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2015-04-21 23:10:55

Denver-based urban design and landscape architecture firm Civitas has received a CSLA award in the landscape management category with W Architecture and Landscape Architecture for co-leading the

2015-04-21 23:03:09

Huge projects in terms of revenue for LiDAR as compared to substitute technologies to drive the Middle East and Africa market.

2015-04-21 08:28:25

The National Association Serving Landscape Professionals Launches Renewed Strategic Vision, New Name, to Better Serve Members and Advance the Industry HERNDON, Va., April 21, 2015

2015-04-20 23:06:13

Woolpert, Magnolia River and Quantum Spatial form NAVGeo to provide geospatial services. DAYTON, Ohio (PRWEB) April 20, 2015 The U.S.

2015-04-09 23:04:10

ERDAS IMAGINE to Provide Remote Sensing Analysis and Spatial Modeling Capabilities for Imagery Collected by the PAZ Satellite Norcross, GA (PRWEB) April 09,

2015-04-09 12:23:52

Includes Popular Magellan Features Such as Free Lifetime Maps, Lifetime Traffic Alerts, Branded Highway-Exit POIs, and More SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan, a leader

2015-03-30 23:01:48

IP-S3 unveiled at the SPAR International 3D Measurement and Imaging Conference LIVERMORE, Calif.

2015-03-26 23:14:42

Hexagon Companies Supported Development and Expansion of the ČÚZK Geoportal Norcross, GA (PRWEB) March 25, 2015 Hexagon Geospatial and Intergraph

william smith map
2015-03-24 14:35:32

Geological Society archivists have rediscovered a rare early copy of the map, which Smith called ‘A Delineation of the Strata of England and Wales, with part of Scotland; exhibiting the collieries and mines, the marshes and fen lands originally overflowed by the sea, and the varieties of soil according to the variations in the substrata, illustrated by the most descriptive names'. This version of the map had been lost for many years. Copies have been digitised and made available online in...


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Flower garden
2013-08-21 08:27:49

Flower gardens, used for beautification purposes, contain various flowering plants providing blooms all year long and can be elaborate or simple. Flower gardens come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. Formal flower gardens are planned out and serve as a multi-function garden, such as growing herbs around the border of a flower garden with edible blooms. Shrubs are also used in creating flower gardens suitable for plants requiring shade. A haphazard flower garden is one that is allowed to...

Dusky Pademelon, Thylogale brunii
2013-05-01 15:23:20

The dusky pademelon (Thylogale brunii), also known as the dusky wallaby, is a marsupial that can be found on the Kai and Aru islands, Papua New Guinea, and in the Trans Fly savanna and grasslands ecoregion in Papua Province in Indonesia. It prefers a habitat in both arid and tropical savannahs, forests, shrublands, lowlands, and grasslands. This species was named after its discoverer, Cornelis de Bruijn, and was once commonly known as philander, or “friend of man,” and the Aru Island...

Central and Southern mixed grasslands
2013-04-19 16:42:25

The Central and Southern mixed grasslands are a prairie ecoregion of the central United States, a portion of the North American Great Plains. This is a vast grassland area with few trees running north to south from central Nebraska through central Kansas and western Oklahoma to north central Texas, covering about 282,000 square kilometers. This is a transition zone between the Central tall grasslands and Central forest-grasslands transition ecoregions towards the east and the Western short...

Northern short grasslands
2013-04-18 23:18:40

The Northern short grasslands is only 1 of 867 terrestrial ecoregions defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. This ecoregion includes portions of the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan, and the American Great Plains states of Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The Northern short grasslands have a semi-arid climate, with the annual average precipitation ranging from 270mm to 450mm. The winters here are cold, with an average temperature of 14 degrees...

Northern tall grasslands
2013-04-18 23:14:41

The Northern tall grasslands is only 1 of 867 terrestrial ecoregions defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. This ecoregion largely follows the Red River Valley in the Canadian province of Manitoba and the American states of Minnesota and North Dakota. The grasslands have a humid continental climate with moderate precipitation, normally between 450 and 700 mm. The winters are very cold, with an average temperature of 9.5 degrees Fahrenheit, and the summer are warm with the mean...

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