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Flooding

Flooding The filling or covering with water or other fluid; overflow; inundation; the filling anything to excess. 2.... Read More

Overbank flooding

overbank flooding (Science: ecology) Any situation in which inundation occurs as a result of the water level of a river or... Read More

Macrophytes

Introduction    Examples of Macrophytes. (Source: Canada's AquaticEnvironments) ... Read More

Sarcoplasmic reticulum

Definition noun plural: sarcoplasmic reticula (cell biology) The special type of smooth endoplasmic reticulum found in... Read More

Geomorphology and Natural Hazards (Binghamton Symposia in Geomorphology International Series)

Geomorphology and Natural Hazards (Binghamton Symposia in Geomorphology International Series)   ... Read More

The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast

The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast ... Read More

Northern Africa and biodiversity

Northern Africa and biodiversity Content Partner: United Nations Environment Programme (other articles) Article Topics:... Read More

Reclamation

reclamation The engineering of derelict terrain so that it can be used for some purpose. The combined process of land... Read More

Implosive therapy

Definition noun A form of behavior therapy in which it utilizes a method for extinguishing anxiety through saturation... Read More

Plasmolysis

Plasmolysis is the shrinking of protoplasm away from the cell wall of a plant or bacterium. The protoplasmic shrinking is... Read More