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2015-04-22 08:23:48

READING, Pa., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics were among the companies that celebrated

2015-04-21 23:03:50

Largest and Oldest U.S. Track and Field Competition Introduces First Official Social Messaging App Philadelphia, Pa.

2015-04-21 16:27:02

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of Governor Wolf's 2015-16 budget proposal, the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) announced today that it is seeking

2015-04-21 16:22:49

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the first time, blacklegged (deer) ticks have now been observed in all 67 counties of Pennsylvania, according to researchers at

2015-04-21 16:21:40

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting this month, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) vehicles at seven state parks and one state forest will be serviced

2015-04-21 12:24:42

Company continues its commitment to sustainability ALTOONA, Pa., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheetz announced today its continued commitment to sustainability.

2015-04-20 16:28:08

Hearing Will Also Cover Highmark's Financial Condition & Operation of Integrated Health Care Delivery Network HARRISBURG, Pa., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Acting Insurance

2015-04-20 16:27:40

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This month the Department of Human Services (DHS) begins a program for implementing the Adult Protective Services (APS) Law, which

2015-04-20 16:27:13

Center houses first-of-its-scale telegenomics program, autism & developmental medicine clinic FORTY FORT, Pa., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Geisinger Health System formally

2015-04-20 16:23:19

April Marks the Eighth Annual National Safe Digging Month READING, Pa., April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With homeowners and businesses tackling spring and summer projects, FirstEnergy


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Allegheny National Forest
2013-10-30 09:24:27

The Allegheny National Forest is a National Forest that can be found in northwestern Pennsylvania. The forest covers 513,175 acres of land. In the forest is the Kinzua Dam, which impounds the Allegheny River to create Allegheny Reservoir. The administrative headquarters for the Allegheny National Forest can be found in Warren. It has two ranger stations, one in Bradford, McKean County and one in Marienville, Forest County. The forest lies in the heart of Pennsylvania’s oil and gas...

2012-06-14 08:07:31

Symbol: USPE Group: Lichen Family: Parmeliaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Parmeliaceae Genus   Usnea Dill. ex Adans. – beard lichen Species   Usnea pensylvanica Mot. – Pennsylvania beard lichen

2012-06-14 09:31:34

Symbol: SPPE6 Group: Moss Family: Splachnaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   TEPE3 Tetraplodon pennsylvanicum (Brid.) Sayre Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Bryopsida – True mosses Subclass   Bryidae Order   Funariales Family   Splachnaceae Genus   Splachnum Hedw....

2012-06-14 10:58:32

Symbol: RUPE3 Group: Dicot Family: Rosaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Synonyms:   RUAB2 Rubus abactus L.H. Bailey Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CT, DC, IL, IN, KY, MA, ME, MI, MN, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT, WV Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular...

rape2_001_pvd
2012-06-14 11:36:19

Symbol: RAPE2 Group: Dicot Family: Ranunculaceae Duration: Annual Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N AK    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AK, AZ, CT, DC, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom  ...

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chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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