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2015-03-19 16:20:34

Innovative staging in the main theater brings guests new and unique experiences SEATTLE, Wash., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On Holland America Line's new ms Koningsdam,

2015-03-19 12:23:01

ETwater makes their smart irrigation service available for a small subscription fee for homes and businesses NOVATO, Calif., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the announcement by

2015-03-19 08:25:25

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Mechanized Irrigation Systems Market by Type (Center Pivot, Lateral Move, Solid Set, & Others), Application (Agricultural Crops, Nursery Crops, and Lawns & Gardens), & by

2015-03-18 23:08:15

Bluewater water purifying company stages water drinking stunt in front of Chinese media to launch the company’s range of award-winning water purifiers to the general public in China that involved

2015-03-18 23:07:23

Bio-Logic Aqua® Research founder and Sharon Kleyne Hour™ Power of Water® radio show host Sharon Kleyne discusses California’s worst ever drought and climate change leading up to

2015-03-18 23:06:35

Powerful in-cabin entertainment solution live on newest and largest cruise ship built exclusively for Britain Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) March 18, 2015

2015-03-18 23:05:50

Being counted among the best spring water brands is a prestigious honor—and ranking those brands is something that the staff at 10 Best Water approaches with utter seriousness.

2015-03-18 20:21:40

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MSC Cruises extends its deepest sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims of today's tragic events in Tunis.

2015-03-18 16:22:32

LAKEWOOD, Calif., March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) hosted its 8(th) Annual "Treasure Beneath Our Feet" Groundwater

2015-03-17 23:07:01

Homeowners can fight water scarcity through conservation with these simple tips from Mr.


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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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.