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2015-04-23 16:20:38

Non-stop services to four different cities in four different countries will begin operating in November 2015 MANCHESTER, England, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-21 12:22:43

Travelers can now book online using CheapAir.com to fly direct from Miami, NYC, and Tampa to six cities in Cuba CALABASAS, Calif., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-04-16 08:29:02

Senior Journalist to Provide Additional On-the-Ground Reporting SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Reorg Research, the leader in distressed debt research, analysis

2015-04-15 23:10:24

In these last months we have seen that domestic violence and assault numbers have increased dramatically, also several shootings have taken place in our neighborhoods.

2015-04-14 23:06:59

Staff at Vast Bridges Choose Favorite Projects to Support JACKSONVILLE, FLA (PRWEB) April 14, 2015 Vast Bridges awarded $7500 to five One Spark projects

2015-04-13 23:09:46

The Jacksonville community is invited to join the celebration, meet the staff and talk with other families while “indulging in chocolate bliss” Jacksonville,

2015-04-11 23:01:28

The Lodge at Chaa Creek reports that a recent National Geographic article highlights a growing new trend in Belize tourism - more and more travellers are choosing to explore the little country’s

2015-04-10 12:32:51

Terps Nab Top Honors for Second Consecutive Year WASHINGTON, April 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team representing the University of Maryland has taken top honors in the 2015 Urban

2015-04-09 16:24:55

Hit3001.com, first business reality show in Puerto Rico, with the collaboration of Puerto Rico TV, Telemundo and the EDCD SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Next


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El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

Central forest-grasslands transition
2013-04-19 18:13:27

The Central forest-grasslands transition are a prairie ecoregion of the central United States, a portion of the North American Great Plains. This is a great area that covers 157,000 square miles from central Illinois through the majority of Missouri, eastern Kansas, Oklahoma and into Texas. This region was conventionally a mixture of woodland and tall grass prairie, which as the soil is made up of highly fertile mollisols; most of the region has been transformed to farmland. The rainfall...

Montana Valey And Foothill Grasslands
2013-04-19 14:34:54

The Montana Valley and Foothill grasslands are an ecoregion of northwestern North America within the northern United States and Canada. This area is made up of rolling grassy hills and river valleys of the Rocky Mountains foothills within the US state of Montana and the Canadian province of Alberta. The area largely consists of the Rocky Mountain Front, where the Great Plains rise to meet with the Rockies, and is therefore close to the Continental Divide. The foothills are drained by the...

Aspen Parkland
2013-04-18 22:46:28

Aspen parkland is a reference to a very large area of transitional biome between prairie and boreal forest in two sections; the Peace River Country of northwestern Alberta that crosses the border into British Columbia, and a much larger area stretching from central Alberta, all across central Saskatchewan to south-central Manitoba near the US border. Aspen parkland is made up of groves of aspen poplars and spruce interspersed with areas of prairie grasslands, also intersected by large stream...

Gulf of Mexico
2013-04-18 13:40:55

The Gulf of Mexico is an ocean basin that is largely surrounded by the continent North America and the island of Cuba. It’s bordered on the northeast, north, and northwest by the Gulf Coast of the United States, towards the southwest and south by Mexico, and towards the southeast by Cuba. It’s often referred to as the “Third Coast” in Texas and Louisiana, in comparison with the U.S. Pacific and Atlantic Coasts. The shape of its basin is more or less, an oval and is about 1,500...

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