Santa Cruz Island love

Santa Cruz Island

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An island off southern California in the northern Santa Barbara Islands.

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Examples

  • So imagine my surprise when I found a Facebook group "Quiero que en Galápagos se respete la ley" (I want respect for the law in Galápagos) and an invitation to an event May 12th in Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island: "Marcha Pacifica -- Juntos por un Galapagos mas Justo" (Peaceful March -- Let's unite for fairness in Galapagos).

    Cecilia Alvear: Galápagos: A Living Laboratory for the Evolution of Social Media Activism?

  • So imagine my surprise when I found a Facebook group "Quiero que en Galápagos se respete la ley" (I want respect for the law in Galápagos) and an invitation to an event May 12th in Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island: "Marcha Pacifica -- Juntos por un Galapagos mas Justo" (Peaceful March -- Let's unite for fairness in Galapagos).

    Cecilia Alvear: Galápagos: A Living Laboratory for the Evolution of Social Media Activism?

  • Even got to visit Anacapa and Santa Cruz an island four times bigger than Manhattan and, blissfully, uninhabited and cruise the gullies with the biologists responsible for monitoring the then-endangered population of dwarf Santa Cruz Island foxes.

    T.C. Boyle: Taking Flight

  • Then in the 1970s, we see a makeshift family struggling to raise sheep on nearby Santa Cruz Island.

    T. Coraghessan Boyle's 'When the Killing's Done,' an environmental novel

  • So it is going to be in trouble if climate change makes Santa Cruz Island unsuitable.

    Mike Sweeney: Who Moved My Climate?

  • The only place you'll see one is on Santa Cruz Island, just off the coast of Santa Barbara, California.

    Mike Sweeney: Who Moved My Climate?

  • The shipwreck scenes of Male and Female were shot on Santa Cruz Island.

    Empire of Dreams

  • Nearby were several rib bones and possible thigh bones, said Lotus Vermeer, the Nature Conservancy's Santa Cruz Island project director.

    Archive 2009-01-18

  • If the discovery is confirmed, it would mean the tusked beasts roamed 62,000-acre Santa Cruz Island more widely than previously thought.

    Archive 2009-01-18

  • Possible Mammoth Tusk Found on SoCal Island : Discovery News: Jan. 14, 2009 -- A complete tusk believed to belong to a prehistoric mammoth was uncovered on Santa Cruz Island off the Southern California coast, researchers reported Tuesday.

    Archive 2009-01-18

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