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2014-03-10 08:23:54

TAMPA, Fla., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Seas Water Corporation, a leading provider of large-scale water treatment services, today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to promote John Curtis to Chief Executive Officer. He will continue to serve as the Company's President and will continue as a member of the Board of Directors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130627/FL38812LOGO Mr. Curtis is a founder and has been a key member of Seven Seas'...

2014-01-31 23:24:26

The Convention on Wetlands calls for greater collaboration between the agriculture, water and wetlands sectors to ensure that healthy wetlands continue to provide clean water, food, and many other benefits to people and nature. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 On Sunday 2 February, World Wetlands Day, the Convention on Wetlands calls for greater collaboration between the agriculture, water and wetlands sectors to ensure that healthy wetlands continue to provide clean water, food, and many other...

2013-09-10 08:22:56

Accolade Bolsters Urgent Need for Greater Stewardness of High Seas Marine Ecosystems like the Sargasso Sea WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of its ongoing work to secure international protection for the Sargasso Sea's unique and vulnerable open ocean ecosystem, the executive committee of the Sargasso Sea Alliance (SSA) has been named "2013 International SeaKeepers of the Year" by The International SeaKeepers Society. This prestigious, annual award is granted to those...

2013-07-07 12:20:02

NEW YORK, July 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- All high seas vessels should be identifiable and trackable, says Global Ocean Commission All vessels on the high seas should carry identification numbers and be trackable using satellite or other technology, says the Global Ocean Commission, an independent high-level initiative on the future of the ocean. Currently, passenger ships and large merchant vessels have to carry unique and unchangeable International Maritime...

2012-03-21 22:20:53

STOCKHOLM, March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Water Management Institute (IWMI), with headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka, has been named the 2012 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for their pioneering research that has served to improve agriculture water management, enhance food security, protect environmental health and alleviate poverty in developing countries. For full press release, translations, background facts, photos and video material, visit:...

2007-07-26 03:15:49

By Prows, Peter The 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) represents the culmination of thousands of years of international relations, conflict, and now nearly universal adherence to an enduring order for ocean space that is the most significant achievement for international law since the U.N. Charter. UNCLOS establishes international property law erga omnes that, by legal and political necessity, required a bargained consensus to be effective. This bargain, in...