Essays Tagged: "ponds"

My Term Paper is on " The shortcomings of the EPA under Anne (Burford) Gorsuch". It's about hazardous waste. My introduction is strong and includes my thesis.

re are as many as 50,000 dumps with toxic chemical wastes across the country and 180,000 open pits, ponds and lagoons with toxic waste and at least 14,000 of the sites are potentially dangerous (Beck ...

(7 pages) 302 1 4.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Inter-organismal Transport in Paramecium. This essay includes a bibliography.

nelles that contribute to a network of vital processes. Paramecium live in freshwater, typically in ponds or leisurely streams (World Book Online, "Paramecium"). They are unique in that for being so s ... more developed transport system in Paramecium allow them to live relaxed lives in their freshwater ponds obtaining food easily throughout their entire lifetime.In my first lab I observed Paramecium C ...

(6 pages) 43 0 4.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Annie Dillard's "Handed My Own Life"

lls us, but shows us the impact of her first scientific observation.After reading The Field Book of Ponds and Streams several times when she was younger, Dillard became spellbound by the scientific wo ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Freshwater aquatic systems.

tween deeper waters and land systems. Wetlands are found in the peripheries of rivers/streams/lakes/ponds OR open or wooded areas where the water table is close to the surface. Sometimes wetlands may ... uch as streams and rivers, have flowing water. Lentic, aka standing water bodies, such as lakes and ponds, are systems with no unidirectional water flow. Organisms living in lotic systems have develop ...

(12 pages) 97 0 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Henry David Thoreau and Nathaniel Hawthorne.

horne as "ugly as sin." He loved nature, and his constant preoccupation was exploring the woods and ponds making detailed observations of plants and creatures. Henry led a singular life, never marryin ...

(4 pages) 143 2 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Pool safety for children and how to ensure that children are safe when playing in backyard pools. it includes government regulations.

nt complications to families who live or play around water areas such as pools, dams, spas, rivers, ponds, creeks and the beach. Children are not able to competently swim independently and therefore c ...

(9 pages) 105 4 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Novel Away.

Life is not a series of isolated ponds and puddles; life is a river. Only in the most literal sense are we born on the day we leave o ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Parasites Affects Frog Population A review written from an article...

studying the possible threat the parasite poses. Due to the increasing rate of production, man-made ponds are starting to outnumber natural wetlands and are forcing frogs to adapt to these inferior ha ... t has him so intrigued. Without the snails the worm cannot survive and these snails seem to live in ponds with lots of runoff and organic matter.Johnson also found that humans interacted with 91% of p ...

(1 pages) 32 1 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Chinese fire bellied toad

theastern Siberia, northeastern China and Korea. It spends most of the time floating or swimming in ponds and streams. They will grow to a size of 5-6 cm. They are green or brown with black spots and ...

(1 pages) 27 0 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Decline of Hockey in Canada

s, the spontaneity of the game is slowly but surely being diminished.The game of hockey "grew up on ponds and rivers, in big open spaces, unorganized, often solitary, only occasionally moved into aren ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Windsurfing vs. Surfing (Compare/Contrast)

t it can also be done in many other creative places. For example, windsurfing can be done on lakes, ponds, and even rivers. And if that isn't good enough, even indoor windsurfing has been done. The fi ...

(2 pages) 47 1 4.3 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Essay about Beavers

The beaver is the national animal of Canada. They are mammals. They live in ponds, lakes, and streams. Beavers are strong swimmers and graceful divers. They have lungs and a fu ...

(2 pages) 26 0 2.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Hew Hampshire

r. Forests cover over 80% of New Hampshire's land, and there are over 1,030 bodies of water such as ponds and lakes. New Hampshire borders Vermont, Maine and Massachusetts.2 ...

(2 pages) 6 0 5.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Bob's Lake Or Grand Pond?

d a person can drown in them that they are one in the same. Although these are similarities between ponds and lakes, the differences are just too great to be ignored! The most distinct difference that ... to be ignored! The most distinct difference that comes to mind is the way that each are named. Most ponds do not have a single or permanent name. For example; when you are telling a buddy where a good ...

(2 pages) 395 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Community Service at Colleges

e of 15 different work sites throughout the day. They included campus clean up of litter around the ponds, sorting donations at Windham Area Interfaith Ministry, reading stories to children at the Lut ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Colossal Squid Caught off Antarctica

ers, probably used to kill and suffocate their prey. The new squid was estimated to weigh about 990 ponds and is 43 feet long, which is longer than the average school bus. The monster had become tangl ...

(2 pages) 459 0 4.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

L'Oreal of Paris Case Write-up

In the daily moisturizer line, it had a 4.9% market share which ranked 3rd place following Olay and Ponds; on the other hand, Plénitude was doing pretty good in the treatment moisturizer line b ... rice than the quality. This works in the advantage of Plénitude's main competitors, Olay and Ponds, who can provide products at a lower price. Downfall in the cleansers line was not a surprise ...

(6 pages) 35 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies