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Synonyms for osage orange

small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orange

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North Texans want, need, and deserve access to clean, reliable water and its great to see the Lower Bois dArc Creek Reservoir finally becoming a reality.
After years of hard work and engagement with several federal agencies, I am pleased to see leadership at the EPA, Region 6 and the Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District have agreed to proceed with a positive permit decision for North Texas Municipal Water Districts Lower Bois dArc Creek Reservoir Project, Congressman Pete Sessions (TX-32) said.
Army Corps of Engineers has finally issued the long-awaited federal permit for the construction of the Lower Bois dArc Creek Reservoir, stated Congressman John Ratcliffe (TX-04).
The population in North Texas is expected to grow precipitously and completion of the Lower Bois dArc Creek Reservoir project will ensure that we can meet our water needs into the foreseeable future.
On September 28, 2016, the House of Representatives passed Congressman Johnsons amendment to expedite the federal approval of the Lower Bois dArc Creek Reservoir as part of the Water Resources Development Act (H.