Mobile River

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Noun1.Mobile River - a river in southwestern AlabamaMobile River - a river in southwestern Alabama; flows into Mobile Bay
Alabama, Camellia State, Heart of Dixie, AL - a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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in the Mobile River Industrial Park in Saraland, a suburb of Mobile.
The ship is now moored in the Mobile River in front of Austal USA s facility, where it will undergo final outfitting and activation before sea trials and delivery to the Navy.
Summary: Two barges that had been loaded with natural gas exploded in the Mobile River off the city's shore on Wednesday, injuring three people.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A fire broke out Wednesday night on Alabama's Mobile River after two barges loaded with natural gas exploded not far from where a once listless Carnival cruise ship was docked, authorities said.
The same winds knocked a guard shack containing two shipyard workers into the Mobile River.
1979; Jenkins and Burkhead, 1994), and the Mobile River Basin (Billington and Maceina, 1997).
Alabama Power has a coal-fired power plant on each of four major waterways in the state: the Green County plant is located on the Black Warrior River, the Miller plant is located on Locust Fork, the Barry plant is located on the Mobile River, and the Gorgas plant is located on Mulberry Fork.
Now, researchers have found a population of one of those species-a freshwater limpet last seen more than 60 years ago and presumed extinct-in a tributary of the heavily dammed Coosa River in Alabama's Mobile River Basin.
A couple of my favorite and semi-wacky promotions that we have are our mobile River Cats hot dog cannon that shoot buns and wieners into the crowd, and our superhero, Roof Man, who saves baseballs from being lost forever on our stadium roof and distributes them to kids.
Willam Bartram (1791), the famous botanist, wrote of his visit to the area: "July 13th, we left the Apalachucla town, and three days journey brought us to Talasse, a town on the Tallapoose river, North East great branch of the Alabama or Mobile river, having passed over a vast level of plain country of expansive savannas, groves.
This is only one event in ambitious recovery programs to restore populations of critically imperiled species through adult and cultured juvenile translocations into stream reaches scattered about the Cumberlandian Region and the Mobile River Basin of the southeastern United States.

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