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  Home Fermenter's Digest May, 1984
By 1868, Charles Fable had cleared the chestnut forest (castanea is the generic name for chestnut in botanical classification) leaving a grove of chestnut trees.
Concurrently the settlement of the town of Castanea was progressing in the Harvey's Gap area.
Business must have been booming for the Castanea Brewery with the expanding railroads, extensive lumber industry, mining, and the claypits which were located adjacent to the brewery; all bringing thirsty workers to the area.
pabreweryhistorians.tripod.com /castanea.htm   (3036 words)

 Vascular Plants Technical Committee
The high number of Pennsylvania Endangered and Threatened plants may be attributable to the geographic position of Pennsylvania straddling a number of physiographic regions and the diversity of habitats found in the state.
Threats to the vascular flora of Pennsylvania are of 2 kinds: those threats that directly affect plants and their habitats and threats that impede study of the flora.
Integrated studies of the flora of Pennsylvania are hampered by the historic division of plant studies among major herbaria in the eastern, western, and central regions, and the lack of coordination among conservation organizations.
alpha.dickinson.edu /prorg/pabs/vascular_plants.htm   (3200 words)

 Castanea News
George Durrwachter, right, who was instrumental in TKE's purchase of the William H. Mayer house in the 1960s, talked about the historical building with TKE brother Scott Kulah this week.
Castanea Township will begin accepting bids for pump station/force main upgrades and sewer line replacement projects starting in March.
The Clinton County Planning Commission approved a plan by Castanea Township to abandon its proposed sewer system holding tank in that community in favor of another concept.
www.topix.net /city/castanea-pa   (453 words)

CHESTNUT--CASTANEA, (Tourn.) L. The genus Castanea comprises 5 species of trees and shrubs with furrowed bark, round branchlets without terminal buds, ring-porous wood which is rich in tannin and durable in contact with the soil.
In Pennsylvania seldom exceeds 20 ft. in height and often is only 3-5 ft. in height.
Pennsylvania is the northern limit of its distribution.
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 Identification of American Chestnut Trees
The name Castanea is believed to come from Kastanea, a city in Pontus, Turkey.
European chestnuts (Castanea sativa) probably originated in southern Russia in the Caucasus Mountains, between the Black and the Caspian Seas.
American chinquapins, Castanea pumila, share the southern part of the range with American chestnut from Pennsylvania south (Figure 1).
www.caes.state.ct.us /FactSheetFiles/PlantPathology/fspp034f.htm   (1140 words)

 Xeric Limestone Prairies of Pennsylvania, The Castanea - Find Articles
Bouteloua curtipendula, the characteristic and dominant graminoid, is the primary indicator species for xeric limestone prairies in Pennsylvania, and its distribution is restricted to dry, south-southwest facing slopes within the valleys of the Ridge and Valley Physiographic Province.
There is great interest among restoration ecologiste in characterizing the presettlement landscape and its flora (Noss 1985), yet widespread habitat loss and degradation make it difficult to discern the distribution of native plant communities before the arrival of European settlers.
Pennsylvania (literally translated "Penns woods") is renowned for its vast and rolling upland forests, yet not all historical accounts describe it as such.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa4060/is_200312/ai_n9303742   (817 words)

 Southern Appalachian Botanical Society   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Castanea: Journal of the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society
The Southern Appalachians - the nonglaciated mountainous areas of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and southwestern New York – form an evolutionary center for native plant diversity for the northern temperate regions of the world.
The long awaited issue of papers associated with the Andre Michaux International Symposium has been published as Castanea: Occasional Papers in Eastern Botany number 2 (details).
www.newberrynet.com /sabs/index.htm   (179 words)

 Castanea, Pennsylvania (PA) population and demographics data - Sperling's BestPlaces
As of 2005, Castanea's population is 1,177 people.
Compared to the rest of the country, Castanea's cost of living is 17.00 % lower than the U.S. average.
The unemployment rate in Castanea is 6.00 percent (U.S. avg.
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 The Descendants of Severini Giuseppe and Meloni Annunziata   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
She was born 7 August 1887 in the village of Platania, Catanzaro Province, Calabria Region, Italy.
She was born 27 March 1911 in Emporium Pennsylvania and died November 1983 in Renovo Pennsylvania.
She was born 10 February 1907 in Castanea, Pennsylvania.
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 Additions to and Noteworthy Records for the Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania Castanea - Find Articles
Fourteen vascular plants taxa not previously documented for Pennsylvania are reported with vouchers for each county of occurrence.
Since the publications of The Vascular Flora of Pennsylvania: annotated checklist and atlas (Rhoads and Klein 1993) and The Plants of Pennsylvania (Rhoads and Block 2000) additional plant collections from throughout the state of Pennsylvania have been made by various staff members and other state and private personnel.
Following the publication of the revision all Pennsylvania specimens were redetermined to be Diarrhena obovata.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa4060/is_200503/ai_n13634748   (746 words)

 Castanea, Pennsylvania PA, township profile (Clinton County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Castanea is a township in Clinton County, in the Lock Haven metro area.
Median rent in Castanea, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $413.
· Immigrants in Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=275470   (667 words)

 Brooklyn Botantic Garden: Plant Records
Barden, L. Size, age, and growth rate of trees in canopy gaps of a cove hardwood forest in the southern Appalachians Castanea 48: 19-23.
Brett, D. The inflorescence of Fagus and Castanea and the evolution of the cupules of the Fagaceae New Phyt.
Kaul, R. Evolution and reproductive biology of inflorescences in Lithocarpus, Castanopsis, Castanea and Quercus (Fagaceae) Ann.
www.bbg.org /cgi/biblio/refquery.cgi?Fagaceae   (13446 words)

It is probable that after more than 200 years of hybridization with both European and Asian chestnuts, the only chestnuts that can be assumed to be pure American are those in virgin forests.
The Allegheny Chinkapin is a small tree or shrub of dry woods, New Jersey and Pennsylvania south to Florida and Texas.
The leaf base is sharply tapered like the American Chestnut; the tip comes to a sharp point but is not elongated, and the leaf is broadest is near the tip, being obovate-lanceolate.
www.mobot.org /plantscience/ResBot/Ches/chkey.htm   (1390 words)

The Castanea Model Train Club, in Castanea, Pennsylvania, is set up in an old train station by the river.
Hyner View State Park is a six-acre park located in Clinton County, Pennsylvania, six miles east of the town of Renovo on Interstate 120.
PENNSYLVANIA- Centralia is in Pennsylvania, on Route 42 in Columbia County.
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 Castanea, Pennsylvania (PA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, ...
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 Common Trees of Pennsylvania - American Chestnut
Formerly the most common and arguably the most valuable tree in Pennsylvania for both its wood and nuts.
It now persists as stump sprouts and small trees due to the chestnut bark disease commonly called chestnut blight.
Chinese chestnut, Castanea mollissima Blume is planted for its 1" nuts.
www.cookforest.com /articles/trees/american-chestnut.cfm   (133 words)

 Chestnut Links
Castanea dentata (Marsh.) Borkh.: Chestnut, at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden
Castanea dentata: American Chestnut from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Castanea sativa illustration from the Liber Herbarium II (Denmark)
www.pnga.net /chestnut2.html   (1148 words)

 CPN Samples
This was in recognition of Tom Darling's lifelong efforts to preserve natural areas and his support of The Nature Conservancy.
Darling's persistent efforts over ten years also helped result in the preservation of Lehigh Pond, one of the most pristine bog habitats in Pennsylvania.
Since its dedication, the Thomas Darling Nature Preserve has been expanded to nine square kilometers (2200 acres) and includes glacial wetlands, peatlands, shrub swamps, acidic fens, marshes, wet meadows, and the state’s largest native spruce, tamarack, and balsam forest.
www.carnivorousplants.org /cpn/samples/Cons274Darling.htm   (866 words)

 Brooklyn Botantic Garden: Plant Records
Cusick, A. Distributional and taxanomic notes on the vascular flora of West Virginia Castanea 51: 56-65.
Koike, T. Effects of CO2 in interaction with temperature and soil fertility on the foliar phenology of alder, birch, and maple seedlings Canad.
Kondratieva-Melville, H. The structure of the embryo and the seedling of Acer platanoides L Bot.
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 Castanea Partners :: Team - Adam Eveloff
Adam joined Castanea in 2004 from Goldman Sachs, where he was an analyst in the Investment Banking Division.
Adam received a BS in Economics, summa cum laude, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Adam is involved as a volunteer mentor with Neighborhood Business Builders, a small business assistance program and serves as a big brother at Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston.
www.castaneapartners.com /pages/team/aeveloff.html   (103 words)

 Job Details: Non-Invasive Cardiology Opportunity - Eastern Pennsylvania - MedHunters
Lock Haven Hospital is aggressively seeking a BC/BE Cardiologist to establish an independent practice in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania.
Lock Haven is located 45 minutes west of Williamsport and 45 minutes east of State College, Pennsylvania (home to Penn State University).
This community is home to Lock Haven State University (student population of 6,500) and is served by Lock Haven Hospital, a 140-bed facility.
www.medhunters.com /job/14340.html   (259 words)

 Warren Abrahamson || Bucknell University
The laboratory is strongly based in the field and focuses on the Pennsylvania flora.
Classification and successional changes of mixed-oak forests at the Mohn Mill area, Pennsylvania.
Long-term trends in annual reproductive output of the scrub hickory: factors influencing variation in size of nut crop.
www.bucknell.edu /x18002.xml   (755 words)

 Article on Castanea
The American Chestnut whose generic name Castanea, has been chosen as the name of this Journal, is primarily a tree of the Appalachian region.
All through the coal-mining sections of Pennsylvania, West Virginia and other states, it was cut for mine props and tipple construction.
"Concerning the species of Castanea in their world-wide distribution, the Index Kewensis describes twenty-five species, some which have later been put into related genera and others thrown into synonymy.
www.newberrynet.com /sabs/History/CastArt.htm   (1396 words)

 Landoltia punctata
The occurrence of Spirodela oligorrhiza in Western Pennsylvania.
The Missouri Department of Conservation, Jefferson City, Missouri, in cooperation with the Missouri Botanical Garden press, St. Louis, Missouri.
Additions to the Flora of South Carolina Castanea 62(3):194-198.
nas.er.usgs.gov /taxgroup/plants/docs/la_punct.html   (1813 words)

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 Restoration of American Chestnut to Forest Lands
Topics discussed at the meeting included policy issues, the current status of chestnut, chestnut ecology, breeding programs, blight resistance technologies, genetic issues, potential impacts on forest ecology, design of restoration programs, and knowledge gaps related to restoration within the National Park System.
The conference ended with half-day workshop facilitated by Dr. James Finley of the School of Forest Resources at The Pennsylvania State University.
PDF - 79 KB Host pathogen interactions in a segregating populations of BC2F2 hybrid Castanea dentata after exposure to hypovirus-containing and hypovirus-free strains of Cryphonectria parasitica
chestnut.cas.psu.edu /nps.htm   (978 words)

 Census 2000 Demographic Profiles
Upper St. Clair township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (0604200379274.pdf)
Lower Mount Bethel township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania (0604209545016.pdf)
Upper Mount Bethel township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania (0604209579184.pdf)
www.pittsburghlive.com /pages/pdf/census   (40 words)

 Castanea Pennsylvania PA Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
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