Appalachian Mountains

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Built at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in 1567, nearly 40 years before the Jamestown settlement, is one of the earliest ones built in the region by Europeans.
Also on Monday, string band Southern Exposure will play Appalachian mountain music, influenced by Celtic, Caribbean, and American cultures.
Ice Age glaciers' pushed the species south and as the glaciers receded the fish came back north on either side of the Appalachian Mountains, dividing into two subspecies.
MTR is a particularly destructive form of coal mining that involves blasting the tops off mountains to reach the coal seams underneath, and the practice has turned the once-green Appalachian mountains into a barren, scarred wasteland.
Previously, Saltzman and his team linked this same ice age to the rise of the Appalachian Mountains.
Physical features: North America has two major mountain systems, the Rocky Mountains and the Appalachian Mountains.
A young couple spend a weekend camping in the Appalachian Mountains of West Virginia, which turns into a fight for survival when they encounter the not-so-friendly, God-fearing locals.
Pennsylvania-based Knouse Foods' 1,500 members grow fruit along the Appalachian Mountains and throughout the Midwest.
The president spoke in April, 1964 in Inez, Kentucky, basically the middle of Appalachia--a region surrounding the Appalachian Mountains, stretching from southern New York to northern Mississippi.
Set in the Appalachian Mountains the film focuses on a community of early Welsh settlers in the 1850s who practise an eerie ritual involving a 'sin eater' when a member dies.
Yet recent research has revealed animal species that seem to have come from hybrids, including the unusual tiger swallowtail butterflies that Scriber studies in the Appalachian Mountains.
The expanded cities and states are primarily west of the Appalachian Mountains, as well as in Florida and Georgia.
The Appalachian Mountains swell with rivers, streams, parks, hiking trails, national forest land, hot springs, and an immense diversity of plant life (a veritable seed bank left by glaciers dragging the northern plants southward).
Expertly authored for a vivid and intimate detailing of Tapon's travels, Hike Your Own Hike enlightens readers to the exclusively awe-inspiring journey through the Appalachian Mountains in both discovery of land, self, and the lighter side of life.
Because of its unique location on the western edge of the Appalachian Mountains, Cranesville Swamp is home to habitat uncommon for the mid-Atlantic region.
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