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2014-07-11 23:01:21

All4 Inc. is excited to announce a presence in Texas through the opening of a Houston air quality consulting office and names Kristin Gordon, PE as the office director. ALL4 provides air quality consulting services to clients across the country to a wide spectrum of industry including petroleum refining, chemical/petrochemical, pulp and paper, electric utility generation, shale gas, automotive, cement, iron and steel, incineration, waste management, secondary lead smelting, lead acid...

2014-07-11 12:23:23

Detroit Lions to Donate Goal Posts DETROIT, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Lions will donate goal posts for Detroit's Cody High School as part of a plan by non-profit Life Remodeled to build a new football field at the school. Construction of the field is major step toward Life Remodeled's goal of renovating the school and its surrounding neighborhood this summer. The Cody Comets' former field sat on the same location as the new field until 2006 when vandalism and lack...

2014-07-11 12:23:15

CHICAGO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last month, Built In Chicago announced the 2014 winners of the Moxie Awards, naming the best of Chicago's digital companies at an award ceremony of 850 attendees. Sixteen companies were honored for their innovation, mentorship, and cultivation of the Chicago tech community. Honorees were celebrated by Built In Chicago's founder, Matt Moog, and CEO, Maria Katris, as well as Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who remarked on the immense success he has witnessed...

2014-07-11 12:22:16

Florida Political and Business Leaders' Support Critical to DeepFlex's Decision HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepFlex announced today the signing of an agreement with Offshore Inland Marine & Services, Inc. (OIMO) to establish a new unbonded flexible pipe manufacturing and qualification testing facility to be located in the Port of Pensacola, Florida. The industrial complex will have direct access to the existing deep water quay-side, which is strategically located for...

2014-07-11 08:22:18

WASHINGTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Yesterday, researchers from 19 land-grant universities received the Western Region Award of Excellence for their collaboration on a multistate water conservation and sustainable microirrigation (MI) project at a ceremony in South Lake Tahoe, Nev. Droughts and water shortages are common problems for farmers in Western region states, but MI systems help farmers irrigate land more efficiently. "To many, the Multistate Research...

2014-07-10 23:11:20

National foundation grant supports CCAT program model for early engagement of the manufacturing workforce pipeline in Groton & New London, CT. East Hartford, CT (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 As part of its efforts to recruit a skilled workforce ready for careers in Connecticut’s advanced manufacturing sector, the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology (CCAT) in East Hartford is partnering with the Eastern Workforce Investment Board (EWIB) to offer the Dream It. Do It. Young...

2014-07-10 23:09:25

Yearly Event Adds Entertainment Options and More Outlandish Competitive Events Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Atlanta Sport and Social Club (ASSC) today announces the return of Atlanta Field Day to the Historic Fourth Ward Park on July 19. In partnership with Creative Loafing and sponsored by Stivers Subaru of Decatur, Shock Top Brewing Co. and 92.9 The Game, the 2nd Annual Field Day will offer attendees ages 18 & over an all-day event comprised of a series of fun and outlandish...

2014-07-10 23:07:11

Wigwam hires new Director of HR. Sheboygan, WI (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Wigwam recently appointed Jill Skarda as the new Director of Human Resources. Jill has worked with many facets of HR including employee relations, recruiting, training, payroll, benefits, talent management, and safety. Jill's education background stems from obtaining an Associate’s degree in Supervisory Management from Lakeshore Technical College and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management from Silver...

2014-07-10 23:02:08

Beach Properties donates $25,000 to the Jarvis Creek Fitness Trail in support of Health and Fitness on Hilton Head Island, SC. Hilton Head Island, SC (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 As part of their initiative to be an Outstanding Community Partner, Beach Properties of Hilton Head announced the donation of $25,000 to the Jarvis Creek Fitness Trail. This donation was used to build the Beach Properties Fitness Pavilion in Jarvis Creek Park on the north end of Hilton Head. The donation came about as...

2014-07-10 23:01:39

This weekend, 101 Mobility Sarasota, 101 Mobility Tampa, and 101 Mobility West Palm Beach will be exhibiting at the 2014 FL State Guardianship Association’s Annual Conference. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 This weekend 101 Mobility Sarasota, 101 Mobility Tampa, and 101 Mobility West Palm Beach will be exhibiting at the 2014 FL State Guardianship Association’s Annual Conference. WHAT: 101 Mobility franchises from across the state of Florida will be attending and presenting...


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
2014-05-27 15:19:19

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an American National Park located in the two states of North Carolina and Tennessee. The Great Smoky Mountains, from which the park received its name, are part of a small section of the Appalachian Mountain chain known as the Blue Ridge Mountains. The park holds 522,419 acres of federally protected land and was established in 1934, although Congress had sanctioned the development of the park in 1926. It is known as the first park to be funded in part...

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
2014-01-20 14:38:41

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in the state of Washington. This forest holds 2,561,454 acres and extends along the Cascade Range to Mount Rainier National Park. The forest is divided into four ranger districts known as the Mt. Baker District, the Darrington Ranger District, the Skykomish Ranger District, and the Snoqualmie Ranger District. Because over half of the population of Washington lives within seventy miles of this forest and...

Deschutes National Forest
2013-12-24 12:04:50

The Deschutes National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in some parts of Deschutes, Klamath, Lake, and Jefferson counties in central Oregon. It makes up 1.8 million acres along the eastern side of the Cascade Mountains. In 1908, the Deschutes National Forest was established from some parts of the Blue Mountains, Cascade, and Fremont National Forests. In the year 1911, some parts of the Deschutes National Forest were split off to create the Ochoco and Paulina National...

Dixie National Forest
2013-12-24 12:00:06

Dixie National Forest is a United States National Forest located in Utah with headquarters located in Cedar City. It takes up 2 million acres and stretches for about 170 miles across southern Utah. As it is the largest national forest in Utah, it straddles the divide between the Great Basin and the Colorado River. It is located in parts of Garfield, Iron, Kane, Wayne, Washington, and Piute counties. The majority of the forest lies in Garfield County. There are local ranger district offices...

Ouachita National Forest
2013-12-24 11:17:49

Ouachita National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in eastern areas of Oklahoma and western areas of Arkansas. This forest holds 1,784,457 acres and is the oldest national forest in the southern portion of the United States. This forest holds six designated wilderness areas including Black Fork Mountain Wilderness and Flatside Wilderness. This forest extends through fifteen counties including Le Flore County in Oklahoma and Logan and Yell counties in Arkansas....

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