Quantcast

Latest Hospitality Recreation Stories

2015-05-22 16:25:53

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bladensburg WWI Memorial Peace Cross was dedicated in 1925 to honor 49 men from Prince George County, Maryland who fought and died for our country

2015-05-22 16:22:24

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), in partnership with the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, Inc.

2015-05-22 16:22:02

Delta Ski Beach chooses Bullfrog Marina as Number 1 Boat Fuel Supplier STOCKTON, Calif., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The new owners of Bullfrog Marina,

2015-05-22 12:25:35

BERKELEY, Calif., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- An evening with popular children's author Judy Blume and a keynote by Google's Laszlo Bock are just two of the headliners at the

2015-05-22 12:25:07

ANGUILLA, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Viceroy Anguilla kicks it up a notch this summer with special programming in addition to the multitude of incredible, year-round sea and sporting activities.

2015-05-22 12:21:38

Autotrader experts share tips to find the perfect car for long journeys ATLANTA, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day weekend is synonymous with sunshine, family fun

2015-05-22 12:21:24

Orthopaedic surgeons offer safety tips to motorcyclists and motorists ROSEMONT, Ill., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Motorcyclists will be the first to tell you, it's

2015-05-22 08:25:32

Hotel in Charlotte offers guests overnight accommodations with tickets to Carowinds and complimentary breakfast CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers heading to North

2015-05-22 08:24:44

Promotes eye health nutritional awareness with a new e-book ST.

2015-05-22 08:24:15

Diamond Celebration Sparkles with Dazzling Entertainment, Decor, Food; Disneyland Diamond Days Sweepstakes Gives Away Daily Prizes ANAHEIM, Calif., May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Disneyland Resort


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana muscosa
2014-11-18 12:06:30

The Mountain Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana muscosa) is a true frog native to California. They can be found in mountain creeks and lakes, meadow streams, isolated pools, and lake borders. They are usually found near steep-gradient streams of a chaparral belt or other water sources around 1,200 to 7,750 feet above sea level. The Southern Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is endangered and the Sierra Mountain Yellow-legged Frog is threatened. This is a small frog, measuring about 5 to 7.5 centimeters....

Norfolk Horn
2014-10-23 13:55:56

The Norfolk horn, known by many other names including the Old Norfolk, the Blackface Norfolk Horned, and the Norfolk Horned, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in the heathlands of Norfolk, England. Unlike other black-faced sheep breeds, this breed is able to survive in dry and cool conditions. It was popular in its native country until the nineteenth century, during which time more improved breeds the Southdown were introduced. These two breeds were crossbred to develop the...

Orites excelsus
2014-10-13 13:23:35

Orites excelsus is a species of rainforest tree. The species may also be referred to as the Prickly ash, the Mountain silky oak or the White beefwood. This tree is a member of the Proteaceae family. O. excelsus can be found in New South Wales and southeast Queensland. Orites excelsus will typically grow to approximately 100 feet tall. Its trunk is thick with grey or brown bark. Mature leaves become simple and smooth measuring 1.6-7.4 inches and .6-1.8 inches wide. Young leaves are covered...

Lomatia tasmanica
2014-10-07 10:48:37

Lomatia tasmanica is commonly referred to as King's Lomatia. It is a shrub species from Tasmania that belongs to the Proteaceae family. Only one small colony of L. tasmanica is thought to be alive in the wild. L. tasmanica has shiny green leaves and produces pink flowers. It is an unusual plant, being that there is no genetic difference between plants. It is defined as a triploid, which by definition means it contains all 3 chromosomes and is sterile. Reproduction for the plant happens...

Mount Bisoke
2014-10-04 17:51:30

Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...

More Articles (655 articles) »
Word of the Day
logocentrism
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.
Related