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2014-11-18 23:14:57

A major expansion in worldwide dam construction is now under way.

2014-10-24 23:05:55

Bourne Energy develops technology to protect river water quality. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 "Humankind is running out of water at

2014-09-08 23:01:14

Muller will assume responsibility for Dam Safety, Safety and Occupational Health, Law Enforcement and Security of Reclamation facilities WASHINGTON, D.C.

Peng Mao DNA repair
2014-08-21 02:30:00

Scientists at Washington State University have identified a crucial step in DNA repair that could lead to targeted gene therapy for hereditary diseases such as “children of the moon” and a common form of colon cancer.

2014-05-22 23:06:02

On May 31, ASDSO will host an event remembering the South Fork Dam failure and highlighting the importance of dam safety in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the

Exploring Ways To Protect Fish From Barotrauma
2014-04-16 15:35:48

Think of the pressure change you feel when an elevator zips you up multiple floors in a tall building. Imagine how you'd feel if that elevator carried you all the way up to the top of Mt. Everest — in the blink of an eye.

2014-03-03 23:02:31

Lift Liners™ were strategically placed underwater to help prevent erosion of sediment. Wexford, PA (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 MHF Services (MHF), a leading

2013-12-13 23:27:34

Ice dams are a very real threat during the cold weather months.


Latest Dam Reference Libraries

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2006-12-26 10:31:18

The North American Beaver (Castor canadensis) is a large semi-aquatic rodent native to Canada. Also it is native to most of the United States and parts of northern Mexico. Its fur is dark brown. It has a rounded head, a large flat paddle-shaped tail and webbed hind feet. The unwebbed front paws are smaller, with claws. This is the largest rodent found in North America and the second largest rodent in the world (the largest rodent being the South American capybara). Beavers are mainly...

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2006-12-12 14:44:47

Beavers are semi-aquatic rodents native to North America and Europe. They are the only living members of the family Castoridae. Genetic research has shown the European and North American beaver populations to be distinct species and that hybridization is unlikely. General Beavers are best known for their natural trait of building dams in rivers and streams. They build their homes in the eventual artificial pond. They are the second largest rodents in the world. Beavers continue to...

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Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.