Quantcast

Latest Geography of the United States Stories

2014-10-21 23:13:08

Coal public awareness campaign, Huntington Banks team up for 'Recognition Night' for WVU Trauma Center Morgantown, WV (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Remember The Miners, the not-for-profit public awareness campaign whose mission is to tell the story of the men and women of the coal industry, partnered with Huntington Banks of West Virginia to sponsor the 5th Annual Night of Recognition of the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center at West Virginia University. Each year, the highly skilled...

2014-10-21 23:11:53

Starting on Monday, Oct. 20, over 650 people will be in Duluth, Minn., talking about tools for controlling invasive species at the Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference. The tools are as basic as leather gloves and fire and as high-tech as bubble fences and Judas fish that betray the location of their invasive kin via GPS implants. Duluth, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Private landowners, county staff, academics and federal resource managers, alike, are attending the three-day...

2014-10-21 23:10:00

Document Technologies of Arizona is pleased to announce that more technology vendors have joined their semiannual Technology Open House. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Document Technologies of Arizona is pleased to announce that more technology vendors have joined their semiannual Technology Open House. Local businesses and office personnel are invited to its semiannual open house to learn about the latest in office technology services and equipment and meet the Document Technologies...

2014-10-21 23:05:28

The Storage Loft, formerly known as Urban Storage changed ownership in September 2014 and is now operating under a new name, with a new look, new offerings, and a whole new team. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 The Storage Loft, a self-storage facility in downtown Omaha, has re-opened their doors as the first of several businesses that will be operating out of the building located at 1215 Leavenworth Street. Omaha Native and businessman, Tony Regier, leads the restoration and...

2014-10-21 23:03:35

The Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration Valencia County, NM (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 On Saturday, October 25, 2014, Youth Development Inc. (YDI) Valencia Division, in collaboration with Valencia County Juvenile Justice Board and the Village of Los Lunas, will present its eighth annual family health and fitness fair ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®. This event promotes Hispanic family physical activity and good nutrition for...

2014-10-21 23:03:09

Live Entertainment Ticket Company benefits both Pittsburghers and local cultural venues. Pittsburgh, Pa., (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 For more than four million people, Goldstar (http://www.goldstar.com) is the first place to go to find something fun to do. And now the people of Pittsburgh can get in on the fun. The company that gets everyone going out more often has set an official launch date for the Steel City: Monday, October 20. “Pittsburgh has such a vibrant and dynamic cultural...

2014-10-21 23:01:39

Eric Drooff named new president of Hayward Baker. The leading North American geotechnical construction firm announced other management appointments as well. Hanover, Maryland (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Hayward Baker Inc. (HB), North America’s leader in geotechnical construction, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new president, along with several other senior leadership staff appointments. Eric Drooff has been named the sixth president of Hayward Baker. Drooff, hired by HB in...

2014-10-21 16:30:52

Contribution is part of the nearly $12.5 million AT&T Aspire local impact initiative supporting best-of-best organizations across U.S. BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For 200 high school students in Baton Rouge and surrounding parishes, this school year will mean a strong focus on providing students with the academic and social support necessary to succeed in school, the workforce, and in life. In addition, another 20 teens that have already dropped out of school will...

2014-10-21 16:29:56

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Klyde Warren Park, a 5.2-acre deck park built over the recessed Woodall Rodgers Freeway in Dallas, Texas, has received national recognition as the winner of the 2014 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Urban Open Space Award. The announcement of the award selection, an annual tribute of successful large- and small-scale public spaces that have socially enriched and revitalized the economy of their surrounding communities, was made today at the ULI...

2014-10-21 16:21:44

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alaska Railroad is launching special midweek Aurora Winter Train departures starting on February 24 and continuing weekly through March 18. In addition to its regularly scheduled Saturday northbound and Sunday southbound services, the train will also head north from Anchorage to Fairbanks on Tuesdays and back south on Wednesdays. This midweek service conveniently coincides with most Alaska school spring breaks, as well as a number...


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...

More Articles (79 articles) »
Word of the Day
ramage
  • Boughs or branches.
  • Warbling of birds in trees.
Related