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2013-08-21 23:23:19

Sharon Kleyne interviews Water Engineer Neil Grigg, PhD about Water Conservation. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 One way to encourage water conservation and help the public understand water’s immense value in their lives, might be to charge consumers what water is actually worth. The suggestion was recently proposed by noted Water Engineer Neil Grigg, PhD, during an interview by radio host and water researcher Sharon Kleyne. Dr. Grigg is a Professor of Civil Engineering at...

2013-08-07 23:22:39

Sharon Kleyne’s Mission Would Make Fresh Water Access and Quality World’s Top Priority Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 Between 1950 and 2000, there were 1,850 conflicts in the world involving disputes over access to the water in lakes and rivers that cross international boundaries. According to Water and Health Researcher Sharon Kleyne, the number of water disputes becomes much higher when water conflicts within countries are included. With safe fresh water becoming...

Snow Water Storage In Oregon Watershed Cut By 56 Percent From Global Warming
2013-07-26 12:48:40

Oregon State University A new report projects that by the middle of this century there will be an average 56 percent drop in the amount of water stored in peak snowpack in the McKenzie River watershed of the Oregon Cascade Range -  and that similar impacts may be found on low-elevation maritime snow packs around the world. The findings by scientists at Oregon State University, which are based on a projected 3.6 degree Fahrenheit temperature increase, highlight the special...

2013-07-19 14:36:59

According to study, inaction will lead to 'major setback' in economic development and food security for the poorest people in Ghana, Burkina Faso and other countries in West Africa A new study released today finds that so much water may be lost in the Volta River Basin due to climate change that planned hydroelectric projects to boost energy and food production may only tread water in keeping up with actual demand. Some 24 million people in Ghana, Burkina Faso and four other neighboring...

2013-06-20 23:04:32

Water Select® introduces new water conservation products to help save water where it is wasted the most — in the shower. Reducing water consumption and the energy associated with the use of potable water is the key objective of Water Select®. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Water Select® introduces new water conservation products to help save water where it is wasted the most — in the shower. Reducing water consumption and the energy associated with the use of...

2013-06-12 23:00:46

More and more people are awakening to the fact that water resources may appear plentiful, but in reality are limited in availability to populated areas. Fresh Water is a precious commodity and continued supply requires conservation and management. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Water Select® is Conservation With Immediate Effect says Jeanene Tips Wilson, the owner of Water Select®. Water Select® is an in-line valve for the shower that addresses conservation of water used...

2013-05-24 23:13:53

[370 Pages Report] Micro Irrigation System Market report categorizes the global market on the basis of types, applications, geography, crop type trends; forecasting revenue and analyzing trends. (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 According to the new market research report “Micro Irrigation System Market Trends and Global Forecasts (2011 - 2016)” published by MarketsandMarkets, global micro irrigation system market expected to reached over $1,290 million by the end of year 2010 and is...


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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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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