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perth canyon
2015-03-25 12:57:54

Off the coast of Western Australia is Perth Canyon, a massive geographical formation the size of the Grand Canyon. Perth Canyon sits far under the surface of the Pacific and it hadn’t been thoroughly explored until this month.

2015-03-23 16:28:15

CASA GRANDE, Ariz., March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For a second year in a row, Banner Casa Grande Medical Center has been recognized by Becker's Hospital Review 2015, as a 150 Great Places to

2015-03-16 08:37:47

Industry leader in cross-channel software, Phoenix broadens Diebold's capabilities -- maximizing the company's branch automation solutions around the globe NORTH CANTON, Ohio,

2015-03-08 23:01:14

To celebrate her illuminating account in the midst of such treachery, Scottsdale Community College will host the "Hélène Berr, A Stolen Life" exhibition from Feb.

2015-03-05 23:01:41

The Maricopa Community Colleges add $7.3 billion in various kinds of income to the Arizona economy each year, according to a research report released today. Tempe,

2015-03-03 23:03:43

This is the second consecutive year the Phoenix division has been recognized as the top production builder in the state. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) March 03,

2015-03-03 08:22:50

Progressive Leader in the Service Contract Industry MIAMI, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2015 Phoenix American Warranty Company, Inc.

2015-02-28 23:03:44

Dorka Nsagane chose to pursue a career in nursing because of a long desire to care for others.

2015-02-25 16:22:12

Report Highlights Hudbay's Dismal Track Record and Threats to Southern Arizona TUCSON, Ariz., Feb.

2015-02-24 23:13:01

Parker & Sons, Inc., a forward-looking and progressive home services contractor in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area announces record demand in Phoenix for water softener installation


Latest Geography of Arizona Reference Libraries

Prescott National Forest
2013-12-30 12:34:28

The Prescott National Forest is a 1.25 million acre United States National Forest that is located in north central Arizona within the vicinity of Prescott. The forest can be found in the mountains southwest of Flagstaff and north of Phoenix in Yavapai County, with a minute portion stretching into southwestern Coconino County. The administrative offices are located in Prescott and the local ranger district offices are located in Chino Valley, Camp Verde, and Prescott. This forest includes Lynx...

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2013-11-01 16:08:30

Kaibab National Forest is located in Arizona and borders the Grand Canyon in the north and south. It was established in 1909 and is separated into two areas known as the North Kaibab Ranger District and the South Kaibab Ranger District. The Grand Canyon forms a natural boundary between the two districts, which make up about 1.6 million acres of land. The elevations in the forest vary between 5,500 feet and 10,418 feet. This national forest holds four designated wilderness areas including...

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
2013-11-01 09:56:20

The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest is a 2.76 million acre United States National Forest which runs along the Mogollon Rim and the White Mountains in east-central Arizona and extending into the U.S. state of New Mexico. Both forests are managed as one unit by USDA Forest Service from the forest headquarters in Springerville, Arizona. It has over 400 species of wildlife. With its high elevation and cool summer breezes, it is a popular weekend destination from the hot desert for Phoenix,...

Coconino National Forest
2013-10-15 09:37:43

Coconino National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Arizona in the United States. This national forest contains 1.856-million acres of land and is separated into three districts, known as the Flagstaff District, the Red Rock District, and the Mogollon Rim District. All of which differ in geography and environment. It surrounds the cities of Flagstaff and Sedona and is bordered by four different national forests, including Tonto National Forest along the southern...

Mogollon Monster
2013-09-27 09:52:25

The Mogollon Monster is a Bigfoot-type creature claimed to inhabit central and eastern Arizona along the Mogollon Rim. It is said to be nocturnal and omnivorous and very territorial. It walks with wide strides leaving 22-inch footprints. The creature has also been alleged to mimic birds, coyotes, and other wildlife, and will also make whistling sounds. It builds its nest out of pine needles, twigs, and leaves. It is also said that it will throw stones from a hidden location. Its feeding...

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