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  High Desert - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
High Desert usually refers to desert that is above 2000 feet (600 m) in elevation.
An example of such a high desert is the Mojave Desert.
High Desert, New Mexico is a development near Albuquerque.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/High_Desert   (104 words)

  
 High Desert Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
High Desert Journal is a literary and visual art magazine dedicated to further understanding the people, places and issues of the high desert east of the Cascades and into the Great Basin.
High Desert Journal is one of the first publications to give readers another way to understand and think about the high desert: through the stories and images that spring from the memories and imaginations of writers and artists.
It accepts work from residents of the region working with any theme and from anyone living outside the region creating work with high desert themes or subjects.
www.highdesertjournal.com   (154 words)

  
 Outdoors...The High Desert Landscape
The introduction most folks have to High Desert landscaping is the two Grama Grass sculptures near the development entrances at the Spain and Academy intersections with Tramway.
In the common areas of the community, there is a wealth of examples of desert landscaping that mirrors the character of the landscape that existed in this area prior to construction of the High Desert Development.
The High Desert Water Kiva and Water Harvesting Garden is on the corner of Spain and Imperata.
www.highdesertliving.net /highdesertliving/page.html?page_id=84   (675 words)

  
 High Desert Bluegrass Boise Idaho
High Desert Band performing bluegrass and folk music in Southwest Idaho.
High Desert is an acoustic trio whose repetoire ranges from the Celtic roots of old-time mountain music to Bluegrass and modern folk songs.
Whatever the occasion, High Desert establishes a warm, personal connection with each audience.
www.highdesertband.com   (180 words)

  
 High Desert United Reformed Church | Home
High Desert United Reformed Church is a congregation in the United Reformed Churches in North America.
We subscribe to the Belgic Confession, the Heidelberg Catechism and the Canons of Dort, which fully agree with the Scriptures and speak clearly of Christ and Him crucified.
Audio recordings of sermons preached at High Desert United Reformed Church will now be hosted at Start.URCLearning.org, where you’ll also find sermons and lectures by other URC ministers.
www.highdeserturc.org   (235 words)

  
 High Desert Creations, western themed jewelry, gifts and collectables
High Desert Creations is an innovative, leading designer of Bead Arts.
At High Desert Creations, we have a passion for sharing our feelings and way of life with each and every one of you.
We hope you will enjoy your journey through High Desert Creations and Gifts, and we welcome any comments you may have.
www.highdesertcreations.com   (280 words)

  
 High Desert Foods news and media coverage
With High Desert Foods' initial success, some may fear that the company could go the way of Mountain Sun - be sold and moved out of Dolores.
As the owner of newly launched High Desert Foods, the plaid-shirt-and khaki-shorts-clad entrepreneur would be the first to reject the notion of ownership.
High Desert's apples, pears, cherries, plums and berries come from a mere 40 miles away, from his 42-acre organic orchard.
www.highdesertfoods.com /news.cfm   (4167 words)

  
 High Desert   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Ferraro, born 15 1 /2 weeks premature with her twin sister who did not survive, has grown up in the High Desert as her parents' miracle baby.
ADELANTO — A 4-monthold baby treated at Desert Valley Hospital Tuesday was found to be severely dehydrated, and her parents were arrested, officials said.
Anna Renteria, 23, and Mario Cortez, 25, both of the 10400 block of Peach Court were arrested on suspicion of child endangerment when the baby was found to be dehydrated and suffering other signs of neglect, according to Detective Tim Jimerson of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Adelanto station.
www.vvdailypress.com /2006/114743929744642.html   (635 words)

  
 A Guide to High Desert Landscaping - Victor Valley Water District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
We have all been drawn to the High Desert because of its quality of life.
As High Desert residents, preserving our quality of life means protecting our local environment, helping each other to understand it, and being responsive to the special conditions of our beautiful area.
Your local water agency is a part of the High Desert community.
www.vvwater.org /guide   (210 words)

  
 High Desert Foods maker of organic, gourmet foods   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
High Desert Foods all organic jarred fruits, sauces and other products start with the fresh produce we grow ourselves in Southwestern Colorado's high desert.
High Desert Foods' products are made in small, hand crafted batches at our kitchens in Dolores, CO.
High Desert Foods · P.O. Box 2941 · Durango, CO · 81302 · 866 248.6584
www.highdesertfoods.com   (172 words)

  
 High Desert Museum: Press Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This 45-pound lynx is about 3.5-feet, from the tip of his pink nose to the end of his fl-tipped tail.
The Canada lynx is protected by the U.S. Endangered Species Act, and is found in the High Desert, but is extremely rare, according to Cathi Wright, wildlife specialist for the Museum.
The nationally acclaimed High Desert Museum is just 10 minutes from the Old Mill in Bend on South Highway 97.
www.highdesertmuseum.org /upcoming_events/Press_Releases/lynx_press_release.html   (449 words)

  
 dirtroad.html
This was only a temporary measure so there follows a pictorial history of the building of our first real high school called Burroughs after the Commanding Officer of the base Captain Sherman E, Burroughs.
What better Icon to use for a high school called Burroughs in the middle of the Mojave Desert then the.
Surveying the area to put parts of the field in their proper places.
www.high-desert-memories.com /bhs.html   (484 words)

  
 High Desert Guitar Works and High Desert Mandolins
My name is Jason Chinchen and this is the web home of High Desert Guitar Works and High Desert Mandolins.
At High Desert Mandolins I use premium local woods to construct my mandolins.
Here at High Desert Mandolins I believe that design and aesthetic are as important to the evolution of your music as the tone of your instrument.
www.highdesertguitarworks.com   (642 words)

  
 High Desert
Here at High Desert, we believe communication is the number one way to build our community: communication between neighbors, among homeowners and with management.
This website is designed to keep every High Desert resident informed and up-to-date on the vital issues that affect us as homeowners.
The 10th "Run For The Hills" race event is set to draw hundreds of runners to the streets of High Desert this Sunday, September 17th as racers participate in a unique run to raise money for the UNM Track and Field Team.
www.highdesertliving.net /highdesertliving/page.html   (356 words)

  
 High Desert Rails
The livestock industry was the one industry that found a niche in most of this country, and to this day ranching remains as one of the most predominant economic forces in this land.
However, the western edge of this high desert county is thickly timbered along the toe slopes of the Cascade range, and vast forests are also found in the Blue and Ochoco mountain ranges that run along the northern edge of this land.
The remoteness of the land and the lack of navigatable waters kept most timberman at bay until the introduction of railroads into the country made large scale timber operations feasible.
www.trainweb.org /highdesertrails   (285 words)

  
 High Desert.com - Community Portal for Victorville, Apple Valley, Barstow, and the High Desert
High Desert.com - Community Portal for Victorville, Apple Valley, Barstow, and the High Desert
The High Desert Home Finder allows you to tour local listings with the click of a mouse.
Search our 'help wanted' ads for employment opportunities in the High Desert.
www.highdesert.com   (142 words)

  
 High Desert News "Isaiah Kendall"
A lifelong resident of Trona, Kendall was born Feb. 1, 1983, in Ridgecrest.
He was the valedictorian for Trona High School Class of 2001.
He earned a second-degree-recommended fl belt in Taekwondo, was honored as Student of the Year in 10th grade, won the science fair and had many other accomplishments in his young life.
www.highdesertnews.com /kendall.htm   (802 words)

  
 High Desert Gallery of Central Oregon
About High Desert Gallery: High Desert Gallery of Central Oregon, honored by Decor Magazine in 2005 and 2006 as one of the "Top 100 Art and Frame Galleries in America," and awarded "Best Art Gallery" in Sisters (2005 and 2006) and Redmond (2006) has two convenient retail showrooms in Central Oregon.
Members of the media wishing high resolution images for reproduction in media publications including online news, art and cultural events listings are encouraged to contact T Dow of High Desert Gallery at 541-549-6250 or visit: Online Customer Service Help Desk.
High Desert Gallery of Central Oregon, honored by Decor Magazine as one of the top 100 Art and Frame Galleries in America, has two convenient retail showrooms in Central Oregon.
highdesertgallery.typepad.com   (4289 words)

  
 High Desert Web - Albuquerque Web Design - Affordable Web Hosting and Design
High Desert Web is a family-owned and operated business using state of the art technology including our own on-site web servers, open source software, firewall hardened servers, and 24/7 trouble tracking and monitoring.
From a single home page, to a data-driven E-Commerce web site, High Desert Web has in-house experts available to assist you in developing a design for your site.
In a nutshell, at High Desert Web we don’t just make good-looking web sites; we make them functional, efficient, intuitive, and user-friendly.
www.highdesertweb.com   (452 words)

  
 ~~HIGH DESERT SADDLERY ~~ Custom Saddles for Model Horses
We are rewarded with some of the most beautiful sights nature has to offer...wildflowers, deer, elk, high mountain lakes and streams.....and the quiet hush of solitude and contentment.
Not only do we explore the high country, but we also compete in local gymkhanas, horse shows, parades, and cowboy mounted shooting events.
He was one of only 12 that finished the desert race, placing 8th in his division; and then placed 2nd and 3rd in his arena races!
highdesertsaddlery.tripod.com   (1999 words)

  
 High Desert Power Plant Project - Main Page
On March 5, 1997 the High Desert Power Project, Limited Liability Company (LLC) received an exemption from filing a Notice of Intention (Docket 97-SIT-1), which allowed the applicant to file an Application for Certification (AFC) for the project.
On June 30, 1997, the applicant filed an AFC with the Energy Commission to construct and operate the High Desert Power Project (Docket 97-AFC-1).
The Energy Commission's facility certification process carefully examines public health and safety, environmental impacts and engineering aspects of proposed power plants and all related facilities such as electric transmission lines, natural gas pipelines, etc. The Energy Commission's responsibilities are similar to those of a lead agency under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
www.energy.ca.gov /sitingcases/highdesert   (369 words)

  
 High Desert Wine Explorers Wines
After an eleven-week hiatus, 62 parched High Desert Wine Explorers reconnoitered at the Victorville Cask'n'Cleaver on August 26.
One of the principal owners, Shirley Jergensen, was on hand to pour the suds and discuss her family's brewery, the only one in the Victor Valley.
The High Desert Wine Emporium will be carrying their beer from now on.
www.highdesertwine.com /wines.htm   (1799 words)

  
 Central Oregon Artists and Beyond -- High Desert Gallery -- Oregon Art Gallery serving the Bend Oregon, Redmond Oregon ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
High Desert Gallery Voted Best Art Gallery in Sisters (2005 and 2006) and Redmond Oregon (2006) by the readers of The Source Weekly
High Desert Gallery, The Source Weekly, Pronto Print and Clear 101.7fm.
If you are looking for Oregon Art and stellar customer picture framing then consider High Desert Gallery your source for Central Oregon Artists, quality custom picture framing and where your expectations are always exceeded.
www.highdesertgallery.com   (484 words)

  
 High Desert Soapworks, creators of Homemade Soap, natural soaps and bath soaps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Located in the remote country of Eastern Oregon, "High Desert Soapworks" brings you a selection of homemade soaps that are unique to the area.
Many of our homemade soaps reflect the culture and native plants of the high desert as well as the Northwestern part of the United States.
Only high-quality, skin-nourishing ingredients are used in making our handmade soaps and products--a welcome relief from the harsh, detergents and chemicals found in commercial body care products today.
www.highdesertsoapworks.com   (204 words)

  
 High Desert Directory - Antelope Valley Business listings
The High Desert Directory is the quickest way to find business in the high desert and Antelope Valley
Yes2kids - Yes2Kids was established as a California non-profit organjzation in May of 1998 to provide preventive education in Antelope Valley reguarding child abuse issues.
Serving the Antelope Valley and High Desert Community.
www.highdesertdirectory.com   (222 words)

  
 High Desert Farmers Greenthread Home Page
The High Desert Farmers' site for information and acquisition of greenthread.
In September 2005 High Desert Farmers' Greenthread was added to the Ark of Taste at Slow Food USA
Be sure to check out the testimonials page and see what some of the customers have had to say over the years.
www.highdesertfarmers.com   (329 words)

  
 High Desert ESD - ESD Home
It is the core belief of the High Desert Education Service District that all children deserve the support and help they need to learn, grow and succeed in today’s educational system.
To that end, ESD works together with school districts, social service agencies and local communities to provide quality, efficient, and cost effective services to meet the needs of children.
High Desert ESD assists school districts and the Department of Education in achieving Oregon’s educational goals by providing equitable, high quality, cost-effective and locally responsive educational services at a regional level.
www.hdesd.org   (102 words)

  
 High Desert River Outfitters 800 461 5823 Oregon whitewater river rafting,whitewater river rafting Oregon,rafting in ...
Welcome to High Desert River Outfitters, Oregon's premier guided river rafting company on the Deschutes River in sunny Maupin, Oregon.
With 15 years professional experience on the Deschutes River, we offer exciting whitewater, gourmet meals, safe and friendly guides, and best of all — scenic desert canyons and pristine Oregon wildlife.
Make a quick splash and get back to camp to enjoy the rest of the day or take a 14-mile full-day trip and enjoy the entire day on the river.
www.highdesertriver.com   (252 words)

  
 High Desert Runners, Antelope Valley, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The High Desert Runners club is an association of runners from the Antelope Valley and surrounding areas dedicated to distance running for both athletic competition as well as its life-long health benefits.
Founded in 1978, the club numbers among its membership runners of all abilities, ranging from occasional joggers to elite middle and long-distance runners.
The High Desert Runners is incorporated as a non-profit educational and cultural community organization under the laws of the State of California.
www.highdesertrunners.org   (202 words)

  
 High Desert Labrador Retriever Club of California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
HDLRC, Inc. is a non-profit organization and we do not represent, nor do we receive any compensation from any of the kennels or services we may link to within these pages.
The High Desert Labrador Retriever Club, Inc., was born in February 1996.
The club was initially formed to service the High Desert regions of Southern California.
www.geocities.com /Heartland/Plains/5498   (348 words)

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