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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.
  • The opposite form, an inlet of the sea, is known when wide as a gulf, bay or bight, according to size and degree of inflection, or as a fjord or ria when long and narrow.

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