Rocky Mountains

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Rocky Mountains,

mountain range in the United States and Canada.
Rocky Mountain spotted fever - an acute infectious disease of high mortality, characterized by frontal and occipital headache, intense lumbar pain, malaise, a moderately high continuous fever, and a rash on wrists, palms, ankles, and soles from the second to the fifth day, later spreading to all parts of the body. Synonym(s): Rickettsia
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Geologic Field Trips of the Canadian Rockies: 2017 Meeting of the GSA Rocky Mountain Section
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Carlsbad, CA, August 18, 2012 --( X & D Supply, a nationwide distributor for metalworking tools and related MRO supplies, announced today the complete line of Rocky Mountain Twist cutting tools are now available for purchase online.
The flowers of the Rocky Mountains are varied as they are wonderful.
We never thought we would have wolves in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho 15 years ago, but now we do, so yes, I would say this is a very real and serious threat," says Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation President and CEO David Allen.
"Since the summers have become longer, marmots have had more time to do all these things and grow before the upcoming winter, so they are more likely to succeed and survive." The scientists studied a population of yellow-bellied marmots living 3,000 metres above sea level in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, US.
North America's terrain includes the Rocky Mountains in the West and the Appalachians in the East.
Early British travelers described the Rocky Mountains as sublime and fantastic, bringing back tales of their glory which would inspire a century of visitors: explorers, artist, sportsmen, missionaries and more.
"And the more prominent display of the Rocky Mountains reflects the tradition that Coors beer is still brewed today high in the Rockies with 100-percent Rocky Mountain water for a real Rocky Mountain beer taste."
Rouhly 15 miles in distance from the foot of the Rocky Mountains, the city is home to top companies such as Lockheed Martin, Sprint Corp.
The fact that lynx from Alaska to the Rocky Mountains are physically similar enough to be classed as a single subspecies "suggested that kind of connectivity," he notes.

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