Mesa Verde


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Mesa Ver·de

 (vûr′dē, vĕr′-)
A plateau of southwestern Colorado west of the San Juan Mountains. Its canyons contain numerous Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings, including Cliff Palace.

Mesa Verde

(ˈmeɪsə ˈvɜːd)
n
(Placename) a high plateau in SW Colorado: remains of numerous prehistoric cliff dwellings, inhabited by the Pueblo Indians
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A test team from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (HX) 21 reached that level in May as they met the challenge of conducting testing required to expand the flight envelope for the UHTY Venom helicopter onboard San Antonio-class amphibious landing dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19).
Hooked onto a rope slung around a tree, National Park Service rock climber Dave Mealey walked backward off a cliff above Spruce Tree House, one of the best-preserved Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings in Mesa Verde National Park.
Africa Command (AFRICOM), visited the amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) and met with members of the crew and Marines from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), Sept.
Last season ended with Jimmy's elder brother Chuck (Michael McKean) resigning from Hamlin, Hamlin & McGill after he realized that his sibling illegally altered the Mesa Verde documents.
Striking, panoramic footage of Rocky Mountain National Park, Mesa Verde National Park, Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve, Black Canyon Of the Gunnison National Park and much more fill this sweeping video essay.
Many feral horses in the western United States exist outside of designated management areas as identified by the Wild and FreeRoaming Horses and Burros Act of 1971, including Mesa Verde National Park (Mesa Verde NP), Colorado.
Roberts journeys to the American Southwest, exploring ancient sites such as Mesa Verde, Chaco Canyon, and Bandelier National Monument.
Weather changes quickly at Mesa Verde National Park--the most significant remnant of ancient America in the United States, with nearly 5,000 archaeological sites.
as it attempted to land aboard USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19)," the US Navy reported on Monday.
A US Fifth Fleet spokesman told the GDN that the helicopter, a CH-53E Super Stallion, was attempting to land on the USS Mesa Verde when it went down.
Seventeen Marines and eight sailors were aboard the CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter when it crashed as it attempted to land on the USS Mesa Verde.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel ordered today the amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde into the Arabian Gulf, it was announced Monday.