Quantcast

Latest Oregon Stories

2015-04-16 12:31:53

Android HD Version for Touch-screens Offers A Host of New Features MEDFORD, Ore., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilobyte Games, LLC today announced a new, Android operating system version

2015-04-16 12:24:55

PORTLAND, Oregon, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Refining Industry Outlook in North America to 2019 - Capacity and Capital Expenditure Forecasts with Details of All Operating

2015-04-16 08:33:17

PORTLAND, Oregon, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research, titled, "Global Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) Market - Size, Industry Analysis,

2015-04-16 08:32:17

Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Movassaghi strives to create positive change in the Northwest and beyond. EUGENE, Ore., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr.

2015-04-16 08:29:14

BEIJING, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The IAAF's crown jewel of track and field, the World Championships, will be held in the United States for the first time in 2021.

2015-04-15 23:07:15

The Math Learning Center's growing collection of free apps reflects its commitment to inquiry-based learning using effective instructional strategies and practices supported by research now

2015-04-15 23:04:00

Intacct and Microsoft partner becomes more active in Montana to deliver cloud financials and project accounting to small-to-midsize businesses in the region Portland,

2015-04-15 12:30:33

Leading Physical Therapy Experts to Provide Coaching for Outpatient Therapists, Administrators, and Rehabilitation Owners on Best Practices in the Industry; Inaugural Empower Event is in Los Angeles

2015-04-15 08:26:17

PORTLAND, Oregon, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Update 2014 - Global Market Size, Trends, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2025

2015-04-14 23:08:07

Company showcases how institutions such as The Courtauld Institute of Art and the Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge use Digital Asset Management to integrate with Collection Management


Latest Oregon Reference Libraries

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
2014-07-31 08:39:40

Wallowa–Whitman National Forest is a national forest that is located in the states of Idaho and Oregon in the United States. It contains 2,392,508 acres of land that was once inhabited by the Nez Perce people in 1400 CE and would later become home to the Joseph Band of the same tribe. Later, other tribes inhabited the area including the Shoshone, Bannock, and Cayuse tribes and Europeans would settle there in 1860. President Theodore Roosevelt established the Chesnimnus Reserve and the...

Willamette National Forest
2014-07-31 08:27:52

Willamette National Forest is a national forest that is located in the state of Oregon in the United States. It can be found in the central section of the Cascade Range and holds 1,678,031 acres, of which over 380,000 acres comprise eight designated wilderness areas. This forest first began its life as the Cascade Forest Reserve, which was established by President Grover Cleveland as a reaction to public protests to protect the Cascade Mountains in 1893. At this time, the reserve extended...

Oregon Grape, Mahonia aquifolium
2014-01-12 09:53:18

Mahonia aquifolium is a species of flowering plant from the family Berberidaceae. The plant may also be referred to as the Oregon grape. It is an evergreen shrub and typically blooms in early spring. M. aquifolium can grow up to 3 feet tall and 5 feet wide. It has pinnate leaves that measure up to 12 inches. Each leaf is made up of spiny leaflets. The leaves have a leathery appearance that resembles holly, while the stems have a thick, cork-like appearance. The flowers of the plant grow in...

Deschutes National Forest
2013-12-24 12:04:50

The Deschutes National Forest is a United States National Forest that is located in some parts of Deschutes, Klamath, Lake, and Jefferson counties in central Oregon. It makes up 1.8 million acres along the eastern side of the Cascade Mountains. In 1908, the Deschutes National Forest was established from some parts of the Blue Mountains, Cascade, and Fremont National Forests. In the year 1911, some parts of the Deschutes National Forest were split off to create the Ochoco and Paulina National...

More Articles (52 articles) »
Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.