Santa Barbara Islands


Santa Barbara Islands
острова Санта-Барбара
Группа островов в Тихом океане у побережья южной Калифорнии. Отделены от материка проливом Санта-Барбара [Santa Barbara Channel]. Входят в состав Национального парка "Ченнел-Айлендс" [Channel Islands National Park]. Открыты Х. Кабрильо [Cabrillo, Juan R.] в 1542. Животный мир включает калифорнийского морского льва, морских птиц и др. Когда-то здесь жили племена каналино [Canalino] и чумаш [Chumash]. Наиболее известен о. Санта-Каталина [Santa Catalina Island].
тж Channel Islands

English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2013.

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