North Fork

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North Fork,

river, c.100 mi (160 km) long, rising in the Ozarks, S Mo., and flowing S, into N Ark., to the White River. Near its mouth is Norfolk Dam (completed 1944), which impounds Norfolk Lake and has a power plant.
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The half a dozen cabins scattered along the banks of the North Fork, as if by some overflow of that capricious river, had become augmented during a week of fierce excitement by twenty or thirty others, that were huddled together on the narrow gorge of Devil's Spur, or cast up on its steep sides.
"You know there ain't enough in the North Fork to do a week's washing for the camp--to say nothin' of its color."
The foundation of their airy castles lay already before them in the strip of rich alluvium on the river bank, where the North Fork, sharply curving round the base of Devil's Spur, had for centuries swept the detritus of gulch and canyon.
A march of nine miles took them over high rolling prairies to the north fork; their eyes being regaled with the welcome sight of herds of buffalo at a distance, some careering the plain, others grazing and reposing in the natural meadows.
Skirting along the north fork for a day or two, excessively annoyed by musquitoes and buffalo gnats, they reached, in the evening of the 17th, a small but beautiful grove, from which issued the confused notes of singing birds, the first they had heard since crossing the boundary of Missouri.
Kayakers and canoeists race joyfully down the North Fork. Hunters are drawn here in season by the abundant deer, ruffed grouse, and other game species.
Long Island's North Fork its coastal towns, eateries, shops and galleries, farms and vineyards and breweries and other spots of interest is a renowned destination.
The largest independently-owned and operated real estate firm on the East End of Long Island, with over 160 real estate agents and seven offices spanning the Hamptons, Shelter Island, and North Fork the company's expansion into Greenport was the clear next step, said Judi Desiderio, who rus the firm with managing partners Nancy McGann and Janet Hummel.
has announced that their new conductive composite antenna systems have entered the product development phase, with key personnel from APC and North Fork Composites meeting recently in Woodland, WA to begin antenna element design.
6 June 2012 a[euro]" US environmental and civil engineering consultancy Dudek has merged its operations with those of North Fork Associates in a deal whose financial parameters remained undisclosed.
Forest Service officials and community members - including a corps of mountain bikers - gathered Thursday to celebrate the completion of the North Fork Trail outside Oakridge.

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