La Baronia de Rialb

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La Baronia de Rialb
Rialb Reservoir in La Baronia de Rialb
Rialb Reservoir in La Baronia de Rialb
Banner o La Baronia de Rialb
Coat of airms o La Baronia de Rialb
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La Baronia de Rialb is located in Catalonie
La Baronia de Rialb
La Baronia de Rialb
Location in Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°47′N 0°49′E / 41.783°N 0.817°E / 41.783; 0.817Coordinates: 41°47′N 0°49′E / 41.783°N 0.817°E / 41.783; 0.817
Kintra Spain
Commonty Catalonie
ComarcaNoguera (comarca)
 • MayorPere Prat i Torra (CiU)
 • Total145.03 km2 (56.00 sq mi)
Elevation747 m (2,451 ft)
 • Total271
 • Density1.9/km2 (4.8/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Rialpenc, rialpenca
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Aurie code+34 (Spain) 973 (Province)
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

La Baronia de Rialb (Catalan pronunciation: [ɫə βəɾuˈni.ə ðə riˈaɫp], locally: [la βaɾoˈni.a ðe riˈaɫp]) is a municipality in the comarca (coonty) o the Noguera in Catalonie, Spain. The territory is crossed bi the river Rialb an the river Segre. The caipital is Gualter]], afore it haed been La Torre de Rialb.

The municipality is shapit bi the union o auld an tiny hamlets an pairishes whilk in total accoonts for twinty-three Romanesque kirks, whilk is the lairgest nummer o sic kirks in Catalonie.

The Medieval kirk o Santa Maria in Palau de Rialb, La Baronia

Demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

1787 1857 1877 1887 1900 1920 1940 1960 1981 1998 2004 2009
514 1,665 1,243 1,250 1,244 1,066 839 655 298 247 279 276

Govrenment[eedit | eedit soorce]

Leet o Mayors o La Baronia de Rialb[eedit | eedit soorce]

Period Mayor Pairty
1979-1983 Josep Serra i Bosch UCD
1983-1987 Josep Serra i Bosch CiU
1987-1991 Josep Serra i Bosch CiU
1991-1995 Miquel Gabernet i Bernaus (1991-1992)

Pere Prat i Torra (1992-1995)

1995-1999 Pere Prat i Torra CiU
1999-2003 Pere Prat i Torra CiU
2003-2007 Pere Prat i Torra CiU
2007-2011 Pere Prat i Torra CiU
2011- Pere Prat i Torra CiU

Economy[eedit | eedit soorce]

The agricultural sector is still whit draws the maist nummers o jobs in La Baronia. A kintra wi irrigatit, heichhly arable lands, wi a level o thareby 400 m tae ower 800 m hicht o uisable laund is suitable for a wide variety o craps. Housomeivver, syne a few year back, the tourism sector is becomin the economic boost that the glen needit. In fact, thare currently available a twa dozen agritourist establishments.

Main sichts[eedit | eedit soorce]

Natur an sport[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Rialb reservoir – the biggest dam in Catalonie.
  • Forat de Bulí – a unique ravine in the river Rialb. It is suitable for extreme sports like canyonin.
  • Alzinera de Cal Penjat – a hunder-year-auld aik in El Puig de Rialb.
  • GR 1 – a lang-distance fuitpath that crosses the north f La Baronia.
  • Pallerols-Andorra Way – a route suitable for hikin that starts in La Baronia an feenishes in Andorrae.

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