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2014-04-17 23:07:14

Students throughout Washington, DC stepped up to create innovative solutions to improve their local watershed. Out of 13 proposals submitted to the Caring for Our Watersheds competition, supported by Earth Force and sponsored by international agriculture company Agrium, 5 have been selected for a chance to put their proposals into action. Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Students throughout Washington, DC stepped up to create innovative solutions to improve their local watershed. Out...

2014-04-17 23:04:50

Ticket Down announces that Marc Anthony will headline at the following locations in 2014: Allstate Arena Rosemont/Chicago IL, El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso TX, Toyota Center in Houston TX, AT&T Center in San Antonio TX, American Airlines Arena in Miami FL, Amway Center in Orlando FL, Patroit Center in Fairfax VA, Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista/San Diego CA, Jobing.com Arena in Glendale/Phoenix AZ, Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo TX, Concord Pavilion in Concord/Oakland CA,...

2014-04-17 12:26:24

WASHINGTON, Va., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --In 1749, a teenaged surveyor "laid off a town" on the Eastern slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. The 17 year old was working for Lord Fairfax, then Proprietor of much of The Olde Dominion. The village he surveyed has not changed all that much in the ensuing 255 years. But even with an official population of only 134 citizens, the tiny little town in the hills has a whole lot to brag about. For the teenager's...

2014-04-17 12:24:06

BOISE, Idaho, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Directors of IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) today declared a common stock dividend of $.43 per share, payable May 30, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on May 6, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131105/LA10343LOGO Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131105/LA10343LOGO SOURCE IDACORP, Inc.

2014-04-17 08:30:04

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG), the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, announced today that its Board of Directors has named Randy Coleman as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Coleman replaces Larry Hilsheimer, who has left the Company effective immediately and is pursuing other opportunities. "As we look to capture the opportunities in front of us, the Board and I...

2014-04-17 08:25:15

~ Partnership to create new jobs and financial impact in the Danville River District DANVILLE, Va., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Launch Place announced today a $250,000 investment in Raleigh, NC-based SEAL Innovation, Inc., to commercialize SEAL SwimSafe(TM). Utilizing wearable swim bands and state-of-the-art detection technology, SEAL SwimSafe(TM) will help improve swim safety and reduce drowning and injury by alerting guardians of swimmer distress. For this investment, SEAL...

2014-04-17 08:23:57

MIAMI, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetroGas, a minority-Owned, Coral Gables headquartered Energy Company with years of experience in the exploration and transportation of natural gas, has formed a consortium of leading global players to address the energy needs of Florida's global community in Miami-Dade County as it transitions to cleaner and less expensive fuel for its fleet of vehicles. MetroGas has partnered with EMT Madrid, Europe's largest CNG Station Operator. The...

2014-04-16 23:17:23

Kicking Off Couples Season this Fall, Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Announces #DreamingofFSMaui Social Media Vacation Contest Wailea, Maui, HI (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Facebook, Instagram and Twitter lead to jaunts in a classic Porsche Roadster, helicopter tours, Ultimate Dinners and other one-of-a-kind couples adventures. Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea has announced “Dreaming of FS Maui,” a social media contest offering guests an opportunity to enhance their stay at Maui’s...

2014-04-16 23:15:03

JLB, a full service web marketing firm voted Best in Williamson County. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 JLB, today announced that it was recently awarded the Sizzle Award for Williamson County’s (South Nashville) Best Web Development company. The Sizzle Awards, hosted by Southern Exposure Magazine, the Williamson Herald, and Franklinis.com, promotes the annual competition to allow thousands of residents and business owners choose their “favorite” businesses and services in...

2014-04-16 23:14:30

Local entrepreneurs, creatives, students and leaders in the tech community will convene Saturday, April 19th at Maker House for a day long project centered on refocusing the Tucson community on innovation and action. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 The Reboot Tucson Summit Series is a project put forward by local entrepreneurs, students and leaders in the tech community that intends to help refocus the Tucson community on innovation and action. Organized by Maker House and co-sponsored...


Latest Geography of the United States Reference Libraries

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....

Gila National Forest
2013-12-05 14:10:25

The Gila National Forest is a protected national forest in New Mexico in the southwestern United States established in 1905. It covers about 2,710,659 acres of public land, making it the 6th largest National Forest in the continental U.S. The forest also manages the part of Apache National Forest that lies in New Mexico which totals an additional 614,202 acres for a total of 3.3 million acres managed by the Gila National Forest. A portion of the area, the Gila Wilderness and the Blue Range...

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