Monongahela River


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Mo·non·ga·he·la River

 (mə-nŏng′gə-hē′lə, -hā′-)
A river rising in northern West Virginia and flowing about 200 km (125 mi) generally north into southwest Pennsylvania, where it joins the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio River.
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Noun1.Monongahela River - a river that rises in northern West Virginia and flows north into Pennsylvania where it joins the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio RiverMonongahela River - a river that rises in northern West Virginia and flows north into Pennsylvania where it joins the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh to form the Ohio River
Keystone State, Pennsylvania, PA - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Mountain State, West Virginia, WV - a state in east central United States
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Claiming a "deity of the forest" intervened repeatedly during that British military campaign in North America, physician Shimazu Masahiro also reveals in his journal that a young aide-de-camp from Virginia named George Washington died when Braddock's army encountered a force of French and Indians near the Monongahela River.
By employing a ZLW process, water of low quality is extracted and treated, and clean water is returned to the ecosystem, improving the water balance and condition of the Monongahela River watershed.
The WESA treatment plant, located on the Monongahela River approximately one half mile from the site, receives the liquid portion of leachate treated at the site.
Just a hop, skip, and a grand jete from the Monongahela River, Point Park University's burgeoning academic village expands past downtown Pittsburgh, while its global outlook embraces the outside world.
The researchers estimate that up to 20 tons of reactive nitrogen from leaking sewage sources flows into Pittsburgh's Monongahela River every year from a 6-mi2 watershed.
Brooklyn Bridge The company produced the cables that were used in the construction of the Roebling-designed bridges across the Monongahela River, the Niagara River, the Ohio River and New York City's East River.
Rivers and waterways are used for a variety of purposes besides navigation and recreation; when the Ashland Oil tank on the tributary to the Monongahela River burst and oil began flowing down the Ohio River, cities all the way from Pittsburgh to Cairo had to monitor their water intake systems to check for pollution.
Six steel rivets for a bridge on the Monongahela River in West Virginia?
Samples were collected from three additional rivers in the unglaciated Eastern Highlands region including the upper Ohio River, the Kanawha River, and the Monongahela River.
Billions of gallons of treated wastewater are discharged into the Monongahela River basin annually.
Morgantown is a city nestled in the Appalachian foothills and rising up from the Monongahela River.
The One Grandview project includes construction of a 20-storey tower which will include a 163-room luxury hotel and 58 condominiums; two restaurants; a spa/fitness centre; meeting rooms and a grand public terrace overlooking the Monongahela River and downtown Pittsburgh.