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2015-04-29 15:36:16

Antarctica may not be the frozen wasteland many people imagine. Helicopters carrying a novel airborne electromagnetic mapping sensor system, known as SkyTEM, have discovered hidden interconnected lakes underneath its dry valleys. This is the first time SkyTEM, developed at the University of Aarhus in Denmark, has been deployed in Antarctica.

2015-04-27 08:26:01

WASHINGTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Water Systems Council will hold its 2015 Great Lakes Children's

2015-04-02 20:20:53

Board calls Governor Brown's bold decision "necessary" LAKEWOOD, Calif., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California announced

2015-04-01 08:34:11

MOSES LAKE, Wash., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Odessa Aquifer Subarea Irrigators are strongly rejecting the US Bureau of Reclamation's and the East Columbia Basin Irrigation District's "Normative"

2015-03-18 16:22:32

LAKEWOOD, Calif., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) hosted its 8(th) Annual "Treasure Beneath Our Feet" Groundwater

2015-03-12 08:27:38

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages all Pennsylvanians to protect public health and the environment by honoring National

2015-02-18 23:00:52

These aquifers, along with the upper glacial aquifer supply drinking water to nearly 3 million Long Islanders, says the DWRF speaker. Berkeley Springs, WV (PRWEB)

2014-12-31 23:04:23

Fresh water advocate and Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne interviews Oregon State University’s Michael Campana, PhD, on water resources, education and public policy.

2014-12-31 23:00:49

Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne's Sharon Kleyne Hour radio guests add to understanding of water management, conservation, atmosphere and human water needs. Grants

2014-12-19 20:20:49

Expansion Project Named in Honor of Congressman Alan Lowenthal LAKEWOOD, Calif., Dec.


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Water Pollution
2013-03-25 12:43:15

Water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water including rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers and groundwater. Water pollution is when pollutants are discharged directly or indirectly into a body of water without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the plants and organisms that reside in these bodies of water. In almost all of the cases the effect is damaging not only to individual species and populations, but to the natural biological communities as...

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2009-07-06 17:58:20

The water cycle (or hydrologic cycle) describes the continuous movement of water above, below, and on the planet. Since the water cycle is in fact a "cycle", there is no beginning or end. Water exists in three states: liquid, vapor, and ice. Although the balance of water on our planet is fairly constant, individual water molecules may come and go. The water cycle is driven by the sun. The sun heats the oceans and allows water to evaporate into the air. The sun also heats snow and ice which...

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