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(Science: ecology marine biology) a natural stream of water normally smaller than (and often tributary of) a river.

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Help finding liverworts.

... with Bryophytes, specifically liverworts. I live in the Kansas City area of Missouri; it's mostly suburban but there are some areas of deep forest/creeks/lakes/etc. Recently I have been going out and looking for liverworts, as I've never actually seen one in nature. I feel as if I'm looking in ...

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by coolbreeeze
Fri Jun 29, 2012 4:47 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Help finding liverworts.
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Homosexuality - mutation? Evolutionary reasons.

... were feminine. Yet I was more like a tom boy, in that I regularly did "manly" things, such as snake, lizard, and crayfish catching in creeks, etc. Interestingly, I find it curious as to how many boys in the neighbourhoods engaged in the same activities, including my brother who is ...

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by ChesneMD
Wed Nov 30, 2011 3:30 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Homosexuality - mutation? Evolutionary reasons.
Replies: 39
Views: 48444

What is the most dangerous snake in the world

... for many deaths in southeast Asia, in particular, it normally grows to about one meter long and hunts catfish in shallow estuaries and tidal creeks. However, the inland taipan is by far the most venomous snake on Earth. A single bite from the snake contains enough venom to kill as many as ...

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by Condraz23
Sun Oct 15, 2006 4:19 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most dangerous snake in the world
Replies: 9
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hear the spring peepers-endangered

... Acanthamoeba especially. The cysts of some of these organisms are picked up by the wind and carried along with the dirt and dust from dry lakes, creeks, or pond beds. We inhale these particles in minute quantities every so often and as I previously stated these amoebas occur naturally in our ...

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by Ken Ramos
Mon Mar 06, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: hear the spring peepers-endangered
Replies: 44
Views: 35685

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