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Altglienicke

Altglienicke is a locality of Berlin in the borought of Treptow-Köpenick. Until 2001 it was part of the former borough of Treptow; the village of Glinik was first mentioned in 1375. The Berlin Wall cut through Altglienicke and Rudow from 1961 until 1990, it was the location for a joint American and British intelligence operation. The locality is situated in the south-western side of Treptow-Köpenick, it borders with Rudow, Adlershof, Grünau and the municipality of Schönefeld, in the Dahme-Spreewald district of Brandenburg. Altglienicke counts 1 zone: Falkenberg Altglienicke is served by the Berliner S-Bahn lines S45 and S9, with the stations of Altglienicke and Grünbergallee. Close to the locality is the Berlin Schönefeld Flughafen station, by the "Berlin Schönefeld" international airport. Berlin Altglienicke railway station Media related to Altglienicke at Wikimedia Commons Altglienicke official website

Dendroctonus frontalis

Dendroctonus frontalis, the southern pine beetle, is a species of bark beetle native to the forests of southern United States and Central America. It has a hard reddish brown to black exoskeleton and measures 3 mm, about the size of a grain of rice, it is short-legged, the front of the males head is notched, the female possesses a wide elevated transverse ridge, the hind abdomen of both is round. Dendroctonus frontalis inhabits several Pinus species. Host trees in the United States include P. taeda, P. echinata, P. elliottii, P. virginiana, P. rigida, P. palustris, P. serotina, P. pungens and P. strobes, P. ponderosa, P. engelmannii and P. leiophylla. Host trees in Central America include P. caribaea, P. engelmannii, P. leiophylla, P. maximinoi and P. oocarpa. In the south-eastern United States it is considered one of the most important causes of economic loss in forestry. About $900 million worth of damage was caused by this species from 1960 to 1990 in the southern United States. Data related to Dendroctonus frontalis at Wikispecies Texas A&M Agrilife: Southern Pine Bark Beetle Featured Creatures: Dendroctonus frontalis, Southern pine beetle, UF / IFAS Southern Pine Beetle on the Forest Encyclopedia Network

Tobacco Rd Band

Tobacco Rd Band is an American musical group that specializes in country-rock. The band, based in Tallahassee, consists of lead singer and songwriter Eric Durrance, lead guitarist Ben Castro, bass player Dale Shumate and drummer Joe Markham. Tobacco Rd Band was founded in 2010 by Eric Durrance, the lead singer with the acclaimed Christian rock band Big Dismal, which Rolling Stone once named one of "Five Christian Bands on the Rise."After Big Dismal broke up, Durrance began performing solo, was selected to tour with Jason Aldean and Lady Antebellum as part of Country Music Television's "CMT on Tour" in 2008. Durrance formed TRB with his friend, lead guitarist Lex Vance. With its hard-driving sound coupled with Durrance's reputation from his years with Big Dismal, TRB amassed a fan base throughout the South. In early 2012, TRB released its debut EP titled "Where the Girls Are," which consisted of six tracks: "Where the Girls Are," "Jesus & Guns," "All About Me Today," "There's No Such Thing as Goodbye" and "Dear Life."

Shortly thereafter, the band released the single "That's Country," featuring a guest performance by Colt Ford, who appears in the accompanying music video. In the summer of 2013, Durrance became the first artist to sign with Silvercreek Records, a new label in Nashville, founded by two Nashville music industry veterans—songwriter Stafond Seago and songwriter and plugger Steve Pope. However, due to creative differences, Durrance negotiated a severance from Silvercreek and resumed recording under his own independent label, Big Southern Entertainment. Durrance and Tobacco Rd Band continued writing songs and performing to sell-out crowds in the South, throughout 2014 and 2015. In January 2016, Tobacco Rd Band released their song "Jesus & Guns" to country radio stations in response to President Barack Obama's executive action on gun control; the pro-Second Amendment ballad, which advocates the use of guns to protect one's family, had appeared on the band's 2012 album "Where the Girls Are." Eric Durrance - Lead Vocals / Guitar Ben Castro - Lead Guitar Dale Shumate - Bass Guitar Joe Markham - Drums Where the Girls Are - Released: January 6, 2012, Big Southern Entertainment That's Country ft. Colt Ford - Released: February 6, 2013, Big Southern Entertainment Official website That's Country on YouTube Tobacco Rd Band on iTunes

Roger Simpson

Roger Simpson is an English former professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s. He played at representative level for England, at club level for Bradford Northern and Batley Bulldogs, as a fullback, i.e. number 1. Roger Simpson won a cap for England in 1995 against France while at Bradford Northern. Roger Simpson played left-centre, i.e. number 4, in Bradford Northern's 12-12 draw with Castleford in the 1987 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1987–88 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 17 October 1987, played left wing, i.e. number 5, in the 11-2 victory over Castleford in the 1987 Yorkshire County Cup Final replay during the 1987–88 season at Elland Road, Leeds on Saturday 31 October 1987, played left-centre in the 20-14 victory over Featherstone Rovers in the 1989 Yorkshire County Cup Final during the 1989–90 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Sunday 5 November 1989. Roger Simpson played left-centre, i.e. number 4, in Bradford Northern's 2-12 defeat by Warrington in the 1990–91 Regal Trophy Final during the 1990–91 season at Headingley Rugby Stadium, Leeds on Saturday 12 January 1991, played left wing, i.e. number 5, in the 15-8 defeat by Wigan in the 1992–93 Regal Trophy Final during the 1992–93 season at Elland Road, Leeds on Saturday 23 January 1993.

Photograph "1989/90 Team Photo - 1989/90 Team Photo - 26/08/1989" at rlhp.co.uk Photograph "Bradford Northern 1993/4 - The Bradford Northern squad for the 1993/4 season. - 01/01/1993" at rlhp.co.uk Photograph "Return to Odsal - Ex-players lead out the team on the return to Odsal after two seasons at Valley Parade - 09/03/2003" at rlhp.co.uk Photograph "Trevor kisses the turf - Trevor Foster kisses the turf on the return to Odsal after two seasons at Valley Parade - 09/03/2003" at rlhp.co.uk

Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Cheyenne Mountain State Park is a Colorado state park, acquired in June 2000 through a partnership between the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado State Parks, Great Outdoors Colorado, Colorado Lottery, El Paso County, other local private organizations. In 1917, 800 acres on Cheyenne Mountain was homesteaded by Bert Swisher and Thomas Dixon, both of whom applied for the homestead that year; the actual grants for the property, now part of the Cheyenne State Park, were granted to Bert Swisher and Thomas Dixon between 1922 and 1926. Dixon resided with his family in a cabin near the top of the mountain in the middle of three valleys. Swisher's cabin was near the present site of the antenna farm at the top of the mountain, accessed by Old Stage Road; the Dixon property was purchased by Swisher's grandchildren in 1988 through the Cheyenne Mountain Reserve, LLC. The JL Ranch, the park is situated just south of Colorado Springs and represents the protection of one of the last significant open spaces along the southern section of the Colorado Front Range.

The 2,701-acre park lies beneath the eastern flank of Cheyenne Mountain, borders the plains of Colorado in a stunning transition from plains to peaks. The land is in remarkable natural condition, wildlife is abundant as well as diverse due to the property's undisturbed and unfragmented nature. Wildlife in the park includes deer, black bears, coyotes, prairie dogs, red-tailed hawks, golden eagles and wild turkeys; the park is the only state park located in El Paso County. There are 20 miles of trails throughout the park which are open to bikers. Dogs and horses are not permitted on the trails in order to keep the surrounding ecosystems intact and to avoid disturbing the ground-nesting birds that reside in the park. Cheyenne Mountain has day-use picnic sites and a visitor center where educational displays and interpretive programs are available for visitors. Evening programs and nature hikes are available during the spring and summer months and periodically during the fall and winter months; the park is open for day use, camping with full hookup and walk-in camping sites, a camper services building.

"Cheyenne Mountain State Park". Colorado State Parks. Archived from the original on 2007-12-10. "Cheyenne Mountain State Park: 2013 Management Plan". Colorado Parks and Wildlife

Cyclone Tino

Severe Tropical Cyclone Tino and an associated convergence zone caused significant damage across 10 island nations in the South Pacific Ocean during January 2020. First noted as a tropical disturbance during January 11, to the southwest of Honiara in the Solomon Islands, the system developed over the next few days as it moved eastwards in between the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu prior to being named Tino as it approached Fiji during January 16. Continuing to track south-eastward, Tino continued strengthening as it passed near Fiji, bringing copious amounts of rainfall to the area. Whilst losing latitude, the system continued to strengthen and peaked as a category 3 tropical cyclone on January 17, with signs of an eye forming. Shortly after peak intensity, Tino was impacted by high wind shear and decreasing sea surface temperatures, triggering a weakening trend. Tino moved out of the tropics shortly thereafter and became an extratropical cyclone during January 19. In its formative stages, Tino produced heavy rainfall over the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.

Wallis and Futuna sustained similar effects in Wallis where damaged homes and downed trees were reported. Fiji and the Fijian dependency of Rotuma were extensively impacted by the cyclone. Rotuma's wharf in Oinafa was damaged, curtailing marine travel. More than 3,000 people sought shelter in Fiji ahead of the storm; the Northern Division was most affected, incurring a US$2.81 million damage toll. Flooding rainfall caused; as of January 23, 2020, 2 people are missing after being swept by a swollen creek in Serua Province. Roads and crops were damaged in Tonga following Tino's passage on January 18 near peak strength, with the worst effects afflicting the island groups of Vavaʻu and Ha'apai. A convergence zone connected to Tino brought stormy conditions well-spatially and temporally beyond the cyclone's circulation. Waves as high as 8 m struck Tuvalu's low-lying atolls and surrounding waters, causing catastrophic flooding and uprooting numerous crops; the convergence zone produced damaging swells in Niue and gusty winds in Samoa.

During January 11, the Fiji Meteorological Service reported that Tropical Disturbance 04F had developed, about 410 km to the southwest of Honiara in the Solomon Islands. At this time the system was poorly organised with deep atmospheric convection displaced, to the south of the system's broad low level circulation center; the disturbance was located to the north of a subtropical ridge of high pressure, within a favourable environment for further development, with a low to moderate amount of vertical wind shear and warm sea surface temperatures of 29–31 °C. Over the next couple of days, the system consolidated and developed further, as it was steered eastwards by the ridge through Temotu Province of the Solomon Islands; the system was subsquently classified as a tropical depression during January 15, while it was located about 570 km to the northeast of Port Vila in Vanuatu. After the system had been classified as a tropical depression, the system continued to develop, with deep convection wrapping on to the systems low-level circulation center.

As a result of this and decreasing vertical wind shear, the United States Joint Typhoon Warning Center issued a tropical cyclone formation alert on the system. During January 16, the system started moving south-eastwards towards Fiji and passed within 40 km of the Fijian dependency of Rotuma; as the system passed near Rotuma, the FMS reported that the depression had developed into a Category 1 tropical cyclone, on the Australian tropical cyclone intensity scale and named it Tino. That day the JTWC intiated advisories on the newly named tropical cyclone and designated it as Tropical Cyclone 08P, after its outflow improved with a point source positioning itself over the systems center. During January 17, Tino passed to the east of Udu Point on the Fijian island of Vanua Levu, before it developed an eye as it moved south-eastwards to the east of Fiji's Lau Islands; that day the FMS reported that Tino had become a Category 3 severe tropical cyclone and had peaked with 10-minute sustained windspeeds of 120 km/h.

At around the same time, the JTWC reported that the system had peaked with 1-minute sustained windspeeds of 130 km/h, which made Tino equivalent to a Category 1 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson hurricane wind scale. During January 18, as the system passed near or over several of Tonga's Ha'apai islands, Tino started to weaken with dry air wrapping into the systems low level circulation center from the south; the system started to interact with a baroclinic zone and transition into an extratropical cyclone. Tino moved out of the tropics that day, which prompted the FMS to pass the primary warning responsibility for Tino to New Zealand's MetService; the JTWC issued their final advisory on the system during January 19, before it was last noted during the next day, as MetService declared that Tino had become an extratropical low. Severe Tropical Cyclone Tino directly impacted the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Futuna, Fiji and Niue, while a convergence zone associated with the system impacted Samoa, American Samoa and the Cook Islands.

Tino was the second system to impact Fiji, Tonga and the Cook Islands in three weeks, after Cyclone Sarai. Despite passing over 500 km to the south of the island nation and its associated convergence zone impacted the whole of Tuvalu between January 16 - 19; as the system started to impact the low-lying islands, the FMS issued a gale warning for the archipeligo and warned that heavy rain, squally thunderstorms, rough to high seas, heavy swells and gale-force winds of 75 km/h (4