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Modern-day Recipe For A Lush, Green Lawn
2014-07-14 12:29:35

American Society of Agronomy In Santa Fe, Albuquerque, and other major cities in New Mexico, nearly every public golf course is now watered with treated municipal wastewater rather than precious potable water supplies. Across the US Southwest as a whole, more than 40% of all golf courses receive treated effluent. Reusing the effluent increases the sustainability of golf courses. Additionally, golf courses and homeowners alike fertilize their lawns during the growing season. The major...

2014-07-14 12:22:52

BURNABY, British Columbia, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TechSci Research [http://www.techsciresearch.com ] announces its publication on 'Global Water & Wastewater Treatment Chemicals Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019' (http://www.techsciresearch.com/2714) Wastewater from industries such as power, paper and pulp, chemical processing, metal and mining is one of the major contributors to the rising water pollution, globally. As a result, new regulations for...

2014-07-13 23:01:17

The North American Water Storage Systems Market report defines and segments the water storage systems market with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-water-storage-systems-9294917997.html (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 The North American water storage systems market is estimated to grow from $2,100 million in 2013 to $5,450 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 21.0%, from 2013 to 2018. The water storage systems market is expanding at a rapid pace in...

2014-07-13 23:01:16

The growing environmental concerns, combined with the decreasing water availability, are fueling the growth of the micro irrigation market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/applications/micro-irrigation-system-in-agriculture-irrigation-8886437010.html (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Micro irrigation systems are mainly utilized for agriculture in order to ensure proper water dispersal as wells as to maintain soil quality. The application of micro irrigation systems in agriculture is projected to...

2014-07-12 23:04:18

Wagner Moisture Meters offers proven accuracy and technology. Rogue River, OR (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 The Wood Pro Expo (WPE) in Baltimore, Maryland hosts a variety of products designed to assist woodworkers in finding the best tools, products and companies for their crafts and professions. Wagner Meters will be attending this year with its line of moisture measurement systems and handheld moisture meters. Wagner Meters offers moisture measurement solutions with something for every level of...

2014-07-11 23:08:35

Bullfrog Spas, manufacturer of innovative hot tubs, welcomes their newest Authorized Retailer in the Logan, UT market. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Bullfrog Spas is pleased to announce Bullfrog Spas of Logan, located in Logan, Utah, as the newest addition to the expanding family of Authorized Bullfrog Spas Retailers around the world. Bullfrog Spas of Logan is located in an all new showroom in the city of Nibley, UT on Highway 89, 3 miles south of the Y intersection of Highway...

2014-07-11 23:05:21

Gerald Pollack, PhD, discusses implications of Fourth Phase Water discoveries on life, health and the atmosphere with Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Recent research findings regarding Fourth Phase Water are altering the understanding of life, health, the atmosphere, and how water affects human bodies. That was the conclusion of the discoverer of Fourth Phase Water, Gerald Pollack, during an interview on the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of...

Significant Harmful Algal Bloom In Western Lake Erie Predicted This Summer
2014-07-11 03:13:09

NOAA Headquarters NOAA and its research partners predict that western Lake Erie will have a significant bloom of cyanobacteria, a toxic blue-green algae, during the 2014 bloom season in late summer. However, the predicted bloom is expected to be smaller than last year's intense bloom, and considerably less than the record-setting 2011 bloom. Bloom impacts will vary across the lake's western basin and are classified by an estimate of both its concentration and how far it spreads....

2014-07-11 08:21:57

HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepFlex announced today the signing of an agreement with Offshore Inland Marine & Services, Inc. (OIMO) to establish a new unbonded flexible pipe manufacturing and qualification testing facility to be located in the Port of Pensacola, Florida. The industrial complex will have direct access to the existing deep water quay-side, which is strategically located for optimized access to serve the flexible pipe markets in the Gulf of Mexico, West...

2014-07-10 23:08:11

Water Researcher Gerald Pollack Discusses with Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne How Fourth Phase Water May Explain Dr. Emoto’s Controversial Findings. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The research findings of Dr. Masaru Emoto on the behavior of water have always been controversial. A new hypothesis, recently proposed by University of Washington water researcher Gerald Pollack, PhD, while speaking as a guest on the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show of July 7,...


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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...

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...

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