What Can Be Done About Pollution In Ganges River?
It's wonderful," Hamner said. Ford said, "Getting regulators and legislators to understand the importance of not discharging untreated human waste into the Ganges River is critical to moving forward." Ford, a long-time researcher of environmental health ...
10 of the world's longest bridges
taman-negara.com Longest floating bridge ... More than 100 years old and spanning the Lot River in southwestern France, the Pont de la Libération is made of brick and unreinforced concrete -- technically very small stones and mortar.
A French Fort, Long Lost, Is Found in South Carolina
France in 1562 dispatched an expedition of two ships and 150 men under Jean Ribaut. On the coast of present-day South Carolina, Ribaut decided to build a fort overlooking a harbor he called "one of the greatest and fayrest havens in the world." It was the ...
A Successful Push to Restore
One of Spain’s largest rivers, the Duero, Some of the most dramatic environmental battles in Europe have been over water engineering projects. is being cleared of dams and other man-made obstacles. On France’s longest river, the Loire, where two ...
What's Swimming In The River? Just Look For DNA
They've discovered that they can often find traces of animal DNA in streams, ponds — even oceans. The idea took root just five years ago, when biologists in France found they could ... It can grow up to 2 feet long and live for more than 30 years.