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2015-04-09 12:22:58

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The PennDOT Office of Public-Private Partnerships (P3) today announced that it is accepting unsolicited proposals for transportation

2015-04-08 23:00:46

Prize celebrates leadership and innovation among organizations creating positive social impact Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) April 08, 2015 The Wharton School

2015-04-08 16:23:19

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) today recognized 50 students who participated in the 23rd annual Alcohol Education Poster

2015-04-08 12:23:42

Department releases results of 2012 survey of timber harvested, processed in Pa. HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using recently compiled data as a baseline,

2015-04-08 12:21:34

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With April marking National Donate Life Month, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today reminded driver's license

2015-04-08 08:22:58

FREEPORT, Pa., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Oberg Industries, a full-service contract manufacturer of precision metal components, tooling and stamping assemblies, is pleased to announce that

2015-04-07 16:25:16

Shows Real-Time Stockings, Nearby Streams HARRISBURG, Pa., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today unveiled a new smartphone

2015-04-07 16:24:32

#GreaterThanOne Storytelling and Fundraising Campaign to Showcase Six Lehigh Valley Athletes ALLENTOWN, Pa., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trumpeting those who help dedicated athletes

2015-04-07 16:23:51

Separate Expansion Application Still Under Review WILKES-BARRE, Pa., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today renewed

2015-04-07 12:32:31

Members of Governor Wolfe's Office Appointed as Ex-Officio Board Members to Region's Only Pure Life Sciences Investment Firm PITTSBURGH, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh Life


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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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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.