tall timbers


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tall timbers

n. some remote well-forested place; the boondocks. Oh, Chuck lives out in the tall timbers somewhere. He only has a post office box number.
See also: tall, timber
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It's head for tall timber, and the Greeks take the hindermost," adjudged the cheerful sailor, while Ole was stuttering over what would happen when we came to the end of the river.
Working with the Rapid Response Skills Initiative, the THA organised todays information sessions at Tall Timbers an award-winning hospitality venue in Circular Head.
Fire-frequency effects on vegetation in north Florida pinelands: another look at the long-term Stoddard Fire Research Plots at Tall Timbers Research Station.
A speed limit sign is nearly covered by floodwaters in the Tall Timbers Haughton, La.
My grandparents lived in a house called Tall Timbers which had the most amazing garden for exploring, it was an idyllic playground.
Researchers at Florida's Tall Timbers Research Station, a non-profit forest and wildlife research facility near Tallahassee, have also restored quail to significantly higher numbers on some southeastern properties.
Senior Lindsey Burke was the only Bromfield player able to stake some claim amongst the tall timbers as she recorded 11 rebounds.
Her home for the week was Lapwing, a redwood lodge, with three double bunks and en-suite, in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
Her home for the week was Lapwing, a redwood lodge, with three double bunks and en suite, in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
Her home for the week was Lapwing - a redwood lodge with three double bunks and en-suite in the Tall Timbers development at Boreatton.
5 2nd dam Catawba granddam of Tall Timbers, winner of Newmarket Handicap, Newcastle-Gr3 15 Joesakic placed twice at 6 in Sweden
They are quite confident in their scrum and they've got a couple of tall timbers in the second row, which can cause us problems with regard to line-outs.
THE CANVAS: Tall timbers of the Pacific Northwest, a winning ticket, a taxing timetable
The students 1) interviewed the mayor and a civil engineer who specializes in wastewater treatment, 2) collected and tested water samples at various locations with an Environmental Protection Agency scientist, 3) invited a river management analyst from Florida State University to speak to the biology classes, 4) met with a representative of the Tall Timbers Research Station in Tallahassee, 5) attended Tallahassee's Apalachee Audubon Society meetings and interviewed Tallahassee's water quality specialist, and 6) met with Holly Blalock-Herod of the U.
Before the timber industry based on the tall timbers on the upper North Shore and Baulkham Hills, much ship building timber was cut dose to the water along the river banks and the recesses of Pittwater and Cowan Creek.