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2015-05-29 23:06:08

Clean Water Systems & Stores has released a new free guide for homeowners using well water: "What To Do If Your Well Is Covered by Flood Waters through the website CleanWaterStore.com".

2015-05-29 16:22:37

New pavement solution made of 100-percent post-consumer recycled plastic reduces runoff, protects groundwater, and minimizes the impact of flooding HOUSTON, May.

2015-05-29 16:22:33

Peebco H-2-0 has teamed up with Phoenix Revolution's Ocean Pure Water Systems to provide fresh drinking water to the drought-stricken regions around the world.

drone whale blubber
2015-05-29 13:46:46

Quit blubbering about. Scientists have found a way to measure gray whale blubber using drones to give a far better reading than the old binocular technique.

2015-05-28 23:05:41

According to the new report from BCC Research, the global market for water and infrastructure repair market was $57.7 billion in 2013 and nearly $61.2 billion in 2014.

2015-05-28 20:22:02

LONDON, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Pipes and Pipe/Hose Fittings in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Pipes (Concrete, Polyethylene,

2015-05-28 12:31:44

WILMINGTON, Ohio, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When Tara McConnell, the designer and creator of temp-tations(®), a line of hand painted stoneware, was planning an elaborate outdoor space for

2015-05-27 23:02:24

RnRMarketResearch.com adds Market Research Report on Global and Chinese Faucet Industry, 2009-2019 to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 27, 2015 The

california drought australia
2015-05-27 09:47:42

Unless something is done, the state may soon run out of water. But what can be done? Australia's Millennium Drought offers some tips on how to survive this dry time.


Latest Water Reference Libraries

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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Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.