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Wyoming

Wyoming is one of the Rocky Mountain states located in the west-central United States. Rectangular in shape, it is bordered by Montana to the north, South Dakota and Nebraska to the east, Colorado and Utah to the south and Idaho to the west.
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Wisconsin

Wisconsin lies on the western border of Lake Michigan. Covering some 65,503 square mi (169,652 square km), the state ranks 23rd overall in size.

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Lake Winnipeg

LOCATED IN THE SOUTHEAST portion of the Canadian province of Manitoba, Lake Winnipeg (Cree for “murky or muddy waters”) is 266 mi (428 km) long and has an area of 9,417 square mi (24,390 square km).
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Wine geography

FROM THE TIME THAT the seafaring Phoenicians introduced wine to Egypt—and wealthy Egyptians grew grapes in a warm but otherwise imperfect climate 3,500 years ago—several geographic rules have guided the trade.
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Wetlands

WETLANDS ARE WATER-BASED ecosystems that cover approximately 6 percent of the Earth’s land area. an estimated 3.3 million square mi (8.6 million square km).
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Western Sahara

AS OF 2005, Western Sahara, formerly called Spanish Sahara, was officially occupied by Morocco. Western Sahara is one of the most inhospitable places on earth.
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West Virginia

WITH ITS CAPITAL at Charleston, West Virginia occupies 24,181 square mi (62,629 square km). Its lowest point is the Potomac River at 210 ft (73m) near Harper’s Ferry.
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Weather

THROUGHOUT HISTORY, humankind has always been in awe of the weather. Ancient civilizations considered it to be the work of the gods.
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Washington

THE STATE OF WASHINGTON in the northwest United States has an area of 71,303 square mi (184,674 square km) and a population of 5,894,121 (2000).
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Wallis and Futuna Islands

THE WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS (overseas territory of France) are a collection of tiny islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
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