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Platt

(plat),
Harry, early 20th-century British surgeon. See: Putti-Platt operation, Putti-Platt procedure.
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At the prologue's end, their talk, and the setting, fade into Act I, a massive blowup of the terrarium behind the bar, where Platte and her amphibious subjects--alligators, lizards, snakes, frogs, and a pair of copulating tortoises--slither about.
Given its only habitat is the sandhills, the Platte thistle could be facing extinction, she says.
"If you look at these slopes wrong, they start to erode," lamented Gary Shaffer, a fire management officer with the South Platte Ranger District.
Environmental Protection Agency and Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ) have initiated a Platte River Watershed Program to examine and plan for environmental concerns in the area.
Platte River said it plans to partner with MFG and take advantage of available growth opportunities.
"The sale of our interest in Grand Mesa, the construction and operations agreements with Grand Mesa and our development of the Platte River gathering system greatly strengthen our financial and strategic position as a midstream growth company," said Matt Valentine, Rimrock's CFO.
Bartlit Beck Herman Palenchar & Scott LLP served as legal counsel to Platte River and Houlihan Lokey served as the exclusive financial advisor to WellMark.
Platte River formed PRV Aerospace in January 2010 by consolidating four aerospace operating companies it had acquired between 2006 and 2008, and PRV Aerospace subsequently completed two strategic add-on acquisitions in 2010 and last year.
Platte and Gilbert spilled some of their own blood, saying, "The blood of innocents is shed with the participation of this agency."
The best time to float the North Platte is from mid June, after peak runoff as the river clears, into July, until the water drops too low for large rafts.
Pro Brands Ltd., a new animal health company based in North Platte, Neb., will offer veterinarians a professional choice when it comes to medical products and supplies for their clients.