The Oxbow Quadrangle is located along the Idaho-Oregon border in the Payette National Forest. The Oxbow Quadrangle is the formal name of a 7.5-minute series topographic map of the region. In the movie "Last of the Dogmen... More »

One of the major rivers in Washington state is the Columbia River, which begins in Canada and snakes down through the entire state, creating much of Washington’s natural border with Oregon before flowing out to the Pacif... More » Geography United States The West

Mount Shasta is located 40 miles south of the Oregon-California border and halfway between the state's border with Nevada and the Pacific Ocean. With a peak of 9,822 feet, Mount Shasta is fifth highest mountain in Califo... More » Geography United States The West

The Eiffel Tower stands on an oxbow beside the River Seine in Paris, France. The reason for its placement was due to it being the centerpiece of the 1889 World's Fair, which took place in the same region. More »

An oxbow lake forms when a curve, or meander, in a river pinches shut. The river follows a new, shorter course and a lake forms beside the river. More »

To contest a traffic violation for running a red light in California, plead "not guilty" to the charge and pay the ticket fine. The court then issues a trial date regarding the infraction. More » Geography United States The West

Among the main crops grown in the state of Colorado are hay, corn, wheat and potatoes. Colorado is also known for growing hemp for legal use and it is among the top five cash crops of the state. More »