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*  Concord River
They hatch in fresh water, make their way to the sea to grow, then return as adults to fresh water to spawn, usually near where ... Anadromous describes species that live in salt water but lay eggs in fresh water - such as alewives and shad; diadromous is a ... At this point, water was diverted north to Lowell and south to Charlestown to run the Middlesex Canal. During the 19th century ... The passage of the Clean Water Act in 1972 signaled the beginning of US efforts to improve the quality of its waterways. The ...
*  Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive
... such as the directives on fish waters, on bathing waters, on shellfish waters, on the conservation of wild birds and natural ... The Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive is a 1991 European Union directive concerning urban waste water "collection, ... The directive applied both to domestic waste water and to waste water from industrial sectors, both of which account for much ... waste water treatment and its discharge, as well as the treatment and discharge of "waste water from certain industrial sectors ...
*  Physiological response to water immersion
"Immersion into cold water". Abridged from Cold-Water Immersion. Steinman A, Giesbrecht G., Wilderness Medicine . 4th edition. ... Other effects are due to water temperature and heat transfer. Immersion in water affects the circulation, renal system and ... Staff (2011). "4 Phases of cold water immersion". Beyond Cold Water Boot Camp. Canadian Safe Boating Council. Retrieved 12 ... Immersion in cold water is causatively associated with drowning and hypothermia. Plasma fluid losses due to immersion diuresis ...
*  Alapahoochee River
Via the Alapaha and Suwannee rivers, its waters flow to the Gulf of Mexico. The river rises on the boundary between Lowndes and ...
*  AQP5
Aquaporin 5 (AQP5) is a water channel protein. Aquaporins are a family of small integral membrane proteins related to the major ... "Entrez Gene: AQP5 aquaporin 5". Verkman AS (2003). "Role of aquaporin water channels in eye function". Exp. Eye Res. 76 (2): ... 2003). "Distribution of aquaporin water channels AQP1 and AQP5 in the ductal system of the human pancreas". Gut. 52 (7): 1008- ... 2001). "Identification and localization of aquaporin water channels in human salivary glands". Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. ...
*  Mithi River
The water with mixture of sewage and industrial waste is a threat to marine life. The river bed is full of sludge, garbage and ... When the river was not as polluted as it is today, it used to serve as an important storm water drain for Mumbai but as it has ... "Water babies, stinky but timely". The Times Of India. 2009-06-28. Five Disasters Waiting to Happen, a film that chronicles the ... It is a confluence of tail-water discharges of the Powai and Vihar lakes. The river is seasonal and rises during the monsoons. ...
*  Shing Mun River
The water quality of Shing Mun River has improved from bad to good in terms of the Water Quality Index since 1993. Lifeforms ... But the water quality is still threatened by the polluted condition of Tolo Harbour, which backflows into the Shing Mun River ... Although the river is primarily designed for the drainage of storm water from Sha Tin with a catchment area of 37 km², it is ... The tests showed that the E. coli are 1,300 times the EPD standard, while water acidity and suspended solids are three times ...
*  Municipal wastewater treatment energy management
Prepared for the Water Services Association of Australia. A. P. f. t. W. S. A. o. A. CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country Flagship ... Van DijK, A. (2015). Water resouces, climate change and energy. Climate, Energy and Water. C. U. Press: 6-27. Stillwell A. S., ... 2017). Energy-Water Nexus: The Water Sector's Energy Use, Congressional Research Service. UN (2015). World Urbanization ... Wett B., Buchauer K., Fimml C. (2017). Energy-Water Nexus: The Water Sector's Energy Use, Congressional Research Service. ...
*  Cochato River
The river previously fed the Richardi Reservoir, a water system serving nearly 90,000 people in the Towns of Holbrook, Randolph ...
*  Portable water purification
... devices - better described as point-of-use (POU) water treatment systems and field water ... Ceramic water filter Desalination Self-supply of water and sanitation Traveler's diarrhea Water quality Wilderness acquired ... "unimproved water source") - an approach called self-supply of water. Untreated water may contain potentially pathogenic agents ... Progress on Drinking Water and Sanitation" (PDF). "Water Purification Tablets". "WHO - Guidelines for drinking-water quality, ...
*  Wild river
... and raising the waters of Lake Manapouri (with the Save Manapouri Campaign now regarded as a key milestone in New Zealand ... Water Conservation orders' being made), and in 2009 conservation groups have initiated a renewed and reinvigorated national ... They argue that the term is culturally inappropriate and implies that the land and waters in a proposed declaration were ...
*  River bank failure
Because it is located in between the ordinary water level and the low water level, it is strongly affected by currents and ... Centrifugal forces raise the water elevation so that it is highest on the outside bend, and as gravity pulls the water downward ... The waters of the Mississippi were seen to flow backwards, due to the shocks caused by the earthquake. Large amounts of ... Pore water pressure in the saturated bank reduces the frictional shear strength of the soil and increases sliding forces. This ...
*  Hard water
... is water that has high mineral content (in contrast with "soft water"). Hard water is formed when water percolates ... Water portal Carbonate hardness dGH Water softener Water quality Water treatment Water purification World Health Organization ... Wherever water hardness is a concern, water softening is commonly used to reduce hard water's adverse effects. Water's hardness ... "Southern Water - SO14 area". Southern Water. Retrieved 2012-03-03. "EC1A 7BE - Water quality in your area". Thames Water. ...
*  Industrial water treatment
... boiler water treatment and cooling water treatment. Water treatment is used to optimize most water-based industrial processes, ... "Process Water , Process Water Treatment , Custom Water Treatment". www.waterprofessionals.com. Retrieved 2016-04-28. ... Poor water treatment lets water interact with the surfaces of pipes and vessels which contain it. Steam boilers can scale up or ... There are many uses of water in industry and,in most cases, the used water also needs treatment to render it fit for re-use or ...
*  Tarawera River
By 2006, the oxygen levels in the river had reached a level where fish could survive, however the water colour was still dark. ... In 2010, local iwi took a case to the High Court to shorten the 25 year water discharge permits issued under the Resource ...
*  Tata Swach
The Swach Bulb, depending on the quality of water, can purify about 3,000 litres (790 US gal; 660 imp gal) of water, after ... India portal Nanotechnology portal Nanotechnology in water treatment Tata Swach Tata's 'Swach' water plan Tatas do a Nano in ... Tata uses nano technology for water purifier India Environment Portal report Tata uses nano technology for water purifier "Tata ... The Swach can purify water at the rate of about 3 to 4 litres (0.79 to 1.06 US gal; 0.66 to 0.88 imp gal) every hour. The ...
*  Waikato River
Waste water in its untreated state is 99.9% water and 0.1% other matter. A series of sophisticated machines produce clean water ... "Waikato River water". Watercare. Retrieved 14 May 2013. Thompson, Wayne (14 May 2013). "Water, water everywhere: How it ... The power station uses river water as a cooling medium for the old steam units, which means that large quantities of warm water ... Hamilton city has one of the most modern water treatment systems in the world following a 2003 report by GHB water consultants ...
*  Ord River Floodplain
Aboriginal people have a complex and spiritual relationship with the land and waters of the Ord River. The site lies within the ... The lower Ord River contains a high density of salt water crocodiles. The mangroves support at least six species of microbat, ... an area which receives only a little fresh water from small and ephemeral creeks. The site has a dry tropical climate. Rainfall ...
*  Lillooet River
The breccia damming the Lillooet River was not very strong, and the water soon eroded the breccia that was damming the river, ... There was a massive flood when the water first broke through the breccia. The flood was big enough that small house sized ... Water Survey of Canada. Archived from the original on 24 December 2010. Retrieved 18 August 2013. Search for Station 08MG005 ...
*  Instant hot water dispenser
A hot water dispenser which keeps water hot in a tank uses the energy needed to heat the water to the required temperature, and ... An instant hot water dispenser or boiling water tap is an appliance that dispenses water at about 94 °C (201 °F) (near-boiling ... Thermo Pot electric kettle hot water dispensers are a combination of electric kettle and hot water flask; water is heated in ... hot water is dispensed through a faucet at the sink. They may have a built-in water filter and a thermostat to adjust the water ...
*  Great Kwa River
A 2008 study of Vibrio bacteria in shellfish in the Great Kwa River estuary showed that the water was constantly faecally ... "Seasonal occurrence of vibrios in water and shellfish obtained from the Great Kwa River estuary, Calabar, Nigeria". Bull ...
*  Temperature coefficient
In water moderated nuclear reactors, the bulk of reactivity changes with respect to temperature are brought about by changes in ... While water expands as temperature increases, causing longer neutron travel times during moderation, fuel material will not ... The mechanisms which drive fuel temperature coefficients of reactivity are different than water temperature coefficients. ... the temperature of the water. However each element of the core has a specific temperature coefficient of reactivity (e.g. the ...
*  Atmospheric temperature
The proximity to large bodies of water, such as the sea The figure at below-left shows an example of monthly temperatures ...
*  Jefferson River
The water flows west then north as Hell Roaring Creek before merging with Rock Creek and flowing west through Upper and Lower ... Water levels often drop off by mid-summer, making it necessary to drag watercraft over shallow riffles. The Jefferson River ... Montana River Action - The clean flowing waters of Montana belong to the people and are held in trust by the State for a ... "For Montana's water rights, a radical and likely doomed idea". Retrieved 20 June 2017. david.mccumber@mtstandard.com, David ...
*  Manawatu River
"Recreational river water quality league table: water clarity and Escherichia coli bacteria levels". Ministry for the ... A report by the Ministry for the Environment ranked 76 New Zealand sites for water clarity and E. coli levels. Using those ... ISBN 978-1-927212-13-4. State of New Zealand's Environment 1997 - Chapter 7: Nature of NZ's water environment [Ministry for the ...
*  Water
... water tanks, water towers, water pipes including old aqueducts. Atmospheric water generators are in development. Drinking water ... Water fit for human consumption is called drinking water or potable water. Water that is not potable may be made potable by ... Pressurized water is used in water blasting and water jet cutters. Also, very high pressure water guns are used for precise ... Water supply facilities include water wells, cisterns for rainwater harvesting, water supply networks, and water purification ...