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2015-04-24 23:04:50

American Water, America’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, and LG Sonic, a Dutch manufacturer of algae control systems, today announced it has formed a partnership

2015-04-24 23:04:02

A surge of investment in ballast water treatment is expected in 2015, due to the imminent ratification of global environmental legislation.

2015-04-24 12:22:30

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2015-04-24 12:21:31

ARLINGTON, Va., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The members of the American Waterways Operators, the national trade association representing the tugboat, towboat and barge industry,

2015-04-24 08:24:50

TSX-V: HEOOTCQX: HEOFFAlternext: MNEMO: ALHEO QUEBEC CITY, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - (TSXV: HEO) - H(2)O Innovation Inc.

2015-04-23 23:10:11

Bluewater today announced the global launch of three new water purifiers that remove practically all known tap water contaminants and offer a harmonized balance of design personality, performance

2015-04-23 23:07:23

Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder and water advocate Sharon Kleyne discusses rainwater capture as a solution for California drought on April 27th radio show. Grants

2015-04-23 23:04:16

The authors of an article published in the new issue of the journal Phycologia investigate the possibility of environmental symbiont acquisition on yellow spotted salamanders and their symbionts,

2015-04-22 23:08:32

The keys to stable water supply are conservation, management, technology and recycling says Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder and Sharon Kleyne Hour® Power of Water® radio host on

2015-04-22 16:23:58

ETwater Technology Solutions Provider Introduces an Advanced New Solution to Excess Water Use NOVATO, Calif., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 45(th) anniversary of Earth Day brings increased


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Wharf Roach, Ligia exotica
2014-12-10 11:29:16

The wharf roach (Ligia exotica) is a species of sea slater and crustacean that is thought to be native to the Mediterranean Sea and Western Europe, although some experts suggest it is native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean. It can be found in many temperate and tropical waters throughout the world, most likely due to unintentional shipping. This lives in crevices of rocks and cliffs just above the water line, as well as in jetties and the walls of harbors. The wharf roach reaches a...

Hula Painted Frog, Discoglossus nigriventer
2014-08-18 15:55:22

The Hula painted frog was considered extinct by the IUCN since 1996. Very little is known about the species because very few specimens have been found. In 1940 two adults and two tadpoles were collected but the smaller one was eaten by the larger one, and the tadpoles were lost. A single Hula painted frog was found in 1955 which was the last record of this specimen. The extinction of this species is said to be the result of the draining of lake Hula and its marshes in the 1950’s. Only...

Blue-spotted Salamander, Ambystoma laterale
2014-01-31 13:35:04

The Blue-spotted salamander (Ambystoma laterale) is part of a group referred to as, Mole salamanders. A member of the Ambystomatidae family, the species ranges throughout eastern and central US and Canada. The Blue-spotted salamander prefers seasonal woodlands and forests and finds shelter in wet, damp areas. Hiding under damp leaves, rocks, logs and moss, the salamander is able to find cover. Mostly comprised of their long tail, the Blue-spotted salamander reaches lengths of 3.15 to 5...

Sharlie, Lake Monster
2014-01-30 18:08:56

Sharlie is a cryptid that is believed to inhabit Payette Lake near McCall, Idaho. Other names for this reptile-like creature are Slimy Slim or The Twilight Dragon of Payette Lake. Native Americans believed that an evil spirit lived in the lake before western settlers arrived in the area. The first documented sighting of the creature was in 1920 when a group of workers saw what they thought was a log, but it began to move. In August 1944, several groups of people reported seeing a 30...

Kina, Evechinus chloroticus
2013-11-15 10:54:52

Kina (Evechinus chloroticus) is a sea urchin that is native to New Zealand. This echinoderm belongs to the family Echinometridae and it has the potential to reach a maximum diameter of 16 to 17 centimeters. It is scattered throughout New Zealand and in some northern and southern offshore islands. It can be found in shallow waters around 12 to 14 meters deep, although there are also intertidal populations located in the north of both the North and South Islands. It shows a preference for...

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