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2015-02-27 23:12:55

Imagine a day without access to clean, drinkable water and there were no showers or proper baths and there was no one to help.

2015-02-27 23:02:35

The water filtration system was recently endorsed and is recommended by Dr.

2015-02-27 23:00:31

Grace Bay Beach on the island of Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos Islands has once again been recognized as the #1 beach in the Caribbean and one of the top 25 beaches in the world by TripAdvisor

2015-02-27 16:23:23

Sydney company, Anytime Hot Water, is expanding to the Central Coast and Newcastle regions of New South Wales.

2015-02-27 08:24:37

Join the non-profit to make sure #EveryDropCounts this World Water Day SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-25 20:22:34

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The ion exchange resins market size in terms of value is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.82% between 2014 and 2019 to reach $2034.64 million by 2019.

2015-02-25 20:22:18

LONDON, Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report estimates the produced water treatment services market in terms of value in $million.

2015-02-25 08:20:36

Highly Complementary Combination between Established Tanker Owner and Leading Commercial Operator NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb.

2015-02-24 23:16:08

Amerec is pleased to introduce the MySteam feature to connect

2015-02-24 23:13:01

Parker & Sons, Inc., a forward-looking and progressive home services contractor in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area announces record demand in Phoenix for water softener installation


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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