I was part of a team that catalogued all of the rich plants and animals that depend on the coastal plain
of this massive refuge for much of their lives.
To unveil typical patterns of the diurnal and annual cycle along the climatic gradient from the coast to the mountains, average daily zonal gradients of potential temperature, specific humidity, and sea level pressure were calculated for the coastal plain
and the whole transect including the mountain stations.
NRCS currently doesn't collect data on the distribution of soil microbial populations, so there are no clues about which microbes might be the environmental link between Coastal Plains
soils and stroke risk.
Therefore, expanding oil development could have significant negative cumulative effects on shorebirds breeding on the Arctic Coastal Plain
In the Coastal Plains
, naturally occurring structures include cavities in large diameter gum (Nyssa sp.) and cypress (Taxodium sp.) trees (Clark, 1990; Gooding and Langford, 2004; Trousdale and Beckett, 2005).
He also represented the governors of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia in the areas of policy interpretation and regional programming as the states' regional representative at the Coastal Plains
The cacoa plantations are usually in valleys or coastal plains
, where the soil and drainage are good and the rainfall balanced.
JOB: Biologist and chief of the Coastal Plains
Institute and Land Conservancy in Tallahassee, Florida
Each of these naturally caffeine-free herbal blends honors a unique bioregion--mountains, outback, desert, coastal plains
and rainforests, These blends celebrate the special places on our planet where flavorful herbs, flowers, berries and spices flourish.
As the colony of Saint Domingue, this seductive land of rugged mountains and fertile coastal plains
became in the eighteenth century one of the most densely populated spots on earth and the most precious jewel in France's imperial diadem.
In both the 1545 and 1576 epidemics, the infections were largely absent from the warm, low-lying coastal plains
on the Gulf of Mexico and Pacific coasts (4).
On March 7, Ian Thomas, an award-winning US Geological Survey (USGS) mapmaker, posted several maps on the agency's website, including a postcard-sized graphic showing the calving grounds of the Porcupine Caribou on the coastal plains