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freshwater

f reshwaw ter

  • n  water that is not salty

  • Compared with the costs of shipping freshwater by sea, "it's still cheaper to get freshwater by other means, even by desalinization of seawater," admits Turner of Waterbank.
  • First, consider the impact on supplies of freshwater.
  • Floridians, who tend to be casual about their state reptile, were suddenly hypervigilant to a danger that seemed to be lurking in every body of freshwater bigger than a bathtub.
News & Articles

  • Terrebonne will implement freshwater plan - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2
    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Terrebonne Parish officials are moving ahead with a project designed to dump freshwater from the Houma Navigation Canal into endangered coastal forests north of the Falgout Canal.
    June 15, 2013 - KALB Alexandria
  • Terrebonne will implement freshwater plan
    Terrebonne Parish officials are moving ahead with a project designed to dump freshwater from the Houma Navigation Canal into endangered coastal forests north of the Falgout Canal.
    June 15, 2013 - KPLC Lake Charles
  • Terrebonne Parish to implement freshwater plan
    Terrebonne Parish officials are moving ahead with a project designed to dump freshwater from the Houma Navigation Canal into endangered coastal forests north of the Falgout Canal.The Courier reports (http://bit.ly/17ECLRI) the project will replace aging water-control structures and dredge canals...
    June 15, 2013 - New Orleans Times-Picayune
Quotes

  • Karl Alexander Müller in Capital FM
    My decision is limited to protecting matters of national environmental significance......in this case the freshwater sawfish and a number of migratory birds. I will ensure that they will be protected by any decision I make and any conditions I... Peter Garrett http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Garrett&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFZhZbw4cfD63RIWiart4rJuICLYQ Reuters http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.reuters.com/article/rbssIndustryMaterialsUtilitiesNews/idUSSYD38188020090122&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHHxE0OabYlVzLTBzE438YYfreztg Jan 21, 2009 39963 51391 freshwater Agriculture accounts for around 90 percent of the consumption of the freshwater and is by far the biggest water user. Generally, it takes between 2 000 to 5 000 litres of water to grow enough food for one person per day," said Alexander...
  • Tim Payne in ic Wales
    A statement released by European Rugby Cup on Monday said: "Perry Freshwater, the Perpignan prop, is due to appear before an independent disciplinary committee as a result of a citing arising from the Heineken Cup Round 4 Pool 1 match against London...

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