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EarthCache trail teaches geology of Missouri River

...Signal Point.The knob along the Missouri River is made up of glacier till, deposited...Point is several miles from the Missouri River Interpretive Center in Fort Benton...with a ranger or geologist.The Missouri River Interpretive Center recently launched...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) An Omaha bike-sharing program is crossing over the Missouri River and expanding into Iowa.The program, originally called Omaha B-cycle, was renamed Heartland B-cycle to reflect the expansion...
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Lewis and Clark critters tracked down

...wildlife, being discovered by Lewis and Clark was the beginning of the end. Beaver at the Three Forks headwaters of the Missouri River couldn't be found 30 years later. Tens of millions of buffalo were reduced to 300 by 1883. Long tells these stories...

...on those deeply hooked fish. Once on a trip to North Dakota I forgot my sleeping bag and we were camping along the Missouri River in temperatures as low as 27! I crawled in the tent and partially covered with an insulated rain coat and an extra...
Some bicentennial events along route of expedition

...MAY 13-16, 2004. HARTFORD AND WOOD RIVER, ILL. Commemoration of the expedition's entry into the mouth of the Missouri River. MAY 14-23, 2004. ST. CHARLES, MO. Festival marking expedition's sojourn as it started west. JULY 3-4...
At trail's end, a historic vote that few remember

PACIFIC COUNTY, Wash. (AP) -- No great crowds gather at the monument to democracy here.
Peninsula Clarion - Dispatch

...sudden thump on your pole. You know this time Mr. Walleye is hooked and the fight is on. Just sitting along the Missouri River and fishing with live bait for catfish, walleyes and white bass is very leisurely fishing and very relaxing to say the...
On 200th anniversary of journey, a look back is a hard look at ourselves

ON THE MISSOURI RIVER (AP) -- With sunset light gleaming...where the explorers launched up the Missouri River, local development officials calculate...wrote Lewis, ''is to explore the Missouri River, & such principal stream of it, as...
Rather than protesting, many Indian tribes embracing bicentennial

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Before plunging his keelboat into the Missouri River and heading for Indian country, Meriwether Lewis sent his mother a parting letter, telling her not to worry. ''My rout(e...


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