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World Water Day poll also found that most Americans are pessimistic about solving global water crisis SEATTLE, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- People in the western United States
HAMBURG, Germany, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hamburg, Germany is rapidly gaining importance as a major Northern European cruise destination.
The New Pelican Water lifetime cost of ownership calculator helps customers visualize real and associated costs of owning a salt-free water softener versus a traditional water softener.
HARRISBURG, Pa., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) encourages all Pennsylvanians to protect public health and the environment by honoring National
Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder and Sharon Kleyne Hour™ Power of Water® radio host Sharon Kleyne will discuss winter flu and dry skin season on her upcoming radio show.
Pelican Water recently donated a combination whole house water filter and softener to Our Home Transitional, a resource and assistance organization that serves homeless, single female veterans
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Ion Exchange Resins.
Due to extreme drought in many states in the U.S., water conservation and reduction of wasted water by homes and business has never been more important.
New content to discuss important aspects of clean water... (PRWEB) March 11, 2015 Water purification will be the topic of the day on an upcoming segment
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...
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...
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 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) 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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