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Exploring Ways To Protect Fish From Barotrauma

Exploring Ways To Protect Fish From Barotrauma

Tom Rickey, PNNL Fish-friendly hydropower is the goal of international team Think of the pressure change you feel when an elevator zips you up multiple floors in a tall building. Imagine how you'd feel if that elevator carried you all the...

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2014-04-18 12:21:48

Will Feature More Than 200 New Ocean-Inspired Activities Tailored for Kids Ages 2-11 MIAMI, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Cruise Lines, the leader in family cruising, today unveiled Camp Ocean - an exciting, new marine-themed children's program coming to its fleet of 24 "Fun Ships." Set to debut on Carnival Freedom on May 24, the expansive new program will immerse children ages 2-11 in the wonders of the sea through fun, engaging and educational experiences. More than 200 new...

2014-04-18 12:21:26

Dreamstime Offering Discounted Pricing on Weekly to Annual Image Subscriptions NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dreamstime, a distinguished leader in stock photography, announced today it is donating 5% of all image subscriptions sales made on Earth Day to charity: water (www.charitywater.org), a global non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. All Dreamstime subscription sales made on Earth Day will result in a...

2014-04-17 23:08:34

An independent study estimates that salt-free water softener sales will increase by 20 percent over the next three years, representing a major change in consumer preferences. Deland, Florida (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 An independent report sponsored by Pelican Water, the market leader in salt-free water softening systems, forecasts a 20 percent growth in the U.S. market for salt-free water softeners and filtration over the next three years, compared to single-digit growth for other point of...

2014-04-17 23:06:03

ReportsnReports.com adds Global Smart Water Network Market 2014-2018 research report to its store. This smart water network industry study is available at http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/280685-global-smart-water-network-market-2014-2018.html. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 The Global Smart Water Network market can be categorized by technology into two segments: Smart Water Meters and Monitoring and Control Systems. The Global Smart Water Network Market 2014-2018 report has been...

2014-04-17 23:03:42

Solar Hydrogen Trends, Inc. develops innovative breakthrough technology with the world’s first hydrogen reactor for production of unlimited hydrogen. Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 American company Solar Hydrogen Trends, Inc. announced in early March of 2014 the invention of world's first hydrogen reactor "Symphony 7A" capable of converting of 1 liter of water (including sea water) into 1kg of hydrogen. And here is the reaction: A. "It's totally...

2014-04-16 23:10:27

Bio Logic Aqua Research founder Sharon Kleyne reports on health effects of climate change on skin and eyes, suggests proactive defense. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Climate change, drought, and air pollution play havoc with Earth’s atmospheric water vapor - also called “humidity” - reports water and health researcher Sharon Kleyne. Human skin is sensitive to humidity fluctuations, according to Kleyne, because the body relies on the evaporation of water from the skin’s...

2014-04-15 23:08:37

Country duo Montgomery Gentry is headed to South Louisiana for a one night only performance in the Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel on Saturday, April 19. Charenton, LA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Country duo Montgomery Gentry is headed to South Louisiana for a one night only performance in the Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel on Saturday, April 19. “Fans of country and Southern rock are going to love this show. Montgomery Gentry has been cranking out hits since 1999 and...

2014-04-15 08:23:42

Recognized for Addressing Key Global Water Challenges BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ProCleanse LLC announced today that its next-generation home water filtration device has been selected as one of 28 Exemplar U.S. Water Technologies by an independent review panel evaluating solutions that address global water challenges. The ProCleanse filter also was named one of the six most innovative solutions in the group, reflecting its ability to produce safe drinking...

2014-04-14 23:13:14

The Brisbane, Australia-based company is actively searching for qualified distributors of its ultra-efficient showers (which use 70 percent less water and energy compared to conventional showers) in the UK. Brisbane, Australia (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Reducing environmental impact and energy costs without compromising one's enjoyment of showers — that's what the breakthrough technology of CINTEP's innovative digital and electric recycling Power Showers promises. And as the...

2014-04-14 16:21:51

LONDON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: China Bottled Water 2013 Report (with 5 regional sections) -- An essential guide for anyone present, or considering entering, the bottled water market in China.-- Ideal to gain an understanding of the bottled water market trends in China as well as in its 5 key provinces separately.-- Packed with data covering market volume and value trends, segmentation, packaging size, distribution and...


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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...

Crown Of Thorns Starfish, Acanthaster planci
2013-11-11 10:54:41

The crown-of-thorns starfish (Acanthaster planci) is a species of starfish that is classified within the Acanthasteridae family. This species has a large range that extends from the Red Sea to the African coasts in the east and from the Indian Ocean to the western coasts of Central America. It prefers a habitat in coral reefs, which can be harmed if population numbers are too high. Damage occurs when filamentous algae covers bare skeletons of coral and the starfish move in to feed, stripping...

Giglioli’s Whale, Amphiptera pacifica
2013-08-19 13:14:53

The Giglioli’s Whale was discovered by zoologist Enrico Hillyer Giglioli on September 4, 1867, 1200 miles of the coast of Chile. He did not recognize the whale as any known species. It was observed for 15 minutes swimming close to his ship. Giglioli described the whale as being 60 feet long with an elongated body and having two dorsal fins 6.5 feet apart. No other known species of whale has two dorsal fins. It had long sickle-shaped flippers and lacked furrows under the throat....

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