American Falls


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American Falls

A section, about 260 m (850 ft) wide, of Niagara Falls in western New York north of Buffalo.
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Noun1.American Falls - a part of Niagara Falls in western New York (north of Buffalo)American Falls - a part of Niagara Falls in western New York (north of Buffalo)
Empire State, New York State, NY, New York - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Niagara, Niagara Falls - waterfall in Canada is the Horseshoe Falls; in the United States it is the American Falls
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Their route lay to the west, down along the left side of Snake River; and they were several days in reaching the first, or American Falls.
They had made a gas recharging station at the corner of the American Fall above the funicular railway, and they were, opening up a much larger area to the south for the same purpose.
Above him, very high in the heavens, the contending air-fleets manoeuvred; below him the river seethed like a sluice towards the American Fall.
Then the sweep of the torrent that foamed down to the American Fall caught her, and in another minute the immense mass of deflating wreckage, with flames spurting out in three new places, had crashed against the bridge that joined Goat Island and Niagara city, and forced a long arm, as it were, in a heaving tangle under the central span.
Then, regardless of cover, regardless of the Asiatic airship hovering like a huge house roof without walls above the Suspension Bridge, he sprinted along towards the north and came out for the first time upon that rocky point by Luna Island that looks sheer down upon the American Fall.
Visitors have been flocking to Niagara Falls State Park, next to the American Falls, one of three waterfalls that make up the natural attraction.
A deal has been signed for constructing a new $2 billion fertilizer plant in American Falls.
24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As part of its ongoing role to support the destination and promote increased visitation to the region, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), to investigate new lighting technology and capabilities to improve the overall illumination of both the Canadian Horseshoe and American Falls.
Image with caption: "The Niagara Falls Illumination Board has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), to investigate new lighting technology and capabilities to improve the illumination of both the Canadian Horseshoe and American Falls.
There are three waterfalls at Niagara Falls, the American Falls, the Bridal Veil Falls and the largest and most spectacular - the Horseshoe Falls.
After climbing aboard the Bell 407, nervously ducking down despite the top of my head being nowhere near the thundering rotor blades, I sat back and relaxed as we took to the skies above the Horseshoe falls, the American falls and the Bridal Veil falls.

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