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AllAfrica.com
How Dar's 'Off the Grid' Families Get Clean Water Supplyare making major investments in ground water exploration project at Kimbiji aqu
How Dar's 'Off the Grid' Families Get Clean Water Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
are making major investments in ground water exploration project at Kimbiji aquifer, one of Africa's largest underground water resources expected to deliver at least 400 million litres of water per day. According to the Ministry of Water and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Water level in 91 major reservoirs in country at 15%at around 15 per cent of their total capacity for the third consecutive week, g
Water level in 91 major reservoirs in country at 15%
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
at around 15 per cent of their total capacity for the third consecutive week, government said today. According to Union Water Resources Ministry, 23.94 billion cubic metre (BCM) of water was available in these reservoirs for the week ending on... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Brexit impact on M’sia economic growth insignificant – Irwan Serigartook part in the programme. The nine projects — involving organic farming, gree
Brexit impact on M’sia economic growth insignificant – Irwan Serigar
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 hours ago
took part in the programme. The nine projects — involving organic farming, green technology, sustainable tourism and water resources — directly benefited some 8,000 needy people including the disabled, youths, women, Orang Asli and the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Teachers, Trout Unlimited team up for programby raising trout from eggs to fingerlings, monitor tank water quality, engage i
Teachers, Trout Unlimited team up for program
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 hours ago
by raising trout from eggs to fingerlings, monitor tank water quality, engage in stream habitat study, learn to appreciate water resources, begin to foster a conservation ethic, and grow to understand ecosystems. At the end the school year, the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Official: Water Crisis in Samaria Caused by Arabs Stealing 400 Billion Gallons a Yearwith the water infrastructure in Judea and Samaria, which resulted in the absen
Official: Water Crisis in Samaria Caused by Arabs Stealing 400 Billion Gallons a Year
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 hours ago
with the water infrastructure in Judea and Samaria, which resulted in the absence of promoting master plans to develop the water resources in the area. Unfortunately, none of the entities involved has been properly prepared to deal with the growth... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Farmers win over fish in Shasta water release agreementthe cold water pool is protected for these fish," he said. The Shasta operatin
Farmers win over fish in Shasta water release agreement
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 hours ago
the cold water pool is protected for these fish," he said. The Shasta operating plan is subject to approval by the State Water Resources Control Board. Spokesman Tim Moran said the board will hear an update at its July 6 meeting. Meanwhile, the... Read more
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asianage
PM to officials: Identify flood-prone areasdeaths have occurred throughout the country owing to floods, Prime Minister Nar
PM to officials: Identify flood-prone areas
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
deaths have occurred throughout the country owing to floods, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed top officials of the water resources ministry to identify the flood-prone areas and conduct their vulnerability mapping. The Prime Minister... Read more
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asianage
PM to officials Identify flood-prone areasdeaths have occurred throughout the country owing to floods, Prime Minister Nar
PM to officials Identify flood-prone areas
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
deaths have occurred throughout the country owing to floods, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed top officials of the water resources ministry to identify the flood-prone areas and conduct their vulnerability mapping. The Prime Minister... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Two more lawsuits filed against CSX nearly one year after derailmentcontinuing ground water monitoring in coordination with the Tennessee Departmen
Two more lawsuits filed against CSX nearly one year after derailment
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 12 hours ago
continuing ground water monitoring in coordination with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Water Resources Division. The only detections continue to be in the ground water monitoring wells in the immediate vicinity... Read more
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BC Local News
Fishing up a creek with Level 4 drought rankingto drop down, which is exactly normal for how we'd like to operate it every sin
Fishing up a creek with Level 4 drought ranking
BC Local News / Posted 14 hours ago
to drop down, which is exactly normal for how we'd like to operate it every single year," said Bill Sims, Nanaimo’s water resources manager. "Nanaimo River's running a little on the low side, but it's at summer levels and ourselves and... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Fishing up a creek with Level 4 drought rankingto drop down, which is exactly normal for how we'd like to operate it every sin
Fishing up a creek with Level 4 drought ranking
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
to drop down, which is exactly normal for how we'd like to operate it every single year," said Bill Sims, Nanaimo’s water resources manager. "Nanaimo River's running a little on the low side, but it's at summer levels and ourselves and... Read more
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Daily News
School admission drama: Thewarapperuma IN suicide bidlet such a “down to earth”politician resign from the Yahapalana government or m
School admission drama: Thewarapperuma IN suicide bid
Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
let such a “down to earth”politician resign from the Yahapalana government or make an exit from life” said Irrigation and Water Resources Management Minister Gamini Vijith Vijithamuni Soysa. He made this statement soon after a media briefing held... Read more
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Daily News
Alliance in for huge defeat in the event of a split - Vijithamunitwo parties, during the upcoming Local Government polls it will result in a hug
Alliance in for huge defeat in the event of a split - Vijithamuni
Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
two parties, during the upcoming Local Government polls it will result in a huge defeat for the Alliance, Irrigation and Water Resources Management Minister Gamini Vijith Vijithamuni Soysa said. “If the Joint Opposition (JO) has any plans of... Read more
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CNBC
Government steps up efforts to predict the next big floodPrediction will improve the National Weather Service's ability to support local
Government steps up efforts to predict the next big flood
CNBC / Posted 18 hours ago
Prediction will improve the National Weather Service's ability to support local, state and federal agency efforts to manage water resources and plan for flooding and drought," said a release issued by the NWS on Thursday. The announcement comes a... Read more
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Gulf News
Oman’s Shura Council recommends downsizing governmentMinistry of Manpower - Merging the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs
Oman’s Shura Council recommends downsizing government
Gulf News / Posted 21 hours ago
Ministry of Manpower - Merging the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs, Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources under the name of the Ministry of Municipalities and Environment - Recommends that Muscat, Dhofar and Sohar... Read more
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The Mercury News
CalWater dials down water conservationefforts from a mandatory 36 percent reduction from 2013 usage to 10 percent. Th
CalWater dials down water conservation
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
efforts from a mandatory 36 percent reduction from 2013 usage to 10 percent. The move requires the approval of the State Water Resources Control Board and California Public Utilities Commission to take effect Aug. 1, and comes in the wake of an... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Vision for the next generation: Windsorwas a 30 per cent chance of the wall falling apart, we’d be going berserk. “Un
Vision for the next generation: Windsor
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 hours ago
was a 30 per cent chance of the wall falling apart, we’d be going berserk. “Until we know the potential impact on the water resources, we shouldn’t go there at all. It’s got to be based on science – not political science and not who’s got the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cooperative Governance On Local Government Successof many diseases. It also impacts on the natural environment and the preservati
Cooperative Governance On Local Government Success
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of many diseases. It also impacts on the natural environment and the preservation of important natural assets, such as water resources. This makes the provision of and access to basic sanitation services an important part of everyday life for... Read more
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Business Wire
Itron Files 2015 Annual Report on Form 10-Knearly 8,000 customers in more than 100 countries, Itron applies knowledge and
Itron Files 2015 Annual Report on Form 10-K
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
nearly 8,000 customers in more than 100 countries, Itron applies knowledge and technology to better manage energy and water resources. Together, we can create a more resourceful world. Join us: www.itron.com. Itron® is a registered trademark... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The National Assembly Approves a Number of Ministerial Reportsalso approved the report of the Energy Mining, Water and Electricity on the per
The National Assembly Approves a Number of Ministerial Reports
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
also approved the report of the Energy Mining, Water and Electricity on the performance of the Ministry of Electricity and Water Resources for the fiscal 2015 and the first quarter of the current fiscal year 2016. The MPs have also called for... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
USING LESS WATERin dry conditions with minimal water. Xeriscape first took off in the Denver ar
USING LESS WATER
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
in dry conditions with minimal water. Xeriscape first took off in the Denver area due to growth taxing their available water resources. The city has more than 60 acres of landscape maintenance districts that are irrigated using treated... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Lying About Science for Politics Is Evilthat's just a glimpse at the impacts of climate change around the United States
Lying About Science for Politics Is Evil
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
that's just a glimpse at the impacts of climate change around the United States. Across the world, we're seeing stressed water resources and dryer soils that threaten agriculture and regional stability, like we've already been seeing with the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Water restrictions easing, but the idea ofwho missed the conservation mark, collecting $1.7 million in fines. It halted t
Water restrictions easing, but the idea of
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
who missed the conservation mark, collecting $1.7 million in fines. It halted the penalties last month, after the State Water Resources Control Board granted Yorba Linda’s request for a reduction of its conservation mandate, dropping it to 28... Read more
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New Kerala
Approvals flood in after Cabinet clears Model Shop and Establishment Act - newkerala.com #83803sharing of experience and expertise of both the parties in the area of recruitm
Approvals flood in after Cabinet clears Model Shop and Establishment Act - newkerala.com #83803
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
sharing of experience and expertise of both the parties in the area of recruitment. It has also approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between India and Tanzania for bilateral cooperation in water resources management and developm... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Learns From Botswanaget a lot of experience from the lessons learnt here in Botswana," he said. Fo
Kenya Learns From Botswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
get a lot of experience from the lessons learnt here in Botswana," he said. For his part, Minister of Minerals Energy and Water Resources, Mr Kitso Mokaila told BOPA in an interview that President Kenyatta was impressed with Botswana's mining... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The bush is sick of being ignoredAgriculture is the key foundation for our economic and political stability…I wi
The bush is sick of being ignored
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
Agriculture is the key foundation for our economic and political stability…I will advocate for the conservation and preservation of productive and agricultural lands as well as for the protection of our ground and surface water resources,” he... Read more
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The Mercury News
CalWater dials down water conservationfrom a mandatory 36 percent reduction over the 2013 usage to 10 percent. The mo
CalWater dials down water conservation
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
from a mandatory 36 percent reduction over the 2013 usage to 10 percent. The move requires the approval of the State Water Resources Control Board and California Public Utilities Commission before the plan takes effect Aug. 1, and comes in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Teens to study use of drones in new A-levelwill learn about the use of drones to monitor crop pests and track wildlife poa
Teens to study use of drones in new A-level
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
will learn about the use of drones to monitor crop pests and track wildlife poachers , satellite surveys to monitor water resources and search for new mineral reserve. They will also be taught how DNA samples are taken from timber products... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New Shasta Dam water release plan includes no cutbacks to farmers – for nowthe cold water pool is protected for these fish,” he said. The Shasta operatin
New Shasta Dam water release plan includes no cutbacks to farmers – for now
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
the cold water pool is protected for these fish,” he said. The Shasta operating plan is subject to approval by the State Water Resources Control Board. Spokesman Tim Moran said the board will hear an update at its July 6 meeting. Meanwhile, the... Read more
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The Hindu
Panchyati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracyMinistry; “minor irrigation, water management and watershed development” (entry
Panchyati Raj Ministry: A downgrade for democracy
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Ministry; “minor irrigation, water management and watershed development” (entry 3) that falls under the Ministry of Water Resources; “social forestry and farm forestry” (entry 6) and “minor forest produce” (entry 7) that jointly concern the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County looking to refill its water resources specialist positionIts Planning and Development Committee voted Tuesday, 4-1, in favor of resurrec
McHenry County looking to refill its water resources specialist position
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
Its Planning and Development Committee voted Tuesday, 4-1, in favor of resurrecting the position of water resources specialist, which was eliminated in 2012 after the first person to hold it left after five years. County government policy mandates... Read more
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The Hill
Senate Republicans push for Flint aid billThe Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), which authorizes dozens of waterway
Senate Republicans push for Flint aid bill
The Hill / Posted yesterday
The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), which authorizes dozens of waterways projects around the country, has been eyed as a way to break Congress out of gridlock and deliver emergency assistance for communities like Flint that are facing... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Ideal circumstances for algae bloomslikely these conditions will persist until we receive enough rain to flush out
Ideal circumstances for algae blooms
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
likely these conditions will persist until we receive enough rain to flush out our water systems,” said Quinte Conservation water resources manager Christine McClure Wednesday. “In most cases the algae bloom is made up of harmless green algae.... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California Editorial Roundupor both. But none of those things will bring any more water online in the short
California Editorial Roundup
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
or both. But none of those things will bring any more water online in the short term. These are all things that the state Water Resources Board will have to keep in mind as it vets plans submitted over the last week by water wholesalers and... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha CM asks departments to be prepared for possible floods - newkerala.com #83716calamity meeting here. Informing the meeting that all the past breaches in emb
Odisha CM asks departments to be prepared for possible floods - newkerala.com #83716
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
calamity meeting here. Informing the meeting that all the past breaches in embankments have been closed, he said the water resources department would ensure that adequate flood fighting materials are packed in the vulnerable points of river... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
A warning in Tecopa: Don’t drink the waterextra $35,000 for the costlier system will come from the county. Just over $200
A warning in Tecopa: Don’t drink the water
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted yesterday
extra $35,000 for the costlier system will come from the county. Just over $200,000 in grant money from California’s State Water Resources Control Board has paid for the rest of the project. The county now hopes to get the vending machine online... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet approves MoU between India and Tanzania - newkerala.com #83642approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and T
Cabinet approves MoU between India and Tanzania - newkerala.com #83642
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Tanzania for bilateral cooperation in water resources management and development. The areas of enhanced cooperation include techniques in water harvesting,... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
A sure betbets these days. For example, view our local political scene. Folks running for
A sure bet
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
bets these days. For example, view our local political scene. Folks running for office in this area are focusing on our water resources deliberately polluted by Big Sugar. Jason Maughan running for State Senate says "somebody must do something... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
A sure betbets these days. For example, view our local political scene. Folks running for
A sure bet
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
bets these days. For example, view our local political scene. Folks running for office in this area are focusing on our water resources deliberately polluted by Big Sugar. Jason Maughan running for State Senate says "somebody must do something... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet okays India, Tanzania MoU on water resources - newkerala.com #83611approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and T
Cabinet okays India, Tanzania MoU on water resources - newkerala.com #83611
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Tanzania for bilateral cooperation in water resources management and development. The cabinet meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The areas of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Responds to Water, Energy Challengesin Swaziland in late August. The Sadc Ministerial Workshop with the theme, "Ac
SADC Responds to Water, Energy Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Swaziland in late August. The Sadc Ministerial Workshop with the theme, "Accelerating Energy Delivery and Access to Water Resources in the Sadc Region - A Collective Approach," is one of three regional meetings convened by the Sadc... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
First water diversion beyond Great Lakes Basin gets nodWaukesha is not part of the Great Lakes basin and therefore required the approv
First water diversion beyond Great Lakes Basin gets nod
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
Waukesha is not part of the Great Lakes basin and therefore required the approval of the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Water Resources Regional Body (which includes Ontario and Quebec in an advisory role, but with no real power) followed by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Botswana, Kenya Seal Dealbetween their two countries. Minister of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, Mr
Botswana, Kenya Seal Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
between their two countries. Minister of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama and minerals, energy and water resources minister, Mr Kitso Mokaila appended their signatures to seal the deal with Kenya's foreign affairs minister,... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Letters to the editor — June 29for Lakes Berryessa, Folsom, Mendocino, and the San Francisco Bay, the Delta, a
Letters to the editor — June 29
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 2 days ago
for Lakes Berryessa, Folsom, Mendocino, and the San Francisco Bay, the Delta, and the Sacramento River. In fact, the State Water Resources Control Board list 200 water bodies as impaired for mercury in Region 5; the Region which includes Clear... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekendasks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging loca
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekend
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 2 days ago
asks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging locals and visitors to be extra vigilant on the waterways to help keep the state's official marine mammal safe. Dr. Katie Tripp, director of science and conservation with... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekendasks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging loca
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekend
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
asks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging locals and visitors to be extra vigilant on the waterways to help keep the state's official marine mammal safe. Dr. Katie Tripp, director of science and conservation with... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekendasks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging loca
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekend
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
asks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging locals and visitors to be extra vigilant on the waterways to help keep the state's official marine mammal safe. Dr. Katie Tripp, director of science and conservation with... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekendasks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging loca
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekend
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
asks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging locals and visitors to be extra vigilant on the waterways to help keep the state's official marine mammal safe. Dr. Katie Tripp, director of science and conservation with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nile Cooperation Akin to Teamwork in Sportsclimate change and natural variability, among others. Each team is chasing a p
Nile Cooperation Akin to Teamwork in Sports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
climate change and natural variability, among others. Each team is chasing a piece of skin (the scarce Nile River water resources for their livelihood) to drive into the opponent's net and win the game. On that basis, a lone Nile Basin... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekendasks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging loca
Boaters urged to keep an eye out for manatees over holiday weekend
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 2 days ago
asks that they keep manatees in mind. The Save the Manatee Club is urging locals and visitors to be extra vigilant on the waterways to help keep the state's official marine mammal safe. Dr. Katie Tripp, director of science and conservation with... Read more
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