Apalachicola River


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Ap·a·lach·i·co·la River

 (ăp′ə-lăch′ĭ-kō′lə)
A river of northwest Florida formed by the confluence of the Flint and Chattahoochee Rivers near the Georgia border and flowing about 170 km (105 mi) south to Apalachicola Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico.
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Noun1.Apalachicola River - 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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For those anglers willing to make the sacrifice, flatheads can be found in the entire Apalachicola River system.
The young United States had also solidified its hold over Louisiana by incorporating French and Spanish Louisianans into the American regime; broken Native American power in the Southeast, and ultimately forced them by treaty to relinquish their homelands; revealed Spanish weaknesses that, by 1821, resulted in the American acquisition of the Florida peninsula; and reinforced the institution ot slavery by suppressing insurrections, demanding the British return black refugees (runaway slaves) and destroying the British-built-and-provisioned Negro Fort on the Apalachicola River.
At many shops, you can pick up a jar of Tupelo honey, produced along the Apalachicola River bank wetlands and prized for its light golden color and delicate taste.
Our results were consistent with previous Alabama shad fecundity studies out of the Apalachicola River.
One of the most studied discussions of altered freshwater flow concerns the Apalachicola River in northeast Florida (Wilber 1992).
The largest remaining spawning population occurs in the Apalachicola River system of the Florida Panhandle below Jim Woodruff Dam (Ely et al.
The courtroom was full last month as Justice Ricky Polston was sworn in as the Florida Supreme Court's 55th chief justice, the first to come from west of the Apalachicola River since 1925.
Kau encounters renegades and thieves, traitors and mercenaries, and the dark prophetic magic of the forest before he finally finds himself within the walls of a remote fort on the Apalachicola River.
Under the agreement, The Lewis Bear Company will bring drank(TM) to thirsty, stressed-out and highly-caffeinated consumers throughout the greater Pensacola region, covering a service area that ranges from Pensacola to the Apalachicola River, extending north to the Alabama state line.
Further complicating the matter is that the water flowing into the Apalachicola River also affects several endangered species.
Because the headwater streams of the Apalachicola River drain the south face of the Blue Ridge in northern Georgia, stream valleys along the Chattahoochee River, a northern tributary of the Apalachicola, likely provided suitable habitats for Appalachian biota to disperse southward during glaciation and northward during interglacial periods.
neislerii in the Apalachicola River based on a literature review and recent surveys.