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(ˌæp əˌlætʃ əˈkoʊ lə)

a river flowing S from NW Florida into the Gulf of Mexico. 90 mi. (145 km) long.
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Noun1.Apalachicola - a river in northwestern Florida formed by the confluence of the Chattahoochee River and the Flint River at the Florida border
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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Spanish mackerel will also start showing up in East Pass, Apalachicola Bay and along the beaches of Dog and St.
However, all portions of this study were conducted in the Apalachicola National Forest near Wilma, Florida U.
At Orman House Historic State Park in Apalachicola, visitors can pay respect to Vietnam veterans at the parks Three Servicemen Statue, a bronze replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.
One such species, shoal bass, is found in the Apalachicola River Basin in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida, occurring throughout the Flint and Chattahoochee river watersheds.
Now, Hill plans to build a house in the quaint fishing village of Apalachicola, and kayak and canoe with his wife, Mollie, whom he met at the Bar and married in 1980.
In this study, findings of a key 1992 paper on Apalachicola Bay oyster fishery data and Apalachicola River discharge data from 1960 to 1984 were recreated, and the analysis extended to 1987 to 2013, to evaluate whether relationships previously reported between river discharge and oyster fishery catch per unit effort (CPUE) persist.
To identify conditions during successful spawning, river temperatures and discharges in 2 drainages of the northern Gulf of Mexico (the Apalachicola and Pascagoula rivers) were characterized during successful hatching "windows.
20) Lake Seminole, in turn, serves as the point of origin of the Apalachicola River, which flows southward from the lake through the Florida panhandle and empties into the Apalachicola Bay in the Gulf of Mexico.
The storm was located about 170 miles south-southwest of Apalachicola as of 11 a.
Our study estimated the fecundity of 39 female Alabama shad from the Apalachicola River, Florida.
Apalachicola Bay is one of the most productive and least polluted estuarine systems in the Northern Hemisphere.
Alabama and Florida are suing Georgia for hogging the water in the Chattahoochee River--we Atlantans are taking too much of it, and the oysters in Apalachicola Bay aren't getting enough fresh water to survive.