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2014-02-13 23:25:51

SXM Deals shares it newest list of popular dinner cruise tours in St. Maarten. Philipsburg, St. Maarten (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Leading tour operator, SXM Deals, with over 45 tours shares its latest list of four dinner cruise excursions in St. Maarten that provide a one of a kind gourmet and boating experience along the island's coast while the sun sets. Dinner cruise tours in St. Maarten are very popular as the island is a melting pot of cultures, each with its own cuisine and...

2014-01-30 23:29:03

SXM Deals, a leading tour operator, reveals five cruise ship excursions in St. Maarten that cruise ship passengers shouldn't miss when cruising through the Caribbean. Philipsburg, St. Maarten (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 SXM Deals, the leading tour operator on island with over 45 tours, shares five excursions in St. Maarten that cruise ship passengers will love while visiting the island. For visitors in search of excitement, the St. Maarten Jet Ski Excursion is an adventure that will get...

Dolphin BP Oil Spill
2013-12-19 11:03:31

[ Watch the Video: Louisiana Dolphins Still Suffer From BP Oil Spill ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team led by scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has linked the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico to lung damage and adrenal hormone abnormalities in bottlenose dolphins inhabiting Louisiana’s Barataria Bay. Study researchers based their findings on health assessments conducted more than one year after the spill....

2013-12-10 23:23:57

After performing an in-depth cost analysis, Northport finds IceWarp cost 19% of what it would have otherwise spent to connect a widely dispersed mobile workforce. Springfield, VA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Global messaging solutions provider IceWarp announced today that one of its longtime customers Northport, Malaysia’s largest private port operating company, recently performed an in-depth cost analysis for its mobile workforce and found it saved 81% on connecting its mobile workforce...

2013-11-26 08:25:46

Fisherman's Landing is bringing back the wildly popular Whale Watching Tours starting this December aboard the Dolphin SAN DIEGO, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisherman's Landing, located on San Diego Bay, will be offering Whale Watching Tours aboard the Dolphin, an 85 foot Sportfishing vessel. 2 trips will go out daily, one in the morning and the second trip in the first part of the afternoon. Whale Watching tours will cost $50 per person, and $35 for Seniors, Military, and...

2013-10-29 12:24:20

SYDNEY, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tourism Australia has released a short film entitled 'Be Changed' via YouTube aiming to inspire young international travellers and encourage them to embark on their own journey of discovery in Australia. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/63919-tourism-australia-invites-the-youth-traveller-to-be-changed (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131029/MM98677) 'Be Changed' was...

2013-10-24 08:26:32

DALLAS, Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Breitling Oil and Gas, an independent exploration and production company based in Dallas, Texas, today announced it was named the Oil and Gas Awards' "2013 E&P Company of the Year - Southwest Region." Chris Faulkner, Breitling Oil and Gas CEO, said, "We are tremendously proud to receive this award and be recognized for our achievements in the industry this year." Faulkner added, "We were up against some amazing companies and it's quite a...

2013-09-27 12:28:02

Submarine cable to propel economic growth, world-class telco facilities and services MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Globe Telecom has recently launched the South-East Asia Japan Cable (SJC), its fifth major investment in submarine cable systems. Operated by a global consortium of leading telecommunications and technology companies which Globe forms part of, SJC was successfully constructed after two years of careful groundwork and provisioning between...

2013-08-23 23:22:54

PcPools.com to sell Armor Kote® winter pool covers backed by 20-year warranties for both above ground and in ground pools. St. Paul, Minnesota (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 PcPools, one of America’s leading direct marketers of above ground pools, pool supplies, and equipment for residential and commercial pool owners, confirms that Armor Kote® has named has named it an authorized dealer of the new 20-year Armor Kote® winter pool covers. Armor Kote® is the premier...

New AWI Thermal Imaging System Helps Researchers Protect Large Whales From Noise Around The Clock
2013-08-13 08:19:35

Helmholtz Association Pile driving during construction of wind farms and the use of airguns when searching for oil and gas unavoidably result in noise pollution in the surrounding area. To ensure that marine mammals are not harmed when in the close vicinity of these activities, regulatory authorities request so-called mitigation measures for their protection. One of such measures requires airguns to be switched off or pile driving to be stopped when whales approach the respective sound...


Latest Bodies of water Reference Libraries

Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin, Tursiops aduncus
2013-09-19 11:24:25

The Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus) is one of three recognized species of bottlenose dolphin that can be found in the waters near southern Australia, South China, and India. Its range also includes the Red Sea and the eastern coastal areas of Africa. All bottlenose dolphins were classified as one species, the common bottlenose dolphin or T. truncates, until 1998 when the Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin was found to be distinct. This species is distinct from other bottlenose...

Long-Beaked Common Dolphin, Delphinus capensis
2013-06-22 16:27:01

The long-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus capensis) is a species within the Delphinus, or common dolphin, genus that can be found in a fragmented range within tropical and warm temperate habitats. Its range includes western and southern areas of Africa, central California and Mexico, coastal regions of Peru, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, a large portion of western South America. The long-beaked common dolphin was not considered a distinct species until the 1990’s, along with all other species of...

Short-beaked Common Dolphin, Delphinus delphis
2013-06-22 16:01:34

The short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) is a species that can be found in warm temperate and tropical waters. Its range is larger than that of the long-beaked common dolphin and includes the Mediterranean and Caribbean Seas, but it is not thought to occur in the Indian Ocean. This species is classified within the Delphinus genus along with the long-beaked common dolphin. Both of these species were classified under one species, named D. delphis, until it was found that both were...

Black Sea
2013-04-18 19:11:10

The Black Sea is a sea located in south-eastern Europe. It’s bordered by Europe, Anatolia and the Caucasus and is eventually connected to the Atlantic Ocean by means of the Mediterranean and the Aegean Seas and a variety of straits. The Bosphorus Strait connects it to the Sea of Marmara, and the Strait of the Dardanelles connects that sea to the Aegean Sea area of the Mediterranean. These waters divide eastern Europe and western Asia. The Black Sea is connected to the Sea of Azov by the...

Persian Gulf
2013-04-18 13:55:23

The Persian Gulf is located in the western part of Asia between Iran and the Arabian Peninsula. It’s an addition to the Indian Ocean. The Gulf was the focal point of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War, which each side assaulted the other’s oil tankers. In the year 1991, the Persian Gulf again was the background for what was known as the “Persian Gulf War” or otherwise known as the “Gulf War”, despite the fact that this disagreement was mainly a land conflict, when Iraq raided Kuwait...

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