Using of Ice for Constructing Islands in the Arctic Conditions
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A correction to the article about white smokers making contact with cold seawater published in volume 69, 2010 issue of "The Minnesota Archaeologist" journal, is presented.
- Desalination in demand. // WET News: Water & Effluent Treatment News;Dec2009, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p2
The article reports on the growth of the global desalination market due to an increase in demand for seawater desalination, according to the latest GWI/IDA Worldwide Desalting Plant Inventory in December 2009.
- Problems Concerning Gravel Islands Constructing and Exploitation in the Arctic Conditions. Efimova, Valeriya; Shkhinek, Karl; Belyaev, Nikolay // Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Vol. 740, p251
Drilling operations conducted from artificial islands are both feasible and economical in shallow waters. Accumulated experience in the construction and operation of artificial gravel islands are analysed. Capital protection of island' slopes against the action of ice and waves are considered.
- The great ice mystery. Copley, Jon // Nature;12/7/2000, Vol. 408 Issue 6813, p634
Discusses sea ice formations and their effect on the world''s ocean's. Examinations of yearly cycles of freezing and thawing in the Arctic and Antarctic; Evidence which suggests that the Arctic ice is receding; Positive and negative consequences of a reduction in ice cover, including possible...
- Desalination and Hydrogen Economy. Khamis, I. // Nuclear Plant Journal;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p47
The article presents statistics which shows 2.5 billion people populated in water-stressed areas and 1.7 billion live in water-scarce field in the U.S. The position had been considered to get worst condition and a number of people suffered from water stress of around 3.5 billion as expected in...
- Time lag of the response on the otolith strontium/calcium ratios of the Japanese eel, Anguilla japonica to changes in strontium/calcium ratios of ambient water. Yokouchi, Kazuki; Fukuda, Nobuto; Shirai, Kotaro; Aoyama, Jun; Daverat, Françoise; Tsukamoto, Katsumi // Environmental Biology of Fishes;Dec2011, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p469
We conducted a laboratory experiment to validate the relationship between the otolith strontium/calcium (Sr/Ca) ratio of Japanese eels ( Anguilla japonica) and water Sr/Ca ratio when the ratio in water was changed. A linear and additive mixed modeling approach was used to assess otolith Sr/Ca...
- Management Proposal for an Intermittently Closed Coastal Lagoon Using a Wave-Driven Seawater Pump and a Volume-Salinity Box Model. Czitrom, Steven; de la Lanza, Iván PeniéG uadalupe; Osuna, Virginia // Journal of Coastal Research;Sep2010, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p947
A SIBEO (Spanish acronym for sistema de bombeo por energÃa de oleaje) wave-driven seawater pump is proposed for managing the volume and salinity of a coastal lagoon on the Mexican Pacific coast. The observed variation in volume and salinity of the Lagartero lagoon during most of the year when...
- The reproductive biology of closely related coral species: gametogenesis in Madracis from the southern Caribbean. M. J. A. Vermeij; E. Sampayo; K. Brker; R. P. M. Bak // Coral Reefs;Jul2004, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p206
Reproductive patterns were studied in closely related coral species of the genus Madracis on Curaao, Netherlands Antilles. Gonadal development of six sympatric species was examined over a 13-month period. Reproductive differences among Madracis species are small. All species are hermaphroditic...
- Water, Water Everywhere. // Earth Island Journal;Spring2014, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p11
The article reports on the discovery of low-salinity water in the bottom of ocean off the coasts of Australia, China, North America, and South Africa.