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2015-03-29 14:54:23

Did you know the Atlantic Ocean blooms in spring? And that just like rainforests, it is important for soaking up the Earth’s CO2?

2015-03-27 16:25:15

DALLAS, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report, "Micro Irrigation Systems Market by Type (Drip & Sprinkler Irrigation Systems), Crop Type (Field Crops, Plantation

2015-03-26 23:14:20

10 Best Water is a rapidly expanding organization that ranks companies within the water industry based on various factors.

2015-03-26 23:07:42

Superior Water treats Water with Safe, Green techniques and technologies. Anaheim Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 METRIX Capital Group, LLC, an Orange

algal blooms
2015-03-26 17:10:27

Water-borne algal blooms from farm fertilizer runoff can destroy aquatic life and clog rivers and lakes, but scientists will report today that they are working on a way to clean up these environmental scourges and turn them into useful products. The algae could serve as a feedstock for biofuels, and the feedstock leftovers could be recycled back into farm soil nutrients.

2015-03-26 16:23:19

Leading shipbuilders Fincantieri and Meyer Werft to each build next-generation cruise ships for Carnival Corporation through two separate, long-term partnerships MIAMI, March 26,

2015-03-26 12:27:15

LONDON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The mechanized irrigation systems market has grown exponentially in the last few years and this trend is projected to continue.

2015-03-25 12:22:39

Sewage mining Company Inks Deals for Collaborations with Veolia France, Mexico and Alberta, Canada SAN DIEGO, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Applied CleanTech (ACT) (

2015-03-24 23:11:40

Air Water Life is advancing the benefits of Alkaline water to every home in N.

2015-03-24 20:21:04

DUBLIN, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t4crxd/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Astaxanthin


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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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