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2014-12-22 12:24:02

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Wynn's ShowStoppers celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, Dec. 20 inside the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas.

2014-12-22 08:23:50

Merger to Form Leading Destination Resort Company, Maintains Full Domestic Network & Total Rewards LAS VEGAS, Dec.

2014-12-18 23:10:08

The Digital Concierge Finds Local Professionals in 90 Seconds and Connects Them to Consumers by Phone North Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) December 18, 2014

2014-12-18 20:21:39

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The countdown is on. 2015 is right around the corner and in the Entertainment Capital of the World, there's no shortage of ways to celebrate.

2014-12-17 23:04:05

Bitcoin continues to expand in Vegas as Coin Cloud opens a BitAccess bitcoin ATM in tech-centric Downtown Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 17, 2014

2014-12-15 16:22:57

Registration Opens January 5, 2015 for October 3-4, 2015 Event BOSTON, Dec.

2014-12-13 20:20:38

High Roller Wedding Packages Now Available Year-Round for Couples Seeking an Unforgettable Adventure LAS VEGAS, Dec.

2014-12-12 12:24:07

First Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Reno and Sparks WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec.

2014-12-11 12:26:44

States Challenged to Join Florida in Reducing Youth Smoking to Record Low WASHINGTON, Dec.

2014-12-11 12:23:36

Special package from Las Vegas hotels includes deluxe accommodations, two adult tickets to popular attraction LAS VEGAS, Dec.


Latest Nevada Reference Libraries

Eldorado National Forest
2013-12-24 11:56:03

Eldorado National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in the central Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in eastern California. The majority of the forest lies in El Dorado County. The forest lies in Amador, Alpine, and Placer counties in California; and Douglas County in Nevada with 78 acres. The forest is bordered on the north by the Tahoe National Forest, on the east by the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, on the southeast by the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and to the south by...

Tahoe Tessie
2013-09-17 13:30:17

Tahoe Tessie is a creature that reportedly inhabits North America’s largest alpine lake, Lake Tahoe, which is located in two states, Nevada and California, and has depths up to 1,645 feet. Stories of the creature date back to the mid-1800s told by the Washoe and Paiute tribes. They claimed Tessie lives in an underwater tunnel beneath Cave Rock. Witnesses of the creature state varying descriptions. The length ranges from ten to eighty feet long. It has a large serpent-like body with a...

Great Basin National Park
2013-04-17 17:12:12

Great Basin National Park is located in Nevada in the United States. The park holds 77,180 acres of land in the arid mountainous area between the Wasatch Mountains and Sierra Nevada mountain range, known as the Great Basin. It is located in the east central portion of Nevada about 290 miles from Las Vegas. In 1922, President Warren G. Harding established the area around and within the Lehman Caves, a popular tourist attraction, as a national monument and in 1986, the area was merged with...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 13:18:39

Fallon Nevada is located on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain which has a huge impact in the type of weather in the region and is more of an arid type pattern. Temperatures for Fallon NV: December and January mark the coldest months in the area with average temps around 20-40F. February through March temps warm into the average of 30-50 increasing to 60 by March. April is a mild month with temps in the 40-60 range on average. May and June the average temps warm to 50-70...

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
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