Cahaba River


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Ca·ha·ba River

 (kə-hô′bə, -hä′-)
A river rising in the Appalachian Mountains of north-central Alabama near Birmingham and flowing about 305 km (190 mi) generally south to the Alabama River near Selma.
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Martin Parish, Louisiana (Poirrier, 1978), the Cahaba River and Shades Creek of Alabama (Mobley, 2010), and from Canada (McGill University, 2017).
Numerous field sites along several urban waterways (Cahaba River, Shades Creek, Village Creek, Valley Creek, and Five Mile Creek) will be sampled.
A year to the day after she died, Wilson's estate released to the Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley an unforeseen windfall: $2.5 million, to be used to help establish a camp along the banks of the Cahaba River, a thread of water known both for its beauty and the diversity of its species.
Nuptial music was provided by Cahaba River Strings.
Life history study of the river redhorse, Moxostoma carinatum, in the Cahaba River, Alabama, with notes on the management of the species as a sport fish.
For its scratch bakery, store-made salads, gourmet private label, extensive wine selection, fresh-packed chicken, dry-aged beef and outdoor dining overlooking the scenic Cahaba River, make this Piggly Wiggly a breed apart from your typical supermarket.
The Greenprint is one part of the ongoing effort to protect and improve the Cahaba River.
To date, the region has developed land-use regulations to protect the Cahaba River watershed; generated hundreds of high-tech sector jobs; and made progress toward low-income housing.
The proposed critical habitat includes portions of the Tombigbee River drainage in Mississippi and Alabama; portions of the Black Warrior River drainage in Alabama; portions of the Alabama River drainage in Alabama; portions of the Cahaba River drainage in Alabama; portions of the Tallapoosa River drainage in Alabama and Georgia; and portions of the Coosa River drainage in Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee.
The proposed critical habitat includes portions of the Tombigbee River drainage in Mississippi and Alabama; portions of the Black Warrior River drainage in Alabama: portions of the Alabama River drainage in Alabama; portions of the Cahaba River drainage in Alabama; portions of the Tallapoosa River drainage in Alabama and Georgia; and portions of the Coosa River drainage in Alabama.
South of Birmingham, Ala., in the rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, the City of Hoover stretches out along the banks of the Cahaba River.