cimetery of Menton and view on old Menton

Menton is located on the Franco-Italian border, within the confines of the Côte d'Azur and the Ligurian Alps. It boasts a warm micro-climate favorable to lemon, tangerine, and orange groves. The fishing industry was devastated in the 1980s and 1990s when the "killer Algae" Caulerpa taxifolia (a non-native Asian tropical green algae first discovered in the Mediterranean Sea adjacent to the Oceanographic Museum of monaco-monte-carlo in 1984) that was introduced to the local environment spread throughout the coastal sea floor decimating the local fish life.

Copyright: Mouret Vincent
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Uploaded: 07/05/2009
Updated: 23/09/2014


Tags: cimetery; of menton top of the hill; cimertery-of-menton
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