Choctawhatchee River


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Choc·taw·hatch·ee River

 (chŏk′tə-hăch′ē)
A river rising in southern Alabama and flowing about 270 km (170 mi) south into northwest Florida, where it empties into Choctawhatchee Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico.
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Hybridization of two megacephalic Map Turtles (Testudines: Emydidae: Graptemys) in the Choctawhatchee River drainage of Alabama and Florida.
Technical Specifications for Federal Mitigation Credits The Florida Department of Transportation (Department) is requesting bids for the purchase of up to 20 palustrine (freshwater) (or equivalent) mitigation credits to offset wetland impacts associated with multiple projects located within Northwest Florida Water Management District (NWFWMD) Regulatory Basin 9 Choctawhatchee River and Bay.
Although evidence of heterochronal spawning by Alabama shad sampled from the Choctawhatchee River, Alabama, was reported by Mettee and O'Neil (1), previous studies of Alabama shad fecundity, conducted by Laurence and Yerger (3), Mills (6) and Ingram (7), were based on assumption of annual fecundity.
After an eventful road trip in which Richard learns to drive and to accept his father's death, Richard and Skink catch up with Malley and her captor on a houseboat on the Choctawhatchee River in Florida.
They found that the Choctaw bass inhabits coastal river systems in Alabama and along the western Florida Panhandle, including the Choctawhatchee River.
The conclusion of the authors' abstract: "Our evidence suggests that Ivory-billed Woodpeckers may be present in the forests along the Choctawhatchee River and warrants an expanded search of this bottomland forest habitat.
As luck would have it, within an hour of entering the Choctawhatchee River, he and a companion felt sure that they saw an ivory-billed.
This study surveyed LWD in 35 stream reaches in the Choctawhatchee River watershed in SE Alabama.
Less than 20 miles south of the Alabama border, Caryville, with a population less than 1,000, was a tiny log and sawmill town where steamboats carried cotton up the Choctawhatchee River to the cotton gin in Geneva, Alabama, only a few miles north of Florida's border.
Its endemic range encompasses most of Florida, except in the panhandle where it is found only east of the Choctawhatchee River, and the Chipola River drainage in southeastern Alabama (Page and Burr 1991).
Soon I found myself floating down the lower Choctawhatchee River, about a mile from where it empties into the bay of the same name on the Gulf of Mexico coast in northwest Florida.
The Choctawhatchee River and Bay watershed support a wide array of aquatic and wetland resources.