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  • The rugged Spanish coast is indented by many fjord-like inlets, especially in the west, where navigation is sometimes difficult and dangerous; but its rivers are comparatively unimportant.
  • It lies on the south side of the Bukken Fjord, and has a picturesque harbour well sheltered by islands.
  • On Rennes Island in the fjord, over against the town, there is a Cheviot sheep-breeding farm under government auspices.
  • The Lyse Fjord, a branch of the Bukken Fjord, is a fine narrow inlet enclosed by precipitous mountains.
  • A further subdivision depends on the character of the inter-relation of land and sea along the shore producing such types as a fjord-coast, ria-coast or lagoon-coast.

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