudy. There is a field.The crop in the field is grain. There are two wind turbines. There are trees on the horizon.
    15. 15. GEOLOGY Conglomerate Sandstone Clay Marl
    16. 16. Travertine Limestone Pisolitic bauxite Bauxite
    17. 17. Lignite Foliated Gypsum Gypsum Fibrous Gypsum Coarse sand Vallbona
    18. 18. Granite Quartzite Slate
    19. 19. Climate of La Panadella La Panadella recieves the least precipitation of Anoia county. La Panadella has the highest temperature in summer and the lowest temperature in winter of the county. Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Temperature (in ºC) 2,5 4,5 8 9 16,3 20,4 21,8 22,6 17,5 14 9,5 4,3 Precipitation (in mm) 59,8 13 54,2 139,1 1,5 49,3 23,8 9,8 18,6 64,6 5,5 58
    20. 20. Climate of Hostalets de Pierola Hostalets de Pierola has the highest precipitation of the county. Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Temperature (in ºC) 6,3 7,8 10,4 12,1 18,3 21,8 23,6 24,7 20 16,7 12,3 7,8 Precipitation (in mm) 61,3 29,3 60 96,5 15,7 31,8 47,1 34,7 41,9 99,8 1,8 53,3  
    21. 21. Amphibians Salamander Mediterranean tree frog Common toad
    22. 22. Reptiles Common lizard Green snake Iberian viper Mediterranean Gecko Slow worm
    23. 23. Peregrine falcon Wallcreeper Thrush Wood pigeon BIRDS Bee-eater Bonelli eagle Warbler
    24. 24. Mammals Wild pig Ibex Marten Common Genet Red squirrel
    25. 25. Vegetation <ul><li>Its natural vegetation is mediterranean. </li></ul>Evergreen oak Olive trees Aleppo pine Almond-trees Vineyards
    26. 26. Human Geography
    27. 27. Anoia’s Towns <ul><li>This is a map of Anoia’s towns. </li></ul><ul><li>Anoia has got 33 towns. </li></ul><ul><li>Its capital is Igualada. </li></ul>
    28. 28. Population
    29. 29. Paper mill The manufacture of paper was a slow, costly and laborious intensive process. The material used to make paper is a vegetable-based: old rags, rope, nets…
    30. 30. The process People selected and cla si fication xxx the material. They placed the material in a dust remover. XXX Put the material into a vat of water. XXX Pulverized the material in the pulp mortars XXX Mixed a fine pulp with water in a vat. Produced a fine pulp
    31. 31. Xxx Lifted it up. The paper maker submerged the mold into a vat. XXX Transferred the sheet of paper onto a coarse woolen cloth. XXX Repeated it until they had 250 sheets The press with its crank was used to squeeze most of the excess moisiture from the pile. The sheets of paper were hung to dry with a t-shaped tool
    32. 32. XXX Made a gelatine from animal bones and scraps boiled in water. XXXPut the paper into the vat of gelatine to coat the surface XXX Pressed the paper to distribuye the gelatine uniformly across each sheet of paper. The paper was hung up to dry. XXX Passed the paper under a smoothing malled powered. XXX Straightened the rough irregular edges of paper XXX Inspected the paper.
    33. 33. XXX Counted and packaged the sheets of paper into reams of 500 sheets each. Each ream was wrapped, lab ele d or stamped to identify it.
    34. 34. Communications To come to Igualada. You have to take a FFCC train in Pla Ç a Espanya, Barcelona, in direction to Igualada. It is also possible to take a coach “Hispano Igualadina” at Diagonal or you can use your own means of transport,e.g car (45min. approx. )
    35. 35. History
    36. 36. La Manresana Tower <ul><li>There was a battle between Catalans (Austrians) and French (Castilians).The battle took place in Prats de Rei, in 1711.The battle was part of a war to decide who would be the next king of Spain. </li></ul>
    37. 37. Popular Army Training Base The Republican Army created a training base in Pujalt. Young men were recruited to fight with the Republican Army.The base was created in spring of 1938, towards the end of the Spanish civil war. The base was necessary to prepare men for fighting.
    38. 38. Tourist Attractions
    39. 39. Geocaching Geocaching is a high-tech adventure hunting game placed around the World by adventure seerkers equipped with GPS devices. The basic idea is to go outside and locate hidden containers called geocaches using a GPS enabled device. You need put the coordinates into your GPS device and head outside to find a cache. If you follow the c oordin ates, finally you will find the cache.
    40. 40. L’Abric Romaní Shelter in Capellades <ul><li>It is forty thousand years old. </li></ul><ul><li>It was a Neanderthal camp, but they disappeared because Homo Sapiens appeared . </li></ul>
    41. 41. Here lived the Neanderthals and they made the food and did their daily chores The archeologists are looking for fire pits, animals and tools that had been cut down by the neanderthals. They built weapons, punches and spears with the stones.
    42. 42. The castle and the church of La Tossa mountain in Sta. Margarida de Montbui. Places to visit Castle of La Pobla de Claramunt
    43. 43. Tourist attractions in Igualada The basilica of Santa María Museum of Traginers Leather museum
    44. 44. Culture
    45. 45. Christmas Festivities: THE CHRISTMAS LOG The Christmas Log arrives on 8th of December, and from this day on ,the children give some food to the Christmas Log until the 24th or 25th December, and they put a blanket on the log so that it doesn’t get cold. <ul><li>The night of 24th December, the children hit the log with a stick and at the same time the children sing a song to the Log. </li></ul><ul><li>Then the Log pop out presents for the children. </li></ul>
    46. 46. Calaf Market <ul><li>Calaf has a legend of its market. The lord of the village gave Calaf citizens the privilege of having a market every Saturday. </li></ul>
    47. 47. THE DRUMMER OF THE “EL BRUC” ThIt is a story that explains how an unarmed Group of villagers were able to stop the invading French Army. When you go to the Montserrat Mountains you can still hear the drum’s echo.
    48. 48. Gastronomy “ELS CIGRONETS DE L’ALTA ANOIA” <ul><li>The typical food are the chickpeas of Alta Anoia. Generally people prepare them with prawns. </li></ul>
    49. 49. Bibliography <ul><li>Photos of maps of Anoia county and Catalonia: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    50. 50. <ul><li>Photos of landscapes: </li></ul><ul><li>The pictures of landscapes are of the sheets. </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Geology: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    51. 51. <ul><li>Photos of Climate: </li></ul><ul><li>We made the graphs of the climate </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of the amphibis: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of the reptiles: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    52. 52. <ul><li>Photos of the birds: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of the mammals: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of the vegetation: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    53. 53. <ul><li>Photos of Anoia’s towns. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>We make the graph of population </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Paper mill: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>The photos of the process are taken from the activities’ sheet </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of transport and communication: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Manresana tower and Popular army training base: </li></ul><ul><li>We made the photos when we went here. </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of geocaching </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>The photo of the excursion </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Abric Romaní shelter in Capellades </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    54. 54. <ul><li>Photos of places to visit </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of tourist attractions in Igualada </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Christmas Log </li></ul><ul><li>We made the photo at Christmas Night </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of Legends of Calaf Market and The drummer of El Bruc </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Photos of gastronomy </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>