Who named the Texas rivers?

Answer Several different groups of people named the 15 rivers that flow through Texas, including the indigenous peoples of the region. Many of the names in use today originated with Spanish explorers in ... Read More »

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What Kinds of Rivers Are Found in River Ecosystems?

A river ecosystem encompasses every aspect of a river or stream system. From tributaries entering the river to the river basin, the plants and animal life are all classified as part of the ecosyste... Read More »

River Cruises in Pittsburgh?

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is surrounded by three major rivers: the Allegheny, the Monongahela and the Ohio rivers. As a result, river cruises remain an excellent way for Pittsburgh's more than four ... Read More »

How much did Heinz pay to have the football field in Pittsburgh named after it?

H.J. Heinz Co. paid $57 million for the naming rights to Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. The $57 million payment appealed to Heinz because of its Heinz 57 Sauce product. The naming-rights deal signed in... Read More »

Who was Roger Dean Stadium named after?

Roger Dean Stadium is named for the local car dealer who bought rights to it for just $100,000 a year. It is in Jupiter, Fla., and is used by the St. Louis Cardinals and Florida Marlins for spring ... Read More »