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  Onroute Destinations - Green River, Wyoming
The main information center for Green River and Flaming Gorge is located on State Route 530, two miles south of downtown.
Closer to Green River is Firehole Canyon, another fascinating piece of scenery which is north of Black's Fork, featuring pinnacles and chimneys.
This outstanding river area is home to more than 170 species of birds during the year and is a breeding ground for Canada Geese, ducks, teal and sage grouse among others.
www.onroute.com /destinations/wyoming/greenriver.html   (605 words)

  
 Earth Force: Programs: GREEN
GREEN was founded in the early 1980s on the belief that the study and protection of water resources is a unique learning opportunity for young people and is critical to the health of human beings and the environment.
GREEN is a national network of schools and communities working together to meet critical water resource challenges through a combination of environmental education and civic action.
GREEN is the brainchild of Dr. William B. Stapp, Professor Emeritus of Environmental Education from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and the Environment.
www.earthforce.org /green   (294 words)

  
 Green River Inn Bed and Breakfast, Sandgate Vermont Lodging, B&B, VT accommodations, New England,
Green River Inn Bed and Breakfast, Sandgate Vermont Lodging, B&B, VT accommodations, New England,
Bob and Carol invite all who seek to relax, rejuvenate and explore the natural harmony of the mountains, the soothing sounds of the river, the magnificent star filled skies and the beautiful surrounding valley.
Come enjoy the completely refurbished Green River Inn and experience a touch of the past in a true Vermont country setting.
www.greenriverinn.com   (333 words)

  
 Fishing the Green River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Green river, from it's majestic, yet humble beginnings in the Wind River Mountains in Wyoming to it's confluence with the mighty Colorado River, is still a beautiful, inviting slice of nature.
The Green River from Flaming Gorge Dam in Utah to the Colorado State line is the most popular section of river for anglers.
The river currently is one of the best fisheries in the continent and is definitely a world class fishery in every sense of the term.
www.anglerguide.com /articles/305.html   (2009 words)

  
 Green River Formation
If you were able to visit the Green River locality during the Eocene, you would see palms, cat-tails, sycamores, and other familiar plants from North America, but you would also see some that are today more common in, or restricted to, eastern Asia.
The Green River Formation is the site at which the fossil of the oldest known flying mammal was found.
The Green River site is important because it reveals information about the climate during the Eocene and the transitions during the period itself, including the significant faunal change that occurred in North America.
www.ucmp.berkeley.edu /tertiary/eoc/greenriver.html   (1720 words)

  
 Green River, Wyoming (Rivers and Streams)
Green River is also famous for the Green River Basin which has an exciting array of fossilized fish.
The Green River originates in the Wind River Mountains and the Bridger-Teton National Forest of west and central Wyoming.
Inside the Green River and its basin, trona and coal industries are prevalant as well as oil and gas development.
www.ohwy.com /wy/g/greenrvr.htm   (217 words)

  
 Green River Community College International Programs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Green River Community College is a two-year, fully accredited public college located near Seattle, an exciting international city.
Green River Community College is located just 35 minutes south of Seattle in the small, safe city of Auburn.
Green River offers an excellent University Transfer Program, Intensive English Program, and High School Completion as well as personal advising to help you achieve your goals.
www.greenriver.edu /international   (208 words)

  
 ESPN Outdoors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The largest trout caught in the Green River was a 29-pound brown caught in December of 1996.
His book, Utah's Green River, a Fly Fisher's Guide to the Flaming Gorge Tailwater, is packed with information about fishing the Green: what bugs appear when, strategies for fishing from a drift boat, and even a section about the politics of water management at the Green.
Steve Brayton, a biologist with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources said that the purpose of raising the flows on the Green River is to mimic mother nature's springtime snow melt runoff to aid threatened and endangered native fish that live in the Green like the boneytail chubb.
espn.go.com /outdoors/flyfishing/s/ff_fea_Becher_Green_River_UT.html   (2272 words)

  
 Utah History Encyclopedia
Green River, located in Emery County, is a commercial and farming and ranching community situated in a valley where the Green River flows between low banks for several miles between Gray and Labyrinth canyons.
The 105 miles from Salina to Green River represent the longest stretch without services on the entire Interstate highway system, so traveler service industries are quite naturally the town's economic mainstay today.
The population of Green River in 1990 was 744 in Emery County plus an additional 122 across the river in Grand County.
www.media.utah.edu /UHE/g/GREENRIVER.html   (873 words)

  
 Green River
The Green River is a popular choice for white water rafting.
The 100-mile long stretch of river winds peacefully through redrock canyons until the confluence of the Green River with the Colorado River.
One advantage of running only in the springtime is that river runners are always guaranteed a spectacular wildflower show—everything from flowering cacti and Indian paintbrush to desert primrose blossoms.One of the deepest canyons in the southwest, Lodore Canyon, located in the sprawling acreage of Dinosaur National Monument offers many miles of scenic wonderment.
www.utah.com /raft/rivers/green.htm   (1165 words)

  
 Labyrinth Canyon
River recreation in Labyrinth Canyon is jointly managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the Utah State Division of Lands and Forestry.
A trip through Labyrinth Canyon on the lower Green River can be enjoyed almost any time of the year, except in winter when there is ice on the river.
The river can be reached by vehicles at Green River State Park (river mile 120), at the cable crossing (river mile 1182), Crystal Geyser (river mile 1152), Little Valley (river miles 115 through 1102), McCarty Bottom (river mile 108), Ruby Ranch (river mile 96).
www.blm.gov /utah/price/labyrinth.htm   (2937 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Green River, United States (U.S. Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia
2 River, 730 mi (1,175 km) long, rising near the Continental Divide, W Wyo., and flowing generally S through W Wyo., NW Colo., and E Utah to the Colorado River in Canyonlands National Park, SE Utah; it is the largest tributary of the Colorado.
The White, Yampa, and San Rafael rivers are its main tributaries.
The Colorado River storage project of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation has extensively developed the Green River basin for irrigation, mining, and hydroelectric power; Flaming Gorge Dam, NE Utah, is the major unit in this project.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/G/GreenRiv.html   (267 words)

  
 Green River Utah's Visitor Information Website - Located amidst 3 National Parks - Canyonlands, Arches and Capitol Reef ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Raft the Green River, explore the remote and beautiful San Rafael Swell or enjoy the many National and State parks in the area.
Green River, Utah, on the banks of the Green River (USGS Figures for the Green River's flow rate near Green River, Utah), is perfectly situated to visit the many National Parks, State Parks, BLM and National Forest lands that surround this desert treasure.
Green River has over 600 motel rooms, 300 camping spots at our 4 campgrounds, as well as numerous restaurants, taverns and a private club to accomodate your needs.
www.greenriver-utah.com   (663 words)

  
 Desolation Canyon River Information
River Flow Information: During the season, river flow information can be obtained by calling 801-539-1311 or accessing the USGS internet site.
The ice from tributary rivers hangs up in the brained channels and creates dams that may be several feet high.
The Green River through Desolation and Gray Canyons seems to have reached a base flow in the range of 650 to 800 cfs.
www.blm.gov /utah/price/riverinf.htm   (3843 words)

  
 Casebook: Jack the Ripper - Jack the Ripper, the Green River Killer, and the Police
An instructive example is the Green River Killer case in the Northwest United States, so named because the first victims attributed to the killer were discovered in and about the Green River.
The Green River Killer episode is the most sinister and challenging serial femicide case of this century.
Even if the Jack the Ripper, and Green River Killer investigations had initially possessed the necessary capabilities, their investigations could not have endured the absence of key people, poor public relations, interagency disharmony, bad judgments at any level, missed opportunities, or the exclusion of women from highly dangerous police work.
casebook.org /dissertations/dst-jackgreen.html   (2870 words)

  
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You might choose to explore one of the magnificent canyons of Dinosaur National Monument on a Green River raft trip or a
Yampa River raft trip in Utah and Colorado.
We are "The Original River Running Company." As you prepare to choose an outfitter for your river expeditions, remember...
www.hatchriver.com   (190 words)

  
 Green River Flyfishing Green River Fly Fishing the Green River Utah Fly Fishing Guide Utah Fyfishing - Old Moe guide ...
While you are fly fishing the Green River, you can enjoy the natural beauty of colorful Red Canyon, the clear emerald water of the reservoir, and the abundant wildlife.
He grew up flyfishing the Green River prior to the Flaming Gorge dam, and has seen the river and the fishery go through it's many changes.
Green River Overnight trips - We provide breakfast, lunch and Dutch oven dinners, soft drinks and ice water.
oldmoeguideservice.com   (416 words)

  
 Green River Fly Fishing
The Green River below Flaming Gorge Dam is perhaps the best tailwater fishery in the U.S., if not the top fishery, period.
The Green River below Flaming Gorge Dam is classic tailwater, with stable water temperatures that promote dense insect life and thus prime trout habitat.
The Green River can either be waded or floated, and fished year-round.
www.troutsource.com /RiversFolder/Green.htm   (816 words)

  
 Home Page
Green River is the County Seat of Sweetwater County and its second largest city.
Green River succeeded South Pass as the County Seat in 1872.
The history of Green River and Sweetwater County is told at the Sweetwater Historical Museum located in the Sweetwater County Courthouse on Flaming Gorge Way.
www.grchamber.com   (421 words)

  
 Western Rivers Flyfisher, a Utah fly fishing outfitter guiding on the Green River, Provo River, and other Utah small ...
The "A" section of the river flows through Red Canyon (in fact we refer to it as the Canyon Section), and is lined with Ponderosa pines, box elders, and aspens.
The "B" section of the river is one of the greatest pieces of water you will ever fish, mainly because of the diversity of fishing conditions and remoteness it offers us.
There are classic big river riffles and runs, pocket water, back eddies, dry-fly flats, nymphing shoals, and bank structure for the big boys to hang out in.
www.wrflyfisher.com /guided/green.html   (720 words)

  
 Gary Leon Ridgway The Green River Serial Killer - The Crime library
It was believed that she had been murdered within 24 hours of her discovery.
Moreover, six months prior to Coffield's discovery, the body of her friend Leanne Wilcox was found several miles from the river in an empty lot.
It was not believed that the Green River Killer murdered Wilcox, but the opinion of the investigators has been recently challenged.
www.crimelibrary.com /serial3/greenriver   (1203 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Music: Green River (20 Bit Mastering) [ORIGINAL RECORDING REMASTERED]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Green River isn't as chock-full of CCR standards as the record that followed it in 1970 (Cosmo's Factory), and, at 30 minutes, it's briefer than its rather brief predecessor (Willy & the Poorboys).
'Green River' and 'Commotion' open the disc in what might be one of the best "one-two punches" ever to open a side of an album, and on the original vinyl, side two opened with 'Bad Moon Rising' and 'Lodi', a sterling complement to side one's intro.
Both "Green River" and "Bad Moon Rising" made it to #2, and the album itself was a #1 record back in the autumn of 1969.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00004TBWP?v=glance   (2761 words)

  
 Green River (Kentucky)
Before the river enters Mammoth Cave National Park, some of the flatter land is used for cattle grazing and feed crops, but the oak and maple forest is abundant throughout.
The Green River would be characterized as a pool and shoal river, with long and relatively slow pools interspersed with rocky shoals where the current is much faster.
When the Green River enters Mammoth Cave National Park, the scenery takes a turn to the more natural, as the diverse hardwood forest has fully regenerated itself since this land came under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service.
members.aol.com /Mmcbs3/greenky.html   (767 words)

  
 ABC News: 'Green River Killer' May Have Killed Many More
Gary Ridgway was a longtime truck driver but led a secret life as the Green River Killer.
He told police he thinks it was 1982 or 1983, but the detectives working the case said it could have been years earlier.
Finding out who this woman is and exactly when she turned up missing could put a new spin on the Green River murder case, Jensen said.
abcnews.go.com /US/LegalCenter/story?id=1021470&page=1   (445 words)

  
 Green River
Green River was formed in 84' when Mark Arm met Steve Turner through Alex.
After Green River, Steve and Mark joined Matt Lukin from Melvins and Dan Peters from Bundle of Hiss and they started Mudhoney.
Check out this neat Green River Page with music, pictures, and more.
www.angelfire.com /sk/seattlebands/greenriver.html   (496 words)

  
 DNR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Green River State Wildlife Area is a wildlife restoration area popular among hunters, hikers, birders and other outdoor enthusiasts.
Native prairie plants are found in many portions of the Green River Area.
Acquired by the State of Illinois in 1940, with the assistance of funding from the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act, Green River State Wildlife Area is located about six miles northwest of Ohio, Illinois, off Illinois Route 26.
dnr.state.il.us /lands/landmgt/PARKS/R1/green.htm   (372 words)

  
 Green River on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Green Hills Software to Fight Wind River Lawsuit; Green Hills Software Files Federal Antitrust Lawsuit to Stop Wind River from Abandoning Mutual Customers.
Life is sweet on the Sugar River and in Green County, Wis.(Going Places)
Whiting Petroleum Announces Agreement to Acquire $65 Million of Producing Properties in the Green River Basin of Wyoming.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/G/GreenR1iv.asp   (493 words)

  
 Wildwater River Tours, Inc; White Water River Rafting In Washington State Whitewater Rafting Leavenworth WA Portland OR ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
River rafting in Washington State offers adventure on some of the wildest rivers in the country as well as relaxing, scenic float trips.
For river trips that are guaranteed to stimulate, we have the rafting trip for you.
And of course, we’re fully licensed and insured, and all of our river rafting guides are highly trained and each one has substantial experience on all of the rivers they run.
www.wildwater-river.com   (595 words)

  
 Green River State Park
Green River State Park is an oasis on the bank of the Green River where tall cottonwood trees shade well-manicured lawns.
The park is a favorite embarkation point for river trips through Labyrinth and Stillwater canyons and is a good base for seeing much of southeastern Utah.
Green River State Park is just off Interstate 70 in Green River City.
www.utah.com /stateparks/green_river.htm   (190 words)

  
 Green River Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Though the Green River Killings are said to be solved, there are four victims whose identities remain unknown.
Aside from the still missing "Official" Green River victims, there are four of Gary Ridgway's victims that remain unidentified.
However, she had long been a victim of the Green River Killer by the time she had been reported missing.
serialchic.crimespider.com /GRK.html   (1477 words)

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