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2015-04-21 12:24:57

Use of CO2 in Statoil's Bakken hydraulic fracturing operations expected to increase oil recovery while significantly reducing amount of water used. HOUSTON, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/

2015-04-21 12:22:59

MEMPHIS, TN, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CN, North America's Railroad, announced a $100,000 gift to support FedExFamilyHouse, a home-away-from-home for families traveling to Le Bonheur Children's

2015-04-21 08:27:29

Energy Market Customers to Benefit from Expanded Offering NORTH CANTON, Ohio, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Timken Company (NYSE: TKR;

2015-04-21 08:27:10

To Support Blue Jeans Go Green(TM) & A New Orleans Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon NEW YORK, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten years. Ten days. Ten homes.

2015-04-21 00:25:41

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ClickChick Photography, a retail photography studio located in Scottsdale, AZ since 2006, has launched their new website

2015-04-20 23:13:46

Lerner and Rowe Gives Back Foundation announces sponsorship of Maggiano’s Little Italy Scottsdale’s 2nd Annual Casino Night Fundraiser to benefit Make-A-Wish® Foundation of Arizona.

2015-04-20 23:02:07

Ramsey Keller Memorial Founder Kori Keller Ramps up for Year 3 of Fundraising to Pay for Infant Funerals in Montana; May 17th, 2015 Run for Heaven's Sake Set to Bring Baby Loss Families Together

2015-04-20 23:01:42

Take advantage of early bird registration for the 2nd Annual Hilo Triathlon in Hilo, Hawaii, on July 12th. Hilo, Hawaii (PRWEB) April 20, 2015

2015-04-20 23:00:30

Construction has reached completion for the new Augusta Health facility in Stuarts Draft, an independent, nonprofit community hospital with existing facilities in Augusta County, Staunton, and

2015-04-20 20:23:04

HOUSTON, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston Chronicle columnist, Lisa Falkenberg, won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for her impassioned columns on the Alfred Dewayne Brown case


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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