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  City of Elk River History
Elk River is situated in this terminal moraine, which is the reason why gravel mining is so prevalent within the city and much of the area is not considered good farmland.
Elk River is located on the edge, between the woods and the prairie.
Elk River is the fastest growing community in the fastest growing county per capita in the state.
www.elkriverchamber.org /City_of_Elk_River_History.htm   (1552 words)

 Elk River, BC
The river is a delight for fly fishers who enjoy free rising trout, but there are some huge bull trout that will provide an exciting trophy for the lucky angler who hooks one.
Most of the lower river is bordered by private farms and there's little in the way of camping near the river.
Downstream from Sparwood the Elk River is suitable for all types of craft.
www.bcadventure.com /ianforbes/elk/elk.phtml   (1127 words)

The renewable energy classification recognizes that the Elk River Station is environmentally safe and beneficial to the residents of Minnesota by converting a waste material into electrical energy.
The Elk River Station – as a waste-to-energy facility – is highly regulated.
To help meet those stringent regulations, the Elk River Station uses an efficient combustion process which is designed to prevent the formation of dioxins in the combustion process.
www.greatriverenergy.com /about/biomass.html   (460 words)

 Elk River Lodge - Fishing in the Canadian Rockies
Staying at the Elk River Lodge is like having your own historic ranch in the Canadian Rockies with countless miles of pristine trout fishing, better than anything in Montana, with views similar to the Swiss Alps.
The gin-clear freestone Elk River offers countless miles of fishing by drift boat or wading straight from the lodge and the only footprints you're likely to see are your own.
You are sure to see herds of elk and deer during your stay with an elk preserve very close to the lodge.
www.elkriverlodge.com   (228 words)

 Elk River, Missouri   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The Elk is a bedrock stream of immense natural beauty and clear, clean water that flows west by northwest through McDonald County to Grand Lake of the Cherokees in northeastern Oklahoma.
While generally unknown to most paddlers, the Elk River and its tributary creeks are fast becoming popular with local boaters, and development of Big Sugar Creek State Park is sure to attract millions of annual visitors in years to come.
As a rule, you can paddle the Elk River just about any time, though flows will be lower and slower in mid-summer and early-fall unless there has been significant local rainfall to charge the springs and keep them feeding fresh water into the river.
southwestpaddler.com /docs/elkmo2.html   (975 words)

 City of Elk River -- History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
To the south of Elk River lies the prairie.
By 1870, the Elk River swelled to a population of 2,050 and became the county seat in 1872.
This innovative source of energy was one factor that helped Elk River receive the designation of "Energy City" by the Minnesota Environmental Initiative in October of 1997.
www.ci.elk-river.mn.us /index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={68AF9151-8E24-4925-8A7B-B06C8DE874CA}   (653 words)

 Structural And Stratigraphic Influences On The Development Of Solution Conduits In The Upper Elk River Valley, West ...
In the Elk River valley, the stratigraphic sequence of limestones and interbedded clastics in the Greenbrier Group influences the placement of cave passages in the limestones.
The carbonate sequence in the upper Elk River valley is a free-flow aquifer with cap­ping and perching beds as described by White (1969).
The elevation of the down­stream terminus of the underground Elk River passage is 692 m (2270 ft).
www.bstorage.com /speleo/Elk   (12586 words)

 Elk River Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Sherburne County, Minnesota
Ideally situated in one of the fastest-growing regions in the state, Elk River is the seat of Sherburne County and a fantastic place to call home.
Home to approximately 18,000 residents, Elk River is one of the prettiest cities in the state with its forested hills, open prairie and scenic location between the Elk and Minnesota rivers.
Traveling through Elk River it becomes apparent that this state truly is the “Land of 10,000 Lakes.” Waterways, ponds and lakes are scattered throughout the region, providing residents ample opportunity to explore the great outdoors.
elk-river-realestate.com   (756 words)

 Elk Valley Properties -- Elk River Club Tour
And while all of Elk River's facilities, from it's unsurpassed Equestrian Center, to the swimming, tennis and Clubhouse offerings that are second to none, it remains the people, the membership and staff of Elk River, that best define the character of the Club.
The Elk River course, in reality, is two separate courses due to the vast difference in the two nine-hole layouts.
Nicklaus is especially proud of Elk River because of it's beauty and the unique combination of short and long holes.
www.elkvalley.com /ertour/index.html   (765 words)

 Elk River Valley Outfitters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Elk River Valley Outfitters offers countless acres of varied terrain including rocky hillsides, fertile agricultural fields, pasture and wooded areas of oaks, cottonwoods and sycamores.
Greg grew up hunting the Elk River Valley, and he has the ability to bring you the hunting experience of a lifetime.
And, because Elk River Valley Outfitters is a private company, they have the ability to be flexible to meet each hunters needs.
www.elkrivervalleyoutfitters.com   (288 words)

 Elk River - West Virginia (WV) Cyclopedia
The drainage basin of the Elk River is located in about the central part of the state, and is long and comparatively narrow, bing some what bow shaped.
It is bounded on the east and north by the Little Kanawha River, Tygart River, and Cheat River basins, and on the south and west by the Gauley and Greenbrier rivers.
The Elk River was an invaluable means of transporting large rafts of logs and crossties, as well as large freight canoes, to the river's mouth at Charleston, WV during the 1800's and early-1900's.
www.wvexp.com /index.php/Elk_River   (259 words)

 Elk River, Minnesota - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elk River is a city in Sherburne County, Minnesota, about 34 miles northwest of Minneapolis.
It is situated at the confluence of the Mississippi and Elk Rivers.
The city of Elk River is a busy city when it comes to traffic, particularly on weekends in the summer and fall as vacationers and hunters head north to their cabins.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Elk_River,_Minnesota   (612 words)

 ELK RIVER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
With the closure of Elk River's 80 year-old school (and school/community library) in 1990, the Elk River Free Library district was established on November 6, 1990.
The building was originally built as a law enforcement office and a section of the building is still used for the resident Clearwater County Deputy's office.
Elk River is located 50 miles north of Moscow, ID and has a population of approximately 140 residents.
www.lili.org /clearwater/elkriver.html   (95 words)

 Elk River Canoe Rentals - Welcome to our "Stress Free Zone" on the Elk River in Tennessee
The Elk River is well known to trout and bass fishermen throughout the area.
The river is clean and clear, and the shoreline; a feast for the eyes - with the lushest green you'll ever behold.
Elk River Canoe Logo, photos and original text are Copyright © 2000 by Elk River Canoe Rental, LLC.
www.elkrivercanoes.com   (491 words)

 Elk River Briefs
Frick was recognized for her many hours of volunteer work at the Elk River Library and the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge.
Elk River city officials are looking into what they can do to encourage improvement to a road that runs from Freeport Avenue, past a car wash and back to other businesses along Highway 169 in the vicinity of the old Elk River Mall.
Elk River Mayor Stephanie Klinzing fielded that question during a recent visit to a classroom.
www.erstarnews.com /2006/May/9briefs.html   (683 words)

 Big Elk River
Later Cowskin became known as Elk river because of all the elk in the area.
This makes Elk River one of the best rivers in the area for families with children of those who have never floated before.
Elk River becomes Grand Lake of the Cherokees.
www.heartofhome.net /waterways/elk-river.htm   (892 words)

 Elk Wild and Scenic River, Oregon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The main stem from the confluence of the North and South Forks of the Elk River to Anvil Creek.
The Elk River is in Curry County, approximately three miles north of Port Orford, along the beautiful southern Oregon Coast.
The forest stands surrounding the Elk River may in fact contain one of the largest populations of marbled murrelets in the lower 48 states.
www.nps.gov /rivers/wsr-elk.html   (522 words)

 Elk River fly-fishing guided outfitters service. Fly fish the Elk River and Wigwam River in British Columbia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The Elk River originates from the melting ice off of the glaciers in Elk Lakes Provincial Park.
The small town of Fernie is surrounded by mountains on all sides and is often thought of as an alpine village which is famous for the skiing and the legendary powder.
Westslope Cutthroat are native to the river along with Bull Trout but over the past few years more and more rainbows have been finding their way into the system.
www.flyfishtheelk.com   (2723 words)

 Elk River Fish Hatchery
We produce 325,000 smolts for Elk River, 150,000 smolts for Chetco River, and smaller numbers of smolts as needed for other south coast streams such as the Winchuck and Pistol Rivers and Euchre Creek.
When the rainy season begins, the pond screens are removed and the vigorous smolts are released to the river to begin their amazing journey.
Elk River Fish Hatchery is not the only activity along this Wild and Scenic River.
www.portorfordoregon.com /hatchery.html   (804 words)

 Elk River British Columia Revisited
In the summer of 1997, float traffic on the medium-size Elk River jumped to as high as 30 boats daily from previous highs of 6 boats a day understandably angered many locals, so much so that some resident anglers have called for reducing tourist-angling pressure and others have simply stopped fishing the river.
For the last ten years, I have witnessed the gains the Elk River has made in angling popularity and feel that much of it is for the better for the resources, local businesses, and the fly-fishing community as a whole.
The recent popularity of the Elk River has had a positive impact on the management strategy that the forward-thinking biologists in the East Kootenays introduced in 1998 and that now regulate the Elk River.
www.flyfisherman.com /westerncanada/elkrevisited/index.html   (2692 words)

 History of Elk River
Elk River's future began to decline in 1927, when a newer and bigger saw mill was built at Lewiston, Idaho.
The market provided fresh meat to the local logging camps and the thousands of residents of Elk River during the boom years when Potlatch Sawmill provided employment for most of the town's residents.
For many vacationers, tour groups and hunters, Elk River Lodge and General Store is the place to meet, stay and become part of the friendly family.
www.elkriverlodge.net /history_of_elk_river.htm   (574 words)

 Elk River, Minnesota MN, city profile (Sherburne County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Elk River is a city in Sherburne County, in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul metro area.
The village of Elk River and the township of Elk River consolidated to form the city in 1978.
Median rent in Elk River, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $568.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=21018   (702 words)

 Fly Fishing the Elk River in Fernie, BC with Elk Valley Fly Fishing Adventures
The Elk Valley is situated in the majestic Rocky Mountains of Southeast British Columbia and is home to a number of world class fly fishing rivers and streams.
With strict regulations of single barb-less hooks and catch and release sections on the Elk river and with total catch and release and fly fishing only on the Wigwam river, you are sure to experience some of the best fly fishing of your life.
elk, moose and deer are very plentiful as well as big horn sheep, fl bears, grizzly bears, wolves and cougars.
www.elkvalleyflyfishing.com   (320 words)

 Elk River Station - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elk River Station is an incinerator operating in Elk River, Minnesota that generates 35 to 42 megawatts of electrical power.
Waste arrives from Anoka, Benton, Hennepin, Sherburne, and Stearns counties, and the ash remaining after incineration is taken to a landfill in Becker, Minnesota.
Elk River Station is operated by the Great River Energy cooperative.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Elk_River_Nuclear_Generating_Station   (170 words)

 Elk River News
ELK RIVER Elk River High School: The class of 1986 will hold its 20-year reunion at 5:30 p.m.
The union representing dismissed bus drivers in a labor dispute in the Elk River School District intends to ask a judge to hold the district in contempt of court if the district does not reinstate the drivers...
A Coon Rapids man was stabbed to death Tuesday.Police said shortly after 12:30 p.m., a woman returned to her home in Coon Rapids and saw signs of forced entry, so she called a few friends to enter the house...
www.topix.net /city/elk-river-mn   (781 words)

 Elk River, British Columbia, Fly Fishing
Originating in the Elk Lakes Provincial Park near the Alberta/British Columbia boundary, the Elk River flows south and west 119 miles before pouring into Montana's Libby Reservoir (officially known as Lake Koocanusa).
Throughout its length, the river's West Slope cutthroat-trout population, which had been in decline, has rebounded since the Ministry of Environment, Lands, and Parks designated two stretches (about 12 miles) of the lower river catch-and-release and restricted the entire river to single-hook angling.
In the late spring of 1995, the Elk experienced severe flooding that could have destroyed one or more year classes of cutthroat trout, which spawn in the spring, but it seems the fishery has remained strong.
www.flyfisherman.com /westerncanada/elkoriginal   (1132 words)

 Elk River Canoe Rentals - About Us Information
I always told her that some day we would be the owners of Elk River Canoe Rental.
Elk River Canoe Rentals is a fun and enjoyable recreational business, that the whole family can enjoy!
Offerings for canoe and kayak float trips down the scenic Elk River are available for seven full months out of the year.
www.elkrivercanoes.com /about.htm   (405 words)

 Noel, Missouri - Main Page
It is beautifully situated on the Elk River, and is ringed by timbered Ozark mountains.
Noel is centrally located for canoe trips down the Elk River and its tributaries of Big Sugar Creek and Indian Creek.
Dotted along the banks of the Elk River are lovely, shaded camp grounds and picturesque motels.
www.4noel.com   (240 words)

 Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
The Elk River Hotel helps guests start the day off right with a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast featuring HOT Belgian waffles, hard boiled eggs, bagels, breads, muffins, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, juices, coffee, tea and other choices.
For lunch and dinner, the Elk River Hotel is close to a selection of restaurants, including Applebees and Perkins, both within walking distance of the hotel.
The Elk River Hotel, located 46 miles from Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport, is convenient to the Elk River Country Club, Sand Dunes State Forest, Woodland Trials Park and Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge.
www.countryinns.com /elkrivermn   (408 words)

 Elk River Valley Outfitters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Elk River Valley Outfitters offers private, guided and semi-guided hunts in the heart of Southeast Kansas’; best whitetail habitat.
This combined with the Elk River Valley’s abundant food supply and adequate cover gives Elk River Valley Outfitters’ hunters an outstanding opportunity for deer hunting.
Most of the land hunted by Elk River Valley Outfitters is in Unit 12 of Kansas Deer Management map.
www.elkrivervalleyoutfitters.com /deer.asp   (261 words)

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