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2015-03-31 23:16:29

Collaboration + Innovation = Fast-track Commercialization of the Algae Production Industry Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 Algae are made into many

2015-03-31 23:11:45

The ComSpOC begins Launch and Early Operations Phase service. Exton, PA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 The Commercial

2015-03-31 23:08:08

BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report on air pollution control equipment, with the industrial sector significantly

2015-03-31 23:07:49

Japs-Olson, Direct Mail Print Service, Using Sound Seal Acoustical Pipe Lagging Agawam, MA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015

2015-03-31 23:06:17

Industry-leading alternative energy product supplier has expanded the number of options it carries for solar RV kits. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 31, 2015

2015-03-31 23:06:14

The hammermill line originally developed by Magnatech Engineering will now be manufactured and marketed by Granutech-Saturn under the Saturn brand, targeted at both ferrous and non-ferrous metal

2015-03-31 23:02:42

Is Substantial Equivalence the Big Question to Answer in the GMO Controversy? Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 The Walk a Mile Project, as part of

cocoa primates
2015-03-31 17:12:49

After reading this, you might just find that the next bite of your favorite chocolate leaves a bitter taste. The world’s craving for chocolate is killing monkeys, apes, and chimpanzees. Illegal cocoa farms are threatening Ivory Coast primates on an unprecedented scale. In 13 of 23 recently surveyed protected areas, every single primate has been wiped out.

2015-03-31 16:34:45

DALLAS, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Global and Chinese Aluminum Heat Exchanger Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report of 150 pages, to the

2015-03-31 16:30:42

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - As of today, the vast majority of Canadians will be able to receive emergency alert messages affecting life and propertythrough their radio and television services.


Latest Environment Reference Libraries

Ipomopsis polyantha
2014-12-13 15:16:45

Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...

Ipomopsis aggregata
2014-12-13 14:49:47

Ipomopsis aggregata is a flowering plant species. The plant’s Latin scientific name, “Ipomopsis”, means similar to Ipomoea or Morning Glories, referencing the species similarities. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Scarlet Gilia, Scarlet trumpet and Skyrocket. I. aggregata is indigenous to western North America. It can be found growing from British Columbia all the way south to Mexico. Ipomopsis aggregata is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. Ipomopsis aggregata...

Elingamita
2014-12-13 14:45:59

Elingamita is a genus consisting of one single tree/shrub species. The single species is the Elingamita johnsonii plant. Elingamita is a member of the Myrsinaceae family. Elingamita johnsonii plants can be found growing naturally only on the Three Kings Islands of New Zealand. The plant may grow as a small tree or as a shrub in forest and coastal scrub habitats. Due to the species limited areas of growth the genus is vulnerable to extinction due to fire or unforeseen events. Elingamita...

Laysan Rail, Porzana palmeri
2014-12-09 12:15:35

The Laysan Rail or Laysan Crake (Porzana palmeri) was a flightless bird native to the Northwest Hawaiian Island of Laysan. This small island was, and still is, an important seabird colony, and sustained numerous native species, including the rail. It became extinct because of habitat loss and by domestic rabbits, and eventually, World War II. Its scientific name is in honor of Henry Palmer, who collected in the Hawaiian Islands for Walter Rothschild. It was a rather small bird, measuring...

Hawaiian Rail, Porzana sandwichensis
2014-12-09 12:12:23

The Hawaiian Rail (Porzana sandwichensis), known also as the Hawaiian Crake or the Hawaiian Spotted Rail, was a rather enigmatic species of minuscule rail that resided on Big Island of Hawaii, but is currently extinct. A dark form and a lighter form are known. There is considerable confusion by the existence of two distinct forms. While it can’t be completely excluded that early specimens were collected on another island, only O’ahu and Kaua’I seem plausible given the history of...

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