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2015-04-01 16:23:36

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Clean Energy, an independent renewable energy company, is pleased to announce it has reached financial close of a $397 million construction

2015-04-01 12:23:54

Federal Highway & Bridge Funding Facing May 31 Deadline WASHINGTON, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An analysis of the recently-released 2014 U.S.

2015-04-01 08:30:41

Growth Driven by 81% Increase in Enrollment, 169% Increase in Revenue Year-Over-Year LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Catasys, Inc.

2015-03-31 16:24:49

ATLANTA, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced an agreement to acquire the company's largest renewable electric generating plant and first

2015-03-30 16:24:50

TULSA, Okla., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 19(th) International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Information and Data Management is an annual conference and exhibition serving

2015-03-30 12:24:21

TULSA, Okla., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell Corporation, a diversified global media and information company, announced today that it will publish Oil, Gas & Petrochem Equipment

2015-03-27 00:21:05

LAWTON, Okla., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Comanche Nation Entertainment, formerly Comanche Nation Casinos, is

2015-03-26 16:22:21

OKLAHOMA CITY, March, 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The U-Haul Companies of Oklahoma City and Tulsa are offering 30 days of free self-storage

2015-03-26 08:39:19

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Insight School of Oklahoma (ISOK), a tuition-free, online public school serving students in grades 7-12, announced today it

2015-03-24 08:40:34

A network of partners will bring web-based civic education to students statewide WASHINGTON and OKLAHOMA CITY, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EverFi, Inc., the leading critical skills


Latest Oklahoma Reference Libraries

Ouachita National Forest
2013-12-24 11:17:49

Ouachita National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in eastern areas of Oklahoma and western areas of Arkansas. This forest holds 1,784,457 acres and is the oldest national forest in the southern portion of the United States. This forest holds six designated wilderness areas including Black Fork Mountain Wilderness and Flatside Wilderness. This forest extends through fifteen counties including Le Flore County in Oklahoma and Logan and Yell counties in Arkansas....

Flint Hills
2013-04-19 14:38:33

The Flint Hills, known historically as Bluestern Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a group of hills located in eastern Kansas reaching into north central Oklahoma, extending from Marshall County and Washington County in Kansas in the north to Cowley County, Kansas and Osage and Kay counties in Oklahoma towards the south. The people of Oklahoma usually refer to the same geologic formation as the Osage Hills or “The Osage”. The Flint Hills are designated as a unique ecoregion due to it...

High Plains (United States)
2013-04-18 22:49:08

The High Plains are a sub region of the Great Plains mainly in the Western United States, but also partially in the Midwest states of Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota, generally ecompassing the western portion of the Great Plains before the region reaches the Rocky Mountains. The High Plains are located in southeastern Wyoming, southwestern South Dakota, eastern Colorado, western Nebraska, eastern New Mexico, western Kansas, northwestern Texas and western Oklahoma. They rise in elevation...

A Cold Front On The Weather Map
2012-06-18 21:09:52

Looking at our weather map above we can see a cold front moving through the states of Oklahoma and Kansas. The major thing about a cold front is the weather it can bring with it. The eastern side of the cold front provides two chances to receive precipitation. The first one is known as a squall line which usually forms some 50-150 miles ahead of the cold front. The squall line can be responsible for bringing severe weather in the form of super-cell thunderstorms. The second part...

2012-06-18 07:33:03

Symbol: CAOK Group: Monocot Family: Cyperaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N Synonyms:   CASTO Carex stipata Muhl. ex Willd. var. oklahomensis (Mack.) Gleason Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:KS, MO, MS, TN, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision  ...

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