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Study Finds Warming Atlantic Temperatures Could Increase Range Of Invasive Species

Ben Sherman, NOAA Warming water temperatures due to climate change could expand the range of many native species of tropical fish, including the invasive and poisonous lionfish, according to a study of 40 species along rocky and artificial...

Latest North Carolina Stories

2014-09-17 23:15:37

Winston-Salem law firm Mike Lewis Attorneys has redesigned and upgraded the firm’s website with a responsive format, focus on user experience and a new information center for workers’ compensation law and claims help. WINSTON-SALEM, NC (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Mike Lewis Attorneys announces the launch of their newly-designed, mobile-friendly legal website. The site, mikelewisattorneys.com, makes critical personal injury information available to residents of North Carolina on any...

2014-09-17 23:12:13

Beckman Coulter, a global leader in laboratory solutions that advances science and healthcare, has renewed its RPO agreement with Personify for an additional three-year term. Cary, N.C. (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Beckman Coulter, a global leader in laboratory solutions that advances science and healthcare, has renewed its agreement with Personify for an additional three-year term. As part of the agreement, Personify will continue to streamline the Beckman Coulter talent acquisition...

2014-09-17 23:04:26

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back ticket prices across the board for Frozen on Ice tickets at the Philips Arena, Nassau Coliseum, Richmond Coliseum, Wells Fargo Center, Giant Center, Bridgestone Arena, Hampton Coliseum, Barclays Center, Izod Center, Prudential Center, Scottrade Center, TD Garden, Patriot Center, United Center and Allstate Arena. This popular ticket reseller has also extended their customer appreciation promo code FROZEN for added savings. New York (PRWEB)...

2014-09-17 12:22:12

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative Solar Systems has just recently received a 15 year purchase power agreement from Duke Energy on the company's IS 41 project, a 48MW(AC) solar farm to be built in North Carolina and be online in late 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140917/146702 Innovative Solar 41 is just one of many utility scale solar farm projects that ISS has in the company's portfolio of projects for sale in 2015. ISS company spokesman, John...

2014-09-17 08:36:39

Newer Eateries Rule the List; Winning Restaurants Span 29 States with California, Oregon, and Pennsylvania Restaurants Making the Strongest Showing and the Cities of Portland and Philadelphia Boasting the Most Honorees SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of our country's progressive food and dining culture, OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is pleased to honor the 2014...

2014-09-17 08:34:38

GREENVILLE, N.C., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Wireless, an exclusive National Premium Retailer for Verizon Wireless, is expanding its market presence. The company acquired fifty new stores, in early September, from Freedom Wireless and Cellular Center, bringing the total number of stores owned by Richard and David Balot to 253. Since the acquisition, A Wireless now has stores in Alabama and Ohio, expanding its reach to 17 states nationwide. A Wireless believes that the 290...

2014-09-16 16:26:31

Partnership Will Provide More Than 300,000 Meals Over Three Years in Charlotte CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Charlotte Hornets announced today that the organization has teamed up with Food Lion on a multi-year, multi-faceted partnership that establishes Food Lion Feeds as the Official Hunger Relief Partner of the Charlotte Hornets. The two organizations tipped off the partnership this afternoon at Highland Renaissance Academy in Charlotte, N.C., by distributing...

2014-09-16 12:30:07

Report covers investments in life science, technology, cleantech and advanced manufacturing companies throughout North Carolina DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED), the largest and oldest entrepreneurial support organization in the country, today released a mid-year update to its annual Innovators Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146314 It showed that in the first half of 2014, North Carolina startups in...

2014-09-16 12:23:03

MOUNT AIRY, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insteel Industries, Inc. (NasdaqGS: IIIN) today announced that its fourth quarter 2014 earnings conference call will be webcast live over the internet on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. ET following the release of the Company's fourth quarter financial results at 6:30 a.m. ET on that same day. The conference call can be accessed on the Company's website at http://investor.insteel.com/events.cfm and will be archived for replay....

2014-09-16 08:26:41

Southern Shores Realty pulls off marketing stunt, #SWAGATTACK, giving away hoards of Frisbees along North Carolina coast OUTER BANKS, N.C., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On a beautiful summer day on the oceanfront in Corolla, North Carolina, Southern Shores Realty employees took to the beach in a massive marketing effort to raise awareness of their business and fun-loving spirit. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140915/146095 Packed by the hundreds, Katlyn Smith,...


Latest North Carolina Reference Libraries

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...

Aptostichus stephencolberti
2014-04-07 14:17:32

Aptostichus stephencolberti is a species of trapdoor spider named after the American satirist Stephen Colbert. The spider was discovered on the coastline of California in 2007. This species can be found on coastal dunes that extend from the Big Sur region to the San Francisco peninsula at Point Lobos and Golden Gate. Compared to the closely related species such as Aptostichus angelinajolieae, Aptostichus stephencolberti is lighter in coloration.  The male holotype and the female paratype...

Banker Horse
2014-04-02 11:37:32

The banker horse is a breed of feral horse that can be found in the Outer Banks area of North Carolina. This breed is a descendant of the Spanish horse and the foundation stock is thought to have been brought to the America’s during the 16th century. It is thought that these horses may have become feral after surviving shipwrecks or after being abandoned during exploration or settlement expeditions. Although these horses roam free, they are not true wild horses because they are descended...

Pisgah National Forest
2014-01-20 10:02:04

Pisgah National Forest is located in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. It’s administered by the United States Forest Service, part of the United States Department of Agriculture. The forest is entirely contained within the boundaries of North Carolina. It is managed together with the other 3 North Carolina National Forests, Nantahala, Croatan, and Uwharrie, from common headquarters that are located in Asheville, North Carolina. The local ranger district offices can be...

Nantahala National Forest
2013-11-21 13:00:00

Nantahala National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in North Carolina. The forest holds 531,270 acres of land and water that is divided into three ranger districts known as The Cheoah Ranger District, the Nantahala Ranger District, and the Tusquitee Ranger District, all of which were named with words from the Cherokee language. The national forest itself was given the name Nantahala, which means "Land of the Noonday Sun" in Cherokee. The Cheoah Ranger District of...

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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'