Caloosahatchee River


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Ca·loo·sa·hatch·ee River

 (kə-lo͞o′sə-hăch′ē)
A river of southern Florida, about 120 km (75 mi) long, flowing west from south-central Florida to the Gulf of Mexico. It is connected to Lake Okeechobee by a canal and forms the western part of a cross-state waterway.
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Noun1.Caloosahatchee River - a river in southern Florida that flows westerly to the Gulf of Mexico; forms the western end of the Cross-Florida Waterway
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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This innovation has been applied to many projects, including an award-winning use of CFD to address scour at the Lake Okeechobee Structure 77 outlet to the Caloosahatchee River.
She could start the motor with a single jerk on the rope, and we'd water-ski down the Caloosahatchee River for miles.
The Caloosahatchee River contains 4 of the 5 hotspots where catch rates and the number of acoustic position estimates of smalltooth sawfish have been highest (Poulakis et al.
Standing 19 stories tall, The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village offers breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, Caloosahatchee River and Tarpon Point Marina.
Located north of their original bank, near the Caloosahatchee River in the panther dispersal zone, Panther II provides important connectivity for the species between South and Central Florida.
The attack came as Kaleb cooled off in the Caloosahatchee River in Florida.
Langdale, who is known as Fred to his buddies, was swimming Monday in the Caloosahatchee River when the 11-foot gator suddenly attacked.
Kaleb Langdale was swimming when he was attacked by the 10ft reptile in the Caloosahatchee River.
Biologists estimate that less than 100 of the animals are alive in the wild today, hanging on in the southern tip of Florida below the Caloosahatchee River.
Parasitic and symbiotic fauna in oysters (Crassostrea virginica) collected from the Caloosahatchee River and estuary in Florida.
After looking at brochures for the Oasis, Yosvani Alfonso thought he was buying into a luxurious "urban-tropical" lifestyle when he slapped down a $106,180 preconstruction deposit for a condo overlooking the Caloosahatchee River in downtown Fort Myers.