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2014-05-27 16:23:47

VALENCIA, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bigger, Better and Wetter than ever, Six Flags Hurricane Harbor is ready to keep Southern Californian's cool all summer long. The park opened for the 20(th) season on Memorial Day weekend and introduced several exciting new additions to the popular water park. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7232051-six-flags-hurricane-harbor-new-bonzai-pipelines Bonzai Pipelines,...

New Biodiversity Study Overturns Controversial Scientific Theory
2014-05-27 03:54:54

ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies Researchers have today released ground-breaking findings that dismiss the ‘Neutral Theory of Biodiversity’. The theory has dominated biodiversity research for the past decade, and been advocated as a tool for conservation and management efforts. Professor Sean Connolly from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Coral CoE) at James Cook University (JCU) is the lead author of the international study, which he says...

2014-05-27 12:34:03

BURNABY, British Columbia, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial Sector Continues to Remain Largest End User for Global Water Pumps Market The global water pumps market is growing rapidly on account of strong demand from the developing countries such as China and India. These emerging economies are witnessing rising urbanization and industrialization, which is leading to increasing water scarcity, and as a result pushing the demand for water recycling projects. Rising...

2014-05-27 08:26:02

MIAMI, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jorge Vilches has been named president and chief executive officer of Pullmantur, one of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.'s (NYSE, OSLO: RCL) six brands. Vilches will be responsible for the strategic direction and leadership of the brand to ensure its continuous growth and success. He will report directly to Richard D. Fain, chairman and CEO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Vilches has spent the past 10 years in the travel industry, holding various...

2014-05-24 23:00:57

Water Treatment Chemicals representing more than 35% of the global share. The global market was estimated at $21.5 billion in 2012, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 4.3% from 2013 to 2018. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/water-treatment-342.html (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 The report "Water Treatment Chemicals Market By Type (Coagulants & Flocculants, Corrosion Inhibitor, Scale Inhibitors, Biocides, Chelating Agents, Anti-foaming Agents, pH Adjusters & Others)...

2014-05-23 23:08:58

ReBath of Albany is having an inventory liquidation sale to make room for new colors and styles. Anyone interested in the 20% off must visit the showroom in Clifton Park. Clifton Park, New York (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 ReBath of Albany is excited to announce they are having a huge sale on acrylic shower bases, bathtubs and bathtub surrounds. Owner, Frank Rafalik decided to mark down select colors and styles 20% to make room for new colors and styles that will become available shortly. The...

2014-05-23 23:00:39

APEC Water Systems is offering a special sale on all reverse osmosis and whole house water filters in observance of Memorial Day 2014. Their Memorial Day long weekend sale will last from May 23rd thru May 27th and is available exclusively at Freedrinkingwater.com. City of Industry, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 This Memorial Day weekend, APEC water is offering exceptional deals on their entire line of home reverse osmosis (RO) drinking water filters and whole house water filtration systems....

2014-05-23 08:22:01

WASHINGTON, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After the rains and flooding that early spring weather brought to many parts of the U.S., now is the best time for water well owners to perform annual maintenance on their water wells and septic systems, according to the wellcare® Well Owners Network, a free resource for water well maintenance, testing and education made available through the Water Systems Council. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140522/90720 The wellcare®...

2014-05-23 08:21:15

Carnival Is Now One of Five Major Cruise Lines with Planned Service to Mazatlan, Including Princess Cruises, Holland America Line, Norwegian Cruise Line and Azamara Club Cruises. MAZATLAN, Mexico, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazatlan, Mexico's "Colonial City on the Beach," today announced that Carnival Cruise Lines will resume service to the destination with year-round cruises departing out of Los Angeles. The seven-night Mexican Riviera cruise, which will begin sailing in April...

2014-05-22 23:04:50

Justlovesuccess.com is committed to marketing the absolute best health and wellness products to consumers. The Harmonizer affords consumers to drink structured, pure, clean, energized water from their own tap eliminates the need to purchase bottled water. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 The Greenfield Naturals Water Structuring, Energizing Harmonizer produces healthy, energized, structured water using the natural methods of nature. The unit itself is a pressurized matrix of all natural...


Latest Water Reference Libraries

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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