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Humboldt Bay

(Encyclopedia) Humboldt Bay: see Jayapura, Indonesia.

Jayapura

(Encyclopedia) Jayapura or Djajapuraboth: jäypr´, formerly Sukarnapurasookärnpoor´, town, capital of Papua (Indonesian New Guinea), Indonesia. A regional trade center and seaport, it is on…

Eureka

(Encyclopedia) Eureka yoor´k, port city (1990 pop. 27,025), seat of Humboldt co., NW Calif., on Humboldt Bay; inc. 1856. Lumbering, fishing, tourism, and dairying are all important to its economy…

Papua

(Encyclopedia) Papua pp´oo, –yoo or Irian Jayar´än j´y, province (2014 est pop. 3,486,000), 123,180 sq mi (319,036 sq km), Indonesia. Comprising most of the western half of New Guinea and a…