southwestern United States

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Synonyms for southwestern United States

the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado

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Frank Blair Eminent Naturalist Award--Recognizes excellence in a lifetime of commitment to outstanding study or conservation of the flora or fauna of the southwestern United States, Mexico, and Central America.
as the exclusive distributor for its liquid polyester polyol products sold into the coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomer (CASE) industries for the western and southwestern United States.
Fire Agates, which have beautiful iridescent rainbow colors similar to opal, is an extremely rare precious gemstone found only in certain areas of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico.
The Hurricane Center said Norbert was helping push moisture from the remnants of Tropical Storm Dolly across northern Mexico and into the southwestern United States, brining possible heavy rains in coming days.
LORD Corporation announced the opening of a new office in Houston to support customers in the midwestern and southwestern United States. With a 90-year history of innovation, LORD Corporation offers its customers more than 2,500 patented products in adhesives, coatings, motion management devices and sensing technologies.
On May 20, people in the southwestern United States will witness an amazing astronomical event.
His namesake, Mangas Coloradas, was a leader in the early years of the 1860s Apache Wars in southwestern United States.
Produced by the Western Folklife Center, this year's gathering focuses on the Southwestern United States with poets and musicians from the region taking center stage.
"We took on a personal challenge to develop a pattern that best fit the Texas and southwestern United States landscape," said Craig Smith, founder of GameGuard Camouflage.
HPS is a life-threatening illness first identified in 1993 following an outbreak of unexplained, severe pulmonary illness in the southwestern United States (1).
On March 1, 1968, some ten thousand Chicana/o students walked out of their classes across the Southwestern United States in protest against educational inequalities and for more inclusive pedagogies.
The Boston Globe describes the app: "The battered-looking pickup truck careens over a Southwestern United States landscape, with cartoon men, women, and children bouncing out of the back.
Salazar said he hopes to pursue offshore wind power along the Atlantic coast in the same way officials are promoting solar power in the southwestern United States. "If we are wise with our planning, we can help build a robust and environmentally responsible offshore renewable energy program that creates jobs here at home," he said.
"Together Alone: A Memoir of Marriage and Place" is a collection of memoirs reflecting on the life of women in the ranges of the modern Southwestern United States, granting readers a truly unique and intriguing insight into rural life today, as well as the challenges that women still face.
He will continue to represent the association in the southwestern United States and take on new responsibilities for training and leading the field services representatives in all NTCA regions.
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