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2014-10-20 12:28:17

SAN ANSELMO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GROUP FIVE announced the results of its annual study of corporate opinions of services provided by shareholder location and asset recovery firms. The annual study is based on survey responses from 907 corporations. For the fifth year in a row Keane received the highest client loyalty ratings with a Net Promoter Score* of 47. Keane also received the highest issuer overall satisfaction score of 95% favorable which is two points above...

2014-10-20 12:23:44

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- California Rangeland Trust awarded the Stone Family of Yolo County the Conservationist of the Year Award at their yearly fundraiser, A Western Affair. The Rangeland Trust awards this honor to an individual or family that models sustainable conservation practices on ranchlands. For decades, the Stone Family has been blazing a trail in preserving natural resources and wildlife habitats on their 7,500-acre ranch, Yolo Land and...

2014-10-20 12:23:42

Autonomous Tracker Motors -Powered by the Sun- Enable System Owners to Minimize Costs, Increase Energy Output and Maximize Profits FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today NEXTracker unveiled its transformational self-powered tracking technology with the NEXTracker SPT. This new single-axis tracker eliminates power wiring to the tracker motors, reducing material and installation costs and making each tracker row truly 'plug 'n play.' This latest advancement...

2014-10-20 12:23:37

NEWARK, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Enecsys PLC, a premier supplier of micro inverter products for the global solar market, today announced the launch of its third generation micro inverter platform, and an enhanced Communications Gateway enabling online monitoring service. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141017/152903 Building upon Enecsys's ability to reliably scale power and reduce package size through its patented technology, the 250NL is 42% lighter and 48%...

2014-10-20 08:39:00

200-Year-Old Nonprofit Switches to Intacct's Cloud-based Accounting and Financial Management System SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intacct, a leader in cloud financial management and accounting software, today announced that Auburn Theological Seminary switched to Intacct for improved financial insight and productivity. After modernizing several financial processes with Intacct, the faith-based nonprofit was able to cut its monthly close process by two-thirds and increase...

2014-10-20 08:38:40

A newly launched article from Best Counseling Degrees ranks 25 of the most affordable, accredited master's degree programs in psychology and counseling. WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The online leader for Best Counseling Degrees announces the launch of a new ranking for the finest and cheapest grad programs in psychology and counseling in the western United States. The article features the "Top 25 Most Affordable, Accredited Graduate Degree Programs in Psychology...

2014-10-20 08:30:16

Study Results Will be Used to Support PMA Application for the RePneu Coil System MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PneumRx, Inc. (www.pneumrx.com), a leader in the field of interventional pulmonology, today announced completion of enrollment in their RENEW Study, nearly 3 months ahead of schedule. The RENEW Clinical Study is the FDA-approved IDE pivotal trial for the PneumRx RePneu Coil System, a treatment for severe emphysema. It was anticipated that the study,...

2014-10-20 08:24:47

Sustained growth and rising demand for price protection in the PG&E territory yields enormous opportunity for partners in the SoCalGas market TREVOSE, Pa., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It has only been a month since Platinum Advertising penetrated Southern California Gas Company's (SoCalGas) utility territory, but they have already experienced a great deal of success, having launched a number of sales offices within that time. Logo -...

2014-10-20 08:20:33

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teletrac(®) Inc., an award-winning GPS fleet tracking and telematics software provider for over 22,000 companies worldwide, announced it is partnering with Samsung Electronics America Inc. (OTC: SSNLF) to expand its fleet management offerings to the Android platform on Samsung's Galaxy Tab devices. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141017/152833 Earlier this year, Teletrac chose Samsung's Galaxy Tab and the Android operating...

2014-10-19 23:01:48

A new plugin was announced today from Pixel Film Studios the ProSketchy Plugin, which includes over 130 text effect presets for Final Cut Pro X Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 Theme and plugin developers from Pixel Film Studios have announced a new plugin for Final Cut Pro X entitled ProSketchy. “ProSketchy allows users to drag and drop fun sketch looking text into any video project.” Said Christiana Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “We’ve given our users the...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.