Quantcast

Latest Protected areas of the United States Stories

2015-04-08 23:08:24

New hiking trail will span 360 miles amid some of world’s most remote and bio-diverse forests naturalist Justin Rohde tells Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder and water advocate Sharon Kleyne.

2015-03-23 23:07:28

Phil Valentine, Executive Director of the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR), began his 6-month trek on the Appalachian Trail on March 19th, 2015.

2014-09-08 23:07:15

California is synonymous with having an endless summer, except to CaliforniaFallColor.com Editor John Poimiroo who declares California as having America's longest and most varied fall color

2014-08-26 12:22:57

The Wilderness Act delivers clean water, fresh air, and billions in recreation revenue to local communities through its designations. WASHINGTON, Aug.

2014-08-09 23:01:43

Eagle Scout and teacher designs new outdoor education board game.

2014-07-12 23:03:28

The executive, log home on 11.25 acres offers 360 panoramic views, and is one of the most envied Lake Roosevelt estates. Seven Bays, WA (PRWEB) July 12, 2014

2014-06-30 23:22:46

CCAR Executive Director Phil Valentine will embark on a half-year long journey up the Appalachian Trail beginning exactly five years after he was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer of the tongue, to

2014-06-03 23:02:25

New Resource from The Wilderness Society Explores the Past, Present, and Future Values of America’s Wild Legacy Washington (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 In

2014-04-23 16:26:33

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum (PHMC) today joins with the historic preservation community across the country in recognizing

2014-03-20 16:23:15

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) has again


Latest Protected areas of the United States Reference Libraries

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

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...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]