Lassen Peak

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Las·sen Peak

A volcano, 3,187 m (10,457 ft) high, in the Cascade Range of northern California. It erupted intermittently from 1914 to 1921 after 200 years of dormancy.

Lassen Peak

(Placename) a volcano in S California, in the S Cascade Range. An area of 416 sq km (161 sq miles) was established as Lassen Volcanic National Park in 1916. Height: 3187 m (10 457 ft)

Las′sen Peak′

(ˈlæs ən)
an active volcano in N California, in the S Cascade Range. 10,465 ft. (3190 m).
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Our goal is to provide these teachers and students with necessary supplies and assistance, and eventually provide assistance to the schools in the hurricane devastated area when they re-open in the future," explained Missy Sherburne, North Carolina DonorsChoose executive director.
Alberta's premier says homes and other buildings destroyed by a huge wildfire can be reconstructed after touring the devastated area.
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SANA quoted Hasan Ghandour, the government's general coordinator of the "popular reconciliation" initiative, as saying he expected a total of 40,000 people to return to the devastated area over the next few weeks.
They spent a day working alongside homeowners, Austrian soldiers and Red Cross volunteers to clean up the devastated area, removing debris and shoveling mud.
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The transformation from a booming commercial trade, to its decline, to the reclamation of a devastated area as an impressive and valued public space as a waterfront esplanade with four miles of renovated piers and grassy upland areas is a visual tour-de-force that not only serves as a memorial to what has been accomplished, but also as a template that other similarly blighted areas of other cities can accomplish.
The restoration of this building is a powerful symbol for the recovery of Lower Manhattan--the resurrection of its special historic places, and the potential for new life in this devastated area," said Wendy Nicholas, director, NTHP.
Locals rounded on Deputy Prime Minsiter John Prescott yesterday as he toured the devastated area at Hemel Hempstead, Herts.
You know, it's amazing that what worked is private initiative, local leaders, private citizens, and individuals all over the devastated area in Louisiana, and also all over the country trying to get them supplies.
I met a man that had 75 people staying in his house, kids sleeping in drawers, closets,'' said Sagadencky, who expects to go back to the devastated area for the Red Cross.