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2015-05-20 23:06:46

Abiquiu artist plants garden of delights in latest exhibit Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 Sorrel Sky Gallery will present the sculpture of Abiquiu

2015-05-20 23:03:02

Annual award event in May celebrates the achievements of females in technology Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 20, 2015 The

2015-05-20 16:27:48

DALLAS, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RSP Permian, Inc. ("RSP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RSPP) today announced that its shareholders have elected Kenneth V.

2015-05-20 16:27:40

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) is continuing a longstanding tradition this year by awarding college scholarships to sons and daughters of company employees.

2015-05-20 16:24:04

MADVAPES and ELECTRA VAPOR sponsor the legendary Buffalo Chip Music Festival STURGIS, S.D., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Madvapes and Electra Vapor, two leaders in

cahokia flooding
2015-05-20 15:24:49

What caused the fall of Cahokia? These researchers claim it was due to large-scale floods of the Mississippi River.

2015-05-20 12:24:12

CALGARY, AB, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Energy Board (NEB) is making available a total of $250,000 under its

2015-05-20 12:22:23

Giant tire constructed for 1964-65 World's Fair in New York DETROIT, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Uniroyal Tires today marked the 50(th) anniversary of its famous giant tire landmark in Detroit

2015-05-20 12:21:34

Customer excitement grows for all-new Cadillac CT6 model in Sheboygan SHEBOYGAN, Wis., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cadillac is known for making the most refined and luxurious

2015-05-20 12:20:41

OAKLAND, Calif., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AltCar, the nation's leading forum for green car ride and drive and public education takes place at Oakland City Hall on Thursday May 28 from 10am


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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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