Cascade Mountains


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Synonyms for Cascade Mountains

a mountain range in the northwestern United States extending through Washington and Oregon and northern California

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Cascadian Farm, a pioneer in the organic food movement was founded in 1972 in the Skagit Valley of the Cascade Mountains of Washington.
"Mountain goats belong in the Cascade Mountains, plain and simple," said Rachel Blomker, a spokeswoman for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
The story is told smoothly, blending sweet domestic scenes with fast action, violence, kidnapping and murder, all against the backdrop of the Cascade Mountains, which are lovingly described by author Urban Waite.
Synopsis: Calla Ogden's carefully organized life as a social worker in Washington's Central Cascade Mountains begins to fall apart when her half-brother is arrested for murder.
In the Sierra Nevada, Klamath, and southern Cascade Mountains, they found that amount was equivalent to about 2 feet of water.
The slide in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains along the Stillaguamish River piled mud, rock and debris up to 5 m deep in some places.
Old Joy tells the story of two friends in their early 30s who meet to renew their previous friendship on a camping trip in the gorgeous Cascade Mountains of Oregon, US.
The strawberry grows only in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon, at elevations of between 3,000 and 5,000 feet, (http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-07/new-wild-strawberry-species-discovered-oregon-mountains) Popular Science reported.
Agricultural Research Service scientist Kim Hummer, with the USDA-ARS National Clonal Germplasm Repository at Corvallis, Oregon, found the new species during several plant collection expeditions in the high peaks of Oregon's Cascade Mountains. She named it Fragaria cascadensis.
United said that the 6,096-square-foot United Club in Seattle features a new interior, offering views of the Cascade Mountains, a refreshed bar and lounge overlooking the United terminal and additional workstations and power outlets.
Most important, perhaps, has been the overall shift in thinking away from general geology and economics and towards tectonics, with much of the volcanic activity east of the Cascade Mountains now being attributed to hot spots or mantle plumes.
The city spans more than 31 square miles between Lake Washington and Lake Sammamish, and is a short drive from the Cascade Mountains. The greater Seattle area is a thriving Al center--home to both Microsoft and the University of Washington, among other Al centers.
In the shadows of the Cascade mountains, the tower adds 176 patient rooms above the existing hospital.
The fire has scorched nearly 23,000 acres of rolling hills along the eastern edge of the Cascade Mountains.
Hunting public land near his hometown in the foothills of Oregon's Cascade Mountains, Baillie beat the odds.