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2010-07-28 12:01:00

VANCOUVER, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Radius Gold Inc. (TSX-V: RDU) is pleased to report that B2Gold ("B2") has provided an update on exploration activities at the Trebol and Pavon gold projects, both in Nicaragua. Exploration at both projects is yielding very positive results and Radius is highly encouraged by B2's progress. Pavon B2 has made good progress at the Pavon project in central Nicaragua, although work has slowed somewhat with the onset of the rainy season. Another...

2010-05-25 13:36:00

BALTIMORE, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Wall Street Institute, the world's premier provider of English language instruction, announced today the grand opening of a center in Nicaragua, the company's first learning center in Central America. Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America and is experiencing increased investment in growth industries such as tourism, making it a prime market for Wall Street Institute's proven English language training method. The Wall Street Institute...

2010-05-05 15:16:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Mayorga Coffee announces its Farmer Friendly® Coffee is available exclusively in 300 Sam's Club locations nationwide this May. The Farmer Friendly® brand is an extension of Mayorga's progressive sourcing approach, bridging the gap between farmer and consumer by establishing direct relationships with farmers who emphasize on sustainable practices, while growing top-quality Specialty coffee. Through this collaboration,...

2010-03-23 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Radius Gold Inc. (TSX-V: RDU) - Radius Gold is pleased to report on recent work completed by B2Gold ("B2") at the Trebol project in north-eastern Nicaragua, where trenching and sampling programs continue to expand the known extent of the epithermal gold mineralization discovered by Radius. Two of B2's recent trenches have yielded continuously mineralized intervals nearly 100 meters in length averaging around 1 g/t Au. Based on the trenching, and...

2010-03-21 23:01:00

NEWTON, Mass., GUATEMALA CIUDAD, Guatemala and LAS VEGAS, March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- International CTIA Wireless Show -- MoreMagic Solutions, a leading mobile financial solutions provider, and Claro, a leading mobile network operator, are providing immigrants in the United States, Canada, and worldwide an easy and affordable way to send minutes home to relatives and friends in an expanded set of countries, including Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua. All Claro mobile operator...

2010-02-03 06:40:00

COOS BAY, Ore., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1956, a young teacher agreed to participate in a mission trip that would help educate children in poverty-stricken Bluefields, Nicaragua. "Education on the Wild Side" (by Trafford Publishing) by James Cunningham is the story of the lessons learned by both teacher and students during their time together. As a member of the Catholic Order of Brothers, Cunningham was asked to teach grade school in the order's Nicaraguan mission when he was only 24. In...

2009-12-15 20:05:00

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, December 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Russia's Yota, the mobile services developer and provider and one of the world's leaders in Mobile WiMAX (4G) technology, has announced the test run of the mobile broadband 4th-generation Internet access network in Managua, the capital of Nicaragua. The Yota network was rolled out in record time - in three months since the beginning of construction. During the press conference attended by representatives of WiMAX Forum, Intel and...

2009-12-15 12:33:00

RENO, NV, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power"), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Polaris Energy Nicaragua S.A. ("PENSA"), is pleased to announce that it has commenced the on-site construction of the 36 MW Phase 1 expansion at the San Jacinto-Tizate geothermal power project near Leon, Nicaragua. The gala official groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion was attended by the President of Nicaragua, the honorable Jose Daniel Ortega Saavedra, the Ram...

2009-12-02 07:30:00

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Infinity Energy Resources, Inc. (Pink Sheets: IFNY.PK) ("Infinity" or the "Company"), an independent oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced that it has received the results from an independent analysis of 2-D seismic data covering its approximately 1.4 million-acre oil and gas concessions offshore Nicaragua. The Company will host an investor conference call on December 10, 2009 to discuss this subject further...

2009-11-17 14:06:00

RENO, NV, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram"), and its wholly owned subsidiary, Polaris Geothermal Inc ("PGI"), announced that they have executed a Mandate Letter with the International Finance Corporation ("IFC"), a member of the World Bank Group, under which IFC has proposed to arrange the debt financing for the US $216M Phase II of the San Jacinto Tizate Geothermal Project ("the Project") in Nicaragua. Under the non-binding terms of the Mandate Letter, IFC...

Latest Nicaragua Reference Libraries

Red-throated Caracara, Ibycter americanus
2012-04-02 16:55:31

The Red-throated Caracara, (Ibycter americanus), is a species of bird of prey in the Falconidae family. It is the only member of its genus Ibycter. It is sometimes incorrectly placed in the Daptrius genus with the Black Caracara. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. The habitats of this social bird are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests...

Tawny-faced Quail, Rhynchortyx cinctus
2012-03-22 21:32:37

The Tawny-faced Quail (Rhynchortyx cinctus) is a species of bird in the Odontophoridae family. It is the only bird in its genus. It is found throughout Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama. Its habitat includes subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain forests. Image Caption: Artistic Depiction of Male Tawny-faced Quail. Credit: Wikipedia (public domain)

2007-03-26 18:10:06

Amphilophus citrinellus is a large cichlid fish endemic to Costa Rica and Nicaragua in Central America. In the aquarium trade A. citrinellus is often sold under the trade name of Midas cichlid or Red devil. Coloration in wild stocks is variable and while most specimens are grey to olive brown some pink, yellow or orange specimens do occur. A. citrinellus are omnivorous and their diet consists of plant material, mollusks and smaller fish. The species is closely related to Amphilophus labiatus.

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Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'