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2015-03-26 08:41:37

Conversion Allows for Increased Levels of Automated Transcript Processing NORTHFIELD, Ill., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of North Carolina Wilmington is the first

2015-03-26 08:34:01

LEXINGTON, Massachusetts and CINCINNATI, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center today announced

2015-03-26 08:23:19

- Company's first development center in China opens door to new opportunities with China-based automakers PULANDIAN, China, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber

2015-03-25 20:24:21

NATCHEZ, Miss., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Johnny Hardin's blood pressure rose every time it rained. His leaky roof caused him significant stress and extra work.

2015-03-25 20:22:40

LUBBOCK, Texas, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association (LEPAA) unveiled

2015-03-25 20:22:29

Gloria Estefan, Andrea Bocelli, Barry Gibb, Flo Rida, Wyclef Jean, Jon Secada and Diego Torres to Take the Stage at First North American Hard Rock Rising Global Music Festival ORLANDO,

2015-03-25 12:37:26

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Residences living in Oakland County, Michigan now have a solution for various real estate inquiries and needs.

2015-03-25 12:36:15

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrating exceptional leadership and humanitarianism, CompTIA has recognized IT services pioneer Mike Brogan with the IT

2015-03-25 12:31:47

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla., March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Southeastern University (NSU) President and CEO George L.

2015-03-25 12:27:09

Startup continues expansion around U.S.


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

Shoshone National Forest
2014-07-31 09:55:03

Shoshone National Forest is located in the state of Wyoming. It is comprised of 2,500,000 acres of protected land and is separated into five districts including the Washakie Ranger District and the Greybull Ranger District. It was part of the Yellowstone Timberland Reserve, which was the first national forest in America, but was given its own status as a national forest in 1891. Evidence has shown that Native American tribes have inhabited the lands of the Shoshone National Forest from as...

Sawtooth National Forest
2014-07-31 09:07:15

Sawtooth National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of Idaho. It contains 2,102,461 acres of protected land that is separated into four sections known as the Fairfield Ranger District, the Minidoka Ranger District, the Ketchum Ranger District, and the Sawtooth National Recreation Area. The area was first designated as the Sawtooth Forest Reserve by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1905, but was given its current name and status after several land additions,...

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
2014-07-31 08:39:40

Wallowa–Whitman National Forest is a national forest that is located in the states of Idaho and Oregon in the United States. It contains 2,392,508 acres of land that was once inhabited by the Nez Perce people in 1400 CE and would later become home to the Joseph Band of the same tribe. Later, other tribes inhabited the area including the Shoshone, Bannock, and Cayuse tribes and Europeans would settle there in 1860. President Theodore Roosevelt established the Chesnimnus Reserve and the...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

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...

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honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.