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Islanders: Azores, Portugal (2009)

Episode 11
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1,500 kilometers off the coast of Europe and 4,500 kilometers from Brazil, the nine volcanic islands of the Archipelago of the Azores dot the surface of the Atlantic Ocean.

These islands have one of the best known semi-permanent weather systems, an anticyclone known as the Azores High, which is a center of high pressure around which winds circulate in a clockwise direction.

Fraser Macnaught
Andrés Jarach
French & English


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