Coast Range

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Noun1.Coast Range - a string of mountain ranges along the Pacific coast of North America from southeastern Alaska to Lower CaliforniaCoast Range - a string of mountain ranges along the Pacific coast of North America from southeastern Alaska to Lower California
Cascade Mountains, Cascade Range, Cascades - a mountain range in the northwestern United States extending through Washington and Oregon and northern California; a part of the Coast Range
Mount Hubbard, Hubbard - a mountain peak in southeastern Alaska that is part of the Coast Range (14,950 feet high)
North America - a continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama
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The moon was moving mysteriously along behind the giant pines crowning the South Mountain, striking a cold sparkle from the crusted snow, and bringing out against the black west the ghostly outlines of the Coast Range, beyond which lay the invisible Pacific.
The regions are the Coast Range, Puget Lowland, North Cascades, South Cascades, Okanogan Highlands, and the Columbia Basin.
The rainforests of the Coast Range burn every 400 to 1,000 years.
Governor Kate Brown will visit the Coast Range and meet with local leaders and advocates to celebrate the legislative accomplishments that allow the Elliott State Forest to be kept in public ownership.
Amarc Resources reported that 2016 field work at its IKE porphyry copper-molybdenum-silver discovery and nearby prospects in British Columbia's Coast Range continue to support the potential for development of an important new mining camp.
They tell me whether the rock material in the river originated in the Rocky Mountains, where rocks are hundreds of millions of years old or, in the Coast Range, where they are mere tens of millions of years old.
Joyce notes that the white oak used to construct each barrel will be hand-selected from the centuries-old oak groves of the Oregon Coast Range, less than 100 miles from Newport.
Their arrangement is by region, for example the Blue Mountains, the Owyhee Plateau, high laval plains, the Willamette Valley, and the Coast range and continental margin.
com)-- Betsy Johnson dedicates 40kw generator in Coast Range
En route, they travel through remote communities, meet locals who live off the land, and trek on foot through the Coast Range Mountains.
After the first rains fall on the Coast Range, edible fungus burst through the oak leaves and pine duff layering the forest floor just upslope of downtown Santa Cruz.
The study showed that even if the biofuels were used in an optimal manner to produce electricity or make cellulosic ethanol, there would still be a net loss of carbon sequestration in forests of the Coast Range and the west side of the Cascade Mountains for at least 100 years - and probably much longer.