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Synonyms for freshwater

water that is not salty

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He said that despite the fact that the law had already abolished contract system for fishing in lakes and barred people from encroaching upon the freshwater bodies, influential persons continued to occupy over 600 out of 1,209 freshwater bodies and lakes in the province.
Smith's address, highlighting the Government's plans on freshwater management, included interesting stats on the role freshwater plays in our lives, business and society.
The project aims to develop new methodology and indicators for assessing the conservation status of freshwater habitats.
However, the single freshwater representative of this family, freshwater drum has little appeal to recreational anglers as an 'eating fish' in the sample area of this study.
Haji Abban, narrating his story of woe said, " Severe scarcity of water forced me to leave my native village Sokhi and shifted to village Siddique Roonjha for freshwater.
Lisa, who was a senior account manager with Freshwater, lost her 16-month battle with cancer last year, aged 35.
The 57-year-old Freshwater, who taught eighth-grade science at Mount Vernon Middle School for 20 years, was fired in 2008 for insubordination after he refused to stop teaching creationism and displaying religious symbols, as well as for burning a cross into a student's arm.
The results showed that the freshwater content rose by around 20 per cent, which corresponds to a rise of about 8,400 cubic kilometres of water--the same magnitude as the volume of freshwater that is exported from the ocean each year.
Washington, March 30 (ANI): A battery that takes advantage of the difference in salinity between freshwater and seawater to produce electricity has been developed by Stanford researchers.
Communications consultancy Freshwater UK plc (LSE:FWUK) declared on Thursday that its board extended the open offer closing time to 11.
The plant will generate power by exploiting the energy available when freshwater and seawater are mixed.
A sixth of all the world's freshwater crab species are now threatened with extinction.
A number of clients and present and past colleagues gathered at the Birmingham offices of regional and specialist PR firm Freshwater UK plc to mark Edward Carter's departure from the group as an executive director.
With this admission, Milwaukee achieves UN recognition of the area's expertise and global leadership in freshwater science and technology.
Webber of the University of Texas suggests that plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) will place a strain on the nation's freshwater resources.