Quantcast

Latest Geography of Florida Stories

2014-12-18 23:06:56

Campaign aims to raise fire safety awareness in community. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 18, 2014 Shiner Law Group, in collaboration with Delray

2014-12-18 08:34:05

New platform featuring South Florida's luxury real estate news and events now available online MIAMI, Dec.

2014-12-17 23:05:35

Lice Troopers opens new head lice removal clinic in Coral Gables to service Key Biscayne, Kendall, Pinecrest, Coconut Grove and South Miami.

2014-12-17 23:01:31

Tampa Bay Water announced today that it awarded $10,000 grants to Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful for their efforts to protect the sources of the region’s drinking water.

2014-12-17 08:21:06

Automated Gate System Eliminates Delays, Increases Capacity, Enhances Security JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec.

2014-12-16 23:01:04

Today, Bucs players Keith Tandy and Ka’lial Glaud visited pediatric patients and patients recovering on the rehabilitation unit at Florida Hospital Tampa. Tampa,

2014-12-10 12:25:32

New Equifax Data Show Big Gains in Houston, Denver, and Dallas ATLANTA, Dec.

2014-12-04 23:12:12

Presented by VMA, Inc., this award honors QuantumFlo for its leadership in the Volusia County and Flagler County manufacturing community. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB)


Latest Geography of Florida Reference Libraries

Sand Pine, Pinus clausa
2014-04-14 10:28:55

Sand Pine (Pinus clausa) is found along the Florida coasts line mainly the Florida Peninsula from Tampa to Naples on the Gulf Coast and from St. Augustine to Fort Lauderdale on the Atlantic Coast. Some trees can be found in higher elevations of the peninsula from Clay County to Lake Okeechobee. The sand pine grows best in sandy and otherwise unsuitable soil depleted of any nutrients. The sand pine is a short and shrubby tree, which grows to heights of 16-33 feet with some growing to 69...

Ocala National Forest
2014-01-20 10:22:39

Ocala National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Florida. This forest, established in 1908, encompasses 430,447 acres and is the oldest national forest east of the Mississippi River. It holds four designated wilderness areas including Billies Bay Wilderness and Juniper Prairie Wilderness. This forest receives millions of visitors each year, more than any other national forest within Mississippi. Ocala National Forest resides within the Florida sand...

Apalachicola National Forest
2013-11-01 10:37:21

The Apalachicola National Forest is the largest U.S. National Forest within the state of Florida. It encompasses 632,890 acres and is the only national forest located in the Florida Panhandle. The National Forest provides water and land-based outdoors activities such as swimming, hiking, hunting, fishing, horse-back riding, and off-road ATV usage. The forest contains two Wilderness Areas: Bradwell Bay Wilderness Area and Mud Swamp/New River Wilderness. There are also several special...

Biscayne National Park
2013-04-17 23:58:18

Biscayne National Park is located in the southern area of Florida in the United States. The park holds 172,971 acres, of which ninety-five percent consists of water. Native Americans first inhabited the area when water levels were low in the Biscayne Bay. Evidence has been found in the area supporting the inhabitance of other Native Americans, like the Tequesta people, from at least 2,500 years ago. European settlement did not occur in the area until the 19th century, when farmers settled on...

More Articles (4 articles) »
Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.