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Batchawana River The Batchawana River is a Sault Ste.
Dolores River The Dolores River is a tributary of the Utah.
Fimi River The Fimi River is a Congo.
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 NPWRC :: Platte River Ecology Study
Allen also believed the Platte was a major stopping area for whooping cranes on the basis of the same criteria described earlier but there still remained a rather fragmentary picture of the crane's overall distribution during migration.
The birds left the river at 0845 and were seen at 0930 in a plowed cornfield 1 mile south of the river.
Because of their position near the center of the river, these sandbars are apparently more secure from the approach of potential terrestrial and avian predators than are areas near the river's edge.
www.npwrc.usgs.gov /resource/habitat/plriveco/wcranes.htm   (2042 words)

 Allen County, Part 1
ALLEN County is located in the southeastern part of the State, in the second tier of counties west of the Missouri River, and about fifty miles north of Indian Territory.
The largest stream is the Neosho River, which enters the northern part of the county from the west, flows southeast, then nearly south through Geneva, Iola, Humboldt, and Cottage Grove townships.
The trail, in Allen County, extended nearly along the line now followed by the K. It was not long until the business along the route was sufficient to put on a two-horse hack, after which passengers and light freight were carried.
www.kancoll.org /books/cutler/allen/allen-co-p1.html   (2836 words)

 Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church
Allen said, "the Methodist is so successful in the awakening and conversion of colored people [because of his] plain doctrine and having a good discipline." To a mostly unlettered flock, an easy-to-understand doctrine would help to stimulate spontaneous worship and permit extemporaneous sermonizing — a specialty of Allen.
Allen sued the speculator for false accusation and perjury.
Allen used his carpentry skills to fashion the pulpit (which was once the centerpiece of a Smithsonian exhibition) himself.
www.ushistory.org /tour/tour_bethel.htm   (4675 words)

 Allen's South Dakota Missouri River Fishing
I believe there are many great walleye waters in the US and Canada, but by far there is no other area than the Missouri River near Chamberlain that will compare with the numbers of 1 to 3 pound class walleye that are caught each year.
At Allen's our goal is to give you the most enjoyable walleye fishing trip to be found anywhere.
Allen's Guide Service in Chamberlain, South Dakota has been written about in major sporting magazines because it is the place to go for outstanding walleye fishing.
www.allenshillside.com /fishing.html   (821 words)

 Welcome to Port Allen!
Port Allen is strategically located between Interstate 10 and US Highway 190 on the west bank of the Mississippi River.
Port Allen is the governmental center of West Baton Rouge Parish, and offers many goods and services to its residents and others located outside rural areas of the parish.
The Lock‚s free-floating structure is the largest of its kind, as it serves as a man-made break in the levee.
www.portallen.org   (386 words)

 MetroActive News & Issues | San Lorenzo River
Both city and corps researchers studying the river discovered the sediment levels were accumulating so rapidly that no amount of dredging by the city could provide sufficient protection against flooding.
With the flood-control aspect of the river restoration plans already well under way, the Water Street and River Street bridges rebuilt and the Soquel Avenue Bridge currently under construction (at a combined cost of $20 million), the $11 million project of raising the river levee is set to begin.
Van Allen, Denevan and Hall envision walkways extending from the mouth of the river to Sycamore Grove, the Pogonip, Henry Cowell Park and beyond.
www.metroactive.com /papers/cruz/01.15.98/river-9802.html   (2079 words)

 Meridian Magazine : : Extraordinary Stories : : Harvard's First President
Chuck Allen is the man who, with his family, made all the windows for the Nauvoo Temple.
Allen drove to a bigger town and found in its library an 1896 Cyclopedia that listed all the presidents of Harvard up to that time.
Allen was to be the final of three speakers.
www.meridianmagazine.com /exstories/001018harvard.html   (2752 words)

 EcoTour Lodge - Everglades City Florida
The families of John Weeks and William Smith Allen are believed to be the area's first permanent residents, settling along the Allen River just after the Civil War.
From 1926 to 1929 a dredge pulled muck from the Allen River and piled it up to make a town; when the river's supply was diminished, the dredge moved to the east side of town and created Lake Placid.
It also made the town an island with the river on the west, a canal and lake on the east and north and Chokoloskee Bay to the south.
www.ecotourlodge.com /city.htm   (672 words)

 Michigan Sea Grant Detroit River Greenways: Allen Park project
The Downriver Linked Greenways Initiative Communities and the American Heritage River Initiative support this project and rate it as the next high priority, greenway trail project that should be funded and built in the Downriver area.
The Allen Park project is part of a larger effort that began in January 2000 to establish a regional system for bicycling, jogging, walking, and in-line skating throughout Southeast Michigan.
Allen Park is part of the sole north-south artery of this system and will also provide a direct link from the Downriver Linked Greenway Initiative system to the Rouge River Gateway Partnership project currently being developed.
www.miseagrant.umich.edu /greenways/greenway16.html   (485 words)

 Ethan Allen History
Ethan Allen, who has become a folk hero in Vermont, was an unusually flamboyant backwoodsman-turned-statesman from Connecticut.
As is so often the case with folk heroes, around whom myths grow up during and after their lives, it is hard to form an accurate picture of Ethan Allen.
By most accounts, he was over six feet tall, unusual for that time, and, according to contemporary evidence, was a confrontational, even belligerent person, yet had that power to attract the most devoted and loyal followers.
www.ethanallenhomestead.org /history   (214 words)

 Fishing Breaks - River Frome
River Allen is a lovely pure chalk stream that runs through the finest countryside in Dorset.
With a total length of thirteen miles, the Allen is a tributary to the Stour, the two rivers coming together just outside Wimborne Minster and entering the sea at Christchurch, as does the Avon.
The River Allen is one of Dorset’s chalk stream gems, a true wild trout paradise in the most genteel and quaint English village you might ever wish to visit.
www.fishingbreaks.co.uk /chalkstream/allen.htm   (221 words)

 Allen, Russian River, Alaska, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, S. 1879
The bill settles all land claims in the vicinity of the confluence of the Russian and Kenai Rivers, allows continued public use of the area, and protects the area's vast historic and cultural resources.
Concern by the United States over the validity of the selections was complicated by the recreational use of the Russian River area by the public.
The Russian River Section 14(h)(1) Selection Agreement was signed by the three principals in July 2001.
www.doi.gov /ocl/2002/s1879.htm   (1026 words)

 A Locally Designed Watershed Monitoring Program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Ottawa River Watershed is populated with 100,000 residents, 40,000 being located within the city limits of Lima, Ohio.
Allen County is in the process of developing Stormwater Management and Sediment Control Regulations that should positively impact water quality in the river basin.
Other studies performed on the Ottawa River from 1956 to present have indicated nonpoint source pollution to be a contributing component of the water quality problem in the Ottawa River.
www.nwqmc.org /98proceedings/Papers/01-CAVE.html   (2644 words)

 TX Instream Flow Program - Ongoing Study of the Lower Brazos River
It is anticipated that construction of the Allens Creek Reservoir project will be essential for meeting the long-term projected water demands of the region.
The impact of the proposed diversion from the lower Brazos River and impoundment on Allens Creek on the effected downstream river segments must be investigated before the projects can proceed.
The proposed Allens Creek Reservoir project is located about 50 miles west of Houston, Texas and approximately 60 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico.
www.twdb.state.tx.us /instreamflows/Studies/LowerBrazos/lower_brazos_main.htm   (247 words)

Allen has long supported the pipeline project, although he has raised some concerns before about the specifics of the settlement reached between North Carolina and Virginia Beach.
Allen wrote Del. Steve Newman, R-Lynchburg, and seven other Southside delegates that the proposed agreement in the decade-long dispute does not do enough to safeguard the economic development and other interests of basin residents.
Newman, who has asked Allen not to reconvene the General Assembly later this month for a vote on the accord, said Allen's statement surprised him.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1995/vp950612/06120070.htm   (535 words)

 Corrections to fish records in the literature, museums, and other miscellaneous mentions
Mordacia mordax from Richmond River (AM) is probably misidentified or in error as this is a considerable distance from its known native range (Unmack).
Porochilus obbesi from Daly River (Allen, 1989) is incorrect.
Toxotes lorentzi from Daly River (Allen, 1978, 1989) is incorrect.
www.peter.unmack.net /biogeog/html/appendices/appendixiv.html   (1978 words)

 Focus Sheet: Water Quality in Snohomish County - Cleaning up bacteria in Snohomish River tributaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Snohomish River, which flows from the confluence of the Skykomish and Snoqualmie rivers near Monroe to the Puget Sound at Everett, has not been meeting state water quality standards.
However, in order for the river to meet water quality standards, Ecology must also develop a cleanup plan for the tributaries of the Snohomish River — Quilceda, Allen, Woods and French creeks, the Marshlands and Pilchuck River.
The study concluded that these streams and rivers failed to meet state water quality standards for fecal coliform bacteria and dissolved oxygen.
www.ecy.wa.gov /biblio/0010020.html   (431 words)

 Reader's Guide for Last Year's River published by Houghton Mifflin Company
The book's title, Last Year's River, is an obvious reference to the physical landscape in which the story is set; that is, the North Fork of the Shoshone.
Q) Last Year's River is mostly set on a dude ranch outside Cody, Wyoming.
My novel describes a bunch of imaginary buildings and people doing their thing on the banks of a real river.
www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com /readers_guides/jones.shtml   (1034 words)

 Planet Ark : Study finds Ore. river water causing fish deformities
Scientists, who called their findings "shocking," said they were working to determine the exact cause of the problem, and investigating whether there were health risks associated with eating the deformed fish found in a 30-mile (48 kms) section of the river.
Of 372 trout sampled, 34 percent that had been exposed to Willamette River water for two weeks had deformities compared with nine percent of the fish raised in the laboratory, the study found.
The river, which winds through the state's most populated areas, is also planned as a source of drinking water for the town of Wilsonville in 2002.
www.planetark.org /dailynewsstory.cfm?newsid=8720   (669 words)

 River Allen
In a recent trip during the floods, the River was across car park at Plankey Mill (up to tarmac of road), this is very much not the case.
At this level the bottom stopper of the weir is closed with about a 15+ foot (2 boat lengths) toe back, however this is unlikely to be a problem as you probably won't make it through the stopper immediately up stream.
OTHER NOTES: The West Allen and East Allen also go in high water and you can also paddle down beyond Plankey Mill (but the river eases) for several km until the river joins the South Tyne.
www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk /allen.htm   (606 words)

 River East Allen
The West Allen is one of two main tributaries of the Allen.
An excellent alternative when other rivers are too high in the area.
After 500m on another full river width wire fence spans the river, the fence has been damaged, some routes are possible but mixed with fallen trees again; in high water this would be tricky!!!
www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk /alleneast.htm   (396 words)

 NPR : Singing of New Orleans, Past and Future
Allen Toussaint has performed at many benefit shows since Hurricane Katrina.
Fresh Air from WHYY, February 28, 2006 · For a time, legendary New Orleans musician Allen Toussaint was missing during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
The pair decided to continue their collaboration, and a CD of their music, The River In Reverse, is due to come out in May. Toussaint was inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
www.npr.org /templates/story/story.php?storyId=5237133   (387 words)

 River Tay Photo Gallery
Immortalised for better or worse as “The Silvery Tay” the River Tay has an unusual ability to reflect the constantly changing light and weather patterns of the area.
The MVS has given Tay members and public alike the opportunity to see this river as it should be seen - from the water.
These were taken during a (highly recommended) trip in one of Tayside Aviation’s aircraft based at Dundee Airport.
www.mvstay.org /html/gallery.html   (342 words)

 River Allen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
River Allen is a river in the county of Dorset.
It has its confluence with the River Stour in Wimborne Minster.
This page was last modified 23:54, 30 July 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/River_Allen   (53 words)

 Amazon.com: Last Year's River: Books: Allen Morris Jones,Allen Morris Jones   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
It is full of amazing passages about the West (specifically Wyoming and the fringes of Yellowstone), dialogue that leaves you wanting (to throttle the various characters at one time or another), and thankful to live in present times (versus back when an out-of-wedlock pregnancy meant social death).
Last Year's River contains an excellent use of contemporary thoughts blended with an honest and accurate representation of yesterday's 'pioneer' culture.
Allen Jones does more than just bring the characters of his novel, LAST YEAR'S RIVER, to life on the page; he makes them larger than life, to the point where they haunt your thoughts and days.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0618131612?v=glance   (1405 words)

 Allen County, Indiana Genealogical Records Information
Which includes Allen County, Indiana County Records, Allen County, Indiana History, Allen County, Indiana Facts, Allen County, Indiana Genealogical Addresses and websites related to Allen County, Indiana Genealogy in general.
It was named after the late Colonel John Allen, a distinguished Kentucky lawyer, who fell at the Battle of the River Raisin.
Allen County is bounded north by DeKalb and Noble, east by the State of Ohio, south by Adams and Wells, and west by Huntington and Whitley counties.
www.myindianagenealogy.com /in_county/al.htm   (999 words)

 Frank Howard Allen Russian River Homes - Marketing Plan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Selected Frank Howard Allen Realtors are invited to tour your home on behalf of their buyers.
Your Frank Howard Allen Realtor keeps you up-to-date on all marketing/sales activities so you always know where you stand in the marketplace.
Large Frank Howard Allen institutional ads make the Frank Howard Allen Realtors' name stand out as the seal of quality when associated with your home.
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 Wind River Mountains,Wyoming, Ranch Vacation
Remotely located in the Wind River Mountains, Allen's Diamond 4 Ranch lies at the edge of the Popo Agie Wilderness area of the Shoshone National Forest, the world's first National Forest!
Allen's Diamond Four Ranch is the perfect place for a family vacation, a summer retreat or a mountain getaway.
Since 1973, the Allen family has owned and operated the ranch with their staff of friendly wranglers.
www.diamond4ranch.com /MtnRanchVacation.HTM   (388 words)

 Top20DesMoines.com - Your Top20Guide to Des Moines, IA.
Allen wanted to use the name Fort Raccoon, but the American War Department told him to name it Fort Des Moines.
Others see it as referring to Trappist monks, some of whom lived in huts at the mouth of the river, or connected to the phrase de moyen in French, meaning middle, because of its location between the Mississippi and Missouri rivers.
Settlers came and lived near the fort, and on September 22, 1851, it was incorporated as a city after its town charter was approved in a vote on October 18.
top20desmoines.com   (1689 words)

 Amazon.com: Wind River: DVD: Karen Allen,Brandon Baker,Wayne Brennan,Alanzo Coby,Pat Gordon,Devon Gummersall,Rachel ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Karen Allen, the best known actor in the film, is listed as the star but she really only has a small part.
The Wind River tells the true story of Nick Wilson who lived among the Shoshone for a couple of years, and was one of the original rides of the pony Express.
As a resident of the state of Wyoming the now home of the Wind River Reservation adn the Shoshone and Arapaho people I totally enjoyed the Wind River.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00005OSJN?v=glance   (1276 words)

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