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2014-03-31 12:23:24

INDIANAPOLIS, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Water Technologies (OTC Pink: GWTR) notes increasing water prices and limited supplies are increasing demand for tools that improve the efficiency of water distribution systems. The company has assembled innovative technologies for improving water efficiency, ranging from sensors and software that reduce leaks and pipeline rehabilitation techniques to customer dashboards that improve usage data. All fit into the company's "People +...

2014-03-31 08:23:59

NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2(nd) Annual Smart Water Leadership Summit will be held May 6 and 7, 2014 at the National Academy of Sciences Building in Washington D.C. This Summit will generate value for its participants by bringing together top leaders to present and discuss best practices, regulatory requirements and leadership regarding building water safety and sustainability. There is no charge to attend either on-site or remote via live streaming video. To...

2014-03-31 08:23:45

--Removable, Barrier Flood Wall Installed at 55 Water Street - NEW YORK, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Directly following Hurricane Sandy in October 2012, Plaza Construction was asked to start working on the development of a flood prevention solution for 55 Water Street, one of New York City's largest office structures with 54 stories and 3.8 million square feet located in the financial district. Hurricane Sandy was the second-costliest storm in U.S. history with damages to New...

2014-03-30 23:22:13

A Harvard report from the Remodeling Futures program predicts significant gains in home improvements spending in 2014, and current bathroom remodeling trends appear to be including more steam showers. Woodinville, WA (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 The home remodeling industry is back. As Mike LaFollette of Angie’s List states, “After two straight years of solid growth in the home remodeling industry, the Remodeling Futures Program at Harvard University predicts “double-digit [percentage]...

2014-03-30 23:00:28

Many consumers across the world have highlighted some key benefits of XC Spa’s hot tubs, which are very popular on the market. Recently, XC Spa has announced its new collection of hot tubs for the UK and USA markets. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Many consumers across the world have highlighted some key benefits of XC Spa’s hot tubs, which are very popular on the market. Recently, XC Spa has announced its new collection of hot tubs. The new collection includes many different designs. For...

2014-03-28 23:28:39

XC Spa’s hot tubs and far infrared sauna products are well-known in the industry. Recently, the company has released its exclusive collection of hot tubs. (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 XC Spa’s hot tubs and far infrared sauna products are well-known in the industry. The company’s premium customer service, high quality, speedy delivery, and affordable prices, have attracted many people to choose XC Spa. Recently, XC Spa has released its exclusive collection of hot tubs. XC Spa is a leader...

2014-03-28 08:29:59

DUBLIN, Mar. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j6sgcp/research_report ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Chinese Valve Industry - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The competition in global valve manufacturing enterprises is fierce. There is no monopoly till now. West European valve manufacture enterprises, e.g. Germany, the U.K. and...

2014-03-28 08:29:56

CLARK, N.J., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Assured Automation now offers an oxygen cleaned nickel plated brass coaxial valve for OEM's of oxygen generators. The compact, high cycle, low cost VA Series valve is ideal for saving space compared to other valve designs. The VA Series is currently being used successfully by several large OEM's in Europe. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140328/PH92729-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140328/PH92729-b) The VA...

2014-03-28 08:22:27

NEW YORK, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SurePure, Inc. (OTCBB:SURP), a global leader in liquids photopurification, announced today that it has signed a sales agreement with HELPAC, a French player in biologic plant-based essential oils and floral water. SurePure's proprietary photopurification technology will be utilised to purify the company's natural floral water. To provide additional details on today's announcement, SurePure demonstrated the efficacy of its technology, which...

2014-03-27 23:33:26

TRA Snow and Sun, Inc. is now offering new Deck Mount Snow Fence designs that will save the end user money. American Fork, UT (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 TRA Snow and Sun, Inc., well known for their Snow Bracket snow guards and engineered snow retention system, has developed new lower cost deck mount snow fence called the Mount Shasta and Diamond Mount. Terry Anderson, President, explains why the company, which also offers individual snow guards and other snow fences, decided to expand their...


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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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