Medina, WA Facts Info Stuff
Facts Info Stuff Medina
United States Economy Stock of direct foreign investment - at home $2.093 trillion (2007 estimate)
United States Geography Environment - current issuesair pollution resulting in acid rain in both the US and Canada; the US is the largest single emitter of carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels; water pollution from runoff of pesticides and fertilizers; limited natural fresh water resources in much of the western part of the country require careful management; desertification.
Medina Latitude Facts: 47.627636 and Medina Longitude Facts: -122.24317
United States Communications Telephone system general assessment: a large, technologically advanced, multipurpose communications system; domestic: a large system of fiber-optic cable, microwave radio relay, coaxial cable, and domestic satellites carries every form of telephone traffic; a rapidly growing cellular system carries mobile telephone traffic throughout the country; international: country code - 1; multiple ocean cable systems provide international connectivity; satellite earth stations - 61 Intelsat (45 Atlantic Ocean and 16 Pacific Ocean), 5 Intersputnik (Atlantic Ocean region), and 4 Inmarsat (Pacific and Atlantic Ocean regions) (2000).