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Selkirk Mountains


from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a range of the Rocky Mountains in southeastern British Columbia


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  • THELMA GUTIERREZ, CNN CORRESPONDENT (voice-over): Nestled in the shadow of the Selkirk Mountains is the town of Nelson British Columbia.

    CNN Transcript Mar 27, 2007

  • THELMA GUTIERREZ, CNN CORRESPONDENT (on camera): Nestled in the shadow of the Selkirk Mountains is the town of Nelson, British Columbia.

    CNN Transcript Mar 31, 2007

  • The dissected, partly glaciated Selkirk Mountains ecoregion is rugged, covered in mixed coniferous forest, and mantled by volcanic ash that increases forest productivity.

    Ecoregions of Idaho (EPA)

  • Grizzly Bear Ranch, in the Selkirk Mountains, is a full day's drive from Calgary or Vancouver, or a half-day's drive from Spokane, Wash.

    Face-to-Face With the Grizzly

  • Breathe in the scenery of Idaho's 65-mile-long Lake Pend Oreille and the Selkirk Mountains during an all-day outing that includes a barbecue lunch ($125; idahooutdoorexperience. com).


  • Attempts were also made to close by explosions the tunnels through which the Canadian Pacific Railroad passes under the Selkirk Mountains in

    History of the World War An Authentic Narrative of the World's Greatest War

  • While hunting in the Selkirk Mountains last fall, the

    The Winning of the West, Volume 2 From the Alleghanies to the Mississippi, 1777-1783

  • Location: Selkirk Mountains of Pend Oreille County, in the extreme northeastern corner of Washington.

    The Seattle Times

  • On Aug. 8, in the Selkirk Mountains, an Idaho man, Jeremy Hill, was charged with a federal crime for killing a grizzly bear cub about 40 yards from his back door in May.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Under the proposal, 375,000 acres of high-elevation forest land in the Selkirk Mountains, including portions of Bonner and Boundary counties in Idaho and Pend Oreille County in Washington, would be designated as critical habitat.

    The Full Feed from


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