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dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes

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By the time he approached his sunset in day-to-day management, TXI had begun a portfolio realignment that would eventually see the shedding of legacy concrete product plants and businesses built or acquired after 1970, including Chapparal Steel and Acme Brick.
The Goleta blaze has forced the evacuation of 2,663 homes according to latest figures and jumped to more than 3,380 hectares overnight as it ripped through forest and chapparal that has not burnt for 50 years.
Archipenko won the Derrinstown trial which was the route taken by Galileo and High Chapparal in the past, but Archipenko was a stable second string that day.
The Ducks also received a commitment earlier this month from cornerback Talmadge Jackson of Chapparal High School in Temecula, Calif.
He then graduated to his first public show during a Mother's Day program at Chapparal Elementary School, where he was a student.
While there is no horse of the calibre of dual Breeders' Cup winner High Chapparal heading to Lone Star Park in Texas, Powerscourt (7-2 generally) can follow in his footsteps and make it a hat-trick in the Turf for the Irish handler Aidan O'Brien.
Breeders' Cup Turf; Coral: 13-8Sulamani, 5-2 Falbrav, 10-3 Storming Home, 5-1 High Chapparal, 12-1 Johar, 14-1 Deeliteful Irving, 16-1 Paolini, 25-1 The Tin Man, 33-1 Balto Star.
Equine stars such as High Chapparal, Hawk Wing, Sulamani, Nayef and Islington to name but a few, will be chasing this coveted title.
Drawing a parallel with last year's dual Derby hero High Chapparal, Timeform say: ``The form was probably around average for recent runnings, but like High Chaparral, Brian Boru looked far from the finished article.
2]; ns = not significant Macrohabitats: Aquatic (tajamar, riverine and lake edge, sawgrass marsh and streams); Open (savannah, chapparal, floodplain, agrarian pasture/grassland); Transitional Forest (second growth and edge); Closed Forest (primary forest, woodland and thorn Forest)
And if High Chapparal lives up to his billing, he could be an even hotter Derby favourite by tea-time.
Chapparal, yellow dock, paud' arco, and yucca were the most inhibitory.
Of O'Brien's other two Trophy aspirants, Camp David had won his only previous race while High Chapparal landed the odds on his second start at Tipperary.
100-300 years between major fire events or severe hurricanes, while California chapparal remains vigorous and stable only if it is burned every 15-20 years (Loucks 1970).
The acquisition of Davis Communications added 31 private sector businesses to the VIP customer list including Kaufman & Broad, Chapparal Communications, Centennial Systems, 1-800-lifeinsurance.