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Park in the ShadePublished Daily Green  8/21/2013
Decrease fuel lost to evaporation, reduce the need for a/c and stay more comfortable.
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What is the difference between a hurricane, a cyclone, and a typhoon?Published NOAA  6/22/2010
Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons are all the same weather phenomenon we just use different names for these storms in different places. In the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific, the term “hurricane” is used. The same type of disturbance in the Northwest Pacific is called a “typhoon” and
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Floods and FiresPublished earthguage  7/11/2011
Heavy rains can cause flash flooding quickly and without warning.  Flash flooding may occur below burn scars from recent wildfires – just a short burst of moderate rainfall can lead to floods and debris flows in these areas.  Water running over burned areas can pick up ash, dirt, large rocks and

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Climate Fact: Species-Specific Drought ResponsesPublished earthguage  5/9/2011
In Brief: Shrub-like Juniper trees respond to drought differently than Ponderosa and Pinyon Pines. During the 2002 drought, Juniper had the lowest mortality rate amongst these three species living in the mountains of northern Arizona. In the Southwestern United States, plant cover and plant behavior
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How best to install a Non-Return ValvePublished Chemical Processing  4/25/2011
I am HoD mechanical at Uch Power Station-Pakistan. We have three cooling water pumps to circulate cooled water from cooling tower's cold water basin into steam turbine condenser and vice and versa. Each CW pump is a mixed flow centrifugal pump with 17280 m3M/Hr capacity; 495 RPM; 971 shaft power.

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Why do we study tides?Published NOAA  4/22/2011
Scientists measure the times, heights, and extents of both the inflow and outflow of the tidal waters that support a number of different aspects of our daily lives. Navigating ships safely through shallow water ports, intracoastal waterways, and estuaries requires knowledge
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What is Hydrography?Published NOAA  1/22/2011 12:01:50 AM
Learn about hydrography in this interview with Jerry Mills from the Office of Coast Survey. The discussion highlights why hydrography is important, the tools used to collect hydrographic data, and how it is used.
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Flood FactsPublished earthguage  12/1/2010 6:01:02 AM
Floods and flash floods occur in all 50 states and average annual flood losses in the United States from 1994-2004 were more than 2.4 billion dollars!  Just one-inch of flood water can cause damage to your home, but most homeowners insurance policies do not cover damage from floods.  Properties that
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Technical Guide to Managing Ground Water ResourcesPublished AWRA  4/28/2010 8:29:57 AM
Ground water is the Nation's principal reserve of fresh water and represents much of its potential future water supply. Ground water on National Forest System (NFS) lands is a major contributor to flow in many streams and rivers and has a strong influence on the health and diversity of plant and

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Urban Drainage Design Manual. Hydraulic Engineering Circular 22. Third Edition.Published National Technical Information  1/23/2010 8:42:35 AM
This circular provides a comprehensive and practical guide for the design of storm drainage systems associated with transportation facilities. Design guidance is provided for the design of storm drainage systems which collect, convey, and discharge s ...
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