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Terre Mouscadie Destination Guide

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Terre Mouscadie in the region of Centre is a place located in Haiti - some 40 mi (or 65 km) North-East of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.

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Local time in Terre Mouscadie is now 12:04 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Port-au-Prince" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Cruz de Barahona, San Pedro de Macorís, Puerto Plata or Bigaille. When in this area, you might want to check out Macasia, Tombacaleme, Ti Peligre, Thomonde, Tete Grande Ravine and Nan Biton as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Medical Missions Trip Haiti

06:38 min ( December 12, 2010 by SoyChapin)
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After a medical missions trip with Aid For Haiti, this is a 5 min. preview to Lunch at Skillman

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01:09 min ( February 13, 2012 by Matt Spinosa)
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Haiti 2012


Driving in Haiti

08:35 min ( January 09, 2011 by mikehelicopter)
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3erd trip to Haiti. Good times. Pray for pastor Bastia. The Lord is really using him. Over 250 coming out each week to the church!

Al Battle's New Band in Ouanaminthe Hai...

01:47 min ( July 23, 2008 by davejames4)
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Sue and Chris were sent to teach by the First Baptist Church, Woodstown, NJ


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Interesting facts about this location

Zanmi Lasante

Zanmi Lasante is a sister organization to the Boston-based Partners In Health that operates out of Cange in central Haiti. The name, Zanmi Lasante, means Partners In Health in Kreyòl. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It was built in 1985 to treat patients incapable of paying hospital fees.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.97, -71.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Mission hospitals, Partners in Health

Lake Péligre

Lake Péligre (French: Lac de Péligre) is the second largest lake in Haiti, and is located in the Centre Department. Tracy Kidder describes it as "beautiful, blue waters set among steep, arid mountains". {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} It was created as a result of the construction of the Peligre Hydroelectric Dam on the Artibonite River in 1956–1957. The project was designed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and financed by the Export-Import Bank of the United States.

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Located at 18.97, -71.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Centre Department, Lakes of Haiti

Péligre Dam

The Péligre Dam is a hydroelectric dam located off the Centre Department on the Artibonite River of Haiti. It is the largest dam on the island of Hispaniola consisting of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The dam was created as a flood-control and an energy-providing measure in the Artibonite river valley as part of the Artibonite Valley Agricultural Project in the 1930s. The dam was completed in 1956 thus creating Lake Péligre (essentially a large reservoir) in the process.

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Located at 18.97, -71.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Centre Department, Dams completed in 1956, Dams in Haiti, Hydroelectric power stations in Haiti

Belladère

Belladère is a town in the Lascahobas Arrondissement, inside the Centre Department of Haiti. Its border crossing to Comendador (Elías Piña) is one of the four chief land crossings to the Dominican Republic.

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Located at 18.97, -71.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Centre Department, Communes of Haiti, Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings, Populated places in Haiti

Centre Department

Centre is one of the ten departments of Haiti, located in the center of the country, along the border with the Dominican Republic. It has an area of 3,675 km² and a population of 564,200 (2002). Its capital is Hinche. It borders the Dominican Republic to the east. It is the only landlocked department of Haiti. It contains the second largest lake in Haiti Lake Peligre, which was created as a result of the construction of the Peligre Hydroelectric Dam on the Artibonite River during the 1950s.

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Located at 18.97, -71.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Centre Department, Departments of Haiti