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Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau announces four Chimpanzee Discovery Day events and two festivals to be held at National Chimpanzee Sanctuary in 2015 Keithville,
Southern Scripts, a Louisiana-based Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) with national reach, celebrates four years as the state’s only locally-owned business of its kind.
MONTGOMERY, Ala., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To listen to the leaders of Louisiana's solar industry, continued pro-solar subsidies are necessary to shield customers from sky-high
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adding cyber engineering as a new Jump Start pathway to graduation in Louisiana public high schools will increase awareness of
NEW ORLEANS, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) announced today that Joseph M.
Centre Technologies launches Kathy Pace Technology Scholarship to honor CEO's late mother, Kathy Pace.
BATON ROUGE, La., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announced today that it is streamlining its portfolio of mineral flame retardant products and refocusing its
State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives WASHINGTON, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids in Louisiana will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 18 and the days before
Study Seen as Incomplete and Unfocused, Manner of Release Called into Question BATON ROUGE, La., March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Louisiana Solar Industry responded today to release of an
Bipartisan, Compromise Bill Builds Upon Key Accomplishments of 2013 Legislation WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) President
Kisatchie National Forest is located in northern areas of Louisiana and is the only national forest in that state. This national forest was established in 1930 by Hoover, thanks to the influence of Caroline Dormon, a preservationist and botanist, and the Louisiana Forestry Department. It is separated into five ranger districts known as Calcasieu, Caney, Catahoula, Kisatchie and Winn districts and protects the Kisatchie Hills Wilderness. The Calcasieu district is located in the southern...
Onshore flow describes the movement of any weather feature moving towards the shore. The most common weather features that are affiliated with onshore flow are Hurricanes and the daily sea breeze. What happens with a hurricane is the Northeast side of the storm will produce winds out of the Southeast to South which will force the ocean water (Storm Surge) towards the coast along with all the extensive precipitation shields. Another feature is known as the Sea breeze. The sea breeze happens...
Symbol: VILU Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, KS, LA, MO, MS, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division ...
Symbol: VILUL2 Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Vine Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: VIEX Vicia exigua Nutt. VILEO2 Vicia leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray var. occidentalis Shinners VILUL3 Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. laxiflora Shinners VILUL8 Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. ludoviciana vetch VILUT Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. texana (Torr. & A. Gray)...
Symbol: TRLU2 Group: Monocot Family: Liliaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:LA, MS Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class ...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).