Umpqua River


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Ump·qua River

 (ŭmp′kwô′)
A river, about 180 km (110 mi) long, of southwest Oregon rising in two branches and flowing north and west to the Pacific Ocean.
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One day, in camp by the Umpqua River, Billy bent over to begin skinning the first deer he had ever shot.
And so Billy expounded the why of like in terms of realism, in the camp by the Umpqua River, while Possum expounded it, in similar terms of fang and appetite, on the rib of deer.
Western Star Manufactured Home Community sits on 12 acres at the southern reach of Roseburg, Oregon, dubbed the "Timber Capital of the Nation" and a short drive from the Oregon Coast, nationally renowned Crater Lake and world-class fly fishing, rafting and kayaking on the Umpqua River.
Located south of Templin Beach Park along the South Umpqua River, Micelli Park includes a softball field with supporting facilities, such as a restroom and parking.
SHALALAHS a former settlement on the lower Umpqua River in western Oregon [Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, Hodge, 1907]
McCullough and funded by the PWA: the Rogue River Bridge (Gold Beach), Yaquina Bay Bridge (Newport), Alsea Bay Bridge (Waldport), Siuslaw River Bridge (Florence), Umpqua River Bridge (Reedsport), and Coos Bay Bridge (North Bend).
And among Oregon lighthouses, the Umpqua River Lighthouse's story is perhaps the most interesting, thanks in large part to Bradley.
Early records indicate that this subspecies was once numerous in its historic range, from the western slopes of the Cascade Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, and from Puget Sound in Washington southward to the Umpqua River Basin in southern Oregon.
We examined the diet of harbor seals in the Umpqua River, Oregon, during 1997 and 1998 to indirectly assess whether or not they were feeding in the river.
Pero's program, ``Steelhead Between the Moon and the Deep-Blue Sea,'' details the life of the sea-run rainbow trout via a visual tour of Oregon's North Umpqua River, British Columbia's Dean River and many streams in between.
Grover said he looks forward to travelling with his wife of 46 years, Patti, and spending more time fishing on the Umpqua River.
For adventures in the nearby area, guests drive the 20-minute route along the Umpqua River, past the Elk Viewing Area to the city of Reedsport where many enjoy the Natural and Cultural Exhibits at the Umpqua Discovery Center.