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Flooding along the Missouri River continues as shown in recent Landsat satellite images of the Nebraska and Iowa border.
GREENBELT, Md., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recent Landsat satellite data captured by the USGS and NASA on May 10 shows the major flooding of the Mississippi River around Memphis, Tenn., and along the state borders of Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, and Arkansas as seen from 438 miles above the Earth.
WASHINGTON, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and U.S.
WILMINGTON, N.C., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On April 15th, the U.S. Association of Reptile Keepers (USARK) received a response from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to a long standing appeal and Request for Correction under the Information Quality Act (IQA).
SEATTLE, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FlowWorks can now accept real-time data directly from United States Geological Survey (USGS) and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) monitoring stations.
Once lost in the mists of time, the colonial hydrology of the northeastern US has been reconstructed by a team of geoscientists, biological scientists and social scientists.
Approximately 13 million metric tons of rare earth elements (REE) exist within known deposits in the United States.
HENDERSON, NV, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AmeriLithium Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: AMEL; "AmeriLithium" or "the Company") is pleased to announce making public the latest reports from its geophysical examination of the Company's Paymaster Canyon Lithium brine project in Nevada, USA.
Scientists track amphibian populations because these animals are sensitive to changes in their environment and can serve as â€œcanaries in the coal mineâ€ to give researchers early warnings about pollution or other ecological problems.
In the next 50 years, it is estimated that drinking water needs in the Kabul Basin of Afghanistan may increase sixfold due to population increases resulting from returning refugees.
- Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
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