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Google map of the new North Carolina greenway which connects Umstead park and Lake Crabtree trails to the Raleigh greenway system. Includes markers to access Flickr photos, descriptions, news, etc.
Real-time polling mashup. People can ask questions and watch the answers come in real-time, with geographic locations.
Sophisticated interface for exploring the birds of North America. Combination of USGS and Audubon Society data. Required Flash 8.
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