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2014-06-23 23:03:32

The micro irrigation systems market was valued at $1,650 million in 2012 and is projected to reach $4,213.4 million by 2018, with an impressive CAGR of 17.5%. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/micro-irrigation-system-market-566.html. (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 According to the new market research report “Micro Irrigation System Market by Type (Sprinkler Irrigation Systems, Drip Irrigation Systems), by Application (Agriculture Irrigation, Landscape Irrigation, Greenhouse...

2014-06-23 20:20:21

NEW YORK, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The health of the global ocean is in decline and an integrated rescue package needs to be applied over the next five years, according to an independent international commission that published its findings today. The Global Ocean Commission, made up of former Heads of State, Government, ministers and prominent business leaders, has spent 18 months investigating the decline of the global ocean and developed a rescue package of eight...

2014-06-23 16:20:34

Highlights of 114-day cruise include 11 overnight calls, Panama and Suez canal transits SEATTLE, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When ms Amsterdam departs Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Jan. 5, 2015, the cruise will span 114 days and call at 45 ports in 25 countries on six continents. Offering a refined and elegant "home away from home," Amsterdam guests will enjoy gracious service, superior amenities and many special Grand Voyage experiences....

2014-06-23 12:26:16

MIAMI, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer travel season in full swing, Carnival Cruise Lines continues to enhance its family-friendly offerings, introducing the new Dr. Seuss Bookville family reading venue and Camp Ocean marine-themed children's program on Carnival Freedom, along with highly attractive rates for families to make a summer cruise more affordable than ever. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140623/120530 Recently debuting on Carnival Freedom following a...

2014-06-23 08:31:43

Golf-Themed Entertainment Complex Replaces and Expands Outdoor Areas SCRANTON, Pa., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Topgolf in Allen, TX, near Dallas, is a golf-themed facility that combines competition with entertainment, as well as event venues and two bars serving a variety of food and beverages. Based on a driving range with micro-chipped balls, which instantly score each shot's accuracy and distance when they hit targets in the outfield, the UK-based entertainment chain has...

2014-06-23 08:23:25

Platinum's donation funded the purchase of 50 filters, providing clean and drinkable water to more than 150 Honduran children TREVOSE, Pa., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platinum Advertising is proud to have sponsored the third annual clean water expedition to Honduras. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140620/119742 A team of 14 volunteers from the Rotary International's Wesley Chapel, Fla. chapter made an excursion to the tropical mountains of southern Honduras order...

2014-06-22 23:03:42

Recently, XC Spa, an outstanding company in the current market, has announced its new collection of hot tubs. To top it all, the company has launched a special offer for these high quality tubs. (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Recently, XC Spa, an outstanding company in the current market, has announced its new of hot tubs for the global market. To top it all, the company has launched a special offer for these high quality tubs. The core aim of the current special offer is offer more cheap items...

2014-06-19 23:13:51

Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Interviews Alternative Medicine Practitioner and Presidential Appointee Effie Chow, PhD, on Fresh Water and Dehydration Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Psychological stress can cause the human body to lose water and become dehydrated and diseased. Conversely, physical dehydration, or loss of water, can cause psychological stress. Because of the complex relationship between stress and water, any treatment for dehydration or stress must...

2014-06-19 23:08:58

BILINER – maker of the world’s oldest pure mineral water – announces its popular, upscale and health-oriented products are now available in groceries and specialty stores across the U.S. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 BILINER – maker of the world’s oldest pure mineral water – announces its popular, upscale and health-oriented products are now available in groceries and specialty stores across the U.S. Celebrating its 350th anniversary this year, BILINER can be purchased in...

2014-06-19 23:05:42

Author of "Frogmen" will take audience aboard Calypso, behind the scenes and under the sea with the famous ocean explorer/filmmaker. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Relive a Weston man’s inspiring experiences diving with famed ocean explorer/filmmaker Jacques Cousteau in a special presentation on Monday, June 23 at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. Richard Hyman will share some of the memorable experiences he documented in his book, “Frogmen: The True Story of My Journey...


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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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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