Category Archives: geography and landscape

Puerto Rico has many facts listed on Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puerto_Rico Puerto Rico From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the U.S. Territory. For other uses, see Puerto Rico (disambiguation). “Porto Rico” and “Borinquen” redirect here. For other uses, see Porto Rico (disambiguation) and Borinquen (disambiguation). Coordinates: 18.2°N … Continue reading

Posted in geography and landscape, Puerto Ricans and Puerto Rico people, statistics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Protect your skin against the harsh UV rays of the sun in Puerto Rico

Based on the above image, Puerto Rico in the lower right corner, has a 12 rating, which is extreme for the intensity of UV rays. This indicates skin damage from the sun can occur in LESS THAN 10 MINUTES! https://www.epa.gov/sunsafety/uv-index-1Continue reading

Posted in geography and landscape, health problems of Puerto Ricans | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Puerto Rico has 78 municipios or municipalities, similar to counties, in Puerto Rico.

There are 78 county equivalent entities known as municipios or municipalities in Puerto Rico. All municipios are functioning governmental entities. Adjuntas Aguada Aguadilla Aguas Buenas Aibonito Añasco Arecibo Arroyo Barceloneta Barranquitas Bayamón Cabo Rojo Caguas Camuy Canóvanas Carolina Cataño Cayey … Continue reading

Posted in daily useful, geography and landscape | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Puerto Rico plants, conservation areas, reservations, botany, flora

http://regionalconservation.org/ircs/database/site/Guia_VerdePR.asp Here you can find a list of the large parks and reservations to visit. Para español muévete sobre los textos sin itálicas For English scroll down over texts in italics Guía Verde de Puerto Rico El directorio de gente, … Continue reading

Posted in entertainment, geography and landscape | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The highest point in Puerto Rico is at Cerro de Punta, also known as Cerro Punta, located in Ponce PR.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cerro_de_Punta At Cerro de Punta, the temperate is lower than the rest of Puerto Rico.  The average max high to low is 78 to 62 in August and 65 to 46 in December.  The mountain is located in the Cordillera … Continue reading

Posted in geography and landscape | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment