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Pacific Coasts of Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama  

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The Pacific Ocean coastline of Central America extends along the western to southwestern shores of six countries: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama (Fig. 3.2.1 ...

Anja Scheffers; Tony Browne

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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VISA PACKET REPUBLIC OF PANAMA 2014-2015  

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VISA PACKET REPUBLIC OF PANAMA 2014-2015 In order to be in Panama legally as a student on our Visa will be applied for and obtained in country with the help of the Panama Staff, the visa support police or sheriff's office with Apostille Certification: Since your stay in Panama is longer than 90 days

Hull, Elaine

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Panama  

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The national psychological organization is the Asociación Panameña de Psicólogos P.O. Box 6-415-E1 Dorado, Panamá Republic of Panama

Benjamin B. Wolman

1979-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama  

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The Republic of Panama lies in the tropical “ ” region, connecting Central and South America, between 7°00? and 9°35?N, and between 77°15? and 83°00?W. The land is sig-moidally shaped with a length of approxim...

R. H. Stewart

1975-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Electrical power systems (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Jamaica, Panama and Peru)  

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This 12-part set of reports contains market information on the following countries and topics: Brazil - potentiometers, steam turbines, gas turbines, electric generators; Chile - power systems; Colombia - electric generators; Dominican Republic - electric generators; Guatemala - power generation and distribution equipment, non-current carriers, electric generators, and turbines; Jamaica - power systems; Panama - power generation and control equipment; and Peru - power generation equipment. These reports have been processed separately for inclusion on the data base.

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1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Historical change in coral reef communities in Caribbean Panama  

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Oregon. Republic of Panama, Dirección de Estadística y1951. Censos Nacionales de 1950. Panama, various volumesRepublic of Panama, Dirección de Estadística y Censo. 1961.

Cramer, Katie Lynn

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Assessment of solar energy as an alternative energy source for the Republic of Panama  

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A number of different applications of solar energy were selected for an assessment of the potential solar use in the industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors of the Panamanian economy. Various solar technologies are taken into consideration with the solar water heating for industrial, commercial and institutional uses being designated as preferable for a large scale implementation. The anticipated energy saving by using solar energy to provide 50% of the energy contribution for water heating for selected applications is presented. Data showing the cost of materials required for such a solar energy contribution are given. Data for the monthly average of the daily total insolation and the reliability of these data are discussed. Finally, the expected impact of solar energy use in the Republic of Panama is discussed.

Pytlinski, J.T. ( Univ. of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez); Soderstrom, K.G.; Bryson, T.; Osorio, A.

1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Guide to the Birds of Panama  

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A Guide to the Birds of Panama: With Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Honduras Robert S. Ridgely and John A. Gwynne, Jr. While serving as an army lieutenant in Panama in 1967, Robert Ridgely was fascinated--further stimu- lated local and international interest. Today, Panama is in the van- guard of Central American

Landweber, Laura

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A Geographic Overview of Panama  

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The Republic of Panama occupies about 77,382 km2...and, despite its relatively small size, displays a remarkable degree of physical and cultural diversity. Part of the country's physical and biological variety ca...

Eugene J. Palka

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A NEW SPECIES OF PRISTIMANTIS (ANURA: STRABOMANTIDAE) FROM THE PACIFIC COAST OF THE DARIEN PROVINCE, PANAMA,  

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, PANAMA, WITH A MOLECULAR ANALYSIS OF ITS PHYLOGENETIC POSITION ANDREW J. CRAWFORD 1,2,3,6 , MASON J. RYAN-03092, Balboa, Anco´n, Republic of Panama 2 Ci´rculo Herpetolo´gico de Panama´, Apartado 0824-00122, Panama´, Republic of Panama 3 Departamento de Ciencias Biolo´gicas, Universidad de los Andes, AA 4976, Bogota

Crawford, Andrew J.

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Panama (PA)  

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Die Geschichte des Staates PA ist aufs Engste verknüpft mit der Entwicklung des Panama-Kanals, und, aufgrund dessen Kontrolle durch...

Achim Wachendorfer

1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A combination of existing concepts and approaches to take on energy system transitions – The Republic of Panama as a case-study  

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Abstract The impact of our energy systems on the climate mandates an energy system transition. In this paper a combination of existing concepts and approaches to take on such transitions is discussed. This combination starts with first defining the unit of analysis, after which actors in the socio-technical energy system are charted through literature research and interviews. Next, using social network analysis, regimes and niches are identified to depict the unit of analysis in a more useful manner for managing transitions. The step hereafter consists of creating internal and external scenarios based on critical uncertainties to insure transition management efforts against uncertainty in and outside the unit of analysis. Moving to transition management, robustness analysis is then used to evaluate strategies and policies in all combinations of these internal and external scenarios to get to an optimum set of strategies and policies which are used to form a normative scenario. This will be used to get stakeholders behind the transition effort. This combination of approaches and concepts is used in the case of the Republic of Panama. It results in a clear overview of the energy system, impediments and opportunities regarding transition, possible futures, and the validity of strategies and policies in different scenarios.

Daniël A. Lachman

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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EXTINCT PECCARY ``CYNORCA'' OCCIDENTALE (TAYASSUIDAE, TAYASSUINAE) FROM THE MIOCENE OF PANAMA AND  

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EXTINCT PECCARY ``CYNORCA'' OCCIDENTALE (TAYASSUIDAE, TAYASSUINAE) FROM THE MIOCENE OF PANAMA and Archaeology, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Anco´n, Panama´, Republic of Panama´ ABSTRACT tayassuid) are described from new excavations along the southern reaches of the Panama Canal. Fossil

Bermingham, Eldredge

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The Social Impact of the Development of a Copper Mine on the Ngöbe Bugle Indigenous Community of Cerro Colorado in the Republic of Panama.  

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??This dissertation explores the situations which have been taking place within Panama with regards to the emergence of a mining sector. A very controversial topic,… (more)

Mezquita, Jose

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Embodied Energy Assessment of Rainwater Harvesting Systems in Primary School Settings on La Peninsula Valiente, Comarca Ngobe Bugle, Republic of Panama.  

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??The United Nations Millennium Development goals aim to make improvements in access to potable water. In the Bocas del Toro region of Panama, rainwater harvesting… (more)

Green, Kaitlin Elinor

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Panama Is Driven by Clonal Expansion of a Multidrug-Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Strain Related to the KZN Extensively Drug-Resistant M. tuberculosis Strain from South Africa  

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...Epidemiology Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Panama Is Driven by Clonal Expansion of a Multidrug-Resistant...Instituto Conmemorativo Gorgas de Estudios de la Salud, Panama, Republic of Panama a Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University...

Fedora Lanzas; Petros C. Karakousis; James C. Sacchettini; Thomas R. Ioerger

2013-07-24T23:59:59.000Z

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Referral Tracking Pilot and Referral Outcome Rates for the School Health Program in Panama.  

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??Background: The School Health Program (SHP) in the Republic of Panama includes preventive healthcare services delivery and referral issuing at elementary schools nationwide. Despite these… (more)

Candanedo, Jesica Eileen

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Agricultural and Domestic Waste Contamination in Chilibre Panama and Potential Low-Cost Best Managament Practices.  

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??Abstract Sanitation coverage in the Republic of Panama is 5 to 10 percent below the Millennium Development Goals targets set for the country. Population growth,… (more)

Weekes, Christopher Etienne

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Geological Development of Panama  

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The Panama that geologists see today is a young ... /early Tertiary time. The geological development of Panama is a consequence of the relative motions ... igneous rocks that comprise much of present-day Panama f...

Russell S.Harmon

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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An Ecosystem Report on the Panama Canal: Monitoring the Status of the Forest Communities and the Watershed  

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In 1996, the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and the Republic of Panama's Environmental Authority, with support fromthe United ... comprehensive program to monitor the ecosystem of the Panama Canal waters...

Roberto Ibáñez; Richard Condit; George Angehr…

2002-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Regional Distribution of Human Papillomavirus DNA and Other Risk Factors for Invasive Cervical Cancer in Panama  

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...Other Risk Factors for Invasive Cervical Cancer in Panama 1 1 This study was supported by Contract NC1-CP-EB-41026...and Instituto Oncologico Nacional [J. G.], Panama City, Republic of Panama 2 Present address: Viral Exanthems and Herpesvirus...

Judit Acs; Allan Hildesheim; William C. Reeves; Maria Brenes; Louise Brinton; Carol Lavery; Maria Elena de la Guardia; Julio Godoy; William E. Rawls

1989-10-15T23:59:59.000Z

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New dates and new rates for divergence across the Isthmus of Panama  

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...rates for divergence across the Isthmus of Panama Nancy Knowlton 1 * Lee A. Weigt 2 * Author...Apartado 2072, Balboa, Republic of Panama 2 Field Museum of Natural History...Sister species separated by the Isthmus of Panama have been widely used to estimate rates...

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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REPORT OF THE PANAMA WTE CONFERENCE Panama City , 11th June 2011 co-organized by the Greek  

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worldwide like in New York, Miami, Shanghai, etc. #12;2 Concerning SYNERGIA: The Waste to Energy Research, a successful Waste To Energy Conference was held in Panama City (Republic of Panama) with wide participation entitled "Waste to Energy Solution for Municipal Solid Waste worldwide and potential for Waste to Energy

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Treasures of Colombia, Panama,  

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s Treasures of Colombia, Panama, & Costa Rica Aboard the Variety Voyager · January 10­19, 2014 With Professor Michael Littman, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Featuring a Panama Canal Daytime Transit the Panama Canal in daylight and continue along the Pacific coast of Panama and Costa Rica. Along the Journey

Singh, Jaswinder Pal

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Using Camera-Traps to Evaluate the Relative Abundance of Predators and Prey on the Western Slope of the Panama Canal.  

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??Little research has been conducted in the Republic of Panama concerning mammalian predator and prey populations. New Technologies such as remote camera-traps, allow researcher to… (more)

Ashmore, Jordan Rivers

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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How to Obtain Authorization to Import and/or Export Natural Gas...  

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Canada, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jordan, Mexico, Morocco, Nicaragua, Oman, Panama, Peru, Republic of Korea and Singapore....

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Nicaragua | OpenEI  

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Nicaragua Nicaragua Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Stand-alone and easy to use geographic toolkit that allows non-GIS users to relate the renewable energy resource (solar and wind) data to other geographic data, such as land use, protected areas, elevation, etc. Source NREL Date Released October 31st, 2005 (9 years ago) Date Updated July 06th, 2012 (2 years ago) Keywords CNE GEF Geospatial Toolkit GIS Nicaragua NREL SUNY SWERA UNEP Data application/zip icon Download Executable Toolkit & Documentation (zip, 42.4 MiB) Quality Metrics Level of Review Some Review Comment Temporal and Spatial Coverage Frequency Time Period 2005 License License Open Data Commons Public Domain Dedication and Licence (PDDL) Comment Rate this dataset Usefulness of the metadata Average vote Your vote

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Producing Collisions for PANAMA  

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PANAMA is a cryptographic module that was presented at the FSE Workshop in '98 by Joan Daemen and Craig Clapp. It can serve both as a stream cipher and as a cryptographic hash function, with a hash result of 256 bits. PANAMA achieves high performance ...

Vincent Rijmen; Bart Van Rompay; Bart Preneel; Joos Vandewalle

2001-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Kinetics and structural studies of the atmospheric corrosion of carbon steels in Panama  

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The corrosion of a carbon steel was studied in different atmospheres at sites in the Republic of Panama. The weight loss (corrosion penetration) suffered...3-xO4), maghemite (?-Fe2O3), goethite (?-FeOOH) of inter...

Juan A. Jaén; Mariela Sánchez de Villalaz; Lilibeth de Araque…

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Cervical Carcinoma in Panama  

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Tropical countries have historically devoted most of their health resources to infectious diseases. In countries such as Panama with rapidly improving environmental and health standards, ... have emerged as major...

R. C. de Britton; W. C. Reeves; P. P. Valdés; C. F. B. Joplin…

1982-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Inventoring the fungi of Panama  

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Records of fungi in Panama scattered in literature are presented in a preliminary annotated checklist which is published in Panama. It includes 1807 species and subspecific taxa ... than 100 years of history of m...

Meike Piepenbring

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Metro de Panama Roberto R. Roy  

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Metro de Panama Roberto R. Roy Executive Secretary Presentation to Ga Tech. METRO SECRETARIAT, PANAMA #12;Central America & Panama #12;#12;SOCIOECONOMIC FRAME 3.40 - 4.82 million 1.60 ­ 2.88 millon.5% #12;Colonial Panama #12;Modern Panama #12;Paitilla Residential Condos #12;Dense city by the ocean

Wang, Yuhang

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World Holdings of Avian Tissues from Panama  

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The avifauna of Panama may be better documented than that of ... , the world holdings of avian tissue from Panama are grossly inadequate. A compilation of the world holdings of avian tissue from Panama is present...

Sievert Rohwer; Robert C. Faucett

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama's exports and its sovereign debt  

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Panama has a foreign debt that represents 81. ... countries such as Mexico. For countries like Panama, which are not in the severely indebted ... with high official debt. In the 1980s, Panama rescheduled $594 mil...

Seymour Patterson

1992-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama Canal capacity analysis  

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Predicting the transit capacities of the various Panama Canal alternatives required analyzing data on present Canal operations, adapting and extending an existing computer simulation model, performing simulation runs for each of the alternatives, and using the simulation model outputs to develop capacity estimates. These activities are summarized in this paper. A more complete account may be found in the project final report (TAMS 1993). Some of the material in this paper also appeared in a previously published paper (Rosselli, Bronzini, and Weekly 1994).

Bronzini, M.S. [Oak Ridge National Lab., Knoxville, TN (United States). Center for Transportation Analysis

1995-04-27T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama: Language Situation  

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Despite the dominant status of Spanish, Panama can boast significant populations of English, Creole English, and Cantonese, Hakka, and Mandarin Chinese speakers, in addition to several autochthonous Chibchan languages (most notably, Kuna and the Guaymi language Ngäbere) and Choco languages (e.g., Emberá), which the government is working to preserve. Panamanian Spanish is distinct from that of other Central American varieties, and the status of immigrant English and Chinese varieties is of both historical and current interest.

J. DeChicchis

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Report on Global Environment Competitiveness of Panama  

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Panama is the southernmost country of Central America. ... evaluation model, the environment competitiveness index of Panama s ranks at 23 in 133 countries.

Li Jianping; Li Minrong; Wang Jinnan…

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NPP Tropical Forest: Darien, Panama  

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Darien, Panama, 1967-1968 Darien, Panama, 1967-1968 [PHOTOGRAPH] Photograph: Tropical moist forest near Darien (click on the photo to view a series of images from this site). Data Citation Cite this data set as follows: Golley, F. B. 1998. NPP Tropical Forest: Darien, Panama, 1967-1968. Data set. Available on-line [http://www.daac.ornl.gov] from Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A. Description Biomass and nutrient content of different vegetation components and soil for a transitional moist/dry tropical forest were determined in 1967-68 at Darien Province, Panama. NPP was not estimated. Situated about 160 km ESE of Panama City, close to the town of Santa Fe, the Darien study site consisted of two plots, about 8 km apart, one of

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Panama-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) | Open Energy  

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Panama-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Panama-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Jump to: navigation, search Name Panama-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Agency/Company /Organization Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) Partner ICI, Environment Canada, BP, World Bank Institute, Thailand, Ministry of Energy Thailand, Ministry of Industry Thailand, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Thailand, Pollution Control Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Philippines, Climate Change Commission Philippines, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Vietnam, Ministry of Planning and Investment Vietnam, Sub-Institute of Hydrometeorology and Environment of South Vietnam, Ministry of Industry and Trade Vietnam, Ministry of Finance Indonesia, Ministry of Public Works Indonesia, Ministry of Transport Indonesia, Dept. of Clean & Efficient Energy Technology Implementation Indonesia, National Council on Climate Change Malaysia, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Malaysia, Dept. of Economic Planning Malaysia, Ministry of Green Technology, Energy and Water Malaysia, Land Public Transport Commission India, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission Pakistan, Dept. of Planning & Development Pakistan, Ministry of Finance Pakistan, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan, Ministry of Water and Power Germany, Federal Environment Ministry Argentina, Ministry of Energy Argentina, Ministry of Industry Chile, Ministry of Environment Chile, Ministry of Energy Chile, Ministry of Transport Chile, Ministry of Finance Colombia, Ministry of Environment Colombia, Ministry of Transport Colombia, Department of National Planning Colombia, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Climate Change Direction Costa Rica, Ministry of Agriculture Costa Rica, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Ministry of Energy Dominican Republic, National Climate Change Commission Dominican Republic, National Energy Commission Dominican Republic, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Dominican Republic, Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development Dominican Republic, Technical Office for Land Transport (OTTT) Panama Canal Authority Panama Maritime Authority Peru, Ministry of Environment Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Peru, Ministry of Transport and Communications Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Uruguay, Ministry of the Environment Uruguay, National Transport Directorate Uruguay, Ministry of Industry, Energy and Minerals Uruguay, Ministry of Agriculture Canada, Ministry of the Environment Norway, Ministry of the Environment Sweden, Department of the Environment UK, Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC), Danish Government

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Global Connections: Panama City as a Relational City.  

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??Since the handover of the Panama Canal in 1999, the Panama City, Panama metropolitan area has undergone a rapid physical transformation. In the central city,… (more)

Sigler, Thomas

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Outbreaks of porcine parvovirus disease in Panama  

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The first recorded isolation of porcine parvovirus (PPV) in Panama is described. The outbreaks of PPV disease...

N. Obaldia III

1991-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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THE PEARL OYSTER RESOURCES OF PANAMA  

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THE PEARL OYSTER RESOURCES OF PANAMA SPECIAL SCIENTIFIC REPORT: FISHERIES No. 28 UNITED STATES. 2S' THE PEARL-OYSTER RESOURCES OF PANAMA By Paul S. Galtsoff, Ph.D. Fishery Eesearch Biologist C013 0:''ster Bottoms and of Adjacent G-rounds 11 Submarine Tocography of the Gulf of Panama lU Weter

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Molecular subtyping scheme for Salmonella panama.  

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...Molecular subtyping scheme for Salmonella panama J Stanley N Baquar A Burnens Virus Reference...describe a genotyping scheme for Salmonella panama. Defined probes specific for the 16S...element IS200 were generated by PCR from S. panama and were used to probe genomic Southern...

J Stanley; N Baquar; A Burnens

1995-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Team Bug Bag Biogas For Nicaragua  

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Team Bug Bag Biogas For Nicaragua Project Recap The task for Team Bug Bag was to create for under $100 (USD), and be able to produce biogas that could boil water for a thirty minute time period

Demirel, Melik C.

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Lizards in the ecology of salmonellosis in Panama.  

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...Lizards in the ecology of salmonellosis in Panama. M Kourany S R Telford Enteropathogenic...Lizards in the ecology of salmonellosis in Panama. | Enteropathogenic bacteria was isolated...Article | Animals Lizards microbiology Panama Salmonella isolation & purification Salmonella...

M Kourany; S R Telford

1981-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Resistance Transfer Factors in sensitive strains ofS. panama  

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Two natural strains ofS.panama with an incomplete Resistance Factor (R factor) are described:S.panama I carries a Resistance Transfer Factor (RTF) exerting restriction on phageS.panama 47, but no resistance deter...

P. A. M. Guinée; H. M. C. C. Willems

1967-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Race, development, and national identity in Panama.  

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??After reversion of Canal ownership from the U.S. to Panama in 1999, the construction of Panamanian national identity became deeply tied to notions of development.… (more)

Flores-Villalobos, Joan V.

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Encyclia chloroleuca (Orchidaceae: Laeliinae) reported for Panama  

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Encyclia chloroleuca...(Hook.) Neumann is reported for the first time in Panama. E. chloroleuca has been previously misidentified as E. amanda (Ames) Dressler but morphological characters associa...

Katia Silvera; Gaspar A. Silvera

2012-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panamanian Politics and Panama’s Relationship with the United States Leading up To the Hull-Alfaro Treaty.  

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??This thesis explains the origins of the 1936 Hull-Alfaro Treaty between Panama and the United States. It examines how Panamanian politics and Panama’s relationship with… (more)

Hamilton, Sheila

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Nicaragua: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Nicaragua: Energy Resources Nicaragua: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":13,"lon":-85,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Panama Canal One of the Greatest Engineering Feats of the  

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Panama Canal One of the Greatest Engineering Feats of the 20th Century #12;Panama Problem So, what's the Panama Problem? Treacherous trip around Cape Horn, the southernmost tip of South America Countless number;History - The French Attempt February 1, 1881 - France begins work on Panama Canal French Plan: dig

Provancher, William

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The Florida State University Panama City, FL 32405-1099  

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The Florida State University Panama City, FL 32405-1099 Office of Student Affairs · 4750 Collegiate their October 3, 2005 MEMORANDUM TO: Faculty and Students, Panama City FROM: Melissa A. Jones, Director, Office of Student Affairs, Panama City RE: Special Instructions for Panama City Campus pertaining to the FSU

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Hotels in Panama There are many hotels for all budgets in Panama City. Most hotels can be booked online using  

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Hotels in Panama There are many hotels for all budgets in Panama City. Most hotels can be booked a car in Panama, unless you are traveling outside of the city, because taxis are cheap and easy to use downtown, and close to the best tourist attractions such as: The Panama Canal, El Parque Natural

Hull, Elaine

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Neotectonics of Panama. I. Major fault systems  

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The direction and rate of relative plate motion across the Caribbean-Nazca boundary in Panama is poorly known. This lack of understanding can be attributed to diffuse seismicity; lack of well constrained focal mechanisms from critical areas; and dense tropical vegetation. In order to better understand the relation of plate motions to major fault systems in Panama, the authors have integrated geologic, remote sensing, earthquake and UTIG marine seismic reflection data. Three areas of recent faulting can be distinguished in Panama and its shelf areas; ZONE 1 of eastern Panama consists of a 70 km wide zone of 3 discrete left-lateral strike-slip faults (Sanson Hills, Jaque River, Sambu) which strike N40W and can be traced as continuous features for distances of 100-150 km; ZONE 2 in central Panama consists of a diffuse zone of discontinuous normal(.) faults which range in strike from N40E, N70E; ZONE 3 in western Panama consists of a 60 km wide zone of 2 discrete, left-lateral(.) strike-slip faults which strike N60W and can be traced as continuous features for distances of 150 km; ZONE 3 faults appear to be continuous with faults bounding the forearc Teraba Trough of Costa Rica. The relation of faults of ZONE 3 to faults of ZONE 2 and a major fault bounding the southern Panama shelf is unclear.

Corrigan, J.; Mann, P.

1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Community Interactions In Tropical Forest Restoration And Environmental Governance In The Panama Canal Watershed  

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Tesis. Universidad de Panama. Facultad de Humanidades.Commission for the Panama Canal Watershed (CICH) ExpandedHidrografica del Canal de Panama. Informe de proyectos.

Schweizer, Daniella

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new epiphytic blakea (Melastomataceae) from Panama  

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Blakea wilburiana...is described from the low volcanic uplift of El Valle de Anton in central Panama. Hirsute pubescence, papery leaves, and large...B. bracteata Gleason of South America. A chara...

Frank Almeda

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Probabilistic seismic hazard maps for Panama  

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Probabilistic seismic hazard maps in term of Modified Mercalli (MM) intensity are derived by applying the ‘Cornell-McGuire’ method to four earthquake source zones in Panama and adjacent areas. The maps contain es...

Aristoteles Vergara Muñoz

1991-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The system dynamics simulation of the expansion of the Panama Canal  

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The expansion of the Panama Canal could be the largest project attempted by the Republic of Panama in its 100 years of existence. The objective of this simulation study is to use the Canal Expansion Project to develop and demonstrate how more precise and applied concepts that involve complex decision-making processes can be used in a large 'system of systems'. It is an attempt to explain the decision-making processes for complex systems and develop a model that will help with the political, social and economic decision-making processes that are involved in this very large project. The challenges that are involved in this research initiative include developing the parametric expressions that explain the dynamical intricacies and validation of the expansion project.

Humberto R. Alvarez A.; Dario Solis; Arnoldo R. Cano S.; Luis Rabelo; Serge Sala-Diakanda

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Cryptochloa dressleri (Poaceae), a new bambusoid grass from Panama  

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Cryptochloa dressleri...is a new species that inhabits shaded forests in Panama, and is striking in its leaves,...

Thomas R. Soderstrom

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Water Locks and the Panama Canal Civil Engineering  

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Water Locks and the Panama Canal Civil Engineering Objective · This lesson teaches students about civilization-changing engineering design: locks. The Panama Canal is a historical and impressive engineering feat. Discussing the Panama Canal and other lock systems (specifically the Columbia River System

Provancher, William

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Transportation Center Seminar........ "The Panama Canal as Precursor"  

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Transportation Center Seminar........ "The Panama Canal as Precursor" Aaron J. Gellman Professor Committee Member, Panama Canal Authority Thursday ­May 24, 2012 4:00 - 5:00 pm Refreshments available at 3 Gellman will provide an overview of the Panama Canal Expansion Project. He will also discuss various

Bustamante, Fabián E.

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SEDIMENTATION OF THE PANAMA CANAL RESERVOIR: COSMOGENIC NUCLIDE  

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SEDIMENTATION OF THE PANAMA CANAL RESERVOIR: COSMOGENIC NUCLIDE ESTIMATES OF BACKGROUND SEDIMENT, Livermore, CA 94550 The Panama Canal is an engineering marvel. Vital to the operation of the canal, the reservoir to the Panama Canal. In addition to water, the headwater basins supply sediment that reduces

Nichols, Kyle K.

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PLEASE NOTE: (via Elsbeth Reinhard of GT Incentives Panama)  

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PLEASE NOTE: (via Elsbeth Reinhard of GT Incentives Panama) * Prices within this proposal of the control of Gamboa Tours Panama Inc. ** Please be advised that any activity (i.e., canal transits, fishing, sightseeing boat rides) that is run on or near Canal Operating waters are subject to Panama Canal Authority

Wang, Yuhang

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Panama: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Panama: Energy Resources Panama: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":9,"lon":-80,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Origins of convective activity over Panama  

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Satellite-derived outgoing longwave radiation (OLR) data. were used to examine convective variability over the Panama region. Time series analysis of the area- averaged daily OLR data, for 1984 and 1985 revealed a, persistent 12-d oscillation... in convective activity during each season. Composite analyses of OLR data, for the area 120'W-40'W and 35'S-35'N for the 1984 dry (1 January ? 9 May) and wet (10 Msy? 4 December) seasons showed this oscillation extends beyond Panama and the Central America...

Strager, Christopher Stephen

1989-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The internal tide off Panama City, Florida  

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THE INTERNAI SIDE OFF PANAMA CITY, FLORIDA A Thesis Noel E. J. Boston Submitted to the Graduate School of the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MASTER OF SCIENCE... June 1963 Ma)or Sub)ect: Physical Oceanography THE INTERNAL TIDE OFF PANAMA CITY, FLORIDA A Thesis By Noel E. J. Boston Approved as to style and content by: a an o t e omm ttee a o t e epartm June 1963 856088 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The work...

Boston, Noel Edward James

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Model for late Neogene deformation in Panama  

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Previous workers, mostly using earthquake data, have postulated both discrete faults and complex, diffuse zones for the Caribbean-Nazca plate boundary in Panama. We have better resolved the location and character of late Neogene plate-boundary structures by using satellite imagery and a compilation of existing geologic map data. On the basis of these results, we propose that Panama is moving northwestward away from a zone of active convergence along the continental margin of South America toward more easily subducted areas of the Colombian Basin. Movement is accommodated across a diffuse zone by a complex interaction of oroclinal bending, left-lateral strike-slip faulting, and subduction.

Mann, P.; Corrigan, J. (Univ. of Texas, Austin (USA))

1990-06-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Ticks (Ixodida) on humans from central Panama, Panama (2010–2011)  

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From January 2010 to December 2011, a total of 138 cases of ticks feeding on humans were reported from 11 locations in central Panama. Five of these locations were situated in...Amblyomma cajennense s.l., A. diss...

Sergio E. Bermúdez C.; Angélica Castro; Helen Esser…

2012-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Encyclia chloroleuca (Orchidaceae: Laeliinae) reported for Panama Katia Silvera1,2  

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, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Suriname. It is also present in Mexico, Belize, and Nicaragua (G. Carnevali

Bermingham, Eldredge

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A New Geothermal Resource Map Of Nicaragua | Open Energy Information  

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Map Of Nicaragua Map Of Nicaragua Jump to: navigation, search GEOTHERMAL ENERGYGeothermal Home Conference Paper: A New Geothermal Resource Map Of Nicaragua Details Activities (0) Areas (0) Regions (0) Abstract: A recently completed Geothermal Master Plan Study of Nicaragua assesses the geothermal resource potential of the identified fields and prospects in the country. During the course of the 18-month study, existing data were compiled and evaluated and new exploration work was conducted to determine, for each of ten geothermal resource areas studied: 1) the current level of knowledge about the resource; 2) its exploration or development status; 3) a conceptual model of the geothermal system or systems (incorporating geology, volcanology, geophysics, hydrology, fluid chemistry and geothermometry); 4) estimated recoverable energy reserves; 5)

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A New Geothermal Anomaly In Nicaragua | Open Energy Information  

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A New Geothermal Anomaly In Nicaragua A New Geothermal Anomaly In Nicaragua Jump to: navigation, search GEOTHERMAL ENERGYGeothermal Home Journal Article: A New Geothermal Anomaly In Nicaragua Details Activities (0) Areas (0) Regions (0) Abstract: The information acquired during reconnaissance surface exploration in Nicaragua suggests a large geothermal reservoir in the region of Masaya-Nandaime. The exploration programme included geological, geophysical, geochemical, as well as hydrogeological investigations. Integration of the results from various disciplines permitted postulation of a conceptual model of the reservoir and of the thermal regime within the zone immediately above and around the reservoir. The reservoir with a temperature in excess of 200°C is emplaced at a depth between 2 and 4 km

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Echinoderm Diversity in Panama: 144 Years of Research Across the Isthmus  

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Panama has a diverse echinoderm fauna with 414 ... exception of crinoids, diversity of echinoderms in Panama is greater in the Pacific (270 species ... published article that included work on echinoderms from Panama

Simon E. Coppard; Juan José Alvarado

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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2014 Research & Study Abroad Program in Panama Recommendation Form and Guidelines  

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2014 Research & Study Abroad Program in Panama Recommendation Form. ================================================================ Evaluator Guidelines The Panama Research and Study Abroad program of Panama working with researchers of the Water Center for the Humid Tropics

Alabama in Huntsville, University of

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Oil cuts a path across Panama  

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Nineteen photographs illustrate the Panamian jungle, swamp, and mountain terrain which oil-pipeline construction crews faced as they crossed the country from Chirique Grande to Puerto Armuelles. The pipeline, completed in October 1982, after only 14 months, will move Alaskan crude from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic considerably faster and cheaper. Modern technology made the project faster, cheaper, and safer than the Panama Canal construction of 70 years ago. (DCK)

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1982-10-04T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Byrsonima (Malpighiaceae) from Panama  

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Byrsonima dressleri...is newly described as endemic to the low cloud forests of Panama adjacent to the Canal Zone. Its closest...

Walter H. Lewis

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Rättfärdigade argument? USA:s militära intervention i Panama 1989.  

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?? In 1989 the United States choose, after years of conflict, to carry out a military intervention in Panama, to remove Manuel Noriega, convicted for… (more)

Löving, Anna

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Stochastic flow shop scheduling model for the Panama Canal.  

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??The Panama Canal can be modeled as a stochastic flexible flow shop for the purpose of scheduling. A metaheuristic stochastic optimization method (Nested Partition) was… (more)

de Castillo, Zoila Yadira Guerra

2006-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Two new species for the flora of Panama  

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Two new species from upland Panama,Licania chiriquiensis Prance (Chrysobalanaceae), andDichapetalum gentryi Prance. (Dichapetalaceae), are described and illustrated, and their relationships within their respectiv...

Ghillean T. Prance

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Multiple Sourcing Effects in the Expansion of Panama Canal.  

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??With the expanding of Panama Canal, suppliers along the East coast are facing challenges of shift in cargo, while customers earn benefits for more suppliers… (more)

Chen, Yuexi

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Statt eines Vorworts: Oh, wie schön ist Panama!  

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Unter dem Titel Oh, wie schön ist Panama erschien 1978 die erste Geschichte, in der Janosch von den Abenteuern eines Freundespaares erzählt:

Prof.Dr. med. Siegfried Zepf

1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Ornithocephalus (Orchidaceae) from Panama  

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Ornithocephalus aristatus, a new species from Panama, is described and illustrated. Among the...Ornithocephalus, it can be distinguished by the nonresupinate flowers, the sepals each provided wit...

Franco Pupulin; Robert L. Dressler

2006-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Gustavia (Lecythidaceae) from Panama  

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Gustavia fosteri...is described from material collected on Barro Colorado Island, Panama and the differences are given between it...G. superba Berg and G. angustifolia Benth.

Scott A. Mori

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Two new species of Vernonia (Asteraceae: Vernonieae) from Panama  

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Two new species,Vernonia cocleana andV. chiriquiensis, are described from Panama. These endemic species are distinct from those...Vernonia.

Sterling C. Keeley

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International Studies Office Student travel to Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua Restricted  

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International Studies Office Student travel to Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua Committee for Education Abroad has restricted student travel to Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador Salvador, Honduras, and Nicaragua may follow the guidelines documented at: Procedures. The decision

Acton, Scott

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Marine mammals from the Miocene of Panama  

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Panama has produced an abundance of Neogene marine fossils both invertebrate (mollusks, corals, microfossils etc.) and vertebrate (fish, land mammals etc.), but marine mammals have not been previously reported. Here we describe a cetacean thoracic vertebra from the late Miocene Tobabe Formation, a partial cetacean rib from the late Miocene Gatun Formation, and a sirenian caudal vertebra and rib fragments from the early Miocene Culebra Formation. These finds suggest that Central America may yet provide additional fossil marine mammal specimens that will help us to understand the evolution, and particularly the biogeography of these groups.

Mark D. Uhen; Anthony G. Coates; Carlos A. Jaramillo; Camilo Montes; Catalina Pimiento; Aldo Rincon; Nikki Strong; Jorge Velez-Juarbe

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Seasonality and Interaction of Biogenic and Lithogenic Particulate Flux at the Panama Basin  

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...particulate flux at the Panama Basin Honjo Susumu Author Woods Hole...Particulate Flux at the Panama Basin Abstract. Time-series sediment...3860 meters) in the Panama Basin. The amount ofhorizontal and...to deep water in the Panama Bight. During January through March...

SUSUMU HONJO

1982-11-26T23:59:59.000Z

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Mosquito-Host Interactions during and after an Outbreak of Equine Viral Encephalitis in Eastern Panama  

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Panama Wayra G. Navia-Gine1 , Jose R. Loaiza1,2,3 , Matthew J. Miller1 * 1 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama City, Panama, 2 Centro de Biodiversidad y Descubrimiento de Drogas, Instituto de Investigaciones Cienti´ficas y Servicios de Alta Tecnologi´a, Clayton, Panama´, 3 Programa Centroamericano de

Bermingham, Eldredge

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The potential for tropical restoration legume and non-legume trees to suppress the invasive C4 grass Saccharum spontaneum in Panama  

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2001. The status of the Panama Canal watershed and itsspontaneum (Gramineae) in Panama. Journal of Sustainablespontaneum (Gramineae) in Panama. Journal of Sustainable

Cummings, Justin

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Distribution and Zoogeography of Cheilostomate Bryozoa Along the Pacific Coast of Panama: Comparison Between the Gulf of Panama and Gulf of Chiriquí  

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Along the Pacific coast of Panama, bryozoans are often a dominant component in ... around the islands scattered in the Gulf of Panama and Gulf of Chiriquí, shelves situated in ... the Gulf of Chiriquí whereas the...

Priska Schäfer; Amalia Herrera Cubilla; Beate Bader

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Introduction of studio physics teaching in Panama  

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Physics Studio teaching was recently introduced at an international and multicultural academic program of a U.S. university in Panama. The results of introducing and implementing studio-style teaching on the conceptual understanding of calculus-based introductory physics have been measured by comparing before and during studio implementation. The research was carried on over the last five years in different semesters. The measurement tool was the Force Concept Inventory. The initial learning stage of the incoming diverse students has been found to be at a significantly lower level than generally reported in the U.S. The normalized gain in conceptual understanding was significantly larger than in the former traditional system and has become consistent in the last semesters. Multicultural aspects that may affect the entry level and performance enhancement are discussed.

Azael Barrera-Garrido

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Pipeliners beat designers across Panama's jungle  

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Hard-driving pipeline crews are slashing a path down the steep slopes of the Andes range on Panama's Caribbean coast for the final leg of an 80-mile Pacific-Atlantic oil link that will reduce shipping times for North Slope crude to Gulf Coast refineries. When completed in late August, the trans-isthmus tube will be able to drain the Panama Canal of Alaskan oil, which currently must be pumped from large tankers to 65,000 ton ships before passage through the 50-mile cut. The 36 and 40-in.-dia pipe will connect an existing Northville oil transshipment terminal at Puerto Armuelles, near Costa Rica on the Pacific Coast, with a new 2.5-million-bbl storage area at Chiriqui Grande on the Caribbean coast. Two pumping stations, one at Puerto Armuelles and another at the base of the Serrania de Tabasara mountains, will lift the oil 4,000 ft over the Continental Divide. Gravity flows of 7 1/2 ft per second down the steep drop to the swamps along the Caribbean will feed three 833,000-bbl tanks being built on a hillside overlooking Chiriqui Bay. From there, two 36-in. lines will feed concrete-coated pipe sections trenched into the surf zone and placed on the muddy bottom for the remaining distance to two marine loading buoys over a mile offshore. The catenary anchor-leg mooring buoys are designed to handle tankers of up to 160,000 tons in 65 ft of water at maximum fill rates of 120,000 bbl per hour.

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1982-05-27T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network  

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Panama-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network Panama-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Panama-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Name Panama-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Agency/Company /Organization Climate Technology Initiative (CTI), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) Partner International Centre for Environmental Technology Transfer Sector Energy Focus Area Agriculture, Biomass, - Biofuels, - Landfill Gas, - Waste to Energy, Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Geothermal, Greenhouse Gas, Solar, Transportation, Water Power, Wind Topics Adaptation, Co-benefits assessment, - Energy Access, - Environmental and Biodiversity, - Health, - Macroeconomic, Finance, Implementation, Low emission development planning, -NAMA, -TNA

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Industrial Energy Conservation in Central America and Panama  

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The Regional Industrial Energy Efficiency Project (RIEEP) is the largest and most comprehensive energy conservation effort in Central America and Panama. This paper describes the regional economic and energy situation leading up to the project...

Oven, M. J.; Pashkevich, P. A.

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Estimation of Regional Actual Evapotranspiration in the Panama Canal Watershed  

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The upper Río Chagres basin is a part of the Panama Canal Watershed. The least known water balance...SEBAL...). We use an image from March 27, 2000, for estimation of the distribution of the regional actual evapo...

Jan M.H. Hendrickx; Wim G.M. Bastiaanssen; Edwin J.M. Noordman…

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Operational Rainfall and Flow Forecasting for the Panama Canal Watershed  

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An integrated hydrometeorological system was designed for the utilization of data from various sensors in the 3300 km2 Panama Canal Watershed for the purpose of producing ... forecasts. These forecasts are used b...

Konstantine P. Georgakakos; Jason A. Sperfslage

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Current status of Amblyomma ovale (Acari: Ixodidae) in Panama  

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The genus Amblyomma is the most diverse and relevant among the Neotropical ticks. In Panama, this genus contains 19 species, including Amblyomma ovale. There is a lack of knowledge of the ecology of A. ovale in Panama, and thus the aim of this work is to report on its geographical distribution and its spectrum of vertebrate hosts. We reviewed data of ticks collected in different areas of Panama from 2007 to 2012 and found parasitism of A. ovale in 625 vertebrates, corresponding to 21 species (2 species of birds and 19 mammal species). A. ovale is present in different environments of Panama, from lowlands to places with 800 m altitude, including rural towns, disturbed forests, and wilderness areas.

Ingrid L. Murgas; Angélica M. Castro; Sergio E. Bermúdez

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Infiltration in the Upper Río Chagres Basin, Panama  

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Annual runoff hydrographs recorded by the Panama Canal Authority in the upper Río Chagres...Curve Number’ (CN) methodology. Specifically, variation curve of the CN was analyzed using rainfall and runoff observati...

Lucas E. Calvo; Fred L. Ogden; Jan M.H. Hendrickx

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Votschia, a new genus of Theophrastaceae from northeastern Panama  

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A new genus,Votschia, based onJacquinia nemophila Pittier, is described and the new combinationVotschia nemophila...(Pittier) Ståhl is made. The genus is known only from a small coastal area in northeastern Panama

Bertil StÅhl

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Brachistus knappiae (Solanaceae), a new species from Chiriquí, Panama  

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A new species of Brachistus...is described from the region of Chiriquí in Panama. Brachistus knappiae morphologically resembles Brachistus stramoniifolius, and has been confused with it in the past. The diagnosti...

Juan Carlos Montero-Castro; Mario Sousa-Peña

2008-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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On the chemical characterisation of plantation teakwood from Panama  

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Further papers will present the physical and mechanical properties of teakwood from plantations in Panama (Posch et al. 2003) as well as investigations on teakwood durability and further extractives analyses (Hau...

E. Windeisen; A. Klassen; G. Wegener

2003-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Evidence of old carbon in the deep water column of the Panama Basin from natural radiocarbon measurements  

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OF OLD CARBON IN THE PANAMA BASIN to the average observedparticulate flux at the Panama Basin, Science, 218, 883-884,minus POC) between the Panama Basin Honjo, S. , D. Spencer,

Druffel, Ellen R. M; Griffin, Sheila; Honjo, Susumu; Manganini, Steven J

1998-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The sweet burnt smell of history : a self-reflexive analysis on the conception of the 8th Panama Biennial  

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W. and Seber, Harry G. , ed. Panama Extravaganza. San Diego:Media, and the Invasion of Panama. Westport: Praeger, 1994.The building of the Panama Canal in Historic Photographs.

Arriola Ranc, Magali

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit for Nicaragua from NREL | OpenEI  

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Nicaragua from NREL Nicaragua from NREL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Stand-alone and easy to use geographic toolkit that allows non-GIS users to relate the renewable energy resource (solar and wind) data to other geographic data, such as land use, protected areas, elevation, etc. (Purpose): The Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (SWERA) Geospatial Toolkit (GsT) is a map-based software application that can be used for decision making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future energy projects. The SWERA application utilizes Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to develop common scenarios to evaluate potential locations for solar or wind energy plants. (Supplemental Information): The zip file contains the geospatial toolkit executable, Getting Started Document, and metadata.

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Economics of Selected Energy Applications of Peat in Panama and Costa Rica  

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Studies were performed to determine the economic competitiveness of peat in Costa Rica and Panama. The options examined were (1) electrical production in Panama, and (2) industrial boilers and cement ... found th...

Gary Thayer; Ramirez E. Oldemar…

1995-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Zamiaceae in Panama with comments on phytogeography and species relationships  

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A key to, and descriptions of, the eleven species ofZamia in Panama are presented. Four of these are new...Z. cunaria, Z. dressleri, Z. ipetiensis, andZ. neurophyllidia. Floristically,Zamia, is represented in Panama

Dennis Wm. Stevenson

1993-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Tree Species Composition and Beta Diversity in the Upper Río Chagres Basin, Panama  

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Tree species composition at two sites in the upper Río Chagres basin of central Panama was evaluated using rapid inventory methods. At ... inventories were compared to 81 others within the Panama Canal Watershed,...

Rolando Pérez; Salomón Aguilar; Agustín Somoza; Richard Condit…

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Last date modified 1/16/13 Location and Institution PANAMA-BOCAS DEL TORO  

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Last date modified 1/16/13 Location and Institution PANAMA- BOCAS DEL TORO and Society of Panama (2 credits) *Courses subject to change Special Courses, Internships in Boca Del Toro. For more information, go to: www.fieldstudies.org/panama. *USF

Galles, David

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Research paper Permineralized fruits from the late Eocene of Panama give clues of the composition of  

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Research paper Permineralized fruits from the late Eocene of Panama give clues of the composition, Ancón, Panama a b s t r a c ta r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Received 17 May 2011 Received: Dracontomelon Eocene Humiriaceae Neotropical rainforests Panama Vitaceae Central American rainforests are among

Bermingham, Eldredge

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MODELING HANTAVIRUS RESERVOIR SPECIES DOMINANCE IN HIGH SEROPREVALENCE AREAS ON THE AZUERO PENINSULA OF PANAMA  

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PENINSULA OF PANAMA GERARDO SUZÁN, J. TOMASZ GIERMAKOWSKI,* ERIKA MARC�, HUMBERTO SUZÁN-AZPIRI, BLAS ARMI�N fragmentation commonly influences distribution of zoonotic disease reservoirs. In Panama, popu- lations geographical scales in southern Panama. The relative abundance of Zygodontomys brevicauda, the primary host

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Tree planting by small producers in the tropics: A comparative study of Brazil and Panama  

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Tree planting by small producers in the tropics: A comparative study of Brazil and Panama Cynthia S in revised form 25 March 2002 Key words: Brazil, Land tenure, Panama, Reforestation, Small farmers, Tropical in the tropical frontier regions of Panama and Brazil in order to gauge the magnitude of reforestation activities

Simmons, Cynthia S.

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DISTRIBUTION OF SIPHONOPHORES IN THE REGIONS ADJACENT TO THE SUEZ AND PANAMA CANALS  

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DISTRIBUTION OF SIPHONOPHORES IN THE REGIONS ADJACENT TO THE SUEZ AND PANAMA CANALS ANGELES ALVARIN in the Caribbean and the Pacific regions adjacent to the Panama Canal. Published information on the distribution were observed in the Caribbean and Pacific regions adjacent to the Panama Canal. Most of the species

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Title: Modeling, Validation and Verification of Concurrent Behavior in the Panama Canal  

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ABSTRACT Title: Modeling, Validation and Verification of Concurrent Behavior in the Panama Canal architectural model of a canal system, as measured by transportation criteria. Specifically, the Panama Canal the scenario-based specifications, system behavioral model, animated verification and validation of the Panama

Austin, Mark

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Sedimentproduktion im Oberflchenabfluss und im Gerinne eines tropischen Waldes in Zentral-Panama  

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Sedimentproduktion im Oberflächenabfluss und im Gerinne eines tropischen Waldes in Zentral-Panama. Fragestellung und Zielsetzung Auf Barro Colorado Island in Panama gibt es Gebiete in denen es während Island (BCI) Mittelamerika, tropisches Klima Liegt im Gatun See im Panama Kanal Fläche: 3,3ha Ganz BCI

Baer, Christian

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NEW TURTLES (CHELONIA) FROM THE LATE EOCENE THROUGH LATE MIOCENE OF THE PANAMA CANAL BASIN  

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NEW TURTLES (CHELONIA) FROM THE LATE EOCENE THROUGH LATE MIOCENE OF THE PANAMA CANAL BASIN EDWIN@ncsu.edu.; ,jbourque@flmnh.ufl.edu.; ,jbloch@flmnh.ufl.edu.; and 2 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, AA 34002- 0948, Panama, ,jaramilloc@si.edu. ABSTRACT--Four distinct fossil turtle assemblages (Chelonia

Bermingham, Eldredge

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Sea surface temperature control on the stable isotopic composition of rainfall in Panama  

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Sea surface temperature control on the stable isotopic composition of rainfall in Panama Matthew S investigated. Analysis of a 30-year time series of d18 Orain in Panama was used to test the hypothesis that d18) in the bordering tropical oceans. The results show that d18 Orain values in Panama are positively (negatively

Lachniet, Matthew S.

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A Process Modelling Framework for Formal Validation of Panama Canal System Operations  

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1 A Process Modelling Framework for Formal Validation of Panama Canal System Operations John develop a process modeling framework for the evaluation and formal validation of Panama Canal system. The Panama Canal is one of the world's most important waterways. Initially opened for operation in 1914

Austin, Mark

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Lagrangian study of the Panama Bight and surrounding regions Alexis Chaigneau,1,2  

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Lagrangian study of the Panama Bight and surrounding regions Alexis Chaigneau,1,2 Rodrigo Abarca; published 13 September 2006. [1] Near-surface circulation of the Panama Bight and surrounding regions [0­9°N Counter Current (NECC), (2) the near-circular Panama Bight Cyclonic Gyre (PBCG), and (3) the westward

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Emergence of the Isthmus of Panama: Paleoceanographic implications in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.  

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Emergence of the Isthmus of Panama: Paleoceanographic implications in the Atlantic and Pacific, Miami, Florida. Abstract The formation and closure of the Isthmus of Panama during the Late Cenozoic has of the Isthmus of Panama; all of these have a common denominator that invokes the southern collision

Sukop, Mike

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Seasonal dynamics of sea surface salinity off Panama: The far Eastern Pacific Fresh Pool  

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Seasonal dynamics of sea surface salinity off Panama: The far Eastern Pacific Fresh Pool Gaël Alory is confined between Panama's west coast and 85 W in December and extends westward to 95 W in April. Strong SSS at the surface, along with hydrographic profiles. The fresh pool appears off Panama due to the strong summer

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The Implications of Panama Canal Expansion to U.S. Ports and Coastal  

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The Implications of Panama Canal Expansion to U.S. Ports and Coastal Navigation Economic Analysis December 2008 #12;The proposed expansion of the Panama Canal will have significant impacts on shipping summarizes the experiences in the field along with the challenges given the Panama Canal Expansion project

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Geomorphic Evaluation of Radar Imagery of Southeastern Panama and Northwestern Colombia  

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directly from radar imagery . • • • • . • • • . • • . • • Radar chips from the four major landform regions in Darien Province I Panama: plains, low hills I high hills, and mountains. • • • . • . • • . • . . . Comparison of radar imagery and topographic...-Derived Terrain Slope (a) Data for Darien Province I Panama - Plains. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • 132 Cumulative Frequency Curves of Radar-Derived Terrain Slope (a) Data for Darien Province I Panama - Low Hills. • . . • • • . . • • . . • • • . 133...

Lewis, Anthony J.

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Tuna, Dolphins, and Purse Seine Fishing in the Eastern Tropical Pacific: The Controversy Continues  

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Mex- ico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Vanuatu, and Venezuela.Venezuela, Vanuatu, Colombia, Panama, Belize, Costa Rica,agreement known as the Panama Declaration, 97 under which

O'Connell, Denis A.

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Feasibility analysis of a Global Logistics Hub in Panama  

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The objective of this essay is to identify the more relevant criteria for a Global Logistic Hub (GLH) development in Panama, which main obstacle is the multi-criteria evaluation and decision environment it is immersed in. The Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) was chosen because of its capacity to deal with such complex decision environment. After identification of Panamas logistic potential, the next step was surveying the development criteria within a widely group of specialists and applying the AHP technical aspects. The results reveal global strategic position, Vorland development and proximity to import/export areas as the more relevant criteria to assure a GLH development.

Thiago Barros Brito; Rui Carlos Botter

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dominican Republic-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) |  

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Dominican Republic-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Dominican Republic-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Jump to: navigation, search Name Dominican Republic-The Mitigation Action Implementation Network (MAIN) Agency/Company /Organization Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) Partner ICI, Environment Canada, BP, World Bank Institute, Thailand, Ministry of Energy Thailand, Ministry of Industry Thailand, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Thailand, Pollution Control Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Philippines, Climate Change Commission Philippines, Department of Environment and Natural Resources Vietnam, Ministry of Planning and Investment Vietnam, Sub-Institute of Hydrometeorology and Environment of South Vietnam, Ministry of Industry and Trade Vietnam, Ministry of Finance Indonesia, Ministry of Public Works Indonesia, Ministry of Transport Indonesia, Dept. of Clean & Efficient Energy Technology Implementation Indonesia, National Council on Climate Change Malaysia, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Malaysia, Dept. of Economic Planning Malaysia, Ministry of Green Technology, Energy and Water Malaysia, Land Public Transport Commission India, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission Pakistan, Dept. of Planning & Development Pakistan, Ministry of Finance Pakistan, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan, Ministry of Water and Power Germany, Federal Environment Ministry Argentina, Ministry of Energy Argentina, Ministry of Industry Chile, Ministry of Environment Chile, Ministry of Energy Chile, Ministry of Transport Chile, Ministry of Finance Colombia, Ministry of Environment Colombia, Ministry of Transport Colombia, Department of National Planning Colombia, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Climate Change Direction Costa Rica, Ministry of Agriculture Costa Rica, Ministry of Housing Costa Rica, Ministry of Energy Dominican Republic, National Climate Change Commission Dominican Republic, National Energy Commission Dominican Republic, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Dominican Republic, Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development Dominican Republic, Technical Office for Land Transport (OTTT) Panama Canal Authority Panama Maritime Authority Peru, Ministry of Environment Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Peru, Ministry of Transport and Communications Peru, Ministry of Energy and Mines Uruguay, Ministry of the Environment Uruguay, National Transport Directorate Uruguay, Ministry of Industry, Energy and Minerals Uruguay, Ministry of Agriculture Canada, Ministry of the Environment Norway, Ministry of the Environment Sweden, Department of the Environment UK, Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC), Danish Government

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C. L. Staines. 2012. Catalog of the hispines of the world (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae). Tribe Spilophorini. http://entomology.si.edu/Collections_Coleoptera-Hispines.html  

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). Distribution. Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Suriname. Food plants. Chamaedorea wendlandiana Hemsl., Oenocarpus

Mathis, Wayne N.

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Observations onCebus capucinus in Southwestern Panama  

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Observations onCebus capucinus in 10 forests in Chiriqui, Panama, are reported. Troop size ranged from...Cebus. The troop’s daily path length was approximately 1.6 to 2.5 km and their home range was between 32 an...

John D. Baldwin; Janice I. Baldwin

1977-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Trans-oceanic pipeline: reaffirms Panama's strategic position  

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The Trans-Panama Pipeline, which began in July 1980 and was finished October 1, 1982, will transport Alaskan crude from Puerto Armuelles, in the Pacific Ocean, to Chiriqui Grande, in the Atlantic. Built at a total cost of $400 million, the facility will speed deliveries of North Slope crude to refining centers in Houston, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and New Jersey; it is expected to move about 800,000 barrels/day by January 1983. With construction of a pump station near Chiriqui Grande, the pipeline could easily be altered for reverse-flow capability. This issue of Energy Detente reviews the use of the new pipeline, as it cuts crude oil transportation time and cost and provides an alternative to the Panama Canal. The issue also updates the fuel price/tax series for the countries of the Western Hemisphere.

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Nicaragua-Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model  

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Nicaragua-Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Nicaragua-Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Jump to: navigation, search Name Nicaragua-Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Agency/Company /Organization World Watch Institute Sector Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy Topics Background analysis, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.worldwatch.org/node Country Nicaragua Central America References Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model[1] Overview "This project will design a unified low-carbon development strategy for Central America through the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency maps, followed by technical, economic, and social feasibility studies for

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Incorporation of plastics and other recyclables into building materials in Nicaragua  

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For three communities in Nicaragua: Bluefields, Little Corn Island, and Corn Island, incentives are needed to motivate residents to not burn their trash and recyclables. There are various methods that could encourage ...

Ohlmacher, Christopher J

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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"We Are Even Poorer, But There Is More Work" An Ethnographic Analysis of Ecotourism in Nicaragua  

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This research examines ecotourism outcomes in the context of large-scale tourism development in Nicaragua and focuses on Morgan's Rock Hacienda and Ecolodge. Since ecotourism involves the imposition of Western constructs of nature, biodiversity...

Hunt, Carter A.

2010-01-14T23:59:59.000Z

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Expanded Safety and Immunogenicity of a Bivalent, Oral, Attenuated Cholera Vaccine, CVD 103-HgR Plus CVD 111, in United States Military Personnel Stationed in Panama  

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...States Military Personnel Stationed in Panama J. R. McGhee David...Southern Command, 4 Panama; Center for Vaccine Development, University...partially-immune American soldiers stationed in Panama received one of the following five formulations...

David N. Taylor; José L. Sanchez; José M. Castro; Carlos Lebron; Carlos M. Parrado; David E. Johnson; Carol O. Tacket; Genevieve A. Losonsky; Steven S. Wasserman; Myron M. Levine; Stanley J. Cryz

1999-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Prudence in Panama: George H.W. Bush, Noriega, and economic aid, May 1989-May 1990  

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Shelf of the House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. 10 Ibid. 11 this announcement the United States government had focused on Noriega?s association with the trafficking of illegal narcotics. The President-elect knew by January 1989... that most narcotics dealings in Panama, according to a National Security Council paper on illegal narcotics production and trafficking, involved ?money laundering . . . because strict secrecy laws protect Panama?s regional, dollar-denominated banking...

Blanton, Troy Franklin

2007-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama Canal Expansion Illustrates Need for Multimodal Near-Source Air Quality Assessment  

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Panama Canal Expansion Illustrates Need for Multimodal Near-Source Air Quality Assessment ... Expansion of the Panama Canal, with the third set of locks expected to be complete in 2015, is anticipated to catalyze change in the United States multimodal freight transportation sector. ... While past studies have evaluated the air impacts of individual sources, understanding the Panama Canal expansion effect requires consideration of multiple interacting sources and locations in parallel (Figure 1). ...

Gayle S. W. Hagler; Timothy M. Barzyk; Sue Kimbrough; Vlad Isakov; Paul Gagliano; Michelle S. Bergin; David D’Onofrio; Richard W. Baldauf; Chad R. Bailey

2013-08-27T23:59:59.000Z

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Computer simulation and capacity evaluation of Panama Canal alternatives  

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The Operating Characteristics and Capacity Evaluation (OCCE) Study was one of the components of a group of studies of future alternatives to the Panama Canal, sponsored by a study commission formed by the governments of Panama, the US and Japan. The basic tool in the conduct of the study was the Waterway Analysis Model (WAM), developed originally by the US Army Corps of Engineers for use on the US inland waterway system and adapted under OCCE for study of Panama Canal alternatives. The study synthesized the many alternative plans for the Canal proposed historically into four basic groups: High-Rise Lock Canal, Low-Rise Lock Canal, Sea-Level Canal and Status Quo Canal. For economy, the sea-level cases were based on, essentially, a single-lane canal, in conjunction with the status quo canal. Hydraulic and navigation studies indicted that to achieve safe navigation, tide gates or locks would be required to control currents that would otherwise be generated by the differences in tides between the two oceans. The alternatives studied in detail are illustrated in the body of the paper.

Rosselli, A.T. [TAMS Consultants, Inc., New York, NY (United States); Bronzini, M.S. [Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States). Center for Transportation Analysis; Weekly, D.A. [Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington, WV (United States). Navigation Planning Center

1994-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

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EXAMINING A SOCIAL COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF THE PANAMA CANAL EXPANSION PROJECT.  

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??Upon completing the construction of the Panama Canal in 1914, vessels sailing between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans were provided an alternative to navigating the… (more)

du Plessix, Justin Christopher

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparing the Effectiveness of Hantavirus Outreach in Northwestern New Mexico, Panama, and Chile.  

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??This research compared the effectiveness of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome prevention outreach in northwestern New Mexico, the Los Santos region of Panama, and Region Araucania IX… (more)

McConnell, Marjorie

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Panama Canal Expansion Project Transit Maritime Mega Project Development, Reactions, and Alternatives from Affected People.  

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??The confrontation between residents of Panamanian rural communities with the Panama Canal Authority and, indirectly, with the International Maritime Trade is the raison de entre… (more)

Rosales, Martin Renzo

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Small States, Hegemony and the Security Dilemma: Panama's Quest for Autonomy in the 21st Century.  

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??This study focused on how Panama as a small state defended and enhanced its national security within the sphere of influence of a hegemonic state.… (more)

Pons, Juan M.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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"Becoming More and More Panamanian": Contemporary Constructions of West Indian Identity in Urban Panama.  

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??The rapid political, social, and economic changes in urban Panama during the last half century have differently affected Panamanians of West Indian heritage that grew… (more)

Curtis, Ariana Alyce

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Of Gog and Naboth : the Christian response to the Panama Canal Treaties of 1977.  

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??The debate over ratification of the Panama Canal Treaties in 1977 illuminated many fissures among American Christians. Theological conservatives such as evangelicals and fundamentalists, fearing… (more)

Hinkson, James Robert

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A Peculiar New Helina Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Muscidae) from Mexico and Panama  

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Helina sinaloensis n. sp....(Diptera: Muscidae) is described and illustrated from Mexico and Panama. The new species shows a unique combination...

M S Couri

2012-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Connection of the Panama fracture zone with the Galapagos rift zone, eastern tropical Pacific  

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Magnetic data recently collected in the eastern tropical Pacific confirm that the Galapagos rift zone is connected to the Panama fracture zone by a short north-south...

Paul J. Grim

1970-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Estimating Relative Abundance of White-tailed and Red Brocket Deer on the Western Slope of the Panama Canal Based on Photo Analysis.  

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??In 2004, the government of Panama created Ecoparque Panama with the aim of conserving unique habitat and curbing urbanization on the western slope of the… (more)

Ashmore, Joshua Ross

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Account of Levellings Carried across the Isthmus of Panama, to Ascertain the Relative Height of the Pacific Ocean at Panama, and of the Atlantic at the Mouth of the River Charges; Accompanied by Geographical and Topographical Notices of the Isthmus.  

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1815-1830 research-article Account of Levellings Carried across the Isthmus of Panama, to Ascertain the Relative Height of the Pacific Ocean at Panama, and of the Atlantic at the Mouth of the River Charges; Accompanied by Geographical...

1815-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Comparison of IKONOS and QuickBird images for mapping mangrove species on the Caribbean coast of Panama  

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of Panama Le Wanga,*, Wayne P. Sousab , Peng Gongc , Gregory S. Bigingc a Department of Geography, Texas on the Caribbean coast of Panama. The two images cover the same area and were acquired under equivalent conditions

Wang, Le

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ISSN0249-0803ISRNINRIA/RT--0439--FR+ENG Project-Teams PANAMA and  

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ISSN0249-0803ISRNINRIA/RT--0439--FR+ENG TECHNICAL REPORT N° 0439 July 2013 Project-Teams PANAMA , Frédéric Bimbot § Project-Teams PANAMA and TEXMEX Technical Report n° 0439 -- version 2¶ -- initial version

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ISSN0249-6399ISRNINRIA/RR--434--FR+ENG Project-Team PANAMA  

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ISSN0249-6399ISRNINRIA/RR--434--FR+ENG RESEARCH REPORT N° 434 March 2013 Project-Team PANAMA Genre Vincent Project-Team PANAMA Research Report n° 434 -- March 2013 -- 26 pages Abstract: In this work we

Paris-Sud XI, Université de

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Skeletal P/Ca tracks upwelling in Gulf of Panama coral: Evidence for a new seawater phosphate proxy  

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Skeletal P/Ca tracks upwelling in Gulf of Panama´ coral: Evidence for a new seawater phosphate of Panama´. Skeletal P/Ca varies seasonally by 2­3 fold, reflecting the timing and magnitude of dissolved in Gulf of Panama´ coral: Evidence for a new seawater phosphate proxy, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L05604

Grottoli, Andréa G.

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Variability in upwelling along the Pacific shelf of Panama and implications for the distribution of nutrients and chlorophyll  

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Variability in upwelling along the Pacific shelf of Panama and implications for the distribution, APO, AA 34002-0948, USA b Departamento de Biologi´a Marina y Limnologi´a, Universidad de Panama´, Estafeta Universitaria, Panama´ c Scripps Institute of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA 92093-00244, USA Received

Bermingham, Eldredge

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The Isthmus of Panama: a major physical barrier to gene flow in a highly mobile pantropical seabird  

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The Isthmus of Panama: a major physical barrier to gene flow in a highly mobile pantropical seabird The emergence of the Isthmus of Panama approximately 3 million years ago (Coates & Obando, 1996) isolated; Schreiber et al., 2002), recent phylogeographic studies indicate that the Isthmus of Panama is also

Anderson, David J.

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Caribbean and Pacific moisture sources on the Isthmus of Panama revealed from stalagmite and surface water d18  

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Caribbean and Pacific moisture sources on the Isthmus of Panama revealed from stalagmite values from Panama and Costa Rica. The d18 O values decrease with distance from the Caribbean Sea ocean-atmosphere phenomena on ITCZ rainfall over the Isthmus of Panama. Citation: Lachniet, M. S., W. P

Asmerom, Yemane

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Diagnosing the uncertainty and detectability of emission reductions for REDD + under current capabilities: an example for Panama  

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capabilities: an example for Panama This article has been downloaded from IOPscience. Please scroll down to see for Panama Johanne Pelletier1,4 , Navin Ramankutty2 and Catherine Potvin1,3 1 Department of Biology, Apartado 2072, Balboa, Panama E-mail: johannepelletier@gmail.com Received 20 December 2010 Accepted

Potvin, Catherine

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Invited Testimony on the Report from the Panama Canal Stakeholder Working Group 1 Texas Senate Transportation Committee  

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Invited Testimony on the Report from the Panama Canal Stakeholder Working Group 1 Texas Senate Transportation Committee Public Hearing December 18, 2012 Invited Testimony Report from the Panama Canal terminals in Texas generated $277 billion in economic value to the state in 2011. The Panama Canal

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Early Miocene chondrichthyans from the Culebra Formation, Panama: A window into marine vertebrate faunas before closure the Central American Seaway  

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Early Miocene chondrichthyans from the Culebra Formation, Panama: A window into marine vertebrate a , Monica Shippritt f a Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Box 2072, Balboa, Panama b Florida Museum, Panama a r t i c l e i n f o Article history: Received 29 July 2012 Accepted 21 November 2012 Keywords

Bermingham, Eldredge

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The timing of the rise of the Isthmus of Panama: Inferences from qualitative and quantitative Sreepat Jain  

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The timing of the rise of the Isthmus of Panama: Inferences from qualitative and quantitative data Miocene to the early Pliocene, the Panama seaway was an interoceanic exchange route. For the middle straits were closed. Thus, the closure of the Panama Seaway severed the exchange between the Equatorial

Sukop, Mike

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A 1500-year El Nin~o//Southern Oscillation and rainfall history for the Isthmus of Panama from speleothem calcite  

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A 1500-year El Nin~o//Southern Oscillation and rainfall history for the Isthmus of Panama from (180 B.C. to 1310 A.D.) from the Isthmus of Panama. We present evidence for a weakened monsoon during Anomaly, Intertropical Convergence Zone, Panama Citation: Lachniet, M. S., S. J. Burns, D. R. Piperno, Y

Lachniet, Matthew S.

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Evaluating the role of contracting and expanding rainforest in initiating cycles of speciation across the Isthmus of Panama  

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...cycles of speciation across the Isthmus of Panama Brian Tilston Smith 1 2 * Amei Amei 3...species diversity|neotropics|Isthmus of Panama|refuge model| 1. Introduction The...dispersal events across the Isthmus of Panama during alternating periods of suitable...

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Calcite dissolution: an in situ study in the Panama Basin  

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The results of an in situ study of calcite dissolution in the Panama Basin indicate that the rate of dissolution in the water column increases suddenly below a water depth of about 2800 meters. This coincides with the depth at which the calcium carbonate content of surface sediments begins to decrease rapidly or the sedimentary lysocline. Since this level of increased dissolution both in the water column and on the sea floor does not appear to be related to the transition from supersaturation to undersaturation with respect to carbonate, there may be a kinetic origin for the lysocline in this region.

Thunell, R.C. (Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia); Keir, R.S.; Honjo, S.

1981-05-08T23:59:59.000Z

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Phylogenetic signal in plant pathogen–host range  

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manuscript; and the Republic of Panama for conserving theirde las Plantas Vasculares de Panama (Quebecor World Bogota,Balboa, Anco n, Republic of Panama ; and § Arnold Arboretum

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama City 2003 Broadband Shallow?water Acoustic Coherence Experiments  

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In June 2003 a series of acoustic propagation experiments were conducted off the coast of Panama City Florida. The experiments were designed to measure and provide an understand of signal phase and amplitude fluctuations and signal spatial and temporal coherence over several large horizontal and vertical arrays. The propagation measurements were conducted in a water depth of 8.8m and at ranges of 70 m and 150 m. The acoustic measurements cover frequencies from 1 to 140 kHz. The propagation measurements were supported by data obtained by wave rider buoys CTD’s thermister chains and current meters. Bottom penetration data was also obtained using a buried hydrophone array. The experiments will be outlined and the data sets described.

Steve Stanic; Edgar Kennedy; Dexter Malley; Bob Brown; Roger Meredith; Robert Fisher; Howard Chandler; Richard Ray; Ralph Goodman

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Carbon sequestration potential of tropical pasture compared with afforestation in Panama  

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Carbon sequestration potential of tropical pasture compared with afforestation in Panama S E B) to estimate the carbon sequestration potential of tropical pasture compared with afforestation; and (3 show the potential for considerable carbon sequestration of tropical afforestation and highlight

Potvin, Catherine

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An assessment of metal contamination in mangrove sediments and leaves from Punta Mala Bay, Pacific Panama  

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Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. Keywords: Coastal pollution; Sediment; Heavy metals; Mangrove; Laguncularia racemosa; Panama 1. Introduction Elevated concentrations of heavy metals have been re- corded allows metal mobilisation and bioavailability (Clark et al., 1998). Concentrations of heavy metals

Bermingham, Eldredge

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A New Species of Rhytisma Causes Tar Spot on Comarostaphylis arbutoides (Ericaceae) in Panama  

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A fungus causing tar spots on leaves of Comarostaphylis arbutoides (Ericaceae) in Panama is described as a new species, Rhytisma panamense. The fungus forms gregarious black stromata on pale yellow spots on the a...

Cheng-Lin Hou; Tanja Trampe; Meike Piepenbring

2010-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Biogeographic History and the High Beta-Diversity of Rainforest Trees in Panama  

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In a recent study examining the degree to which tree species composition differs among rainforest sites (i.e., ?-diversity), Condit et al. (2002) found that plots in the Panama Canal Watershed separated by 50 km ...

Christopher W. Dick; Richard Condit; Eldridge Bermingham

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Estimation of Landslide Importance in Hillslope Erosion Within the Panama Canal Watershed  

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This paper presents an approach for assessing the regional importance of landslides based on conventional daily-discharge and daily-sediment data from sub-basins within the Panama Canal Watershed. In many wet mou...

Robert F. Stallard; David A. Kinner

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Puccinia (Pucciniales, Basidiomycota) and new records of rust fungi from Panama  

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A new species of Puccinia with diorchidioid teliospores is described from Urochloa decumbens (Poaceae) in Panama. It differs from the other known species...Puccinia...with diorchidioid teliospores by uredinia wit...

O. Perdomo-Sánchez; M. Piepenbring

2008-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Development of Panama as a logistics hub and the impact on Latin America  

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The Panamanian government is executing an aggressive economic growth initiative to transform the country into a regional logistics hub, like Singapore or Dubai. Two elements of the initiative are expansion of the Panama ...

Muñoz, Daniel, M. Eng. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Did an Open Panama Isthmus Correspond to an Invasion of Pacific Water into the Atlantic?  

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Recent general circulation simulations suggest that, prior to the closure of the Panama Isthmus (the narrow strip of land connecting North and South America), low-salinity Pacific Ocean water invaded the Atlantic Ocean via the gap between North ...

Doron Nof; Stephen Van Gorder

2003-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Coralline algal rhodoliths form extensive benthic communities in the Gulf of Chiriqui, Pacific Panama  

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Large areas of rhodolith beds (free-living, crustose, calcareous, Rhodophyta nodules) have been documented worldwide (Foster 2001...), but are not well-known for Pacific Panama. We observed vast maërl expanses of...

M. M. Littler; D. S. Littler

2008-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Indoor atmospheric corrosion of conventional weathering steels in the tropical atmosphere of Panama  

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One year indoor atmospheric corrosion examinations have been carried out on two conventional weathering steels for a year, at two test sites, Tocumen and Sherman Breakwater in Panama. They are environmentally cla...

Juan A. Jaén; Josefina Iglesias; Olga Adames

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Water relations of five tropical tree species on Barro Colorado Island, Panama  

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Diurnal curves of xylem pressure potential (P) and leaf conductance (C) were measured for five tree species of the lowland tropical forest on Barro Colorado Island, Panama. Measurements were taken just before and...

Ned Fetcher

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Figure 1. Nicaragua at night. The circled area is the Bluefields region.  

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. Instead, they advocate a focus on rural electrification for this region3 . blueEnergy blueEnergy%3 . The electrification rate in rural areas of Nicaragua, where 45% of the population lives, is a meager 25% 2 (Figure 1 are connected to an electric grid, rural areas outside of these cities are not. Due to geographic barriers

Kammen, Daniel M.

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A semi-analytical model of barotropic and baroclinic flows for an open Panama Gateway  

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A semi-analytical model of the Panama throughflow is presented. The model expresses the throughflow transport as a function of deep water formation in the North Pacific and in the North Atlantic, and of the Panama Gateway depth. The model is derived from the integral of the momentum equation along a circumpolar path, and can be interpreted from the point of view of the vorticity balance. The important conditions are whether the deep water, whose location is considered to be above the bottom water formed around Antarctica, originates from the North Atlantic or from the North Pacific, and whether the Panama Gateway is shallower than the lower boundary of the deep water. The present model indicates that the barotropic transport through the Panama Gateway is eastward, except for the case where the deep water is formed in the North Pacific and the sill of the Panama Gateway is shallow. The baroclinic structure of the Panama throughflow depends on whether the deep water is formed in the North Pacific or in the North Atlantic. These qualitative implications of the model are consistent with recent numerical studies and proxy-based paleoceanographic studies. Numerical experiments performed in the present study reinforce confidence in the semi-analytical model.

Hiroshi Sumata; Shoshiro Minobe; Tatsuo Motoi; Wing-Le Chan

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rural electrification, climate change, and local economies: Facilitating communication in development policy and practice on Nicaragua's Atlantic Coast  

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reducing risk: renewable energy policies for Nicaragua  ( policies Energy Supply  Reduction of fossil fuel subsidies  Taxes or carbon charges on fossil fuels   Feed?in tariffs for renewable 

Casillas, Christian E.

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The sweet burnt smell of history : a self-reflexive analysis on the conception of the 8th Panama Biennial.  

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??This text is witness to the research process leading to the theme and concept of the 8th Panama Biennial. Entitled The Sweet Burnt Smell of… (more)

Arriola Ranc, Magali

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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International labour migration and reproduction of inequalities: The Latinoamerican Case  

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Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela.of them (Argentina, Uruguay and Suriname). levels, lack of

Julca, Alex

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Ecotourism in Bocas del Toro, Panama: The Perceived Effects of Macro-Scale Laws and Programs on the Socio-Economic and Environmental Development of Micro-Scale Ecotourism Operations.  

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??Since the turnover of the Panama Canal from the U.S. to Panama, the Panamanian government has made increasing tourism to the country a high priority… (more)

Bedi, Carissa Eileen

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Surface Water Geochemistry and Chemical Weathering Across Panama  

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A geochemical study of rivers and streams was undertaken across Panama during 2005-09, from the Lago Bayano area in the east to the Costa Rican border in the west. Low overall dissolved solute contents (TDS = 145±160 mg/L) suggest a short residence time for infiltrating precipitation in the weathering zone. Watershed lithology exerts the main control on riverine chemistry, with streams on marine sedimentary rocks having higher dissolved solids loads than those on igneous rocks, with the latter exhibiting the highest silica contents and increasing trends of total cations with increasing dissolved silica. This feature and the large degree of compositional overlap between large rivers and small tributary streams implies that chemical weathering of silicate materials in the soil zone is the predominant process determining the geochemistry of streams and rivers in this tropical environment. Silicate weathering rates (Casil+Mgsil+Na+K) range over more than an order in magnitude from 2.5 to 28.4 tons/km2/y, whilst \\{H4SiO4\\} yields range from 7.1 to 65 tons/km2/y. Basin-wide CO2 consumption yields by silicate weathering, calculated from total cation content (corrected for sea salt contribution), basin area and discharge, are high on a global basis.

Russell S. Harmon; W. Berry Lyons; Christopher B. Gardner; Steven T. Goldsmith; David T. Long; Helena Mitasova; Susan Welch; Kathy Welch

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Methane emission by bubbling from Gatun Lake, Panama  

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We studied methane emission by bubbling from Gatun Lake, Panama, at water depths of less than 1 m to about 10 m. Gas bubbles were collected in floating traps deployed during 12- to 60-hour observation periods. Comparison of floating traps and floating chambers showed that about 98% of methane emission occurred by bubbling and only 2% occurred by diffusion. Average methane concentration of bubbles at our sites varied from 67% to 77%. Methane emission by bubbling occurred episodically, with greatest rates primarily between the hours of 0800 and 1400 LT. Events appear to be triggered by wind. The flux of methane associated with bubbling was strongly anticorrelated with water depth. Seasonal changes in water depth caused seasonal variation of methane emission. Bubble methane fluxes through the lake surface into the atmosphere measured during 24-hour intervals were least (10-200 mg m{sup -2} d{sup -1}) at deeper sites (>7 m) and greatest (300-2000 mg m{sup -2} d{sup -1}) at shallow sites (<2 m). 37 refs., 11 figs., 5 tabs.

Keller, M. [National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO (United States)] [National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO (United States); Stallard, R.F. [Geological Survey, Denver, CO (United States)] [Geological Survey, Denver, CO (United States)

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Benefits Department 320 Panama Street, Bambi Modular Stanford, CA 94305-4160 650.736.2985 http://benefits.stanford.edu  

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Benefits Department 320 Panama Street, Bambi Modular Stanford, CA 94305-4160 650.736.2985 http. In the lobby of the Human Resources /Stanford Benefits office in the Bambi Modular (320 Panama Street). If you

Wechsler, Risa H.

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Account of Levellings Carried across the Isthmus of Panama, to Ascertain the Relative Height of the Pacific Ocean at Panama and of the Atlantic at the Mouth of the River Chagres; Accompanied by Geographical and Topographical Notices of the Isthmus  

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1 January 1830 research-article Account of Levellings Carried across the Isthmus of Panama, to Ascertain the Relative Height of the Pacific Ocean at Panama and of the Atlantic at the Mouth of the River Chagres; Accompanied by Geographical and...

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Integrated: Geospatial Toolkit GIS data for Nicaragua from NREL | OpenEI  

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Nicaragua from NREL Nicaragua from NREL Dataset Summary Description (Abstract): Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data intended for use in the Geospatial toolkit or with any GIS software. (Purpose): The Solar and Wind Energy Resource Assessment (SWERA) Geospatial Toolkit (GsT) is a map-based software application that can be used for decision making and policy analysis in addition to planning for future energy projects. The SWERA application utilizes Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to develop common scenarios to evaluate potential locations for solar or wind energy plants. (Supplemental Information): The zip file contains the available geospatial toolkit data and metadata. Each country's data package depends on the data provided by the SWERA partners. ---------------------------------------------------------

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American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Panama: a historical review of entomological studies on anthropophilic Lutzomyia sand fly species  

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Our review paper provides a synopsis of taxonomic and bionomic (e.g., the ecology plus behavior) information on anthropophilic Lutzomyia sand fly species from Panama, and we believe that it will help to predict and control future epidemics of American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in the country. Image: The transmission cycle and epidemiological patterns of American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Panama.

Larissa C Dutari; Jose R Loaiza

2014-05-11T23:59:59.000Z

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An extraordinary opportunity to cruise one of the "7 Wonders of the Modern World " --the Panama Canal with one of Lifelong Learning Society's most popular lecturers  

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" -- the Panama Canal with one of Lifelong Learning Society's most popular lecturers Dr. Ralph Nurnberger Dr that turned over the Canal Zone to Panama. Onboard Oceania Regatta December 21, 2014 to January 6, 2015 from, Cartagena, Nassau, and transiting the Panama Canal Lectures presented by Dr. Ralph Nurnberger with special

Fernandez, Eduardo

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Interested in learning more about the medical school admissions process while donating to a great cause? The UCI SOM Panama Team needs your help!  

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cause? The UCI SOM Panama Team needs your help! UCI School of Medicine Presents: Pre-Medical Mentoring Session! About Us: We are a group of UCI medical students traveling to rural Panama this summer, stethoscopes, and blood pressure cuffs to improve the health of people in rural Panama. The Event

Rose, Michael R.

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Age and origin of earliest adakitic-like magmatism in Panama: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the Panamanian magmatic arc system  

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Age and origin of earliest adakitic-like magmatism in Panama: Implications for the tectonic Institute, Apartado Postal 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancon, Panama c Corporación Geológica Ares, Calle 44a #53 October 2011 Accepted 27 February 2012 Available online 22 March 2012 Keywords: Panama Panamanian magmatic

Bermingham, Eldredge

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Changuinola peat deposit of northwest Panama. Deposito de turba de Changuinola en el noroeste de Panama; Volumen 1, Resumen ejecutivo  

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Results are given for a series of studies designed to access the economic potential of a newly discovered peat deposit located near Changuinola in northwestern Panama. We have focused on using the peat to fuel an electrical power plant for this town, which currently uses high-cost imported oil to generate its electrical power. Analyses of the chemical and physical properties of over 250 samples reveal that the deposit is large (greater than 82 km{sup 2} and averaging 8 m thick), high in purity (greater than 96% organic and less than 0.2% sulfur), and high in heating value (averaging 10,000 Btu/lb dry). In all parameters measured, this peat matches or exceeds in quality peats already fueling power plants in other parts of the world. A preliminary economic assessment reveals that the costs of producing electrical energy in a power plant using Changuinola peat could be competitive with the costs of using either coal or oil. This conclusion was found to be valid regardless of which combination of mining techniques and boiler type was utilized. Furthermore, internal rates of return on investment of between 12.8% and 21% were obtained using a computer code supplied by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). These rates exceed the minimum (12%) this bank requires in order to consider such projects for loans. Based on these results, we would strongly recommend that additional funding be sought to conduct prefeasibility studies for building a peat-fired power plant for the town of Changuinola.

Cohen, A.D.; Thayer, G.R.; Ramirez, A.

1990-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Mother- to - Child Transmission of HIV and congenital syphilis: A snapshot of an Epidemic in the Republic of Panama.  

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??ABSTRACT Background: Worldwide HIV is going through a feminization and rejuvenation as more women are living with HIV/AIDS, increasing the risk of vertical transmission. Despite… (more)

Jenkins, Lorna Elizabeth

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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South America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico  

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Summaries of oil and gas drillings, well completions, production, exploratory wells, exploration activity and wildcat drilling were given for South America, Central America, the Caribbean, and Mexico. The countries, islands, etc. included Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward and Windward Islands, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, Surinam, Trinidad and Venezuela. 16 figures, 120 tables. (DP)

Deal, C.

1981-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Neotectonics of the Panama region. II. Deformation of the southern Colobian Basin  

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The southern Colombian Basin is currently undergoing deformation as a result of convergence between Panama and the Caribbean plate. The structural expression of this convergence north of Panama is the Panama Deformed Belt (PDB), a marginal wedge of highly deformed sediments. The authors interpretation of UTIG multichannel data suggest that deformation of the PDB initiated during the Miocene and that the deformation front is migrating northward with respect to the Caribbean plate. Earthquake activity along the PDB is concentrated toward the east where the Mono Rise is underthrusting the PDB. The hypo-central distribution of these events indicate the presence of a seismic zone which has shallow dip to the southwest. Multichannel data also indicate that the style of deformation within the PDB changes from east to west. The authors propose that the observed variations in seismicity and deformation of the PDB are dependent on two factors: 1. The difference in Panama-Caribbean plate convergence along the PDB and 2. The fluctuation in oceanic crustal thickness of the Colombian Basin.

Adamek, S.H.

1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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U.S. military action in Panama: justifying OPERATION JUST CAUSE  

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The project of this thesis is a moral evaluation of OPERATION JUST CAUSE, the United States' use of military force in Panama in 1989. I begin by arguing that just war theory, both in its classic and contemporary forms, needs to be revised...

Reich, Theodore Herman

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Forest Carbon Partnership Facility | Open Energy Information  

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Forest Carbon Partnership Facility Forest Carbon Partnership Facility Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Forest Carbon Partnership Facility Name Forest Carbon Partnership Facility Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Sector Land Focus Area Forestry Topics Co-benefits assessment, Finance Resource Type Lessons learned/best practices, Training materials Website http://www.forestcarbonpartner Country Argentina, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of Congo, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Kenya, Laos, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Mexico, Moldova, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Republic of the Congo, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Vanuatu, Vietnam

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Insect Conservation and Diversity (2008) 1, 5566 2008 The Authors  

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Institute, Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama, 2 Department of Biology-03092, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama. E-mail: bassety@si.edu #12;56 Yves Basset et al. © 2008

Mathis, Wayne N.

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Journal ofApplied F O RUM 4116? 174 Conservation and biological monitoring of tropical forests  

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, Panama City, Republic of Panama; '\\Institute of Entomology, Czech Academy of Sciences and Biological Institute, Apartado 2072, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama(fax + 507 2128148;e

Mathis, Wayne N.

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The Momotombo Geothermal Field, Nicaragua: Exploration and development case history study  

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This case history discusses the exploration methods used at the Momotombo Geothermal Field in western Nicaragua, and evaluates their contributions to the development of the geothermal field models. Subsequent reservoir engineering has not been synthesized or evaluated. A geothermal exploration program was started in Nicaragua in 1966 to discover and delineate potential geothermal reservoirs in western Nicaragua. Exploration began at the Momotombo field in 1970 using geological, geochemical, and geophysical methods. A regional study of thermal manifestations was undertaken and the area on the southern flank of Volcan Momotombo was chosen for more detailed investigation. Subsequent exploration by various consultants produced a number of geotechnical reports on the geology, geophysics, and geochemistry of the field as well as describing production well drilling. Geological investigations at Momotombo included photogeology, field mapping, binocular microscope examination of cuttings, and drillhole correlations. Among the geophysical techniques used to investigate the field sub-structure were: Schlumberger and electromagnetic soundings, dipole mapping and audio-magnetotelluric surveys, gravity and magnetic measurements, frequency domain soundings, self-potential surveys, and subsurface temperature determinations. The geochemical program analyzed the thermal fluids of the surface and in the wells. This report presents the description and results of exploration methods used during the investigative stages of the Momotombo Geothermal Field. A conceptual model of the geothermal field was drawn from the information available at each exploration phase. The exploration methods have been evaluated with respect to their contributions to the understanding of the field and their utilization in planning further development. Our principal finding is that data developed at each stage were not sufficiently integrated to guide further work at the field, causing inefficient use of resources.

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1982-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Panama: a historical review of entomological studies on anthropophilic Lutzomyia sand fly species  

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We review existing information on the epidemiology of American Cutaneous Leishmaniasis (ACL) in Panama, with emphasis on the bionomics of anthropophilic...Lutzomyia sand fly species. Evidence from Panamanian stud...

Larissa C Dutari; Jose R Loaiza

2014-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A new species of Ptiloglossa from Mexico, with new records of Ptiloglossa cyaniventris from Panama and Costa Rica (Hymenoptera: Colletidae)  

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A new bee species of the genus Ptiloglossa Smith (Colletidae: Diphaglossinae: Caupolicanini) is described and figured from Jalisco, Mexico, while new records are provided for Ptiloglossa cyaniventris Friese from Panama and a single locality in Costa...

Ayala, Ricardo; Engel, Michael S.

2014-06-30T23:59:59.000Z

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Journal of Applied Ecology 2004  

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, Apartado 2072, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama; Institute of Entomology, Czech Academy Basset, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute,Apartado2072,Balboa,Ancon,PanamaCity

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DNA barcoding applied to ex situ tropical amphibian conservation programme reveals cryptic diversity in captive  

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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado 0843­03092, Panama, Republic of Panama, 2 Circulo Herpetologico de Panama, Apartado 0824­00122, Panama, Republic of Panama, 3 Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas Anton, Cocle, Republic of Panama, 5 Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Crawford, Andrew J.

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Prevalence of trypanosome infections in dogs from Chagas disease endemic regions in Panama, Central America  

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The prevalence of canine trypanosomosis was investigated in two Chagas disease endemic rural communities located in the central region of Panama. Serologic tests for Trypanosoma cruzi infection revealed a prevalence of 11.1%. Hemocultures coupled with PCR analysis demonstrated a Trypanosoma rangeli infection rate of 5.1%. An overall trypanosome infection index of 16.2% (16/99) was detected in this canine population. One dog had a mixed infection of T. cruzi and T. rangeli. Six of the trypanosome-infected dogs belong to people who were diagnosed of Chagas disease. We conclude that dogs from this rural area of Panama are frequently infected with trypanosomes transmitted by the sylvatic vector, Rhodnius pallescens, and suggest that dogs are important in the peridomestic transmission cycle of trypanosomes as reservoirs and hosts. The epidemiological implications of these findings are discussed.

V. Pineda; A. Saldaña; I. Monfante; A. Santamaría; N.L. Gottdenker; M.J. Yabsley; G. Rapoport; J.E. Calzada

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Second Line of Defense Megaports Initiative Operational Testing and Evaluation Plan Colon Container Terminal (CCT) Panama  

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Report on the Operational Testing and Evaluation to validate and baseline an operable system that meets the Second Line of Defense (SLD) mission requirements. An SLD system is defined as the detection technology and associated equipment, the system operators from the host country, the standard operating procedures (SOPs), and other elements such as training and maintenance which support long-term system sustainment. To this end, the activities conducted during the OT&E phase must demonstrate that the Megaports System can be operated effectively in real-time by Panama Direccion General de Aduanas (DGA Panama Customs) personnel to the standards of the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA).

Newhouse, Robert N.

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Late Cretaceous-Cenozoic Basin framework and petroleum potential of Panama and Costa Rica  

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Despite its location between major petroleum provinces in northwestern South America and northern Central America, there is a widespread negative perception of the petroleum potential of Panama and Costa Rica in southern Central America. Several factors may contribute to this perception: (1) the on and offshore geology of many areas has only be studied in a reconnaissance fashion; (2) sandstone reservoirs and source rocks are likely to be of poor quality because Upper Cretaceous-Cenozoic sandstones are eroded from island arc or oceanic basement rocks and because oil-prone source rocks are likely to be scarce in near-arc basins; and (3) structural traps are likely to be small and fragmented because of complex late Cenozoic thrust and strike-slip tectonics. On the other hand, onshore oil and gas seeps, shows and small production in wildcat wells, and source rocks with TOC values up to 26% suggest the possibility of future discoveries. In this talk, we present the results of a regional study using 3100 km of offshore seismic lines kindly provided by industry. Age and stratigraphic control of offshore lines is constrained by limited well data and detailed field studies of basin outcrops in coastal areas. We describe the major structures, stratigraphy, and tectonic history of the following areas: Gulf of Panama and Gulf of Chiriqui of Panama and the Pacific and Caribbean margins of Costa Rica.

Mann, P. (Univ. of Texas, Austin (United States)); Kolarsky, R. (Texaco USA, New Orleans, LA (United States))

1993-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Causes of habitat loss in a Neotropical landscape: The Panama Canal corridor  

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We studied drivers of habitat conversion in the Panama Canal region, where rich biodiversity in tropical rainforests currently coexists with two major growing cities and a plethora of economic opportunities. We examined existing administrative units (counties) with known biophysical (e.g., rainfall, topography) and socio-economic (e.g., population density, road density) characteristics. To identify associations between those characteristics and likelihood of habitat conversion to agriculture or urbanization, we used canonical correlation analysis. Two axes accounted for most of the variation among administrative units: one for urbanization and the other for agriculture. Rainfall and topography were negatively associated with urbanization, whereas population wealth was positively associated with land conversion to urban. Agriculture was most strongly associated with elevation variability and topographic complexity. To a lesser extent, agriculture was associated with rural population density, mean annual human population growth and poverty level. We hypothesize that most future habitat loss in the Panama Canal region will be from urbanization as Panama City expands and populations grow along the highway system. Decision-makers will need to emphasize preservation of forests on the edge of developments, where risk of loss is highest. These forested lands tend to become more expensive as urbanization approaches, putting them at greater risk of being converted. Nevertheless, they are still important for protection of the Canal watershed and the high levels of biodiversity in watershed forests. Land planners and decision-makers should consider the influence of socio-economic and biophysical factors when selecting forests to protect for conservation.

Ghislain Rompré; W. Douglas Robinson; André Desrochers

2008-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Economics of selected energy applications of peat in Panama and Costa Rica  

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Studies were performed to determine the economic competitiveness of peat in Costa Rica and Panama. The cases examined were (1) electrical production in Panama, and (2) industrial boilers and cement plants in Costa Rica. Based on estimates of peat mining costs and the end-use costs we calculated for each application, the price of coal and oil at which the levelized life cycle cost of energy using peat was the same as that when coal or oil was used. We found that a peat-fueled power plant in Panama would be economic if the price of fuel oil was above $0.10 per liter and the cost of coal was above $40.00 per metric ton delivered. In Costa Rica, peat was competitive with fuel oil for large boilers (34,000 kg of steam per hour) when the cost of oil was above $0.10 per liter. For smaller boilers (5,000 kg of steam per hour) peat was cheaper than fuel oil when oil was above $0.08 per liter. Peat would be competitive in a cement plant when fuel oil prices were above $0.075 per liter. 5 figs.

Thayer, G.R.; Ramirez E., O.; Ramirez, A.

1989-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The effects of physical, biological and anthropogenic noise on the occurrence of dolphins in the Pacific region of the Panama Canal .  

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??The main aim of this thesis was to investigate the occurrence of dolphins in Pacific waters adjacent to the Panama Canal in the context of… (more)

Campbell Castillo, Inez

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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FSU6C2R-5.077 International Foreign Programs (1) Purpose. Florida State University International Programs ["International Programs"] offers  

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Centers. They are located in Florence, Italy; London, England; Panama City, Republic of Panama) The campus that operates in the Republic of Panama is a financially self-supporting entity. All fees collected in the Republic of Panama are retained in the Republic of Panama for the operational and capital

Weston, Ken

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Gateway:América Latina | Open Energy Information  

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Latina Latina Jump to: navigation, search Banner vertical.jpg Energías Renovables Energia_solar Solar Eolica Eólica Geotermica Geotérmica Hidráulica Hidráulica Biomasa Biomasa Marina Marina Centros Latinoamericanos Desarrollo de Proyectos Marco Regulatorio Países Latinoamericanos Argentina Argentina Bolivia Bolivia Brazil Brazil Chile Chile Colombia Colombia Costa Rica Costa Rica Cuba Cuba Ecuador Ecuador El Salvador El Salvador Guatemala Guatemala Haiti Haiti Honduras Honduras Mexico Mexico Nicaragua Nicaragua Panama Panama Paraguay Paraguay Peru Peru Republica Dominicana Dominican Republic Uruguay Uruguay Venezuela Venezuela Otros sitios de interés Reegle, el motor de búsqueda de energías renovables y eficiencia energética Power Technologies Energy Data Book Asociación Latinoaméricana de Energía Eólica

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Preliminary evaluation of thermal and nonthermal waters at selected sites in Panama, Central America. Evaluacion preliminar de aguas termales y no termales de sitios seleccionados en Panama, Centroamerica  

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Thirty-one thermal and nonthermal water samples were collected in Panama by the Instituto de Recursos Hidraulicos y Electrificacion and analyzed by the Earth and Space Sciences Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory to evaluate the geothermal potential of four different areas. Chemical and isotopic analyses were performed on each sample. Because samples from several areas were submitted, the chemistry of the samples is varied, with total dissolved solids of thermal fluids ranging from 900 to nearly 10,000 mg/{ell}. All water samples studied are meteoric in origin, and none of the thermal waters exhibit an {sup 18}O enrichment, which is characteristic of high-temperature isotopic, exchange between water and rock. At all four areas, calculated geothermometer temperatures within a reservoir of less than 160{degrees}C. 4 refs., 4 figs., 6 tabs.

Shevenell, L.

1989-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Changuinola peat deposit of northwest Panama. Deposito de turba de Changuinola en el noroeste de Panama; Volumen 2: Evaluacion del recurso  

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Results are given for a series of studies designed to assess the economic potential of a newly discovered peat deposit located near Changuinola in northwestern Panama. We have focused on using the peat to fuel an electrical power plant for this town, which currently uses high-cost imported oil to generate its electrical power. Analyses of the chemical and physical properties of over 250 samples reveal that the deposit is large (more than 82 km{sup 2} and averaging 8 m thick), high in purity (greater than 96% organic and less than 0.2% sulfur), and high in heating value (averaging 10,000 Btu/lb dry). For all parameters measured, this peat matches or exceeds in quality peats already fueling power plants in other parts of the world. 22 refs., 31 figs., 8 tabs.

Cohen, A.D.; Raymond, R. Jr.; Ramirez, A.; Morales, Z.; Ponce, F.

1990-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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147Rev. Biol.Trop. (Int. J.Trop. Biol. ISSN-0034-7744)Vol. 53 (Suppl. 3): 147-170, December 2005 Echinoids of the Pacific Waters of Panama  

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Echinoids of the Pacific Waters of Panama: Status of knowledge and new records H.A. Lessios Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Panama; Fax: 507-212-8790; Lessiosh are available in the Bay of Panama and in the Gulf of Chiriqui, how to recognize them, and what has been

Bermingham, Eldredge

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Hydrologic, diel and lunar factors affecting fishes on artificial reefs off Panama City, Florida  

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temperature had the greatest influence on fish pop- ulations present on reefs offshore Panama City, Florida. Number of taxa (lnS) and individuals (lnN) of countable reef fishes and abundance of many common taxa increased with increasing temperature... models at reefs $5-88, but not at reefs g1 and $2. The Shannon-Wiener index (H"), lnS and lnN were positively corre- lated with increasing moon phase. Conversely, number of taxs. (MWS) and individuals (MWS) of fishes present in midwater censuses were...

Sanders, Richard Morgan

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama City 2003 Acoustic Coherence Experiments: Low Frequency Bottom Penetration Fluctuation Measurements in a Multipath Environment  

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This paper is part of a series of papers describing acoustic coherence and fluctuations measurements made by the Naval Research Laboratory in the Gulf of Mexico near Panama City Beach FL during June 2003. This paper presents low frequency (1–10 kHz) buried hydrophone measurements and preliminary results for two source?receiver ranges with grazing angles less than two degrees (realtive to the direct?path to the seafloor at the receiver location). Results focus on fluctuations after acoustic penetration into the sediment. These fluctuations are correlated with environmental influences.

Roger W. Meredith; E. Ted Kennedy; Robert A. Fisher; Robert Brown; Steve Stanic

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Peat deposits in Panama: Their potential for use in energy applications  

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A major peak bog has been discovered in the Changuinola area of Panama. The bog averages 8-m deep, is thought to be 82 km/sup 2/, in area and the peat has an ash content of about 4%. It is estimated that this size peat bog could support a 30-MW power plant for 360 years. Preliminary cost estimates for using the peat in an electrical power plant give an estimated cost of electricity of 0.09$US/kWh if wet mining is used and 0.079$US/kWh if milled peat is used. 2 refs., 4 figs.

Ramirez, A.; Thayer, G.; Cohen, A.D.; Allen, A.

1986-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NRF Republic of South Africa  

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1 NRF Republic of South Africa GDRI Project Groupement de Recherche International International Africa called SACCLAP (Seasonal and Annual trends of Air quality at the South Africa scale and its impact Research Consortium Atmospheric Research in Southern Africa and Indian Ocean (ARSAIO) September 2008 #12

Dintrans, Boris

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New Cytotoxic Naphthopyrane Derivatives from Adenaria floribunda Ahmed A. Hussein,, Icela Barberena, Todd L. Capson, Thomas A. Kursar,, Phyllis D. Coley,,  

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, Universidad de Panama´, Apartado 10767, Estafeta Universitaria, Panama, Republic of Panama, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Box 2072, Panama, Republic of Panama, and Department of Biology, University (ICBG) project of Panama uses an ecological approach, focused on young leaves, to discover novel, active

Coley, Phyllis

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Forest protection and tenure status: The key role of indigenous peoples and protected areas in Panama  

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Abstract Using recent land cover maps, we used matching techniques to analyze forest cover and assess effectiveness in avoiding deforestation in three main land tenure regimes in Panama, namely protected areas, indigenous territories and non-protected areas. We found that the tenure status of protected areas and indigenous territories (including comarcas and claimed lands) explains a higher rate of success in avoided deforestation than other land tenure categories, when controlling for covariate variables such us distance to roads, distance to towns, slope, and elevation. In 2008 protected areas and indigenous territories had the highest percentage of forest cover and together they hosted 77% of Panama's total mature forest area. Our study shows the promises of matching techniques as a potential tool for demonstrating and quantifying conservation efforts. We therefore propose that matching could be integrated to methodological approaches allowing compensating forests’ protectors. Because conserving forest carbon stocks in forested areas of developing countries is an essential component of REDD+ and its future success, the discussion of our results is relevant to countries or jurisdictions with high forest cover and low deforestation rates.

Gerardo Vergara-Asenjo; Catherine Potvin

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Panama coal to methanol project. Phase I. Feasibility Study. Technical progress report  

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This Technical Progress Report contains the results of the investigations performed for the Panama Coal to Methanol Project: Technical efforts associated with the gasification technology evaluation; evaluation of other related process technologies; results of the venture analyses, including the efforts made for structuring the project; results of the ongoing financial analyses and cost projections, including potential and use applications of methanol in Japan primarily for combustion turbine-combined cycle steam/electric utilization. At this time, and for the next few years, the Panama-based methanol fuel is more expensive than oil. However, when measured in terms of KWH production cost in Japan, the use of methanol fuel in combustion turbine, combined-cycle operations appears to create less expensive electric power than that produced from conventional coal direct fired operations using imported coal. This cost advantage arises from significantly lower capital costs and enhanced performance efficiencies associated with combined cycle power generators as contrasted with conventional coal plants equipped with scrubbers. Environmental and social land-use benefits are also much greater for the methanol fuel plant. The cost of electricity from a methanol-fueled combined cycle plant is also expected to compare favorably in Japan with electrical costs from a future liquefied natural gas fired plant.

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1983-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Rock-derived Micronutrient Transport in the Tropics: Molybdenum Cycling in Deeply-weathered Panama Soils  

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Abstract The rock-derived micronutrient Molybdenum (Mo) is important in both terrestrial and ocean ecosystems as an essential cofactor in nitrogenase, the enzyme used by microorganisms to fix atmospheric nitrogen. As global nitrogen fixation rates respond to increasing atmospheric pCO2, the weathering, transport, and availability of this micronutrient becomes essential, because Mo limitation on nitrogen fixation has been documented in diverse ecosystems, including tropical soils in Panama. Therefore, a thorough understanding of the carbon and nitrogen cycles may depend more on the availability of trace metals such as Mo than previously realized, but the weathering and cycling of these elements as they pass across ecosystem boundaries remains poorly understood. This work explores the sources and sinks of Mo in small (36-176 ha) single land cover catchments in tropical Panama. Water samples were collected from precipitation, canopy throughfall, soil water, groundwater, soil seeps, and first- order through higher-order streams. Though Mo is considered a “rock-derived” micronutrient, concentrations were higher in precipitation and shallow soil water than in the groundwater and stream waters in contact with underlying rocks and weathered saprolite. Event-based mass balance suggests that Mo is being retained within the catchment ecosystem. The source of Mo in tropical forests may have important implications as the amount of nitrogen fixation changes during tropical forest recovery from a previous land use.

Christopher B. Gardner; W. Berry Lyons; Guy Litt; Fred L. Ogden

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Frequency analysis of the 7–8 December 2010 extreme precipitation in the Panama Canal Watershed  

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Summary The 7–8 December 2010 rainfall event in Panama produced record rainfall and streamflow that are about twice as much as for the previously observed large event in record. In this study we ask whether before the occurrence of this rainfall event, a return period estimate using the historical record and the commonly used statistical asymptotic distributions of extreme values could have indicated that such an event is probable. We examined the daily and 24-h mean areal rainfall over the entire Panama Canal Watershed with the Generalized Extreme Value, Gumbel, and Generalized Pareto distributions using the maximum likelihood approach for the parameter and uncertainty bounds estimation. We found that the solutions that maximized the log likelihood for these three distributions yield return period estimates that are larger than 2000 years. These return periods imply that the 2010 rainfall event was practically unforeseen. It is only the careful implementation of these distributions with full uncertainty analysis to define confidence intervals that yields estimates of return periods with substantial probabilities for such an event to occur. The GEV was found to be the most adequate distribution for this analysis, and the commonly-used Gumbel distribution, although indicated a good fit to the annual maxima series, attributed an extremely low probability for the occurrence of this event.

Eylon Shamir; Konstantine P. Georgakakos; Michael J. Murphy Jr.

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Novel Cassane and Cleistanthane Diterpenes from Myrospermum frutescens: Absolute Stereochemistry of the Cassane Diterpene Series  

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-10835, University of Panama, Panama City, Republic of Panama, Institute for Advance Scientific Investigation and Technology Services, National Secretariat of Science and Technology, Clayton, Anco´n, Republic of Panama, Balboa, Anco´n Republic of Panama, and College of Pharmacy, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

Coley, Phyllis

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FOSTERING MULTI-LATERAL COOPERATION BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENTS OF DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, COLOMBIA, AND THE UNITED STATES TO ENHANCE THE PROTECTION OF HIGH-ACTIVITY RADIOACTIVE SOURCES  

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The Global Threat Reduction Initiative (GTRI) reduces and protects vulnerable nuclear and radiological material located at civilian sites worldwide from sabotage, theft or diversion. The GTRI has worked successfully with foreign countries to remove and protect nuclear and radioactive materials including high-activity sources used in medical, commercial, and research applications. There are many barriers to successful bilateral cooperation that must be overcome including language, preconceived perceptions, long distances, and different views on the threat and protection requirements. Successful cooperation is often based on relationships and building trusting relationships takes time. In the case of Dominican Republic, the GTRI first received contact in 2008 from the Government of Dominican Republic. They requested cooperation that was similar to the tri-partite cooperation between Colombia, Mexico and the United States. Throughout the region it was widely known that the GTRI’s cooperation with the Government of Colombia was a resounding success resulting in the securing of forty sites; the consolidation of numerous disused/orphan sources at a secure national storage facility; and, the development of a comprehensive approach to security including, inter alia, training and sustainability. The Government of Colombia also showcased this comprehensive approach to thirteen Central American and Caribbean countries at a GTRI regional security conference held in Panama in October 2004. In 2007, Colombia was an integral component of GTRI multi-lateral cooperation initiation in Mexico. As a result, twenty two of Mexico’s largest radioactive sites have been upgraded in the past eighteen months. These two endeavors served as catalysts for cooperation opportunities in the Dominican Republic. Representatives from the Colombian government were aware of GTRI’s interest in initiating cooperation with the Government of Dominican Republic and to facilitate this cooperation, they traveled to the Dominican Republic and provided briefings and presentations which demonstrated its successful cooperation with the GTRI. Shortly after that visit, the Government of Dominican Republic agreed to move forward and requested that the cooperative efforts in Dominican Republic be performed in a tripartite manner, leveraging the skills, experience, and resources of the Colombians, and the financial and technical support of the United States. As a result, two of Dominican Republic’s largest radioactive sites had security upgrades in place within 90 days of the cooperation visit in December 2008.

Butler, Nicholas; McCaw, Erica E.; Wright, Kyle A.; Medina, Maximo

2009-10-06T23:59:59.000Z

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The role of bank credit for cattle raising in financing tropical deforestation: An economic case study from Panama  

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Panama's rapid deforestation for cattle pasture is causing serious environmental problems, as well as negative economic and social consequences. Bank credit encourages deforestation by making cattle pasture expansion more affordable, more profitable, or less risky. Two governmental banks in Panama supply most of the institutional credit provided to small- and medium-scale ranchers, through loans from the Inter-American Development Bank and World Bank. Panama's large-scale ranchers obtain credit mostly from private commercial banks at subsidized interest rates. This study estimates that at least 7-10 percent of Panama's annual deforestation is due to governmental bank cattle credit. Cattle credit is more important in the loss of remaining forest fragments in long-settled areas than in forest-to-pasture conversion in frontier areas. However, because of the high environmental value of these forest remnants, their credit-induced loss is a serious public policy problem. Other incentives for cattle pasture expansion include beef markets, securing land claims, land price speculation, tax advantages, and the prestige value of cattle ranching. With care, the findings from this study can be generalized to many other tropical Latin American countries. Options available for minimizing deforestation include prohibiting or reducing institutional credit to cattle ranchers, restricting cattle credit to areas where little or no potential exists for additional deforestation, and eliminating interest rate subsidies on cattle credit. Such credit policy reforms would also improve economic efficiency and income distribution. other policy variables also influence Panama's deforestation rate: road construction and improvement, establishment and enforcement of protected areas, land titling laws and procedures, taxes, commercial forestry policies, beef pricing and export policies, the siting of hydroelectric projects, and policies that promote alternative employment for forest settlers.

Ledec, G.

1992-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Transition from the Farallon Plate subduction to the collision between South and Central America: Geological evolution of the Panama Isthmus  

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Abstract This paper presents new geological constraints on the collision of southern Central America with South America, and the resulting deformational episodes that have affected the Panama Isthmus since the Late Cretaceous. The Panama Isthmus is located in southwestern Central America, and it represents the zone of contact between the two land masses: Central America and South America. This collision event is still active today. It has resulted in regional uplift since the Late Miocene/Pliocene and is responsible for the Great American Biotic Interchange between South and North America. Depending on the methods of investigation used, and due to the lack of data available, the time when this collision began is still widely debated and poorly constrained. To better constrain this age, we have studied the rock formations and the tectonic deformations in central and eastern Panama that have occurred since the Late Cretaceous. This study presents new rock ages, field-work documentation and analyses, and seismic-line interpretations, and it is complemented by spatial images for the eastern Panama area. During the Middle Eocene, a number of changes suddenly appeared in the geological records that were synchronous with the break-up of southern Central America into two smaller blocks: Chorotega and Chocó. Our main results identify the prevalence of an extensional tectonic regime from the Middle Eocene to the Middle Miocene that caused the formation of horst and graben structures with thick sedimentary basin fills, and a synchronous clockwise block rotation. Here, we propose that these geologic events are associated with the initiation of the oblique collision of southern Central America with South America. The first contact of the southeastern extremity of Central America occurred around 40 Ma to 38 Ma, and then propagated northwestwards. We describe here this long-term collision episode in relation to the history of the Panama Isthmus.

Flore Barat; Bernard Mercier de Lépinay; Marc Sosson; Carla Müller; Peter O. Baumgartner; Claudia Baumgartner-Mora

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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United States-Republic of Korea (ROK) International Nuclear Energy Research Initiative (INERI) Annual Steering Committee Meeting United States-Republic of Korea (ROK) International...

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Prueba 3 | Open Energy Information  

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Amazonas, Brazil Puenta Arenas, Chile El Hoyo Monte Galan, Nicaragua Bocas del Toro, Panama Ceara, Brazil Chaco, Argentina Global Wind Resources Map Ascension Island La Paz,...

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New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Palestinian Territories Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Reunion...

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El Salvador Guatemala... Rica Dom Rep El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Mexico Nicaragua Panama 50% El nmero total de pobres Source: Sadoulet, Elisabeth - Department of...

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Isotopic paleoceanography of the Caribbean and east Pacific: role of Panama uplift in late Neogene time  

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Comparisons of carbon isotopic data on benthic foraminifera from Deep Sea Drilling Project sites 502 (western Caribbean) and 503 (eastern Pacific) indicate that the difference between the Atlantic and the Pacific in the per mil enrichment in carbon-13 of total dissolved carbon dioxide increased about 6 million years ago and again 3 million years ago, when the difference reached the modern level (1 per mil). Comparisons of planktonic foraminiferal oxygen isotopic data for the Caribbean and the Pacific suggest that the salinity of Caribbean surface waters began increasing 4 million years ago, possibly in response to shoaling of the Panama isthmus. These results suggest that modern circulation patterns in the Caribbean and eastern Pacific developed by 3 million years ago in concert with changing tectonic, climatic, and biogeographic patterns.

Keigwin, L.

1982-07-23T23:59:59.000Z

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Late Tertiary/Quaternary volcanics of southern Costa Rica and northern Panama  

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The recent tectonic evolution of the Isthmus of Panama is marked by a complexity imparted by a subduction zone - magmatic arc, a transform plate boundary, and the attempted subduction of an aseismic ridge. In northern Panama andesites form the morphologically young Chiriqui stratovolcano, while in southern Costa Rica they are found interbedded with thick lahars. Two groups of andesites occur in the region. One is low in Si and K (Group I); the other high in Si and K (Group II). The Panamanian andesites belong to both the groups, while Costa Rican andesites are restricted to Group II. Group I andesites are glassy, plagioclase-phyric (An45 rims), and contain abundant augite (Wo46En46Fs8) and magnetite. Rare, resorbed olivine (Fo82) and amphibole are occasionally observed. The Group II andesites have similar mineralogy but also contain abundant pargasitic hornblende and minor orthopyroxene or pigeonite. Xenoliths are common in the Group II andesites of Chiriqui Volcano. Two types of xenoliths are recognized. Cumulate-textured, hornblende gabbro xenoliths vary from nearly pure plagioclase to nearly pure amphibole. These gabbroic xenoliths contain plagioclase (An90 cores to An53 rims), augite, and pargasitic hornblende often displaying the same reaction products as found in the andesites. These xenoliths are interpreted as cognate. These andesites are all characterized by high alkalis and alkali earths; Group II have over 1500 ppm Ba and 1000 ppm Sr. They are apparently produced by partial melting of a highly metasomatised mantle followed by high-pressure fractionation dominated by hornblende.

Roy, A.; Byerly, G.R.

1985-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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First-order catchment mass balance during the wet season in the Panama Canal Watershed  

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Summary Tropical hydrology is poorly understood for a number of reasons. Intense biological activity in the tropics introduces complexities to the hydrologic process. Bioturbation, rapid rates of decay, and intensive insect activity all tend to promote rapid flow paths in the upper soil. Aggressive weathering leads to clays depleted of light cations and deep soil profiles. Processes in the seasonal tropics are further complicated by seasonal transitions, and very large changes in catchment storage between seasons. Beginning in 2005, we installed a suite of hydrologic sensors in a 16.7 ha first-order catchment in the Panama Canal Watershed to observe hydrologic variables and identify the dominant streamflow generation processes. The site is located near the village of Gamboa, which is located on the east bank of the Panama Canal at the confluence of Lake Gatun and the Chagres River. The study catchment is located on the north side of a ridge off the eastern flank of a 230 m tall hill known as Cerro Pelado, and is covered by 70–120 year old re-growth triple-canopy forest. Measurements included: rainfall above the canopy, throughfall, stemflow, evapotranspiration, shallow groundwater levels and streamflow. Deep groundwater storage was not measured. This paper describes measurements made, data collected, and the worth of those data in estimating the mass balance closure of a first-order catchment during the wet season. We compare measurements of the different components of the water cycle with observations from other published studies from the tropics. Data analysis results indicate water balance closure errors of approximately 8%.

Justin M. Niedzialek; Fred L. Ogden

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES University of Massachusetts Lowell  

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Macedonia-TFYR Palau Suriname Algeria Chad Guinea Madagascar Panama Syrian Arab Republic Angola China Guinea

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Malaria resurgence: a systematic review and assessment of its causes  

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for the; 2002. 134. PAHO: Suriname. Cartagena, Colombia: The1996 [131] Costa Rica Belize Suriname Ecuador Panama PacificNi Nicaragua P Peru Suriname P Panama Mexico Haiti Guyana

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L'émigration des Guadeloupéens et des Martiniquais au Panama et la contribution de leur descendance à l'essor de la Nation de 1880 à 2008.  

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??Nous traiterons successivement des circonstances de l'émergence du Panama depuis la période précolombienne, les premières expéditions espagnoles à la recherche d'un détroit vers les Indes,… (more)

Gaël-Moutou, Marie-Françoise

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Analysis of HIV-1 pol sequences from Panama: Identification of phylogenetic clusters within subtype B and detection of antiretroviral drug resistance mutations  

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We report the first study to examine phylogenetic relationships and drug resistance mutations in HIV-1 pol sequences from Panama. For this study, we used plasma RNA samples from 135 HIV-1-infected subjects from Panama, of which 82 (61%) had AIDS and 53 (39%) were asymptomatic drug-naïve individuals. Phylogenetic analyses revealed that 133 (98%) subjects were infected with subtype B viruses and 2 AIDS patients harboured recombinant viruses, CRF02_AG/A3 and CRF12_BF/B, respectively. Using a Bayesian phylogeny inference method, 5 strongly supported clusters of ?5 sequences, designated B-PA1 to B-PA5, were identified within subtype B, together comprising 87 (65.4%) subtype B viruses. Cluster B-PA1 (n = 42) was significantly associated with East Panama and clusters B-PA2 (n = 15) and B-PA4 (n = 10) were associated with West Panama. A Bayesian coalescent analysis indicated that the most recent common ancestors of the four largest clusters were dated in the 1980s and that of the fifth in the early 1990s. The analysis of antiretroviral drug resistance-associated mutations revealed that 8 (9.7%) AIDS patients, all of them antiretroviral drug-experienced, harboured mutations conferring high or intermediate resistance levels to antiretroviral drugs. No drug resistance mutations were detected among the asymptomatic drug-naïve individuals. In conclusion, the phylogenetic analysis of HIV-1 pol sequences from Panama reveals that a majority of subtype B viruses, which are predominant in Panama, branch within well supported intrasubtype phylogenetic clusters, most of them originating in the 1980s, and some with geographical associations, which may reflect either multiple HIV-1 subtype B introductions or the existence of local transmission networks originating in the early epidemic in Panama.

Sara Ahumada-Ruiz; Dario Flores-Figueroa; Iván Toala-González; Michael M. Thomson

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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NPHB_A_321752 NPHB.cls November 5, 2008 19:53 Pharmaceutical Biology  

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, Apdo. 0824, University of Panama, Panama City, Republic of Panama; 2 Institute for Advance Scientific of Panama; 3 Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, University established in the Republic of Panama, we are carrying out a study of extracts from endophytic fungi isolated

Arnold, A. Elizabeth

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Antiprotozoal Activity Against Plasmodium falciparum and Trypanosoma cruzi of Xanthones Isolated  

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of Panama, Panama City, Republic of Panama; 2 Instituto de Investigaciones Cienti´ficas Avanzadas y, Republica de Panamaa; 3 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Ancoon, Republic of Panama; 4 of the ongoing International Cooperative Biodiver- sity Group (ICBG) program based in Panama (Coley et al., 2003

Coley, Phyllis

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It is widely recognized that developing countries in the tropics that harbor a large fraction of the world's bio-  

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are with the the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Republic of Panama. Kursar and Coley are also, University of Panama, Panama City, Republic of Panama. Mahabir P. Gupta and Pablo N. Solis are with the Centro de Estudios Farmacognósticos de la Flora Panameña, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Panama

Coley, Phyllis

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Mapping benthic faunal communities in the shallow and deep sediments of Las Perlas Archipelago, Pacific Panama  

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Las Perlas Archipelago (LPA) is located off the Pacific Coast of Panama and was designated as a marine protected area (MPA) in 2007. This baseline study of the shallow and deeper sedimentary habitats of the islands partly informed the MPA designation. Ninety-two grab stations and twenty trawl stations were sampled. Sediment grab sample results were interpolated to produce a map that showed the area to be dominated by mud (1246 km2, 40%) and sand/shell sediments (780 km2, 25%). A total of 201 taxa were recorded and over 5800 individual specimens were processed, revealing that the sediments hold varying community compositions, with annelids being the dominant group (73%) followed by crustaceans (14%). Relationships were evident between community, feeding guilds, and sediment types, which give an indication of communities that can be expected in similar sediments in other areas of the Tropical Eastern Pacific. A study of this scale and level of detail is rare for this biogeographic region and provides a valuable, comprehensive appreciation of the LPA’s benthos.

James M. Mair; Sarah L. Cunningham; Jeffrey A. Sibaja-Cordero; Hector M. Guzman; Maria Fernanda Arroyo; Daisi Merino; Rita Vargas

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Linking imaging spectroscopy and LiDAR with floristic composition and forest structure in Panama  

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Abstract Landsat and Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) imagery have recently been used to identify broad-scale floristic units in Neotropical rain forests, corresponding to geological formations and their edaphic properties. Little is known about the structural and functional variation between these floristic units, however, and Landsat and SRTM data lack the spectral and spatial resolution needed to provide this information. Imaging spectroscopy and LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) have been used to measure canopy structure and function in a variety of ecosystems, but the ability of these technologies to measure differences between compositionally-distinct but otherwise uniform tropical forest types remains unknown. We combined 16 tree inventories from central Panama with imaging spectroscopy and LiDAR elevation data from the Carnegie Airborne Observatory to test our ability to identify patterns in plant species composition, and to measure the spectral and structural differences between adjacent closed-canopy tropical forest types. We found that variations in spectroscopic imagery and LiDAR data were strong predictors of spatial turnover in plant species composition. We also found that these compositional, chemical, and structural patterns corresponded to underlying geological formations and their geomorphological properties. We conclude that imaging spectroscopy and LiDAR data can be used to interpret patterns identified in lower resolution sensors, to provide new information on forest function and structure, and to identify underlying determinants of these patterns.

Mark A. Higgins; Gregory P. Asner; Roberta E. Martin; David E. Knapp; Christopher Anderson; Ty Kennedy-Bowdoin; Roni Saenz; Antonio Aguilar; S. Joseph Wright

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Physical and chemical characteristics and development of the Changuinola peat deposit of northwestern Panama  

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A peat deposit occupying over 80 square kilometers, and averaging 8 meters in thickness, was discovered on the Caribbean coast of northwestern Panama near the town of Changuinola. This deposit occurs inland (behind) the present beach-barrier shoreline. It is thickest in the center and thins toward all edges (as if domed). The surface vegetation in the central regions consists primarily of ombrotrophic plants (especially sedges, grasses, Sphagnum, Sagittaria, and various scattered shrubs). Toward the edges, the deposit has a surface cover of more minerotrophic plants (such as swamp-forest trees, ferns, and palms). Petrographic/botanical analysis of the deposit with depth reveals the presence of five peat types (swamp-forest, sedge-grass-fern, Sagittaria et al., Nymphaea et al., and Rhizophora). Typically peats of the thick, central portions of the deposit are very low in ash and sulfur (less than 2% ash and 0.3% sulfur). Ash contents tend to increase abruptly at the base and more gradually toward the edges of the deposit and sulfur contents increasing gradually toward the ocean and bay. Vertical and lateral variations in botanical, chemical, and physical properties of this deposit can be related to factors that have controlled: (1) the surrounding rocks and water chemistry; (2) the source vegetation; and (3) the environments in which these source ingredients were deposited. 3 refs., 10 figs.

Cohen, A.D.; Raymond, R. Jr.; Thayer, G.; Ramirez, A.

1987-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The Panama Canal and the transoceanic dispersal of marine invertebrates: Evaluation of the introduced amphipod Paracaprella pusilla Mayer, 1890 in the Pacific Ocean  

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Abstract Although the Panama Canal is one of the major corridors for shipping and potential dispersal of marine invaders in the tropics, little is known about the effect that the Canal has had on the distribution of marine biota. In this study, we (a) document the existence of established populations of the Western Atlantic caprellid amphipod Paracaprella pusilla, Mayer, 1890 for the first time at the Pacific entrance to the Canal, (b) review its distribution in the Pacific Ocean, and (c) evaluate possible mechanisms of introduction. The confirmed distribution of P. pusilla in the Pacific Ocean is limited to Australia, Hawaii, and Panama, despite earlier published reports from Chile and China. Laboratory experiments demonstrated intolerance of P. pusilla to freshwater, causing 100% mortality, and suggest invasion of the Pacific coast of Panama occurred through the Canal via ships' ballast water or by secondary spread via ships (ballast water or hull fouling) from another Pacific region.

Macarena Ros; Gail V. Ashton; Mariana B. Lacerda; James T. Carlton; Maite Vázquez-Luis; José M. Guerra-García; Gregory M. Ruiz

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Marine Turtles in the Republic of the Seychelles  

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Marine Turtles in the Republic of the Seychelles Status and Management Report on Project 1809 (1981 Wildlife Fund #12;Marine Turtles in the Republic of the Seychelles Status and Management Report on Project Resources World Wildlife Fund #12;Marine Turtles in the Republic_ of the Seychelles Status and Managemen

Prestwich, Ken

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Dominican Republic: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Dominican Republic: Energy Resources Dominican Republic: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":19,"lon":-70.66667,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Czech Republic: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Total Crude Oil and Products Imports from All Countries  

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Country: All Countries Persian Gulf OPEC Algeria Angola Ecuador Iraq Kuwait Libya Nigeria Qatar Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Venezuela Non OPEC Albania Argentina Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bolivia Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burma Cameroon Canada Chad Chile China Colombia Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Kinshasa) Cook Islands Costa Rica Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Dominican Republic Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Estonia Finland France Gabon Georgia, Republic of Germany Ghana Gibralter Greece Guatemala Guinea Hong Kong Hungary India Indonesia Ireland Israel Italy Ivory Coast Jamaica Japan Kazakhstan Korea, South Kyrgyzstan Latvia Liberia Lithuania Malaysia Malta Mauritania Mexico Midway Islands Morocco Namibia Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Zealand Nicaragua Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Papua New Guinea Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Romania Russia Senegal Singapore Slovakia South Africa Spain Spratly Islands Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Taiwan Thailand Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Ukraine United Kingdom Uruguay Uzbekistan Vietnam Virgin Islands (U.S.) Yemen

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Evaluation of PCR for cutaneous leishmaniasis diagnosis and species identification using filter paper samples in Panama, Central America  

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Cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) is a major vectorborne disease in Panama. In this study, the diagnostic performance and usefulness of two DNA extraction procedures from skin scraping samples collected on FTA filter paper for subsequent PCR diagnosis of CL was evaluated. A positive CL laboratory diagnosis was based on a positive parasitological test (Giemsa-stained smears or in vitro culture) and/or positive PCR test performed from skin scrapings collected in TE buffer (PCR-TE). Of 100 patients with skin lesions suggestive of CL, 82 (82%) were confirmed as CL positive. The sensitivity was calculated for each of the PCR approaches from samples collected on filter paper. The highest sensitivity was achieved by PCR-FTA processed by Chelex 100 (PCR-Chelex) (0.94). PCR-FTA extracted using the FTA purification reagent presented a lower sensitivity (0.60). Good concordance between routine PCR-TE and PCR-Chelex was observed (percent agreement = 0.88, ? index = 0.65). In conclusion, use of FTA filter paper for skin scraping collection combined with PCR is a reliable and convenient method for CL diagnosis in Panama, with comparable performance to the routine PCR method and with improved sensitivity compared with those of conventional parasitological methods.

A. Miranda; A. Saldaña; K. González; H. Paz; G. Santamaría; F. Samudio; J.E. Calzada

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Electrical resistivity in support of geological mapping along the Panama Canal  

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Dredging and widening of the Panama Canal is currently being conducted to allow larger vessels to transit to and from the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Dredging efficiency relies heavily on knowledge of the types and volumes of sediments and rocks beneath the waterway to ensure the right equipment is used for their removal. To aid this process, a waterborne streaming electrical resistivity survey was conducted along the entire length of the canal to provide information on its geology. Within the confines of the canal, a total of 663 line-kilometers of electrical resistivity data were acquired using the dipole–dipole array. The support of the survey data for dredging activities was realized by calibrating and qualitatively correlating the resistivity data with information obtained from nearby logged boreholes and geological maps. The continuity of specific strata was determined in the resistivity sections by evaluating the continuity of similar ranges of resistivity values between boreholes. It was evident that differing geological units and successions can have similar ranges of resistivity values. For example, Quaternary sandy and gravelly alluvial fill from the former river channel of the Chagres River had similar resistivity ranges (generally from 40 to 250 ? m) to those characteristic of late Miocene basalt dikes (from 100 to 400 ? m), but for quite different reasons. Similarly, competent marine-based sedimentary rocks of the Caimito Formation were similar in resistivity values (ranging from 0.7 to 10 ? m) to sandstone conglomerate of the Bohio Formation. Consequently, it would be difficult to use the resistivity data alone to extrapolate more complex geotechnical parameters, such as the hardness or strength of the substrate. A necessary component for such analyses requires detailed objective information regarding the specific context from which the geotechnical parameters were derived. If these data from cored boreholes and detailed geological surveys are taken into account, however, then waterborne streaming resistivity surveying can be a powerful tool. In this case, it provided inexpensive and highly resolved quantitative information on the potential volume of loose suctionable material along the Gamboa Sub-reach, which could enable large cost savings to be made on a major engineering project involving modification of one of the most important navigable waterways in the world.

Dale F. Rucker; Gillian E. Noonan; William J. Greenwood

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative  

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Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Name Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Agency/Company /Organization Coalition for Rainforest Nations Focus Area Economic Development Topics Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Resource Type Guide/manual, Presentation Website http://www.rainforestcoalition Country Dominican Republic UN Region Caribbean

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S june 2007| and Tamaulipas (12% below), Quintana Roo (10%  

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Panama. Late-year rains, associated with the divergent phase of the MJO, were observed on the Pacific- dor, Nicaragua, and northern Costa Rica), and were near normal across Panama. Temperatures that were and Honduras, and western Panama. At the same time, positive anomalies were registered in Costa Rica

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Dominican Republic-OAS Activities | Open Energy Information  

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Republic-OAS Activities Republic-OAS Activities Jump to: navigation, search Name Dominican Republic-OAS Activities Agency/Company /Organization Organization of American States (OAS) Sector Energy Focus Area Biomass Topics Background analysis Website http://www.sepa-americas.net/p Program Start 2009 Program End 2010 Country Dominican Republic UN Region Latin America and the Caribbean References OAS Project Database[1] "A bioenergy development project in the rural community of Mata de Palma, Dominican Republic." References ↑ "OAS Project Database" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Dominican_Republic-OAS_Activities&oldid=374412" Category: Programs What links here Related changes Special pages Printable version Permanent link Browse properties

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Chemical Constituents of the New Endophytic Fungus Mycosphaerella sp. nov. and Their Anti-Parasitic Activity  

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Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Exact Sciences and Technology, University of Panama, Republic of Panama b of Knowledge, Republic of Panama dSchool of Plant Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 USA e) in Panama, resulted in the isolation of cercosporin (1) and a new cercosporin analogue (3) as the major

Coley, Phyllis

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Bioactivity of Fungal Endophytes as a Function of Endophyte Taxonomy and the Taxonomy and  

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Spadafora4 , Phyllis D. Coley1,3 , Thomas A. Kursar1,3 1 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, Republic of Panama, 2 School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States Instituto de Investigaciones Cienti´ficas y Servicios de Alta Tecnologi´a, Panama, Republic of Panama

Coley, Phyllis

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Togolese Republic-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory  

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Togolese Republic-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Togolese Republic-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Togolese Republic-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Name Togolese Republic-Climate Technology Initiative Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) Agency/Company /Organization Climate Technology Initiative (CTI), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) Partner International Centre for Environmental Technology Transfer Sector Energy Focus Area Agriculture, Biomass, - Biofuels, - Landfill Gas, - Waste to Energy, Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Geothermal, Greenhouse Gas, Solar, Transportation, Water Power, Wind

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NNSA helps train first responders in Czech Republic | National...  

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train first responders in Czech Republic | National Nuclear Security Administration Facebook Twitter Youtube Flickr RSS People Mission Managing the Stockpile Preventing...

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Antileishmanial Constituents of the Panamanian Endophytic Fungus Edenia sp.  

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Científicas Avanzadas y Servicios de Alta Tecnología, Clayton, Edificio 175, PO Box 7250, Panama, Panama Chemistry, Faculty of Natural, Exact Sciences and Technology, Apartado 0824-00159, University of Panama, Panama City, Republic of Panama. Abstract Bioassay-directed fractionation of extracts from

Coley, Phyllis

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E-Print Network 3.0 - arab republic journal Sample Search Results  

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--Uf- DO Dominican Republic ----- TP East Timor -Iu-- EC Ecuador (Republic of) bIU-- EG Egypt (Arab... Sweden (Kingdom of) BIUFO CH Switzerland (Swiss Confederation) ----- SY Syria...

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Scholars from northeast Brazil, Costa Rica, southeast Mexico, Nicaragua, Italy, and the United States gathered for a think-tank international week April 18-22, 2011 to examine Latin America's equity-gap challenges using a community engagement  

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Scholars from northeast Brazil, Costa Rica, southeast Mexico, Nicaragua, Italy, and the United. The keynote address--Brazil's Unified Health System May Promote Social Inequality: Paradox or dialectic/northeastern Brazil constitute nadirs of economic and health inequality. The stunting rates among children

Liu, Taosheng

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Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic of  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic of China, India and The Republic of Korea (June 2008) Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic of China, India and The Republic of Korea (June 2008) Energy Ministers of the G8, The People's Republic of China, India and The Republic of Korea met in Aomori, Japan on 8 June 2008 in order to discuss the globally significant issues related to addressing energy security and climate change. Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic of China, India and The Republic of Korea (June 2008) More Documents & Publications Joint Statement by Energy Ministers of G8, The People's Republic of China, India and The Republic of Korea (Energy Efficiency) IEA Response System for Oil Supply Emergencies 2012

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Chimpanzee tool technology in the Goualougo Triangle, Republic of Congo  

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Chimpanzee tool technology in the Goualougo Triangle, Republic of Congo Crickette M. Sanz a, Deutscher Platz 6, 04103 Leipzig, Germany b Wildlife Conservation Society, Congo Program, B.P. 14537, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo c Lester E. Fisher Center for the Study and Conservation of Apes, Lincoln Park

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Democratic Republic of Congo-REDD Programme | Open Energy Information  

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Congo-REDD Programme Congo-REDD Programme Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-REDD Programme Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Development Programme Partner United Nations Environment Programme Sector Land Focus Area Forestry Topics Policies/deployment programs, Background analysis Website http://www.un-redd.org/UNREDDP Country Democratic Republic of Congo Middle Africa References UN-REDD Democratic Republic of Congo[1] "This initial DRC UN-REDD programme aims at putting in place the enabling conditions for a REDD strategy in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It was elaborated through a qualitative dialogue with governmental and non-governmental stakeholders, both national and international." References ↑ "UN-REDD Democratic Republic of Congo"

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Czech Republic HEU Removal | National Nuclear Security Administration  

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Czech Republic HEU Removal | National Nuclear Security Administration Czech Republic HEU Removal | National Nuclear Security Administration Our Mission Managing the Stockpile Preventing Proliferation Powering the Nuclear Navy Emergency Response Recapitalizing Our Infrastructure Continuing Management Reform Countering Nuclear Terrorism About Us Our Programs Our History Who We Are Our Leadership Our Locations Budget Our Operations Media Room Congressional Testimony Fact Sheets Newsletters Press Releases Speeches Events Social Media Video Gallery Photo Gallery NNSA Archive Federal Employment Apply for Our Jobs Our Jobs Working at NNSA Blog Home > content > Four-Year Plan > Czech Republic HEU Removal Czech Republic HEU Removal Location Czech Republic United States 49° 35' 23.3628" N, 15° 4' 23.6712" E See map: Google Maps Printer-friendly version Printer-friendly version

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Dominican Republic-Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture in Latin  

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Dominican Republic-Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture in Latin Dominican Republic-Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Dominican Republic-Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean Name Dominican Republic-Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean Agency/Company /Organization Inter-American Development Bank, The Regional Fund for Agricultural Technology, Government of New Zealand Sector Climate, Land Focus Area Agriculture Topics Background analysis, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning Website http://www.iadb.org/en/news/ne Program Start 2011 Country Dominican Republic Caribbean References IDB, FONTAGRO, Government of New Zealand sign agreement on climate change mitigation and agriculture in Latin America and the Caribbean[1]

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Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama. Interim report. Volume 1: Executive summary  

SciTech Connect

On April 27, 1986, at least 8 million liters of medium-weight crude oil spilled from a ruptured storage tank into the Bahia Las Minas on the Caribbean Coast of Panama. Coral reefs, seagrass communities, and mangroves were affected. The area of the spill was also the location of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Galeta Laboratory where resident and visiting scientists have been studying the ecology of the Bahia Las Minas and the adjacent areas for over 15 years. Because this was a unique opportunity to assess the immediate biological effects following a major spill in the Caribbean region and to monitor the subsequent recovery, the U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service supported a 5-year environmental study. The objectives of the study are to identify any long-term changes in the marine environment that may have resulted from the spill and to understand the ecological processes causing such changes. This is the first report from the study and addresses the effects observed during the first two years of the effort.

Keller, B.D.; Jackson, J.B.C.

1991-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy Engineering Analysis Program for the 193rd Infantry Brigade (Panama). Executive summary, phase III. Final report  

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A 14-month long Energy Engineering Analysis Program (EEAP) has been conducted for the 193d Infantry Brigade. The EEAP identified nine ECIP Projects (Increment A and Increment B), four non-ECIP Projects (Increment G) and fourteen Facility Engineer Energy Conservation Measures (Increment F). Five of the nine ECIP Projects were expedited for submission in June 1983 for funding in FY 86. One of the ECIP Projects is for DODDS. Twenty other Energy Conservation Measures were investigated, but not recommended. A two-volume Final Report was prepared in October 1983 and six copies delivered to the Installation. Two copies went to FORSCOM and other copies to the Corps Panama Area Engineer, District Engineer, Huntsville Division Engineer, South Atlantic Division Engineer and others. Volume I is Narrative and Supporting Data and Volume II is Project Documentation. For the 15 recommended Projects, complete programming documentation has been prepared. If all 13 were implemented, the Brigade`s total energy consumption (electricity plus DFM) would be reduced by 14 percent and the Brigade would save about $3,200,000 a year. Implementation of the Increment F items would save an additional $164,000 yearly. A prioritized list of energy conservation measures appears later in this Executive Summary. It is important to note that many of the recommended energy conservation measures also qualify for PCIP and QRIP funding and should be simultaneously submitted for funding under these programs.

NONE

1983-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama. Interim report. Volume 2: Technical report  

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On April 27, 1986, at least 8 million liters of medium-weight crude oil spilled from a ruptured storage tank into the Bahia Las Minas on the Caribbean Coast of Panama. Coral reefs, seagrass communities, and mangroves were affected. The area of the spill was also the location of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Galeta Laboratory where resident and visiting scientists have been studying the ecology of the Bahia Las Minas and the adjacent areas for over 15 years. Because this was a unique opportunity to assess the immediate biological effects following a major spill in the Caribbean region and to monitor the subsequent recovery, the U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service supported a 5-year environmental study. The objectives of the study are to identify any long-term changes in the marine environment that may have resulted from the spill and to understand the ecological processes causing such changes. This is the first report from the study and addresses the effects observed during the first two years of the effort.

Keller, B.D.; Jackson, J.B.C.

1991-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Sulfur in the Changuinola peat deposit, Panama, as an indicator of the environments of deposition of peat and coal  

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The sulfur (S) content of coal is often used to infer aspects of paleoclimate, trophic state, and proximity to marine influence, of the mire in which it was deposited. In this study, the S content of peat in a large back-barrier mire complex on the Caribbean coast of Panama is related to climatic, biological, and tectonic factors of the depositional environment. The S content is in proportion to the degree of humidification of the peat, and both are independent of the pH of the groundwater. The distribution of forms of organic and inorganic sulfur in the tropical peats are found to be comparable to published values for temperate and subtropical peats, despite differences in vegetation and climate.The distribution of high-sulfur peats in the eastern part of the deposit and low-sulfur peats in the western part, and the SE-NW transgression parallel to the trend of the coastline, reflects the regional structural trend of coseismic subsidence greatest to the southeast.

Phillips, S.; Bustin, R.M. [Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia (Canada). Dept. of Geological Sciences

1996-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Democratic Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions  

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Democratic Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions Democratic Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the Congo Basin Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the Congo Basin Agency/Company /Organization Environment Canada, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) Sector Climate, Energy, Land, Water Focus Area Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Buildings, Economic Development, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Greenhouse Gas, Grid Assessment and Integration, Industry, Land Use, Offsets and Certificates, Transportation Topics Adaptation, Background analysis, Baseline projection, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning, -NAMA, Pathways analysis, Policies/deployment programs

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USAID-Central Asian Republics Climate Activities | Open Energy Information  

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USAID-Central Asian Republics Climate Activities USAID-Central Asian Republics Climate Activities Jump to: navigation, search Name USAID-Central Asian Republics Climate Activities Agency/Company /Organization U.S. Agency for International Development Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Topics Background analysis Website http://www.usaid.gov/our_work/ Country Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan Central Asia, Central Asia, Central Asia, Central Asia, Central Asia References USAID Climate Activities [1] "USAID activities in the Central Asian Republics have assisted countries in developing extensive greenhouse gas mitigation and energy efficiency projects. Primarily through training and technical assistance, USAID continues to support the region in these endeavors and is helping them move

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Republic of Iraq - Ministry of Oil | Open Energy Information  

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Republic of Iraq - Ministry of Oil Republic of Iraq - Ministry of Oil Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Republic of Iraq - Ministry of Oil Country Iraq Name Republic of Iraq - Ministry of Oil Address Oil Complex Building Port Saeed Street City Baghdad Website http://www.oil.gov.iq/ Coordinates 33.3157°, 44.3922° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":33.3157,"lon":44.3922,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce Bilateral  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce Bilateral Nuclear Energy Research and Development Efforts United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce Bilateral Nuclear Energy Research and Development Efforts September 29, 2011 - 1:43pm Addthis PRAGUE, Czech Republic - The U.S. Department of Energy recently joined with the Rež Nuclear Research Institute, the U.S. Embassy in Prague, Texas A&M and the Czech Nuclear Education Network (CENEN) to announce a series of bilateral nuclear research and development programs that will help to advance safe and secure nuclear energy technologies in both countries. These efforts, including workshops and teacher exchanges, will leverage the expertise of research institutions and universities in the United States

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Republic of Macedonia-Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development  

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Republic of Macedonia-Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Republic of Macedonia-Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Strategies (EC-LEDS) Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Macedonia-Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Strategies (EC-LEDS) Agency/Company /Organization United States Agency for International Development, United States Environmental Protection Agency, United States Department of Energy, United States Department of Agriculture, United States Department of State Sector Climate, Energy, Land Topics Low emission development planning, -LEDS Program Start 2010 Program End 2016 Country Republic of Macedonia Southern Europe References EC-LEDS[1] Contents 1 Overview 2 Framework 3 Lessons Learned and Good Practices 4 Framework 5 Lessons Learned and Good Practices 6 Progress and Outcomes

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Preliminary GHG Emissions Inventory for the Slovak Republic  

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This paper presents preliminary results of a greenhouse gas emissions inventory for the Slovak Republic. The key gases included are carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide. Chlorofluorocarbons are excluded ...

Katarína Mare?kova; Pavol Bielek; Stanislav Kucirek…

1996-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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United States Department of Energy and the Republic of Kazakhstan...  

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States Department of Energy and the Republic of Kazakhstan Ministry of Energy Mark the Completion of the Packaging of the BN-350 Fast Breeder Reactor Spent Fuel | National Nuclear...

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Factors affecting attitudinal patterns toward education in the Dominican Republic  

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. , along with the fact that in 1966, only 43 per cent of the population of the Dominican Republic was literate (121, p. 1) suggests a needed change with respect to the education obtained by the majority of people in this Caribbean nation if development... interviews; *Cuarto censo nacional de oblacidn 1960. National Office of Statistics, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. 26 lower class, 75, 000 people, 144 interviews. Following these procedures, 380 completed interviews were taken, with six additional...

Carpenter, Edwin Hugh

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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Republic of South Africa Constitution Act 110 of 1983 To introduce a new constitution for the Republic of South Africa and to provide for matters  

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Republic of South Africa Constitution Act 110 of 1983 ACT To introduce a new constitution for the Republic of South Africa and to provide for matters incidental thereto. (English text signed by the State; and ARE DESIROUS OF GIVING THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA A CONSTITUTION which provides for elected and responsible

Sheridan, Jennifer

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FIRST PRICE AND SECOND PRICE AUCTION MODELLING FOR ENERGY CONTRACTS IN LATIN AMERICAN ELECTRICITY MARKETS  

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JAMAICA HAITI SURINAME FR.GUY. PARAGUAY URUGUAY MÃ?XICO GUATEMALA MEXICO NICARAGUA PANAMA EL SALVADOR &TOBAGO BAHAMAS JAMAICA HAITI SURINAME FR.GUY. PARAGUAY URUGUAY MEXICO COUNTRIES WITHOUT REFORMOR

Catholic University of Chile (Universidad Católica de Chile)

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U.S. EMBASSIES AND CONSULATES: CENTRAL/SOUTH AMERICA  

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-398-5000 (within Ecuador) Office Hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM (Monday-Friday) Panamá, Republic of Panama U.S. Embassy and Consulate Building 783 Demetrio Basilio Lakas Avenue Clayton, Panama Republic of Panama Tel. 507.317.5000 Email: panamaweb@state.gov Panamá, Republic of Panama U.S. Embassy and Consulate Building 783 Demetrio

Hull, Elaine

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Kilowatts and crisis among the Kuna, Choco, and Colonos: national and regional consequences of the Bayano hydroelectric complex in eastern Panama  

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The dissertation analyzes the sociopolitical consequences of a hydroelectric project (from 1972-1980) on the Bayano Region of Eastern Panama, in order to gauge the national implications of macrodevelopment programs, and determine the local-level impact. Specifically, the study demonstrates that the government's decision to construct the dam, motivated by historical and economic forces, had detrimental consequences for the affected people through changes in patterns of land tenure, economic productivity, and social stratification. Simultaneously, the goal of diversification of the canal-dominated economic structure has not been achieved. Forced resettlement deeply affected the regional population (Kuna and Choco - Amerindians, and Colonos - migrants from Western Panama). Agricultural productivity declined dramatically leading to an upsurge in other economic activities (wage labor, lumbering, and entrepreneurship). The Kuna, having lost 80% of their original reserve, strengthened their leadership institutions in order to negotiate a new reserve. The Choco were forced to settle in a village, contrary to tradition, leading to increased disputes. The Colonos experienced an increased polarization of wealth due to differential access to resources. The Kuna and Choco espoused an ethnic strategy to maintain territorial sovereignity leading to increased intergroup conflict.

Wali, A.

1984-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dynamics of an end-on collision, interpreted from SeaMARC II swath mapping and migrated seismic reflection data on north margin of Panama  

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The authors have imaged nearly the entire North Panama thrust belt (NPTB) to determine the dynamics of the Panama arc colliding end-on with South America. Observations support a simple flexural beam model in which eastward collision of the arc against the continent is transformed into northward relative motion of the NPTB. Fold axes and thrust faults within the NPTB show remarkable uniformity in strike (075/sup 0/), changing only on the east margin across a major fault and on the west margin across a sharp flexure. The belt increases in width (and presumably convergence) eastward, as predicted by the beam model. Displacement along the Uraba fault zone separated a thin sliver of the NPTB, and two earthquake focal mechanisms on the fault show right-oblique slip. Vergence of thrust sheets within the accretionary wedge is dominantly landward in much of the central part of the thrust belt, indicating low basal shear stresses and high fluid pressures along the decollement. Mud volcanoes within the accretionary wedge attest to elevated fluid pressures. Because of an exceptionally well-developed and widespread gas hydrate layer, they suggest that pore fluids are a mixture of water and methane. However, near the central part of the thrust belt, a concentrated zone of mud volcanoes has breached the crests of seaward-verging anticlines. They propose that the zone of anomalous seaward-verging thrust sheets results from widespread release of pore fluids from the decollement, leading to increased basal friction.

Silver, E.A.; Reed, D.L.; Heil, D.H.; Tagudin, J.

1986-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Soil carbon dynamics under young tropical secondary forests on former pastures—A case study from Panama  

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Secondary forests are gaining increased importance in tropical landscapes and have recently been reported to act as potential belowground carbon sinks. While economic interest in the management of secondary forests to mitigate carbon emissions is rising, the dynamics of soil carbon stocks under these ecosystems remain poorly understood. Recent studies report conflicting results concerning soil carbon trends as well as multiple confounding factors (e.g. soil type, topography and land-use history) affecting these trends. In this study, organic carbon stocks were measured in the mineral soil up to 20 cm depth of at 24 active pastures, 5–8-year-old, and 12–15-year-old secondary forest sites on former pastures. Additionally, we estimated carbon stocks under a 100-year-old secondary forest and compared them to those of nearby mature forests. Abiotic conditions in the study area were homogenous, enabling us to isolate the effect of land-use change on soil organic carbon stocks. Contrary to our expectations, soil carbon stocks in the top 10 cm did not change with young secondary forest development. Pasture soils stored 24.8 ± 2.9 Mg ha?1 carbon (mean ± standard error) in the top 10 cm, and no accumulation of soil carbon was apparent during the first 15 years of secondary succession. Soil carbon stocks under 100-year-old secondary forests, averaging 43.0 ± 7.9 Mg ha?1 (mean ± standard error), were clearly higher than those recorded at younger sites and approached levels of soil carbon stocks under mature forests. These data indicate that soil carbon stocks in this region of Panama are not affected by the land-use transition from pasture to young secondary regrowth. However, an increase of soil carbon storage might be possible over a longer period of time. Our results support trends observed in other tropical areas and highlight the importance of environmental conditions such as soil properties rather than land-use transitions on soil carbon dynamics. While our understanding of organic carbon dynamics in tropical soils remains limited, these results underscore the challenges of undertaking short-term reforestation projects with the expectation of increasing soil carbon sequestration.

Luisa Neumann-Cosel; Beate Zimmermann; Jefferson S. Hall; Michiel van Breugel; Helmut Elsenbeer

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Tropical tree seedling growth responses to nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium addition  

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, Ancon, Panama, Republic of Panama; 3 Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, 202, Panama. We also measured 8 years of herbivory and growth for 1800 seedlings. We sought to determine hypothesis, nutrient limitation, Panama, plant­soil (below-ground) interactions, relative growth rate

Harms, Kyle E.

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Pedobiologia 51 (2007) 131--145 Influence of local illumination and plant  

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´a, Vicerrectori´a de Investigacio´n y Postgrado, Universidad de Panama´, Apartado 0824, Panama b Ecologi´a y 70803-1710, USA d Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama e Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Tungasletta 2, NO-7485 Trondheim

Basset, Yves

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ALFRED COFRANCES AQUATIC PLANT CONTROL  

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, PANAMA by Howard E. Westerdahl Environmental Laboratory U. S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station; Dlstribullon Unlimited Prepared for Panama Canal Commission Balboa Heights, Republic of Panama #12;Destroy th ORG. Rf:PORT NUMBERFOR MANAGING HYDRILLA IN GATUN LAKE, PANAMA B. CONTR"'CT OR GRANT NUMBf:R(o)7

US Army Corps of Engineers

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CONSTITUENTS OF Hiraea reclinataAND THEIRANTI-HIVACTIVITY AHMED A. HUSSEIN1,2  

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project in Panama funded by ICBG (International Co- operative Biodiversity Group, NIH). The ge- nus Hiraea forests. Hiraea reclinata Jacq. (Malpighiaceae) is distributed from Mexico to Panama, Colom- bia Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Box 2072, Panama, Republic of Panama. 3 Department of Biology

Coley, Phyllis

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The Condor 105:228238 The Cooper Ornithological Society 2003  

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Tropical Research Institute, Naos Laboratories, Apartado 2072, Balboa, Republic of Panama 2Department, five of which occur in the Caribbean lowlands of Panama. The subspecies vary in plumage characters, with particularly striking differences between Bay Wrens from western Panama (to the north), and eastern Panama (to

Bermingham, Eldredge

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CURRICULUM VITAE YVES BASSET  

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, Panama. Contact address: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama. Ph +507 212 8233, Fax +507 212 8148. Email bassety@si.edu Web pages files: http://striweb.si.edu/basset/ Tropical Canopy Biology Program in Panama http://www

Basset, Yves

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Journal of Tropical Ecology (2005) 21:329336. Copyright 2005 Cambridge University Press doi:10.1017/S0266467405002300 Printed in the United Kingdom  

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(Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in two forest types in Panama Elroy Charles1 and Yves Basset University of Guyana Institute, Apartado 2072, Balboa, Ancon, Panama City, Republic of Panama (Accepted 17 October 2004) Abstract and one dry forest in Panama. Samples included in total 4615 individuals representing 253 species

Basset, Yves

291

EWIS European wind integration study (Smart Grid Project) (Czech Republic)  

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study (Smart Grid Project) (Czech Republic) study (Smart Grid Project) (Czech Republic) Jump to: navigation, search Project Name EWIS European wind integration study Country Czech Republic Coordinates 49.817493°, 15.472962° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":49.817493,"lon":15.472962,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Czech Republic  

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Czech Republic Czech Republic Below you will find Solar Decathlon news from the Czech Republic archive, sorted by date. Vienna University of Technology Wins Solar Decathlon 2013! Saturday, October 12, 2013 By Solar Decathlon Team Austria from the Vienna University of Technology has won the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013. Photo of the exterior of LISI. Team Austria's LISI house is the winner of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013. (Credit: Jason Flakes/U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon) The first-time U.S. competitor consistently wowed juries with its LISI house, after winning first place in the Communications Contest, second place in Market Appeal, and tying for third place in Engineering. In measured contests, Team Austria received first place in both the Hot Water

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People's Republic of China Fossil-Fuel CO2 Emissions  

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Asia Asia » People's Republic of China People's Republic of China Fossil-Fuel CO2 Emissions Graph graphic Graphics Data graphic Data Trends According to reported energy statistics, coal production and use in China has increased ten-fold since the 1960s. As a result, Chinese fossil-fuel CO2 emissions have more than doubled 2000 alone. At 1.92 billion metric tons of carbon in 2008, the People's Republic of China is the world's largest emitter of CO2 due to fossil-fuel use and cement production. Even with the reported decline in Chinese emissions from 1997 to 1999, China's industrial emissions of CO2 have grown phenomenally since 1950, when China stood tenth among nations based on annual fossil-fuel CO2 emissions. From 1970 to 1997, China's fossil-fuel CO2 emissions grew at an annual rate of

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United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce Bilateral  

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Join Together to Announce Join Together to Announce Bilateral Nuclear Energy Research and Development Efforts United States and Czech Republic Join Together to Announce Bilateral Nuclear Energy Research and Development Efforts September 29, 2011 - 10:08am Addthis PRAGUE, Czech Republic - The U.S. Department of Energy recently joined with the Řež Nuclear Research Institute, the U.S. Embassy in Prague, Texas A&M and the Czech Nuclear Education Network (CENEN) to announce a series of bilateral nuclear research and development programs that will help to advance safe and secure nuclear energy technologies in both countries. These efforts, including workshops and teacher exchanges, will leverage the expertise of research institutions and universities in the United States and the Czech Republic to support the safe and secure

295

Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources (Redirected from Democratic Republic of the Congo) Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":0,"lon":25,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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United States and Czech Republic Establish a Joint Civil Nuclear  

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Establish a Joint Civil Nuclear Establish a Joint Civil Nuclear Cooperation Center in Prague United States and Czech Republic Establish a Joint Civil Nuclear Cooperation Center in Prague June 12, 2013 - 12:17pm Addthis News Media Contact (202) 586-4940 PRAGUE, Czech Republic - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently joined with the U.S. Embassy in Prague and the Czech Republic's Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports to sign an agreement that establishes a joint Civil Nuclear Cooperation Center in Prague. The creation of this Center is another valued step in expanding U.S.-Czech energy collaboration and fulfills the commitment made by President Obama and Czech Prime Minister Nečas in October 2011 to establish such a Center to facilitate and coordinate joint activities and support regional initiatives in the

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EUDEEP (Smart Grid Project) (Czech Republic) | Open Energy Information  

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Czech Republic) Czech Republic) Jump to: navigation, search Project Name EUDEEP Country Czech Republic Coordinates 49.817493°, 15.472962° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":49.817493,"lon":15.472962,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Teachers teaching teachers| A case study of the 2011 ProEd Professional Learning Community and its influence on creating a culture for organizational learning in schools in the Republic of Panama.  

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?? While evidence of organizational learning through empowered teacher collaboration has been established in many international school studies, no such relationship has been investigated in… (more)

Psychoyos, Debra L. S.

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Central African Republic: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Republic: Energy Resources Republic: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":7,"lon":21,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Republic of Macedonia: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Republic of Macedonia: Energy Resources Republic of Macedonia: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":41.83333,"lon":22,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Republic of the Congo: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Republic of the Congo: Energy Resources Republic of the Congo: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":-1,"lon":15,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Dominican Republic  

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The Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Dominican Republic identifies the wind characteristics and the distribution of the wind resource in this country. This major project is the first of its kind undertaken for the Dominican Republic. The information contained in the atlas is necessary to facilitate the use of wind energy technologies, both for utility-scale power generation and off-grid wind energy applications. A computerized wind mapping system developed by NREL generated detailed wind resource maps for the entire country. This technique uses Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to produce high-resolution (1-square kilometer) annual average wind resource maps.

Elliott, D.; Schwartz, M.; George, R.; Haymes, S.; Heimiller, D.; Scott, G.; Kline, J.

2001-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Adult entertainment in the Republic of Texas, 1836-1846  

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ABSTRACT This paper examines adult entertainment in the Republic of Texas, which existed from 1836 to 1846. Although the new nation had major cities such as Houston, Galveston, and Austin much of it still was basically a frontier. This mixture... point for the average person is the fact that Texas existed as its own nation before it became a part of the United States. It was as a republic that Texas acquired much of the unique imagery that we associate with the' State today. Among...

Lund, Daniel Lamar

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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The Congress of Panama  

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Bolívar sent his lieutenant, José Antonio Sucre, on a campaign to free Guayaquil and the balance of Ecuador. He followed later with reinforcements and declared Ecuador incorporated into Colombia. Proceeding to...

Gerald E. Fitzgerald

1971-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy-Economic Information System (SIEE) | Open Energy Information  

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Energy-Economic Information System (SIEE) Energy-Economic Information System (SIEE) Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: Energy-Economic Information System (SIEE) Database Agency/Company /Organization: Latin American Energy Organization Sector: Energy Topics: Baseline projection, GHG inventory, Background analysis Resource Type: Dataset Website: www.olade.org/sieeEn.html Country: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Barbados, Cuba, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Dominican Republic Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean

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Export.gov - Look South Home Page - 2  

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Americas > Look South Americas > Look South Print | E-mail Page Look South Look South Home Best Prospect Sectors Countries Information and Fact Sheets Contact Us Resources for Exporters Services for U.S. Companies Opportunities and Education Trade Financing Market Research Find Your Local Office What is Look South? Look South is a coordinated federal government effort led by the U.S. Department of Commerce to help more American companies "Look South" to do business with Mexico and the United States' 10 other Free Trade Agreement (FTA) partners in Latin America. These 11 economies - Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru - all have a rapidly growing base of middle-class consumers and diversifying industries. The Look South

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OLADE-Latin American and Caribbean Energy Efficiency Seminar | Open Energy  

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OLADE-Latin American and Caribbean Energy Efficiency Seminar OLADE-Latin American and Caribbean Energy Efficiency Seminar Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: OLADE-Latin American and Caribbean Energy Efficiency Seminar Agency/Company /Organization: Latin America Energy Organization Sector: Energy Focus Area: Energy Efficiency Topics: Implementation, Technology characterizations Resource Type: Presentation, Webinar, Workshop, Lessons learned/best practices Website: www.olade.org/eficiencia/indexEn.html Country: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Barbados, Cuba, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Dominican Republic Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean

308

OLADE Sustainable Energy Planning Manual | Open Energy Information  

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OLADE Sustainable Energy Planning Manual OLADE Sustainable Energy Planning Manual Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: OLADE Sustainable Energy Planning Manual Agency/Company /Organization: Latin American Energy Organization Sector: Energy Focus Area: Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Topics: Implementation, Background analysis Website: www.olade.org/proyectoPlanificacionEnergetica.html Country: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Barbados, Cuba, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Dominican Republic Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean

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Legal Energy Information System (SIEL) Database | Open Energy Information  

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Legal Energy Information System (SIEL) Database Legal Energy Information System (SIEL) Database Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: Legal Energy Information System (SIEL) Database Agency/Company /Organization: Latin American Energy Organization Sector: Energy Focus Area: Renewable Energy Topics: Policies/deployment programs, Background analysis Resource Type: Dataset Website: www.olade.org/sielEn.html Country: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Barbados, Cuba, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Dominican Republic Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, South America, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean, Caribbean

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The Risk Assessment Information System  

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RAIS User's Group RAIS User's Group The connection is no longer here Fill out the following section for addition to the RAIS User's List: CONTACT DETAILS First name: * Required Last name: * Required Company: Street: City: State: Country: Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Aruba Bahamas Barbados Belize Bermuda Virgin Islands, British Canada Cayman Islands Costa Rica Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic El Salvador Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Haiti Honduras Jamaica Martinique Mexico Montserrat Netherlands Antilles Nicaragua Panama Puerto Rico Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Trinidad and Tobago Turks and Caicos Islands United States United States Minor Outlying Islands Virgin Islands, U.S. Argentina Bolivia

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Geological evolution and analysis of confirmed or suspected gas hydrate localities: Volume 6, Basin analysis, formation and stability of gas hydrates in the Panama Basin  

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This report presents a geological description of the Panama Basin, including regional and local structural settings, geomorphology, geological history, stratigraphy, and physical properties. It provides the necessary regional and geological background for more in-depth research of the area. Detailed discussion of bottom simulating acoustic reflectors, sediment acoustic properties, distribution of hydrates within the sediments, and the relation of hydrate distribution to other features such as salt diapirism are also included. The formation and stabilization of gas hydrates in sediments are considered in terms of phase relations, nucleation, and crystallization constraints, gas solubility, pore fluid chemistry, inorganic diagenesis, and sediment organic content. Together with a depositional analysis of the area, this report is a better understanding of the thermal evolution of the locality. It should lead to an assessment of the potential for both biogenic and thermogenic hydrocarbon generation. 63 refs., 38 figs., 7 tabs.

Krason, J.; Ciesnik, M.

1986-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Conclusions from V&V studies on the German codes PANAMA and FRESCO for HTGR fuel performance and fission product release  

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Abstract In modern HTGR reactors, the fuel element represents the principal barrier against release of the fission products generated during reactor operation. Both the acquired experience from HTGR operation and experimental data from accident simulation testing of the fuel have always been accompanied by intensive efforts of mathematical fuel performance modeling taking into consideration as far as possible the physical phenomena that may occur. The computer codes FRESCO and PANAMA both developed at the Research Center Jülich in Germany in the early 1980s have become essential tools to predict the fission product release from spherical fuel elements and the TRISO fuel performance, respectively, under given normal or accidental conditions. These two codes are also presently being used for a conservative estimation of the source term, i.e., quantity and duration of radionuclide release, for the Chinese demonstration project HTR-PM. A description of the comprehensive efforts in the past on code verification and validation (V&V) including the most recent studies of code-to-code benchmarking studies and code-to-experiment comparisons as part of the IAEA directed CRP-6 project will be given. The conclusions drawn from those activities will be given with regard to the codes’ ability to allow for a conservative quantification of the source term as part of safety and risk analyses for pebble-bed HTGRs. Recommendations for further model improvement have been taken into account in the new code development, STACY, combining the PANAMA and FRESCO model approach and other features, as a module of the HTR Code Package (HCP).

K. Verfondern; J. Cao; T. Liu; H.-J. Allelein

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Photovoltaics in the Czech Republic: example of a distorted market  

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Analysing the development of "sustainable energy" incentives in the Czech Republic over the last five years and drawing on experience from other countries, the study discovers that the "environmental friendliness" of the so-called "renewable sources", ... Keywords: electricity, energy industry, energy security, environment, investment bubble, photovoltaics, political decisions, renewable sources, wind turbines

Luboš Smr?ka

2011-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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MARINE TURTLES IN THE COMOROS FEDERAL ISLAMIC REPUBLIC  

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MARINE TURTLES IN THE COMOROS FEDERAL ISLAMIC REPUBLIC : Their Status and Recommendations a Gainesville, Florida 32611 U.S.A. Phone: (904) 373-4480 FAX : (904) 392-3704 #12;Mortimer: Comoros Turtles -- i i TABLE OF CONTENTS (CONTD) Page 7.2. Slaughter of Green Turtles for Meat 1 0 7

Prestwich, Ken

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National Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia Subiceva ulica 4  

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of the Republic of Slovenia, Your leadership is needed on a matter concerning plans for a new lignite-fired power, which is used in ways that prohibit practical CO2 capture, has reserves sufficient to take global climate to the danger zone. Coal, with larger reserves, has the potential to destroy life on our planet

Hansen, James E.

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Accepted by J. Padial: 7 Apr. 2011; published: 25 May 2011 65 ISSN 1175-5326 (print edition)  

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) in Panama City, Panama ANDREW J. CRAWFORD1,2,3 , ROBERTO ALONSO4 , C�SAR A. JARAMILLO A.2,3,5 , SAMUEL SUCRE, Republic of Panama 3 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado 0843-03092, Balboa, Ancón, Republic of Panama. E-mail: jaramilc@si.edu, ibanezr@si.edu 4 MuseoFelipe Poey, Facultad de Biología, Universidad de

Crawford, Andrew J.

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Port Republic, New Jersey: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Republic, New Jersey: Energy Resources Republic, New Jersey: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Equivalent URI DBpedia Coordinates 39.5206733°, -74.485707° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":39.5206733,"lon":-74.485707,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Republic County, Kansas: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Republic County, Kansas: Energy Resources Republic County, Kansas: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Equivalent URI DBpedia Coordinates 39.807989°, -97.6982272° Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"ROADMAP","zoom":14,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"350px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":39.807989,"lon":-97.6982272,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources | Open Energy Information  

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources Democratic Republic of Congo: Energy Resources Jump to: navigation, search Loading map... {"minzoom":false,"mappingservice":"googlemaps3","type":"TERRAIN","zoom":5,"types":["ROADMAP","SATELLITE","HYBRID","TERRAIN"],"geoservice":"google","maxzoom":false,"width":"600px","height":"390px","centre":false,"title":"","label":"","icon":"","visitedicon":"","lines":[],"polygons":[],"circles":[],"rectangles":[],"copycoords":false,"static":false,"wmsoverlay":"","layers":[],"controls":["pan","zoom","type","scale","streetview"],"zoomstyle":"DEFAULT","typestyle":"DEFAULT","autoinfowindows":false,"kml":[],"gkml":[],"fusiontables":[],"resizable":false,"tilt":0,"kmlrezoom":false,"poi":true,"imageoverlays":[],"markercluster":false,"searchmarkers":"","locations":[{"text":"","title":"","link":null,"lat":0,"lon":25,"alt":0,"address":"","icon":"","group":"","inlineLabel":"","visitedicon":""}]}

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DOE Solar Decathlon: News Blog » Czech Republic  

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'Czech Republic' 'Czech Republic' Vienna University of Technology Wins Solar Decathlon 2013! Saturday, October 12, 2013 By Solar Decathlon Team Austria from the Vienna University of Technology has won the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013. Photo of the exterior of LISI. Team Austria's LISI house is the winner of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013. (Credit: Jason Flakes/U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon) The first-time U.S. competitor consistently wowed juries with its LISI house, after winning first place in the Communications Contest, second place in Market Appeal, and tying for third place in Engineering. In measured contests, Team Austria received first place in both the Hot Water and Energy Balance contests. University of Las Vegas Nevada took second place in the overall

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Village of Republic, Ohio (Utility Company) | Open Energy Information  

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Ohio (Utility Company) Ohio (Utility Company) Jump to: navigation, search Name Village of Republic Place Ohio Utility Id 15865 Utility Location Yes Ownership M NERC Location RFC NERC RFC Yes RTO PJM Yes Activity Buying Transmission Yes Activity Distribution Yes References EIA Form EIA-861 Final Data File for 2010 - File1_a[1] LinkedIn Connections CrunchBase Profile No CrunchBase profile. Create one now! This article is a stub. You can help OpenEI by expanding it. Utility Rate Schedules Grid-background.png Commercial Commercial Residential Residential Three Phase Commercial Average Rates Residential: $0.1250/kWh Commercial: $0.1350/kWh Industrial: $0.1910/kWh References ↑ "EIA Form EIA-861 Final Data File for 2010 - File1_a" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Village_of_Republic,_Ohio_(Utility_Company)&oldid=412064

322

Lawrence Livermore to build advanced laser system in Czech Republic  

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9-06 9-06 For immediate release: 09/17/2013 | NR-13-09-06 High Resolution Image The High Repetition-Rate Advanced Petawatt Laser System, or HAPLS, will be designed, developed, assembled and tested at Lawrence Livermore. It will be transferred to the ELI Beamlines facility in 2016, where it will be commissioned for use by the international scientific community. Lawrence Livermore to build advanced laser system in Czech Republic Breanna Bishop, LLNL, (925) 423-9802, bishop33@llnl.gov High Resolution Image Artist renderings of the ELI Beamlines facility, currently under construction in the Czech Republic. High Resolution Image A CAD image of the ELI-HAPLS laser. LIVERMORE, Calif. - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), through Lawrence Livermore National Security LLC (LLNS), has been awarded more than

323

DOE Solar Decathlon: Czech Republic: Czech Technical University  

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Czech Republic: Czech Technical University Czech Republic: Czech Technical University AIR House www.airhouse.cz Czech Technical University designed the AIR House for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013 and for the generation of 50+-year-olds who are empty-nesters and nearing retirement. Many of the team members' parents fall into this demographic, which inspires a compelling conversation about senior housing. The AIR House, a prototype for an affordable (A), innovative (I), and recyclable (R) house, is designed for the Czech tradition of spending weekends in the countryside. Czech seniors can use the AIR House as a weekend getaway during their pre-retirement years and as a permanent residence after retirement. Design Philosophy The AIR House offers an energy-efficient, environmentally responsible house

324

Prospects for Microgrids in the Republic of South Africa  

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Prospects for Microgrids in the Republic of South Africa Prospects for Microgrids in the Republic of South Africa Speaker(s): S.P. Chowdhury Sunetra Chowdhury Date: October 12, 2011 - 12:00pm Location: 90-3122 Seminar Host/Point of Contact: Chris Marnay The South African utility Eskom is the main key player for the energy business in South Africa. Eskom owns the electricity networks and most of the electricity generation, transmission and distribution leading to monopolistic energy market in the country. The South African economy is quite strong in the African Continent and the energy demand has been growing very fast in the country. Most of the current energy mix is coming from coal fired thermal power stations in addition with a small fraction from nuclear as well as open cycle gas turbine and a bit of hydro power.

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E-Print Network 3.0 - arab republic of egypt Sample Search Results  

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Cuba Egypt Ethiopia Federal Republic of Yugoslavia India Indonesia Iran Israel Jordan... Arab Emirates Uzbekistan Venezuela Afghanistan Angola Bosnia Herzegovina Burundi...

326

The security and foreign policy of the Islamic republic of Iran: An offensive realism perspective.  

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??This study argues that security and foreign policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran is mainly driven by the main principles of the Offensive Realism… (more)

Prifti, Bledar

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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44403Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 147 / Thursday, July 31, 2014 / Notices Republic of China and Taiwan: Initiation of  

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, 2014, Letter to the Secretary, ``Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Products from the People's Republic Determination.'' 3 See Certain Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Products From the People's Republic of China Alaska; Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Crab Rationalization Cost Recovery Program AGENCY: National

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"Embrace China" show in Houston will celebrate 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China  

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"Embrace China" show in Houston will celebrate 65th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China "Embrace China," a multi-arts show of the People's Republic of China. The Sino Professionals Association will host

329

Newsletter Signup Form  

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EETD NEWSLETTER - MANAGE SUBSCRIPTIONS EETD NEWSLETTER - MANAGE SUBSCRIPTIONS (red fields are required) Manage subscriptions: Subscribe Unsubscribe Name E-Mail Affiliation Address Address (line 2) City State/Province Zip/Postal Code Country (please select a country) none Afghanistan Albania Algeria American Samoa Andorra Angola Anguilla Antarctica Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegowina Botswana Bouvet Island Brazil British Indian Ocean Territory Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Cayman Islands Central African Republic Chad Chile China Christmas Island Cocos (Keeling) Islands Colombia Comoros Congo Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote d'Ivoire Croatia (Hrvatska) Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic East Timor Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Faroe Islands Fiji Finland France France, Metropolitan French Guiana French Polynesia French Southern Territories Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guam Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Heard and Mc Donald Islands Holy See (Vatican City State) Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Republic of Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macau Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mayotte Mexico Micronesia, Federated States of Moldova, Republic of Monaco Mongolia Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norfolk Island Northern Mariana Islands Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Pitcairn Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Reunion Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint LUCIA Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia (Slovak Republic) Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Spain Sri Lanka St. Helena St. Pierre and Miquelon Sudan Suriname Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Taiwan, Province of China Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic of Thailand Togo Tokelau Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States United States Minor Outlying Islands Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Virgin Islands (British) Virgin Islands (U.S.) Wallis and Futuna Islands Western Sahara Yemen Yugoslavia Zambia Zimbabwe

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Efficacy of intramuscular amopyroquin for treatment of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Gabon Republic.  

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...of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Gabon Republic. C Gaudebout E Pussard F Clavier...152 patients (children and adults) in Gabon with Plasmodium falciparum malaria. All...of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in the Gabon Republic. | The efficacy of a 12-mg...

C Gaudebout; E Pussard; F Clavier; D Gueret; J Le Bras; O Brandicourt; F Verdier

1993-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Lesula: A New Species of Cercopithecus Monkey Endemic to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Implications  

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Lesula: A New Species of Cercopithecus Monkey Endemic to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Implications for Conservation of Congo's Central Basin John A. Hart1,2 , Kate M. Detwiler3 *, Christopher C, Democratic Republic of Congo, 2 Division of Vertebrate Zoology, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, New

Sargis, Eric J.

332

The energy policy of the Republic of Cyprus  

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This paper presents the energy policy of the Republic of Cyprus government controlled areas from 1960 till 2006. It describes the sectors of electricity, petroleum, natural gas and renewable energy sources. It also deals with the marine layers of oil and with environmental aspects. The energy policy of Cyprus is harmonized with that of the European Union according to its national obligations, having as its guidelines to secure competition in the market and to fulfill the energy needs of the country, with the least burden to the economy and to the environment. The future plans and targets of Cyprus related to its energy strategy are also presented.

P.A. Pilavachi; N.G. Kalampalikas; M.K. Kakouris; E. Kakaras; D. Giannakopoulos

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Nuclear education and knowledge management in the Czech Republic  

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As a nuclear energy user, the Czech Republic needs a number of nuclear specialists for the operation of Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) and the Research and Development (R&D) of new nuclear devices. They are educated in few technical universities and the educational institutions of industrial companies. A main role is played in nuclear education by the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering of the Czech Technical University (CTU) in Prague, which operates the VR-1 training reactor. The Czech Nuclear Education Network (CENEN) was established for better cooperation, preservation and further development of higher nuclear education and expertise.

K. Matejka; O. Huml

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Republic of Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program | Open  

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Republic of Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program Republic of Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program Agency/Company /Organization Energy Sector Management Assistance Program of the World Bank Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Industry, Transportation Topics Background analysis, Baseline projection, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.esmap.org/esmap/ Country Republic of Macedonia UN Region Northern Europe References ESMAP-Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program[1] References ↑ "ESMAP-Macedonia-Low Carbon Growth Country Studies Program" Retrieved from "http://en.openei.org/w/index.php?title=Republic_of_Macedonia-Low_Carbon_Growth_Country_Studies_Program&oldid=700212

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Democratic Republic of Congo-Forest Investment Program (FIP) | Open Energy  

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Democratic Republic of Congo-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Democratic Republic of Congo-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-Forest Investment Program (FIP) Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Sector Land Topics Background analysis, Finance, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Market analysis Website http://www.climatefundsupdate. Program Start 2008 Country Democratic Republic of Congo Middle Africa References Forest Investment Program (FIP)[1] Forest Investment Program[2] Brazil Specific Documents[3] Democratic Republic of Congo Specific Documents[4] Ghana Specific Documents[5] Indonesia Specific Documents[6] Laos Specific Documents[7] Mexico Specific Documents[8] Peru Specific Documents[9] Overview "The Forest Investment Program (FIP) is a targeted program of the Strategic

336

Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the  

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Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the Congo Basin Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Congo-Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) in the Congo Basin Agency/Company /Organization Environment Canada, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) Sector Climate, Energy, Land, Water Focus Area Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Buildings, Economic Development, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Greenhouse Gas, Grid Assessment and Integration, Industry, Land Use, Offsets and Certificates, Transportation Topics Adaptation, Background analysis, Baseline projection, GHG inventory, Low emission development planning, -NAMA, Pathways analysis, Policies/deployment programs Program Start 2012 Program End 2013

337

Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Dominican Republic  

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October 2001 * NREL/TP-500-27602 October 2001 * NREL/TP-500-27602 Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the Dominican Republic D. Elliott M. Schwartz R. George S. Haymes D. Heimiller G. Scott National Renewable Energy Laboratory J. Kline RAM Associates Prepared under Task Nos. WER11050 and DO059999 NOTICE This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States government. Neither the United States government nor any agency thereof, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. Reference herein to any specific commercial

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Microsoft Word - CX-Colville-Republic_Rebuild_WEB.doc  

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Eric Orth Eric Orth Project Manager - TEP-TPP-3 Proposed Action: Colville-Republic No. 1 115-kV rebuild project Budget Information: Work Order #00270698 PP&A Project No.: PP&A 1786 Categorical Exclusion Applied (from Subpart D, 10 C.F.R. Part 1021): B1.3, Routine maintenance activities...for structures, rights-of-way, infrastructures such as roads, equipment... routine maintenance activities, corrective....are required to maintain... infrastructures...in a condition suitable for a facility to be used for its designated purpose. B4.6, Additions or modifications to electric power transmission facilities that would not affect the environment beyond the previously developed facility area including...changing insulators, and replacement of poles, ...conductors, ...and crossarms.

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Returning HEU Fuel from the Czech Republic to Russia  

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In December 1999, representatives from the United States, Russian Federation, and International Atomic Energy Agency began working on a program to return Russian supplied, highly enriched, uranium fuel stored at foreign research reactors to Russia. Now, under the Global Threat Reduction Initiative’s Russian Research Reactor Fuel Return Program, this effort has repatriated over 800 kg of highly enriched uranium to Russia from over 10 countries. In May 2004, the “Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Russian Federation Concerning Cooperation for the Transfer of Russian Produced Research Reactor Nuclear Fuel to the Russian Federation” was signed. This agreement provides legal authority for the Russian Research Reactor Fuel Return Program and establishes parameters whereby eligible countries may return highly enriched uranium spent and fresh fuel assemblies and other fissile materials to Russia. On December 8, 2007, one of the largest shipments of highly enriched uranium spent nuclear fuel was successfully made from a Russian-designed nuclear research reactor in the Czech Republic to the Russian Federation. This accomplishment is the culmination of years of planning, negotiations, and hard work. The United States, Russian Federation, and the International Atomic Energy Agency have been working together. In February 2003, Russian Research Reactor Fuel Return Program representatives met with the Nuclear Research Institute in Rež, Czech Republic, and discussed the return of their highly enriched uranium spent nuclear fuel to the Russian Federation for reprocessing. Nearly 5 years later, the shipment was made. This article discusses the planning, preparations, coordination, and cooperation required to make this important international shipment.

Michael Tyacke; Dr. Igor Bolshinsky

2010-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Dominican Republic-Low-Carbon Energy Roadmaps for the Greater Antilles |  

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Dominican Republic-Low-Carbon Energy Roadmaps for the Greater Antilles Dominican Republic-Low-Carbon Energy Roadmaps for the Greater Antilles Jump to: navigation, search Name Dominican- Republic-Low-Carbon Energy Roadmaps for the Greater Antilles Agency/Company /Organization World Watch Institute Partner Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, National Energy Commission Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Economic Development, Greenhouse Gas Topics Adaptation, Co-benefits assessment, - Environmental and Biodiversity, - Macroeconomic, Finance, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, -Roadmap Website http://www.worldwatch.org/ener Program Start 2010 Program End 2013 Country Dominican Republic Caribbean References Low-Carbon Energy Roadmaps for the Greater Antilles[1] Overview "Launched in spring 2010, Worldwatch's Caribbean project is partnering

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UNDP-Dominican Republic Regional Programme for LAC - Support for the  

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Dominican Republic Regional Programme for LAC - Support for the Dominican Republic Regional Programme for LAC - Support for the preparation of the National Climate Change Policy Jump to: navigation, search Name UNDP-Dominican Republic Regional Programme for LAC - Support for the preparation of the National Climate Change Policy Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sector Climate Focus Area People and Policy Topics Finance, Low emission development planning, -LEDS Country Dominican Republic Caribbean References UNDP - Latin America & the Caribbean[1] Contents 1 Program Overview 1.1 Program Focus 1.2 Environment and Sustainable Development 2 References Program Overview "Across Latin America and the Caribbean, UNDP helps countries build and share their own solutions to urgent development challenges, supporting

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Democratic Republic of Congo-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning  

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Democratic Republic of Congo-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning Democratic Republic of Congo-ClimateWorks Low Carbon Growth Planning Support Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-Low Carbon Growth Planning Support Agency/Company /Organization ClimateWorks, Project Catalyst, McKinsey and Company Sector Energy, Land Topics Background analysis, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Country Democratic Republic of Congo Middle Africa References LCGP support[1] Low Carbon Growth Plans Advancing Good Practice, August 2009[2] Overview "Achieving development goals depends on enabling poorer countries to accelerate or maintain robust economic growth despite the disproportionate impacts of climate change which they face. The central challenge is to enable all countries to strengthen delivery of their own development

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Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's  

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Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy May 7, 2013 - 2:18pm Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 Acting Secretary of Energy Daniel B. Poneman and Mr. Yoon Sang-jick, Minister of Trade, Industry, and Energy (MOTIE) of the Republic of Korea, met on May 7, 2013, at the Department of Energy (DOE) headquarters in Washington, D.C., where they exchanged views on cooperation on a wide range of energy priorities. They noted the importance of clean energy technologies for energy security, economic competitiveness and sustainable growth while mitigating the effects of greenhouse gas emissions. Acting Secretary Poneman and

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Dominican Republic-Support for the Preparation of National Climate Change  

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Dominican Republic-Support for the Preparation of National Climate Change Dominican Republic-Support for the Preparation of National Climate Change Strategy Jump to: navigation, search Name Dominican Republic-Argentina-Support for the Preparation of National Climate Change Strategy Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sector Climate Focus Area People and Policy Topics Low emission development planning, -LEDS Country Dominican Republic Caribbean References UNDP - Latin America & the Caribbean[1] Contents 1 Program Overview 1.1 Program Focus 1.2 Environment and Sustainable Development 2 References Program Overview "Across Latin America and the Caribbean, UNDP helps countries build and share their own solutions to urgent development challenges, supporting coalitions for change and connecting individuals and institutions so they

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Republic of Macedonia-World Bank Climate Projects | Open Energy Information  

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Macedonia-World Bank Climate Projects Macedonia-World Bank Climate Projects Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Macedonia-World Bank Climate Projects Agency/Company /Organization World Bank Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Topics Background analysis Website http://web.worldbank.org/exter Country Republic of Macedonia UN Region Southern Europe References World Bank-Macedonia[1] World Bank Active Climate Projects in the Republic of Macedonia Sustainable Energy GEF Project Sustainable Energy GEF Project "The development objective of the Sustainable Energy Project of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is to develop a sustainable market for energy efficiency (EE) and renewable energy (RE) by supporting the development of an enabling framework, institutional capacity, and necessary

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Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's  

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between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy Joint Statement between U.S. Department of Energy and Republic of Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy May 7, 2013 - 2:18pm Addthis NEWS MEDIA CONTACT (202) 586-4940 Acting Secretary of Energy Daniel B. Poneman and Mr. Yoon Sang-jick, Minister of Trade, Industry, and Energy (MOTIE) of the Republic of Korea, met on May 7, 2013, at the Department of Energy (DOE) headquarters in Washington, D.C., where they exchanged views on cooperation on a wide range of energy priorities. They noted the importance of clean energy technologies for energy security, economic competitiveness and sustainable growth while mitigating the effects of greenhouse gas emissions. Acting Secretary Poneman and

347

Dominican Republic-Regional Programme for LAC: Support for the Preparation  

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Dominican Republic-Regional Programme for LAC: Support for the Preparation Dominican Republic-Regional Programme for LAC: Support for the Preparation of the National Climate Change Policy Jump to: navigation, search Name UNDP-Dominican Republic Regional Programme for LAC - Support for the preparation of the National Climate Change Policy Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sector Climate Focus Area People and Policy Topics Finance, Low emission development planning, -LEDS Country Dominican Republic Caribbean References UNDP - Latin America & the Caribbean[1] Contents 1 Program Overview 1.1 Program Focus 1.2 Environment and Sustainable Development 2 References Program Overview "Across Latin America and the Caribbean, UNDP helps countries build and share their own solutions to urgent development challenges, supporting

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E-Print Network 3.0 - aachen federal republic Sample Search Results  

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results for: aachen federal republic Page: << < 1 2 3 4 5 > >> 1 UMIC DAY11 Aachen, Germany Summary: of Excellence RWTH Aachen Excellence initiative of the German federal and...

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The tourism industry and its link to poverty alleviation in the Dominican Republic  

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The Dominican Republic has an interesting juxtaposition of the largest tourism industry in the Caribbean with some of the worst social conditions in the region such as high rates of unemployment, poverty, and infant ...

Weiner, Angelica (Angelica G.)

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

350

The Second International Stirling Engine Conference, Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China, June 1984  

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The Second International Stirling Engine Conference was held in Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China in June 1984. This paper reviews some of the events leading to the conference and the establishment of the Stirling Engine Conference Council.

Walker, G.

1984-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

351

Biomass as Traditional and Local Source of Energy in the Czech Republic  

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The paper is focused on history of biomass usage in the Czech Republic — importance ... policy. It is also clarified usage of biomass energy in present times from the sources point ... resources. There is defined...

Eduard Scerba; Jan Skorpil; Emil Dvorsky…

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

352

Occurrence ofGlossina nashi Potts 1955 Diptera — Glossinidae in the Republic of Gabon  

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Glossina nashi..., a little known species of tsetse fly, inhabits the forests of central Africa. It has recently been detected in the Province of Haut Ogooué in the south-east of the Republic of

S. G. A. Leak; P. Jeannin

1984-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

353

Uranium levels in the Naryn and Mailuu-Suu rivers of Kyrgyz Republic  

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In March of 2000, scientists from four nuclear physics research institutes in the Central Asia Republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan, and the U.S. Sandia National Laboratories embarke...

I. A. Vasiliev; D. S. Barber; V. M. Alekhina…

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

354

The Acid Lakes of Lignite Mining District of the former German Democratic Republic  

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Large areas of central and eastern Europe have reserves of hard and brown coal. The map ... Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic. The reserves of lignite in Germany with 56 x 109 tons ... output correspond to 1...

M. Schultze; W. Geller

1996-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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The potential of plantations of Terminalia superba Engl. & Diels for wood and biomass production (Mayombe Forest, Democratic Republic of Congo)  

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• In the 1940s–1950s, large limba (Terminalia superba Engl. & Diels) plantations were established in the Democratic Republic of Congo to reduce the pressur...

Maaike De Ridder; Wannes Hubau; Jan Van Den Bulcke…

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

356

Panama: World Oil Report 1991  

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This paper reports that Texaco signed a contract to explore 1.1 million acres in Blocks 1 and 2, on and offshore the northwestern coast. The firm has not revealed any plans beyond conducting a preliminary analysis. No drilling was reported last year. Switzerland-based Idria Oil and Gas, which drilled and abandoned three offshore wells with oil and gas shows in 1989, the it has no plans for 1991. However, the firm the it may drill three wells in 1992.

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1991-08-01T23:59:59.000Z

357

Caribbean Coasts, Panama to Belize  

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The continental divide in Central America is generally closer to the Pacific, so that the longer streams drain to the Caribbean Sea. A high rainfall (5–6 m/year), notably during hurricanes, yields a large river d...

Anja Scheffers; Tony Browne

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Possibilities of electricity generation in the Republic of Croatia by means of geothermal energy  

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In the Republic of Croatia there are some medium temperature geothermal sources by means of which it is possible to produce electricity. However, only recently concrete initiatives for the construction of geothermal power plants have been started. Consequently, the paper provides proposals of the possible cycles for the Republic of Croatia. On the example of the most prospective geothermal source in the Republic of Croatia detailed analysis for the proposed energy conversion cycles is performed: for Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) and Kalina cycle. On the basis of analysis results both the most suitable cycle for selected and for other geothermal sources in the Republic of Croatia are proposed. It is ORC which in case of the most prospective geothermal source in the Republic of Croatia has better both the thermal efficiency (the First Law efficiency) and the exergetic efficiency (the Second Law efficiency): 14.1% vs. 10.6% and 52% vs. 44%. The ORC gives net power of 5270 kW with mass flow rate 80.13 kg/s, while the Kalina cycle gives net power of 3949 kW with mass flow rate 35.717 kg/s.

Z. Guzovi?; D. Lon?ar; N. Ferdelji

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic (2nd edition): checklist update, taxonomic diversity and invasion patterns  

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Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic (2nd edition): checklist update, taxonomic): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic (2nd edition): checklist update, taxonomic diversity and invasion patterns. ­ Preslia 84: 155­255. A complete list of all alien taxa ever recorded in the flora

Kratochvíl, Lukas

360

Post-partum depression in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: Validation of a concept using a mixed-methods  

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Post-partum depression in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo: Validation of a concept using Agency for International Development (USAID), Democratic Republic of Congo 5 Department of International of Congo, by adapting and validating standard screening instruments. methods Using qualitative interviewing

Scharfstein, Daniel

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SIGNIFICANT LINKAGE DISEQUILIBRIUM AND HIGH GENETIC DIVERSITY IN A POPULATION OF PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM FROM AN AREA (REPUBLIC OF  

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FALCIPARUM FROM AN AREA (REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO) HIGHLY ENDEMIC FOR MALARIA P. DURAND, Y. MICHALAKIS, S of the Congo) and compared with a cosmopolitan sample of 21 isolates collected from different countries living in Pointe Noire, Republic of the Congo and characterized P. falciparum isolates at 28 micro

362

CfRN-Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative  

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CfRN-Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative CfRN-Dominican Republic-Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Name Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities Agency/Company /Organization Coalition for Rainforest Nations Focus Area Economic Development Topics Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Resource Type Presentation, Guide/manual Website http://www.rainforestcoalition Country Dominican Republic UN Region Caribbean References Fast-Track Development of Transformative Climate-Compatible Development Plans and Building of Regional and Local Capacities[1]

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Republic of Kosovo-Supporting RBEC Transition to Low-Emission Development |  

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Republic of Kosovo-Supporting RBEC Transition to Low-Emission Development Republic of Kosovo-Supporting RBEC Transition to Low-Emission Development Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Kosovo-Supporting RBEC Transition to Low-Emission Development Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UNDP Bratislava Regional Center Partner Interministerial committees headed by the national focal point on climate change Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy, Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Buildings, Economic Development, Greenhouse Gas, Industry, People and Policy, Transportation Topics Background analysis, Baseline projection, Co-benefits assessment, Low emission development planning, -LEDS Website http://europeandcis.undp.org/e Program Start 2010 Program End 2012

364

Republic of Macedonia-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner  

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Republic of Macedonia-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Republic of Macedonia-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Jump to: navigation, search Name Republic of Macedonia-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Partner Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Planning, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Industry Sector Climate, Energy, Water Focus Area Renewable Energy, Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Economic Development, Goods and Materials, Industry, People and Policy, Water Conservation Topics Background analysis, Co-benefits assessment, - Environmental and Biodiversity, - Health, - Macroeconomic, Finance, GHG inventory, Implementation, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, -NAMA, -Roadmap, -TNA, Market analysis, Pathways analysis, Policies/deployment programs, Resource assessment, Technology characterizations

365

Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Climate Change Capacity Building  

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Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Climate Change Capacity Building Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Climate Change Capacity Building Program Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Climate Change Capacity Building Program Agency/Company /Organization The European Union (EU), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Partner Multiple Ministries Sector Climate, Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Buildings, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Geothermal, Greenhouse Gas, Industry, Land Use, Offsets and Certificates, People and Policy, Solar, Transportation, Water Power, Wind Topics Background analysis, Baseline projection, Co-benefits assessment, - Energy Access, - Environmental and Biodiversity, GHG inventory, Implementation, Low emission development planning, -LEDS, -NAMA, -Roadmap, -TNA, Policies/deployment programs, Resource assessment

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Amphibians and reptiles of Nouabale-Ndoki National Park, Republic of Congo Rheinbach,20 August 2007 ISSN 0036-3375149-164343SALAMANDRA  

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149 Amphibians and reptiles of Nouabale-Ndoki National Park, Republic of Congo Rheinbach,20 AugustGesellschaftfürHerpetologieundTerrarienkundee.V.(DGHT) The amphibians and reptiles of Nouabale-Ndoki National Park, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville) Kate Jackson & David along the southern edge of Nouabale-Ndoki National Park in the Republic of Congo, which comprises

Jackson, Kate

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Czech Republic-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production  

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Page Page Edit with form History Facebook icon Twitter icon » Czech Republic-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Jump to: navigation, search Name Czech Republic-Joint Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) in Developing and Transition Countries Agency/Company /Organization United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Partner Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Planning, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Industry Sector Climate, Energy, Water Focus Area Renewable Energy, Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Economic Development, Goods and Materials, Industry, People and Policy, Water Conservation

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Defenseless against an enemy: the history of epidemics, disease and medicine in the Republic of Texas  

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settled in the reqion until late in the republic period; thus, there were few settlers to get sick or to report on 19 health conditions. In the early 1840's. as more and more people settled in the western region, the diseases which had previously... seemed typical only of the lowlands now appeared in the newly oc- cupied region. It was exciting times for those who lived in Texas during the republic period . The young nation was deve loping and solving many of its problems. Unfortunately, health...

Depew, Diane Kay

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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SMART WATER GRID INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2013 12-14 November 2013, Incheon, Republic of Korea  

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SMART WATER GRID INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2013 12-14 November 2013, Incheon, Republic of Korea SMART WATER GRIDS AND NETWORK VULNERABILITY Pierre Y. Julien1 and Olga A. Martyusheva2 1 Professor, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80521-1372, USA Keywords: Energy Conservation; Smart Water Grid

Julien, Pierre Y.

370

Scientific and technical assistance to the Republic of Belarus in the wake of the Chernobyl accident  

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Observations are presented in this paper from a visit to the Republic of Belarus after the Chernobyl accident. The trip was part of the Volunteers in Overseas Cooperative Assistance (VOCA) program. The primary focus of the paper is on environmental issues and the impact on agriculture. This overview discusses pertinent technical, social, and economic issues, and provides recommendations for continued international assistance. 4 refs.

Stanley, N.W.

1996-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

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FISHES OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR,. CENTRAL By SAMUEL F. HILDEBRAND  

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FISHES OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR,. CENTRAL AMERICA By SAMUEL F. HILDEBRAND Ichthyologist, U. S-Descriptive catalogue of the fishes occurring in the fresh waters of El Salvador _ Characinidre, _ Astyanax fasciatus INTRODUCTION This report is based upon collections made in EI Salvador during the last half of January

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Sehun Jeong1, JunbeomYoo2, Sungdeok Cha1 1Korea University, Republic of Korea  

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, Republic of Korea VIS Analyzer: Visual Assistant forVISVerification and Analysis *Photo was taken at Real #12;KNICS Project · Development of software for nuclear power plant reactor protection system (2000 techniques when feasible to demonstrate high reliability · Domain experts should NOT be left alone

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THE STATUS OF SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION IN THE REPUBLIC OF JEANNE A . MORTIMER  

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THE STATUS OF SEA TURTLE CONSERVATION IN THE REPUBLIC OF SEYCHELLES JEANNE A . MORTIMER JOHN COLLI E CHARLES MBIND O ABSTRACT Both green turtles (Chelonia mydas) and hawksbills (Eretmochelys imbricata) nest throughout the Seychelles islands. Green turtles nest predominantly in the southern islands

Prestwich, Ken

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Water Use and Sustainability in La Altagracia, Dominican Republic Caitlin Grady  

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Water Use and Sustainability in La Altagracia, Dominican Republic By Caitlin Grady Tamim Younos Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF REU) program Grant No.0649070, the Virginia Water Resources as necessarily representing the official policies, either expressed or implied, of the Virginia Water Resources

Beex, A. A. "Louis"

375

National human resource development in the developing world: the Republic of Kazakhstan  

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The purpose of this study was two-fold. The first was to explore, describe and define the emerging construct of Human Resource Development (HRD) in the Republic of Kazakhstan (RKZ). The second was to examine specific national contexts and associated...

Kenzhegaranova, Madina

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

376

Energy and development in Central America. Volume I: Regional assessment. Final report October 1979-February 1980  

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This report presents an energy assessment of six Central American countries - Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama - to assist these countries in defining, planning, and meeting energy requirements implicit in their economic and social development goals and also to assist the U.S. Agency for International Development and other development organizations in defining energy programs in Central America.

Park, W.; Neves, C.; Trehan, R.; Ackerman, E.; Gallagher, W.

1980-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy and development in Central America. Volume II: Country assessments. Final report October 1979-February 1980  

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This report presents an energy assessment of six Central American countries - Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama - to assist these countries in defining, planning, and meeting energy requirements implicit in their economic and social development goals and also to assist the U.S. Agency for International Development and other development organizations in defining energy programs in Central America.

Park, W.; Neves, C.; Trehan, R.; Ackerman, E.; Gallagher, W.

1980-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Energy and development in Central America. Volume I: regional assessment  

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This report presents an energy assessment of six Central American countries - Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama - to assist these countries in defining, planning, and meeting energy requirements implicit in their economic and social development goals and also to assist the U.S. Agency for International Development and other development organizations in defining energy programs in Central America.

Park, W.; Neves, C.; Trehan, R.; Ackerman, E.; Gallagher, W.

1980-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Assessment of Mangrove Carbon Stocks in Cameroon, Gabon, the Republic of Congo (RoC) and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Including their Potential for Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+)  

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We present results of the field assessment using a total of fifteen 0.1 ha mangrove permanent sample plots (PSPs) in four selected countries in Central Africa, including: Cameroon, Gabon, Republic of Congo and De...

Gordon N. Ajonina; James Kairo…

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building  

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Page Page Edit with form History Facebook icon Twitter icon » Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building Programme (LECBP) Jump to: navigation, search Name Democratic Republic of Congo-EU-UNDP Low Emission Capacity Building Programme (LECBP) Agency/Company /Organization The European Union (EU), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), Australian Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency (DCCEE), Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) Partner Multiple Ministries Sector Climate Focus Area Renewable Energy, Non-renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Buildings, Economic Development, Energy Efficiency, Forestry, Geothermal, Goods and Materials, Greenhouse Gas, Industry, Land Use, Offsets and Certificates, People and Policy, Solar, Transportation, Water Power, Wind

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381

Microsoft Word - CX-Colville-Republic-Maintenance-FY13_WEB.docx  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

REPLY TO ATTN OF: KEPR-4 SUBJECT: Environmental Clearance Memorandum Terry Kugler Lineman Foreman III - TFSF-Bell Proposed Action: Routine maintenance on the Colville-Republic No. 1 transmission line PP&A Project No.: 2,139 Categorical Exclusion Applied (from Subpart D, 10 C.F.R. Part 1021): B1.3 Routine maintenance Location: Ferry and Stevens counties, Washington; Bonneville Power Administration's (BPA) Bell District Proposed by: BPA Description of the Proposed Action: BPA proposes to replace deteriorating wood pole towers and associated components (e.g. cross arms, insulators, guy anchors, etc.) along its Colville- Republic No. 1, 115-kilovolt transmission line in Ferry and Stevens counties, Washington. This

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Republic of Korea Reduction of Financing Barriers for Energy Savings Performance Contracts  

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This paper discusses the findings developed for strengthening the role of performance contracting in improving energy efficiency in the Republic of Korea. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sponsored development of this paper by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), as a part of the Korean-U.S. Climate Technology Partnerships (CTP) program. The results and recommendations outlined in this paper together with other efforts are designed to assist other countries striving to improve their efficient use of energy.

Howard, D. L.

2005-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

383

Fatal Chromobacterium violaceum Bacteremia in Rural Bandundu, Democratic Republic of the Congo  

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Abstract We describe the first case of bacteremia due to Chromobacterium violaceum in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This diagnosis was made in an apparently healthy adult who was admitted in a rural hospital of the province of Bandundu with a severe community-acquired sepsis. The patient develop multi-organ failure and died, being to our knowledge the first reported fatal case in an adult in Africa

Emmanuel Bottieau; Deby Mukendi; Jean-Roger Kalo; Alain Mpanya; Pascal Lutumba; Barbara Barbé; François Chappuis; Octavie Lunguya; Marleen Boelaert; Jan Jacobs

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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A review of "Jesuit Science and the Republic of Letters." by Mordechai Feingold ed.  

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Science and the Republic of Letters. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2003. xi + 483 pp. $50.00. Review by DAVID A. SALOMON, BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY. This collection of eleven essays looks at the role of science in the Society of Jesus, focusing...? works ended up on the Index of Prohibited Books in 1663. The antagonism between the Jesuits and Descartes only escalated, and eventually, Ariew writes, ?some Jesuits became enemies of Cartesian philosophy and science? (182). Alfredo Dinis reports...

David A. Salomon

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Total All Countries Exports of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products by  

U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Indexed Site

Destination: Total All Countries Afghanistan Albania Algeria Andora Angola Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahama Islands Bahrain Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burma Bermuda Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cayman Islands Chad Chile China Colombia Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Kinshasa) Costa Rica Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djbouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France French Guiana French Pacific Islands Gabon Georgia, Republic of Germany Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Guinea Guyana Haiti Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Ivory Coast Jamaica Japan Jordon Kazakhstan Kenya Korea, South Korea, North Kyrgyzstan Kutubu Kuwait Latvia Lebanon Liberia Libya Lithuania Macau S.A.R. Macedonia Madagascar Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia, Federated States of Midway Islands Moldova Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nepal Netherlands Netherlands/Antilles New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Papau New Guinea Paracel Islands Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Qatar Romania Russia St. Kitts and Nevis St. Lucia St. Pierre and Miquelon St. Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia and Montenegro Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Soloman Islands South Africa Spain Spratly Islands Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Taiwan Tanzania Thailand Tonga Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Vietnam Virgin Islands (British) Virgin Islands (U.S.) Yemen Yugoslavia Zambia Period-Unit: Monthly-Thousand Barrels Monthly-Thousand Barrels per Day Annual-Thousand Barrels Annual-Thousand Barrels per Day

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Total Net Imports of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products into the U.S.  

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Country: Total All Countries Persian Gulf OPEC Algeria Angola Ecuador Iran Iraq Kuwait Libya Nigeria Qatar Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Venezuela Non OPEC Afghanistan Albania Andora Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burma Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cayman Islands Chad Chile China Colombia Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Kinshasa) Cook Islands Costa Rica Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djbouti Dominica Dominican Republic Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Ethiopia Eritrea Estonia Fiji Finland France French Pacific Islands French Guiana Gabon Georgia, Republic of Germany Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Guinea Guyana Haiti Honduras Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Ireland Israel Italy Ivory Coast Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Korea, South Kutubu Kyrgyzstan Latvia Lebanon Liberia Lithuania Macau S.A.R. Macedonia Madagascar Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia, Federated States of Midway Islands Moldova Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Namibia Nepal Netherlands Netherlands Antilles New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Niue Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Papau New Guinea Paracel Islands Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Romania Russia St. Kitts and Nevis St. Lucia St. Pierre and Miquelon St. Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Senegal Serbia and Montenegro Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia South Africa Spain Spratly Islands Sri Lanka Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Taiwan Tanzania Thailand Togo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Vietnam Virgin Islands (British) Virgin Islands (U.S.) Yemen Yugoslavia Other Non OPEC Period-Unit: Monthly-Thousand Barrels per Day Annual-Thousand Barrels per Day

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Chapter 5 - Mineralogy of Burning-Coal Waste Piles in Collieries of the Czech Republic  

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Abstract Due to long-lasting tradition of coal mining and industrial history on the territory of Czech Republic, significant amount of waste piles of various ages and scales occur. Many of them, along with scarce occurrences of naturally burned coal measures, spontaneously ignited and subsequently, served as a source of diverse assemblage of newly formed minerals – products of pyrometamorphism, alteration, and sublimation. Several new minerals associated with combustion metamorphism were first described from the Czech Republic: tschermigite (1853), rosickýite (1931), letovicite (1932), kratochvílite (1937), kladnoite (1942), koktaite (1948), and rostite (1979). This chapter mainly focuses on two most famous localities, both situated to the Carboniferous sedimentary basins: Kladno Coal District in Central Bohemia near the capital Prague and Radvanice at Trutnov in Eastern Bohemia, close to border with Poland. These two localities, which were studied in detail, provided nearly 100 recently formed minerals and unnamed compounds. Sulfur and As–S efflorescence nucleated around a high-temperature coal-fire gas vent in Radvanice, Czech Republic. Photo by Vladimír Žá?ek, 1994.

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Memorandum of Understanding between US Department of Energy and the Public Agency for Radioactive Waste Management of the Republic of Hungary  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE))

Memorandum of Understanding between US Department of Energy and the Public Agency for Radioactive Waste Management of the Republic of Hungary for information exchange relating to operation of...

389

Nicaragua SBA Micro-Enterprise Summer 2010  

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by studying systems that integrate wastewater treatment, constructed wetlands, and renewable energy. At Green/colleges, professional organizations, civic groups, and congregations to support NGO partners and rural communities

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ArchiveofSID Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran 18(2): 139-149 (2007) http://jsciences.ut.ac.ir  

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ArchiveofSID Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran 18(2): 139-149 (2007) http the Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary in Southwestern Iran B. Darvishzad,1,* E. Ghasemi-Nejad,2 S. Ghourchaei,2 and G of Iran 2 Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, University of Tehran, Tehran, Islamic Republic

Keller, Gerta

391

Habitat specificity and diversity of tree species in an African wet tropical forest  

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. Chuyong · David Kenfack · Kyle E. Harms · Duncan W. Thomas · Richard Condit · Liza S. Comita Received: 9 Institute, Apdo. 2072, Balboa, Republic of Panama L. S. Comita National Center for Ecological Analysis

Harms, Kyle E.

392

Influence of kernel size on the presence of Aspergillus flavus, aflatoxin content and moisture content in Dominican Republic grown peanuts  

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, Aflatoxin Content and Moisture Content in Dominican Republic Grown Peanuts (Auqust, 1969) Teodoro Herrera-Perez, B. S. Ingeniero Agronomo, Escuela Superior de Agricultura "Antonio Narro". Directed by: Dr. David W. Rosberg. Incidence oi As..., Dominican Republic for provid- ing the friendly environment which made this work and my stay in this c ountry !!rore enjoyable. I a!r d e;:!Iy ir d; bt-. d Lo Dr. Rafael Nirabal Roclriguc z and Nr. Tais Crouch for their friendsnip and help which fa- ci1...

Herrera-Perez, Teodoro

1969-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

393

An assessment of infrastructure needs and project opportunities in the coal fired subsector of the former Soviet bloc republics  

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At the request of Congress, the US Agency for International Development (AID) funded an assessment of the infrastructure needs of countries in the former Soviet bloc, consisting of the republics of Central and Eastern Europe, and Baltic States, the Newly Independent States (NIS), and Mongolia. This paper presents a summary of the finding submitted to AID`s Office of Capital Projects and Engineering. It describes the current status and outlook of the thermal electric infrastructure in the region and points to capital project opportunities for US products and services. The specific republics studied are listed.

Peterson, E. [Agency for International Development, Washington, DC (United States); Guerra, C. [Burns and Roe Co., Oradell, NJ (United States); Huber, D. [Burns and Roe Services Corp., Fairfax, VA (United States)

1994-12-31T23:59:59.000Z

394

Solar energy potential atlas for planning energy system off-grid electrification in the Republic of Djibouti  

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1 Solar energy potential atlas for planning energy system off-grid electrification in the Republic solar resource can therefore be an interesting mean to produce energy where it is consumed. The aimWh/m². Furthermore, the solar radiation reaching Djibouti corresponded to 20 000 times the total yearly energy

Boyer, Edmond

395

Description of a new octoploid frog species (Anura: Pipidae: Xenopus) from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with a  

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of the Congo, with a discussion of the biogeography of African clawed frogs in the Albertine Rift B. J. Evans1´mocratique du Congo 4 Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA Keywords (Xenopus) from the Lendu Plateau in the northern Albertine Rift of eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo

Kelley, Darcy B.

396

The Panama Canal: It's all about connectivity  

Annual Energy Outlook 2012 (EIA)

Lake 90% Expanded Canal begins operations Expansion Program progress 76% Bidding and contracting Execution Specifications and design Baseline* Baseline Baseline Beginning of...

397

Changuinola peat deposit of northwest Panama  

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We studied the economics of generating electricity in a 30-MW power plant using peat as a fuel. We calculated the breakeven point; that is, the point at which the cost of producing electricity from a coal- or an oil-fueled facility was equal to the cost of producing electricity from a peat-fueled facility, both a fluidized-bed and a conventional suspension boiler and for wet-mined and milled peat production. In the base case, the price range for oil was assumed to be $0.09 to $0.108 per liter, and the price range for coal was assumed to be $35 to $42 per metric ton. Parametric studies were done varying the capacity factor, real cost of money, and the mining costs. The parametric studies indicate that a peat-fueled plant can remain competitive with an oil-fueled plant when each of the parameters, considered separately, have the following values: (1) capacity factor greater than 65%; (2) real cost of money less than 9%; and (3) actual peat mining cost, not exceeding the estimated cost by more than 25%. 9 refs., 15 figs., 8 tabs.

Thayer, G.R.; Williamson, K.D. Jr.; Ramirez, A.

1990-09-01T23:59:59.000Z

398

TRANSPORT OF MARINE PLANKTON THROUGH THE PANAMA ...  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

NOTES AND COMMENT. 387 will additionally be heated by terrestrial. REFERENCES heat flow giving rise to convection currents,. CAPART, A. 1952. Le milieu ...

399

Survey of airborne mold flora in Panama  

Science Journals Connector (OSTI)

A survey of the airborne fungi was carried out for one year. Petri plates containing Sabouraud's medium were exposed, eight times monthly, at each of six collection sites. A total of 3306 colonies were recovered.

Robert L. Taylor; Archibald W. Mc Fadden

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Two Long-Term Instrumental Climatic Data Bases of the People's Republic of  

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9 9 DOI: 10.3334/CDIAC/cli.ndp039 Two Long-Term Instrumental Climatic Data Bases of the People's Republic of China (1997) Download the Data and ASCII Documentation files of NDP-039 Download View, download, or print PDF documentation of NDP-039 Contributed by Tao Shiyan, Fu Congbin, Zeng Zhaomei, Zhang Qingyun Institute of Atmospheric Physics Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China Prepared by D. P. Kaiser (d9k@ornl.gov) Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge, Tennessee Environmental Sciences Division Publication No. 4699 Date Published: September 1997 Prepared for the Environmental Sciences Division Office of Biological and Environmental Research U.S. Department of Energy Budget Activity Number KP 12 04 01 0 Prepared by the

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Stock option fraud detection and an analysis for its reasons: Arabic Republic of Egypt case  

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This paper investigates how stock option turned from an incentive for good management to a tool of management fraud. The objective of this paper is accomplished through studying the stock option phenomenon in the Arab Republic of Egypt (ARE). Stock option grants data are obtained from all firms that have stock option grants and listed in the Egyptian stock market. The empirical study covers the period from 2006 through 2009. Detecting stock option fraud and distinguishing between control and fraud firms was done through calculating the cumulative abnormal returns before and after stock option grants. Results of this research reveal that the incidence of stock option fraud is higher in unscheduled option grants compared to scheduled ones. These results strongly support that the reason of stock option fraud in ARE is dating games rather than news announcements manipulation.

Zakia M. Alaa Eldeen; Ahmed F. Elbayoumi

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

402

Planning the reconstruction of the electric power system in the Republic of Georgia  

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The Government of the Republic of Georgia and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) agreed, in January 1998, to carry out a study to identify and prioritize technical and financial requirements for the rehabilitation and development of Georgia`s electric power sector. The primary objective of the study was to assist the Georgian Government to define an appropriate capital investment plan for the sector through the year 2010. A secondary objective of the study was to transfer technology to power system planning to Georgian professionals engaged in the business of electricity supply. Burns and Roe together with a team of Georgian and US experts were charged with determining the least-cost options for meeting the electricity demand during the study period. The study took into account strategic needs for energy independence and environmental compliance, along with the need to reestablish reliable electric service throughout the country.

Fecho, T.R. [AEP Resources Service Co., Columbus, OH (United States); Howell, B.M.; Margvelashvili, M.; Tuckhorn, D.D. [Burns and Roe Enterprises, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA (United States); Kreczko, A. [ICF Kaiser, Fairfax, VA (United States)

1999-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

403

Analysis of the factors and the roles of HRD in organizational learning styles as identified by key informants at selected corporations in the Republic of Korea  

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organization. Organizational learning style, therefore, is an important research topic for the field of HRD (human resource development). This study had four primary purposes, which were germane to the corporations in the Republic of Korea: 1) to identify...

Jeong, Jinchul

2005-08-29T23:59:59.000Z

404

Picking up the bill - improving health-care utilisation in the Democratic Republic of Congo through user fee subsidisation: a before and after study  

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User fees have been shown to constitute a major barrier to the utilisation of health-care, particularly in low-income countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Importantly, such barriers can le...

Rishma Maini; Rafael Van den Bergh; Johan van Griensven…

2014-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

405

Exrending "Protection for Sale" with Heterogeneous Sectoral Political Organization  

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Welfare and Regressions 95 Panama’s Government WeightedWeighted Population Welfare Panama’s Trade Openness versusPopulation Welfare . . 100 Panama’s Intertemporal Government

Baden, Robert Brian

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

406

Social construction of cervical cancer screening among women in Panama City, Panama.  

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??To learn how to address health issues specific to Hispanic cultures in an effort to address health disparities, learning from cultural aspects that affect health… (more)

Calvo, Arlene

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

407

Ticks species (Ixodida) in the Summit Municipal Park and adjacent areas, Panama City, Panama  

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From September 2007 to September 2009, we studied the species of ticks present in the Summit Municipal Park. Ticks were extracted from zoo animals, free-living wild mammals and reptiles trapped, dead mammals o...

Sergio E. Bermúdez C.; Roberto J. Miranda C.…

2010-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

408

Experiences in the field of radioactive materials seizures in the Czech Republic  

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In recent years, the amount of radioactive materials seizures (captured radioactive materials) has been rising. It was above all due to newly installed detection facilities that were able to check metallic scrap during its collection in scrap yards or on the entrance to iron-mills, checking municipal waste upon entrance to municipal disposal sites, even incineration plants, or through checking vehicles going through the borders of the Czech Republic. Most cases bore a relationship to secondary raw materials or they were connected to the application of machines and installations made from contaminated metallic materials. However, in accordance to our experience, the number of cases of seizures of materials and devices containing radioactive sources used in the public domain was lower, but not negligible, in the municipal storage yards or incineration plants. Atomic Act No. 18/1997 Coll. will apply to everybody who provides activities leading to exposure, mandatory assurance as high radiation safety as risk of the endangering of life, personal health and environment is as low as reasonably achievable in according to social and economic aspects. Hence, attention on the examination of all cases of the radioactive material seizure based on detection facilities alarm or reasonably grounds suspicion arising from the other information is important. Therefore, a service carried out by group of workers who ensure assessment of captured radioactive materials and eventual retrieval of radioactive sources from the municipal waste has come into existence in the Nuclear Research Institute Rez plc. This service has covered also transport, storage, processing and disposal of found radioactive sources. This service has arisen especially for municipal disposal sites, but later on even other companies took advantage of this service like incineration plants, the State Office for Nuclear Safety, etc. Our experience in the field of ensuring assessment of captured radioactive materials and eventual retrieval of radioactive sources will be presented in the paper. (authors)

Svoboda, Karel; Podlaha, Josef; Sir, David; Mudra, Josef [Nuclear Research Institute Rez plc (Czech Republic)

2007-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

409

Energy demand and supply, energy policies, and energy security in the Republic of Korea  

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The Republic of Korea (ROK) has enjoyed rapid economic growth and development over the last 30 years. Rapid increases in energy use—especially petroleum, natural gas, and electricity, and especially in the industrial and transport sectors—have fueled the ROK's economic growth, but with limited fossil fuel resources of its own, the result has been that the ROK is almost entirely dependent on energy imports. The article that follows summarizes the recent trends in the ROK energy sector, including trends in energy demand and supply, and trends in economic, demographic, and other activities that underlie trends in energy use. The ROK has been experiencing drastic changes in its energy system, mainly induced by industrial, supply security, and environmental concerns, and energy policies in the ROK have evolved over the years to address such challenges through measures such as privatization of energy-sector activities, emphases on enhancing energy security through development of energy efficiency, nuclear power, and renewable energy, and a related focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The assembly of a model for evaluating energy futures in the ROK (ROK2010 LEAP) is described, and results of several policy-based scenarios focused on different levels of nuclear energy utilization are described, and their impacts on of energy supply and demand in the ROK through the year 2030 are explored, along with their implications for national energy security and long-term policy plans. Nuclear power continues to hold a crucial position in the ROK's energy policy, but aggressive expansion of nuclear power alone, even if possible given post-Fukushima global concerns, will not be sufficient to attain the ROK's “green economy” and greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.

Hoseok Kim; Eui-soon Shin; Woo-jin Chung

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

410

Two long-term instrumental climatic data bases of the People`s Republic of China  

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Two long-term instrumental data bases containing meteorological observations from the People`s Republic of China (PRC) are described. These data sets were compiled in accordance with a joint research agreement signed by the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the PRC Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on August 19, 1987. CAS has provided records from 265 stations, partitioned into networks of 60 and 205 stations which each provide good geographical coverage of the PRC. The 60-station network data contain monthly measurements of barometric pressure, air temperature, precipitation amount, relative humidity, sunshine duration, cloud amount, wind direction and speed, and number of days with snow cover. Detailed station histories are presented for all 60 stations. The 205-station network data contain monthly mean temperatures and monthly precipitation totals; however, station histories are not currently available. Sixteen stations from these data sets (13 from the 60-station, 3 from the 205-station) have temperature and/or precipitation records which begin prior to 1900, whereas the remaining stations began observing in the early to mid 1900s. Records from the 262 stations extend through 1988; the remaining three station records extend through the early 1980s. These data can be used in defining regional climate changes, establishing relationships between regional and large-scale climates, and in studying the climatic impacts of urbanization and increased concentrations of greenhouse gases. Additional uses could include examining impacts of periodic events such as volcanic eruptions or the El Nino/Southern Oscillation (ENSO). These data sets represent the most comprehensive, long-term instrumental Chinese climate data presently available.

Kaiser, D.P.

1991-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

411

Two long-term instrumental climatic data bases of the People's Republic of China  

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Two long-term instrumental data bases containing meteorological observations from the People's Republic of China (PRC) are described. These data sets were compiled in accordance with a joint research agreement signed by the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the PRC Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) on August 19, 1987. CAS has provided records from 265 stations, partitioned into networks of 60 and 205 stations which each provide good geographical coverage of the PRC. The 60-station network data contain monthly measurements of barometric pressure, air temperature, precipitation amount, relative humidity, sunshine duration, cloud amount, wind direction and speed, and number of days with snow cover. Detailed station histories are presented for all 60 stations. The 205-station network data contain monthly mean temperatures and monthly precipitation totals; however, station histories are not currently available. Sixteen stations from these data sets (13 from the 60-station, 3 from the 205-station) have temperature and/or precipitation records which begin prior to 1900, whereas the remaining stations began observing in the early to mid 1900s. Records from the 262 stations extend through 1988; the remaining three station records extend through the early 1980s. These data can be used in defining regional climate changes, establishing relationships between regional and large-scale climates, and in studying the climatic impacts of urbanization and increased concentrations of greenhouse gases. Additional uses could include examining impacts of periodic events such as volcanic eruptions or the El Nino/Southern Oscillation (ENSO). These data sets represent the most comprehensive, long-term instrumental Chinese climate data presently available.

Kaiser, D.P.

1991-11-01T23:59:59.000Z

412

Design, development and deployment of public service photovoltaic power/load systems for the Gabonese Republic. Final report  

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Five different types of public service photovoltaic power/load systems installed in the Gabonese Republic are discussed. The village settings, the systems, performance results and some problems encountered are described. Most of the systems performed well, but some of the systems had problems due to failure of components or installation errors. The project was reasonably successful in collecting and reporting data for system performance evaluation that will be useful for guiding officials and system designers involved in village power applications in developing countries.

Kaszeta, W.J.

1987-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

413

Coal upgrading program for Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic: Task 8.3. Topical report, October 1994--August 1995  

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Coal has been a major energy source in the Czech Republic given its large coal reserves, especially brown coal and lignite (almost 4000 million metric tons) and smaller reserves of hard, mainly bituminous, coal (over 800 million tons). Political changes since 1989 have led to the reassessment of the role of coal in the future economy as increasing environmental regulations affect the use of the high-sulfur and high-ash brown coal and lignite as well as the high-ash hard coal. Already, the production of brown coal has declined from 87 million metric tons per year in 1989 to 67 million metric tons in 1993 and is projected to decrease further to 50 million metric tons per year of brown coal by the year 2000. As a means of effectively utilizing its indigenous coal resources, the Czech Republic is upgrading various technologies, and these are available at different stages of development, demonstration, and commercialization. The purpose of this review is to provide a database of information on applicable technologies that reduce the impact of gaseous (SO{sub 2}, NO{sub x}, volatile organic compounds) and particulate emissions from the combustion of coal in district and residential heating systems.

Young, B.C.; Musich, M.A.

1995-10-01T23:59:59.000Z

414

Indo-German (CSIR BMBF) Joint Call for Proposals 2013 Within the agreement of Indo-German cooperation in S&T of 1974, Federal Republic  

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-German cooperation in S&T of 1974, Federal Republic of Germany, defining cooperation in Science and Technology of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, New Delhi to SMEs and to a limited extent. German industries are asked to see the German call text for further

Jayaram, Bhyravabotla

415

''A far more formidable task'': the 101st Airborne Division's pacification of Thua Thien Province, Republic of Vietnam, 1968-1972  

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This thesis seeks to identify, describe, and analyze the tactics used by the 101st Airborne Division in the pacification of the Republic of Vietnam's Thua Thien province from 1968 to 1972. Despite the larger calamity of the Vietnam War, the 101st...

Werkheiser, Edwin Brooks, II

2006-10-30T23:59:59.000Z

416

Towards democratic consolidation in Africa? A look at the 28 November 2011 elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo  

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On 18 February 2006, President Joseph Kabila promulgated a new constitution for the Democratic Republic of Congo. This constitution was approved by referendum on 18-19 December 2005. It provides for a democratic state based on respect for the rule of law and the organisation of multiparty, free and fair elections. The 28 November 2011 elections were the second elections held under this constitution after the ones that took place in July 2006. This paper is based on the assumption that although democracy requires the holding of elections, the two concepts are not synonymous. Against this background, it critically reflects on the 28 November 2011 elections in Congo, the legislative framework that governed these elections, the results and the different reactions. It concludes that they were not free and fair and stresses the conditions for elections leading to democratic consolidation in this country and the rest of the African continent.

Mpfariseni Budeli; Andre Mbata B. Mangu

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

417

Caribbean basin framework, 3: Southern Central America and Colombian basin  

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The authors recognize three basin-forming periods in southern Central America (Panama, Costa Rica, southern Nicaragua) that they attempt to correlate with events in the Colombian basin (Bowland, 1984): (1) Early-Late Cretaceous island arc formation and growth of the Central American island arc and Late Cretaceous formation of the Colombian basin oceanic plateau. During latest Cretaceous time, pelagic carbonate sediments blanketed the Central American island arc in Panama and Costa Rica and elevated blocks on the Colombian basin oceanic plateau; (2) middle Eocene-middle Miocene island arc uplift and erosion. During this interval, influx of distal terrigenous turbidites in most areas of Panama, Costa Rica, and the Colombian basin marks the uplift and erosion of the Central American island arc. In the Colombian basin, turbidites fill in basement relief and accumulate to thicknesses up to 2 km in the deepest part of the basin. In Costa Rica, sedimentation was concentrated in fore-arc (Terraba) and back-arc (El Limon) basins; (3) late Miocene-Recent accelerated uplift and erosion of segments of the Central American arc. Influx of proximal terrigenous turbidites and alluvial fans in most areas of Panama, Costa Rica, and the Colombian basin marks collision of the Panama arc with the South American continent (late Miocene early Pliocene) and collision of the Cocos Ridge with the Costa Rican arc (late Pleistocene). The Cocos Ridge collision inverted the Terraba and El Limon basins. The Panama arc collision produced northeast-striking left-lateral strike-slip faults and fault-related basins throughout Panama as Panama moved northwest over the Colombian basin.

Kolarsky, R.A.; Mann, P. (Univ. of Texas, Austin (United States))

1991-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

418

Nonradiating sources, the Aharonov-Bohm effect, and the question of measurability of electromagnetic potentials  

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, Technological University of Panama, Panama City, Panama. Copyright 2002 by the American Geophysical Union. 0048

Ziolkowski, Richard W.

419

Geranoyl-CoA Carboxylase: A Novel Biotin-Containing Enzyme in Plants  

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Present address: University of Panama, Panama City, Panama. 4 To whom correspondence should be addressed

Wurtele, Eve Syrkin

420

Essays on Spatial Development  

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Bananas, Railroads, and Panama Disease . . . . .The Gros Michel and Panama Disease . . . . . . . . . . .Distance) Panama Disease . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Rothenberg, Alexander David

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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421

EA-1977: Acceptance and Disposition of Used Nuclear Fuel Containing U.S.-Origin Highly Enriched Uranium from the Federal Republic of Germany  

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This environmental assessment (EA) will evaluate the potential environmental impacts of a DOE proposal to accept used nuclear fuel from the Federal Republic of Germany at DOE’s Savannah River Site (SRS) for processing and disposition. This used nuclear fuel is composed of kernels containing thorium and U.S.-origin highly enriched uranium (HEU) embedded in small graphite spheres that were irradiated in nuclear reactors used for research and development purposes.

422

A NOVEL DNA-BASED MICROFLUORIMETRIC METHOD TO EVALUATE ANTIMALARIAL DRUG ACTIVITY  

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Tecnología, Ciudad del Saber, Clayton, Panama; Laboratorio de Productos Naturales, Universidad de Panama, Panama City, Panama; Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Ancon, Panama; Department of Biology

Coley, Phyllis

423

Mantle wedge hydration in Nicaragua from local earthquake tomography  

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......Gonzalez V., DeShon H. R., Protti J. M., Dorman...2002GL015409. Noll P. D. Jr , Newsom H. E., Leeman...Oleskevich D. A. , Hyndman R. D., Wang K., 1999...Protti M. , Guendel F., McNally K., 1995. Correlation...309-326. Quintero R. , Guendel F. 2000......

A. Nilay Dinc; Wolfgang Rabbel; Ernst R. Flueh; Waldo Taylor

424

SBA Micro-Enterprise in Nicaragua International Field Experience  

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in the Social Innovation Incubator (Center for Global Leadership in Sustainability, School of Business

425

Designing policies for reducing future emissions of greenhouse gases in the People`s Republic of China  

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The People`s Republic of China has recognized the importance of climate change concerns and has signed the Climate Change Convention formulated at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development. China is now beginning the process of developing an appropriate response strategy for climate change. Several projects have been initiated that deal with various aspects of global climate change. The Asian Development Bank is assisting the Chinese Government in this endeavor by providing technical assistance under an agreement signed in August 1992. The Bank selected a team of international consultants, coordinated by the East-West Center in Hawaii and including Argonne National Laboratory and Japanese scientists, to work closely with Chinese scientists to develop information that would contribute to a national response strategy. The Chinese research team is led by scientists from Tsinghua University and includes specialists from a number of research institutes and government agencies, all under the aegis of the State Science and Technology Commission. This paper presents results from the study concerning the interrelationship between economic growth, energy use, and carbon dioxide emissions in China. The study shows that, despite rapid improvements in energy efficiency and development of nonfossil-fuel energy sources, it will be difficult to prevent a two- to three-fold increase in carbon dioxide emissions between 1990 and 2050.

Streets, D.G. [Argonne National Lab., IL (United States); Jiankun, H.; Zongxin, W. [Tsinghua Univ., Beijing (China). Inst. of Nuclear Energy Technology; Siddiqi, T.A. [East-West Center, Honolulu, HI (United States)

1994-04-01T23:59:59.000Z

426

Noise impact assessment by utilizing noise map and GIS: A case study in the city of Chungju, Republic of Korea  

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In this study, a scheme to develop a noise map and noise impact assessment method using GIS has been suggested. After developing a road-traffic noise map for the city of Chungju, Republic of Korea, noise impact assessment was performed through analyzing the map. A 3-dimensional terrain model was generated using digital maps and building models were prepared using the information from draft and digital maps. To develop a noise evaluation model, a noise-source map for each road was generated. The noise levels at 25 locations close to roads were measured and compared with the expected noise levels to verify the developed noise map. An excess noise map was generated by comparing the road-traffic noise map with a noise-standard map. Using the excess noise map, the areas exceeding environmental noise standards were effectively evaluated through a GIS space analysis. The 3-dimensional facade noise map was generated to calculate the number of people exposed to a certain noise level.

Joon Hee Ko; Seo Il Chang; Byung Chan Lee

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

427

Dispossession, displacement and resistance: Artisanal miners in a gold concession in South-Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo  

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Abstract This article reports on an empirical study of the relationship between artisanal and industrial mining at the Twangiza gold concession in South Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The setting is a post-conflict context where artisanal mining activities have supported livelihoods for several decades, but where the arrival of a multinational company, with explicit backing from the national government, has caused dispossession and displacement and altered local power relations, leaving former artisanal miners with few alternatives for making a living. Although Congolese law recognizes artisanal mining and policies have been proposed to formalize and support this sector, reality is often very different and artisanal miners frequently clash with industrial enterprises. This article argues that, in order to understand the dynamics underlying these clashes, closer attention needs to be paid to the practices and discourses of the artisanal miners themselves: how do they conceptualize notions such as property, legitimacy and livelihood, and what is their outlook on development? The empirical analysis shows how miners in Twangiza resist dispossession by the multinational corporation in both words and actions.

Sara Geenen

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

428

Microalgal biofilms on common yew needles in relation to anthropogenic air pollution in urban Prague, Czech Republic  

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Abstract Excessive occurrence of microalgae on needles of gymnosperms was reported for the first time in the 1980s from the Scandinavian countries. Since then, it has been repeatedly encountered on needles from various European forest habitats. The abundance of these biofilms has been related to the climatic conditions, such as temperature and precipitation, as well as to the air pollution by nitrogen and sulfur oxides. Urban areas typically have relatively homogenous climates and profound variation in levels of air pollution. Therefore, variation in the occurrence of biofilms in localities within an urban area may be related to local anthropogenic air pollution. We investigated the abundance of biofilms occurring on needles of the common yew (Taxus baccata) in the city of Prague, Czech Republic. The biofilms were composed of algae, fungi and particulate matter. The cover area of the biofilms was marginally explained by a positive influence of short-term maximum atmospheric levels of nitrogen dioxide (NO2). The amounts of the microalgae were also positively influenced by short-term maximum NO2 levels. In addition, high atmospheric levels of particulate matter (PM10) were related to low abundance of algae. The microbial biofilms growing on widely cultivated conifers, such as the common yew, form one of the few commonly occurring natural communities in highly urbanized central areas of temperate European cities. Consequently, we propose that microscopic analysis of biofilms may be used as a rapid and cheap method to collect ecological data. Such data may be used in biomonitoring schemes illustrating the effects of anthropogenic air pollution on natural microcommunities in urban areas.

Radka Nováková; Ji?í Neustupa

2015-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

429

Memorandum of Understanding between the Department of Energy of the United States of America and the National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China Concerning Industrial Energy Efficiency Cooperation  

Energy.gov (U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) Indexed Site

THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND REFORM COMMISSION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA CONCERNING INDUSTRIAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY COOPERATION The Department of Energy of the United States of America (DOE) and the National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China (NDRC), jointly referred to herein as the "Participants"; RECOGNIZING that the development and use of energy are key elements of the economic growth of the United States and the People's Republic of China (PRC); SHARING common serious energy challenges from increasing energy imports and worsening environmental impacts as energy use rises; SHARING the sense of commitment to enhancing energy security through cooperation;

430

An economic analysis of the Philippine Republic's foreign trade in coconut and coconut by-products with emphasis on trade with the United States  

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in part~ fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Nay 196& Wager Subject& kgricultural Economics kN lEQIQGC kNkl ISIS QF THE PHILIPPINE REPUBLIC'6 FQREIGN TRkDE IN CQGONUT kND CCCQNVT NX-PR($1ETS WITH EMPHkSIS QN TRkDE NITH THE CNITED STk... by the expansion of eaport voluxie. Xhie export expansion also enabled the economy to raise pro:iuction of hxme conswnption goods by enablix&g the importation oi' capital goods. 4 In 1959? total foreign trade accounted for 11 percent of net, national procuct...

Aspiras, Rogelio A

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

431

Historical change in coral reef communities in Caribbean Panama  

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chronic oil, heavy metal, and mercury pollution, that haveheavy metals along the Caribbean coast of Central America. Marine Pollution

Cramer, Katie Lynn

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

432

Panama City 2003 Acoustic Coherence Experiments: Environmental Characterization  

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During June 2003 the Naval Research Laboratory conducted a series of acoustic propagation experiments to measure both high (20 to 150 kHz) and low (1 to 10 kHz) frequency spatial and temporal coherence in very shallow water. Environmental data collected to support the acoustic measurements included water column current bottom current sea?surface wave height tide height CTD water column profiles and mid?water time series two?dimensional micro?scale seawater temperature and weather parameters. Wave periods varied from 3 to 7 seconds and wind speeds ranged from 4 to 35 knots throughout the experiment. Temperature and salinity profiles characterized periods when the water column was isovelocity and periods when the water column was stratified with a strong depth dependence of temperature and salinity. Current magnitudes were always less than 25 cm/s. Experimental geometry and methods of environmental data collection are briefly described and environmental conditions and their impact on the propagation environment are emphasized.

Roger Meredith; Robert Fisher; Steve Stanic; Edgar Kennedy; Dexter Malley; Bob Brown

2004-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

433

Environmental influences on skeletal banding in eastern Pacific (Panama) corals  

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The timing of skeletal band formation and concomitant changes in calcification rates and linear skeletal extension were investigated in Pavona...corals growing under two distinct thermal regimes along the Pacific...

Gerard M. Wellington; Peter W. Glynn

1983-05-01T23:59:59.000Z

434

A new Gustavia (Lecythidaceae) from Panama and Colombia  

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Gustavia grandibracteata is newly described and compared withGustavia superba (H.B.K.) Berg, a more common, sympatric species.

Thomas B. Croat; Scott Mori

435

Earth Day 1990: Love-letter to Panama  

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Trade and general press around the world are helped to celebrate Earth Day 1990, April 22. Energy Detente was no exception. In this issue their goodwill message includes a highlight discussion about one developing country which has been felling its beautiful tropical rain forest. This issue also contains the ten principles of the Coalition of Environmentally Responsible Economies (CERES) designed to help investors take environmental sound measures. Also included is: (1) the ED Refining Netback Data Series for the US Gulf and West Coasts, Rotterdam, and Singapore as of April 6, 1990; and (2) the ED Fuel Price/Tax Series for the Western Hemisphere, April 1990 edition. 5 tabs.

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1990-04-20T23:59:59.000Z

436

Bundling ecosystem services in the Panama Canal watershed  

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...through the Gatun spillway for flood control during the rainy season...importance downstream users attach to floods, sedimentation, erosion, or the seasonality...that deforestation amplifies flood risk and severity in the developing world . Glob Change...Conversions ( Westview Press , Boulder, CO ). 33 Sun G ( 2006 ) Potential...

Silvio Simonit; Charles Perrings

2013-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

437

Historical change in coral reef communities in Caribbean Panama  

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utilization of synthetic agrochemicals. The second half ofintroduction of new agrochemicals (Henriques et. al. 1997,Oil pipeline Synthetic agrochemicals Banana disease United

Cramer, Katie Lynn

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

438

Energy and development in Central America. Volume II. country assesments  

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This volume presents a country-by-country energy assessment of six Central American countries: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. For each country it includes an assessment of geographic, social, and economic aspects of energy development, an assessment of energy resources, current and projected energy use, potential strategies for energy development, and finally recommendations to USAID for the orientation of its energy development programs. Each country assessment is supplemented with a summary of energy R and D activities and a description of each country's energy-related institutions.

Park, W.; Neves, C.; Trehan, R.; Ackerman, E.; Gallagher, W.

1980-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

439

US EPA Landfill Methane Outreach Program | Open Energy Information  

Open Energy Info (EERE)

Landfill Methane Outreach Program Landfill Methane Outreach Program Jump to: navigation, search Name US EPA Landfill Methane Outreach Program Agency/Company /Organization United States Environmental Protection Agency Sector Energy, Land Focus Area Biomass Topics Policies/deployment programs, Resource assessment, Background analysis Resource Type Software/modeling tools, Workshop Website http://www.epa.gov/lmop/intern Country China, Ecuador, Mexico, Philippines, Thailand, Ukraine, Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama Eastern Asia, South America, Central America, South-Eastern Asia, South-Eastern Asia, Eastern Europe, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America References LMOP[1]

440

Conclusions and recommendations of the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Energy Conservation Seminar, Alajuela, Costa Rica, January 14-17, 1985  

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Reports were given on active energy-conservation projects in the region (Barbados, Jamaica, Central American region and Panama, Peru, Ecuador, the Dominican Republic, and Costa Rica). In addition, there were presentations on energy auditing, fuel substitution, and financing energy conservation. Although the seminar concentrated on the industrial sector, it also explored opportunities for energy-efficiency improvements in the building and transportation sectors.

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1985-03-29T23:59:59.000Z

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Resources and resourcefulness: Roles, opportunities and risks for women working at artisanal mines in South Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo  

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Abstract Two dominant narratives have characterized the conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC): (1) the horrific abuse of women through sexual violence and (2) the use of “conflict minerals” to fuel the fighting. These two advocacy narratives intersect uniquely in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) towns and can lead to flawed understandings of the true dynamics of women's experiences in these contexts. Mining areas are important centers of economic activity for women, but also pose distinct risks. A simplistic portrayal of women's victimization in mining towns suppress discussion of their participation in non-conflict political and social processes. Yet, these processes are among the most important to ensure that women secure opportunities for long-term, substantive engagement in mining activities. This paper draws on systematically collected qualitative data from two territories in South Kivu, Walungu and Kalehe, to examine how women negotiate these complex social and economic mining landscapes in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Their accounts compel a re-examination of development efforts to remove women from the mines altogether, and to look more closely at the measures available to help them realize their legal rights to work safely and fairly in these contexts.

Jocelyn T.D. Kelly; Alexandria King-Close; Rachel Perks

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

442

Memorandum of Understanding between US Department of Energy and the Public Agency for Radioactive Waste Management of the Republic of Hungary  

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between The Department of Energy of the United States of America and The Public Agency for Radioactive Waste Management of the Republic of Hungary for Information Exchange Relating to Operation of Modular Vault Systems for Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel 1. Participants The United States Department of Energy (DOE), a Participant to this Memorandum of Understanding (Memorandum), is the agency responsible for the management of radioactive wastes produced by or in the possession of tla U.S. Government (&mmercial reactor nuclear waste excluded) within the United Stztes, including spent nuclear fuel (SNF). DOE is the owner, operator, and licensee of the Fort St. Vrain (FSV) MVDS and the Hanford Canister Storage Building (CSB). DOE's Idaho Operations Office (DOE-

443

The Euro and the global crises: finding the balance between short term stabilization and forward looking reforms  

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point by noting that, had Panama been part of Europe, thereAustria (a euro member) and Panama were about 60%, implying45% of its GDP, whereas Panama’s only 10%. Thus, Panama’s

Aizenman, Joshua

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

444

Northwestern Charles Deering McCormick University Library Library of Special Collections  

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, in 1909; the 1915 expositions on Panama held in San Diego (Panama-California) and San Francisco (Panama

445

Volume 13, Number 5 Q05001, doi:10.1029/2011GC004016  

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of Geosciences, University of Panama, Panama City, Panama [1] Lava flow mapping is both an essential component

446

Central America and Cuba in the new world order  

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In Central America and the Caribbean, as in many other parts of the world, military institutions are being forced to define new roles for themselves in the post-Cold War era. In recent times, developments throughout the region, including the dismantling of Panama`s military, the downsizing of the armed forces in El Salvador and Nicaragua, a call by the new Honduran president for military reform and renewed peace talks in Guatemala, suggest that the time may be ripe to reinvigorate earlier regional political organizations and to press for a new round of talks to achieve regional arms control. During the 1980s, the ideological struggle between East and West, reignited by the Nicaraguan revolution in 1979, dragged the entire region into conflicts that devastated the isthmus in terms of human lives and economic infrastructure. Indigenous struggles that had developed during the 1970s were suddenly thrust upon the international stage, becoming part of a larger drama between the superpowers. Conflicts in El Salvador, Nicaragua and Guatemala provided impetus for larger armed forces throughout the region. This growth was justified as necessary to defend the state from external intervention and the established order from internal subversion, goals which were seen as complementary.

Smith, W.; Gilbert, L.

1994-03-01T23:59:59.000Z

447

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Energy and the National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China on Cooperation in the Development of Biofuels  

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AGRICULTURE AGRICULTURE AND THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND THE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND REFORM COMMISSION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA ON COOPERATION IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF BIOFUELS The Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) of the United States of America, acting jointly, and the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of the People's Republic of China, hereinafter the "Participants", Acknowledging that developing fuels that utilize biomass resources is an important way to significantly reduce fossil fuel consumption, promote the agricultural sector, and support rural development, Recognizing the important role played by other government entities in both countries in the area of biofuels development, and the benefits expected from their potential

448

The United States of America and the People`s Republic of China experts report on integrated gasification combined-cycle technology (IGCC)  

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A report written by the leading US and Chinese experts in Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) power plants, intended for high level decision makers, may greatly accelerate the development of an IGCC demonstration project in the People`s Republic of China (PRC). The potential market for IGCC systems in China and the competitiveness of IGCC technology with other clean coal options for China have been analyzed in the report. Such information will be useful not only to the Chinese government but also to US vendors and companies. The goal of this report is to analyze the energy supply structure of China, China`s energy and environmental protection demand, and the potential market in China in order to make a justified and reasonable assessment on feasibility of the transfer of US Clean Coal Technologies to China. The Expert Report was developed and written by the joint US/PRC IGCC experts and will be presented to the State Planning Commission (SPC) by the President of the CAS to ensure consideration of the importance of IGCC for future PRC power production.

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1996-12-01T23:59:59.000Z

449

The overexploitation and illegal trade of Prunus africana in the protected areas in the light of international environmental law (a case study of the Democratic Republic of Congo)  

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The increasing demand in natural resources for various reasons has driven humanity to unsustainable consumption of natural capital. Meanwhile, the emerging concept of 'sustainability', which emphasises on the intersection and balance between economy, society and environment, is becoming a gospel. The Brundtland report defines sustainable development as ''development, which meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs'' (Brundtland, 1987). Hence, two ethical elements have been drawn: the intra-generational justice or equity and the inter-generational justice. The latter element of the inter-generational justice, which links with the concern for future generations, is a key point in international environmental law. Therefore, this study will cover the overexploitation and illegal trade of Prunus africana in Virunga and Kahuzi-Biega national parks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the legal framework which regulates the preservation and trade of wild flora and fauna under the convention on International trade in endangered species of wild flora and fauna (CITES) from 1996-2009.

Freddy Tshibundu Shamwana

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

450

Vulnerability factors for malnutrition among people living with HIV under antiretroviral treatment in an outpatient clinic: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo  

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AbstractBackground Significant progress has been made in the fight against HIV/AIDS across the world. However, in sub-Saharan countries, there remain numerous obstacles to achieving treatment goals. The aim of this study was to identify factors underlying vulnerability to malnutrition among people living with HIV (PLWHIV) under antiretroviral treatment (ART) in resource-limited settings. Methods A cross-sectional study was carried out in May 2010 in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Baseline characteristics of PLWHIV were analyzed, and statistical analyses were performed in order to compare proportions of low weight, low mid-upper arm circumference, and low body mass index. Further analyses were performed to compare means of anthropometric characteristics according to sociodemographic, socioeconomic, and clinical characteristics. Multiple regression analyses were used to assess vulnerability determinants for malnutrition following adjustment. Results We identified specific sociodemographic characteristics, socioeconomic level and clinical characteristics (i.e. autonomous activity, appetite, asthenia level, and HIV clinical stage) that were significantly associated with malnutrition in PLWHIV. Conclusions Determining factors underlying vulnerability to malnutrition may be helpful to health providers in poor income settings for more effectively target patient interventions.

K. Tshingani; C. Schirvel; H. Mukumbi; S. Ngambwe; M. Wilmet-Dramaix

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

451

Use of the K ppen-Trewartha Climate Classification to Evaluate Climatic Refugia in Statistically Derived Ecoregions for the People's Republic of China  

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Changes in climate as projected by state-of-the-art climate models are likely to result in novel combinations of climate and topo-edaphic factors that will have substantial impacts on the distribution and persistence of natural vegetation and animal species. We have used multivariate techniques to quantify some of these changes; the method employed was the Multivariate Spatio-Temporal Clustering (MSTC) algorithm. We used the MSTC to quantitatively define ecoregions for the People s Republic of China for historical and projected future climates. Using the K ppen Trewartha classification system we were able to quantify some of the temperature and precipitation relationships of the ecoregions. We then tested the hypothesis that impacts to environments will be lower for ecoregions that retain their approximate geographic locations. Our results showed that climate in 2050, as projected from anthropogenic forcings using the Hadley Centre HadCM3 general circulation model, were sufficient to create novel environmental conditions even where ecoregions remained spatially stable; cluster number was found to be of paramount importance in detecting novelty. Continental-scale analyses are generally able to locate potentially static ecoregions but they may be insufficient to define the position of those reserves at a grid cell-by-grid cell basis.

Baker, Barry [Nature Conservancy, The; Diaz, Henry [NOAA ESRL and CIRES; HargroveJr., William Walter [USDA Forest Service; Hoffman, Forrest M [ORNL

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

452

POLICIES&INFORMATION TABLE OF CONTENTS  

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University Organization .......................... 14 Panama City Campus ........................... 14 ....................................... 16 FSU--Panama ...................................... 17 Center for Professional Development

Hull, Elaine

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Table of ConTenTs University Calendar ......................................4  

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...........................14 Panama City Campus..........................14 Colleges FSU--Panama ....................................17 Academic and Professional Program Services

Hull, Elaine

454

IEA participating countries Czech Republic  

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-encompassing annual studies of oil, natural gas, coal, electricity and renewables are indispensable tools for energy, journalist or student will have at his or her fingertips the annual Canadian production of coal, the electricity consumption in Thailand, the price of diesel oil in Spain and thousands of other useful energy

Schrijver, Karel

455

Impressions on Chinas Popular Republic  

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Le D.G. Jentschke présente le Prof.Yang, née en 1922 en Chine où il a aussi fait ses études; il parle de ses impressions en Chine (p.e. mariage etc....) avec présentation des dias

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2011-04-25T23:59:59.000Z

456

Archæology in the Congo Republic  

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... THE Institut des Pares Nationaux du Congo et du Ruanda-Urundi has recently published Part 6 of Exploration du Pare National Albert ... de Braucourt. Pp. 34 + 47 planches. (Bruxelles: Institut des Pares Nationaux du Congo et du Ruanda-Urundi, 1961.)) Most of this considerable work is occupied by ...

1962-03-31T23:59:59.000Z

457

The Issue of Poverty alleviation and response to climate change in Nicaragua.  

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??Climate change, caused primarily by industrialised countries is already causing life threatening affects around the globe and constitutes a tremendous threat to developing countries like… (more)

Gylling, Anja Charlotte

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

458

Soil phosphorus status and fertilizer use in select agricutural soils in Nicaragua  

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A survey of small, medium and large Nicaraguan producers indicated a heavy reliance on imported complete fertilizer. Analysis of soils sampled from the large-scale commercial producers found low P retention in the lowland heavy clay soils...

Niemeyer, Patrick G

2001-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

459

Soil erosion and conservation as affcted by land use and land tenure, El Pital Watershed, Nicaragua  

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. This trend is associated with increased fragmentation of farms associated with the agrarian reform activities of the 1980's, during which many of the large land-holdings were confiscated and redistributed to many peasant families. Also the increasing...

Somarriba-Chang, Matilde de los Angeles

1997-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

460

Observations and Modeling of the August 27, 2012 Earthquake and Tsunami affecting El Salvador and Nicaragua  

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Observations and Modeling of the August 27, 2012 Earthquake and Tsunami affecting El Salvador Mw = 7.3 earthquake occurred off the coast of El Salvador and generated surprisingly large local Salvador and northern Nicara- gua. The tsunami reached a maximum height of *6 m with inundation of up

Lynett, Patrick

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From Resource Management to Political Activism: Civil Society Participation in Nicaragua's Rural Water Governance  

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between the water and environmental management of ruralin local water management and environmental stewardship. Asenvironmental and social implications of CAPS-led water management

Romano, Sarah T.

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

462

From Resource Management to Political Activism: Civil Society Participation in Nicaragua's Rural Water Governance  

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in local water management and environmental stewardship. Asand environmental challenges that accompany water managementenvironmental and social implications of CAPS-led water management

Romano, Sarah T.

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

463

Exploration of Potential Reservoir Hosts and Vectors of Leishmania in Nicaragua  

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.......................................................................................................... 45 Study areas within the Pacific plains region ....................................................... 48 Study areas within the central highlands region.................................................. 49 Study areas within the Atlantic... lowland plains region........................................ 50 Rodent trapping ................................................................................................... 52 Tissue collection...

Raymond, Russell Wayne

2009-05-15T23:59:59.000Z

464

Will Nicaragua's Interoceanic Canal Result in an Environmental Catastrophe for Central America?  

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to lacustrine eco-services, including crop irrigation, fishing, live- stock production and tourism. Furthermore in depth, through an area riddled by seismically active fault lines. The building of a mega canal through changes in natural populations and threaten the extinction of aquatic plants and fish

Alvarez, Pedro J.

465

GENETIC STRUCTURE AND BIODEMOGRAPHY OF THE RAMA AMERINDIANS FROM THE SOUTHERN CARIBBEAN COAST OF NICARAGUA  

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(Barker 2007; Weir et al. 2009 ). In turn, the central volcanic spine, the major geographical feature dividing the Pacific and Caribbean regions, functioned as a barrier for marine species and isolated human populations, animals, and plants (Barrantes... et al. 1990; Coates et al. 2003; Cooke 2005; Cropp and Boinski 2000; Janzen 1983; Rains 1997). The separation of the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean by the Central American Isthmus is also responsible for differences in climate and marine...

Baldi Salas, Norberto Francisco

2013-05-31T23:59:59.000Z

466

A Cinematic Dialogue between Nicaragua and Costa Rica: Shaping a Transnational Cinema through Filmic Exchanges  

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day, a secure social and economic future for its residents, thanks in large part to its non-diverse population and its geographic location and topography. Yet another reason why Costa Rica managed to avoid a turbulent post-independence period is what... standstill, instead subject to the dictatorial whims of the Somozas. After Sandino was executed by Somoza’s National Guard in 1934, the U.S. officially adopted a “non-interventionist” policy toward the region, but this was of course a farce, as the Somoza...

Lutsch, Stacy Elaine

2007-07-19T23:59:59.000Z

467

Fault location by radon and mercury detection at an active volcano in Nicaragua  

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... Radon was detected using a sensitive film enclosed in Track Etch Detector Cups which were buried ... -30 days. Analyses of the tracks on the film were performed by the manufacturer. Radon is reported as tracks per mm2 per 30 days (0.91 tracks per mm2 ...

William B. Crenshaw; Stanley N. Williams; Richard E. Stoiber

1982-11-25T23:59:59.000Z

468

The Political Ecology of Food Insecurity in Smallholder Coffee Cooperatives in Northern Nicaragua  

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Food insecurity in smallholder coffee growing communities is recognized as a problem "deserving of a response that reflects its reach" (Caswell 2012, 1). Subject to structural factors including unstable coffee prices, ...

Putnam, Heather Renee

2013-05-31T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - alluvial aquifer nicaragua Sample Search...  

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significant amounts of detrital plant matter... Biogeochemical Dynamics: Controlling Uranium Mobility and Bioremediation in Contaminated ... Source: Cavalli-Sforza, Luigi -...

470

Nicaragua: Accin Mdica Cristiana 8-week minimum and Intermediate Spanish level  

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of health models that are appropriate to the needs of poor, remote, multicultural communities, and a model (nutrition and agricultural sustainability), HIV-AIDS prevention, clean water and sanitation, disaster such as health brigades, developing sanitation projects, potable water, and a variety of nutrition and other

Bushman, Frederic

471

San Cristobal archaeological site, Managua, Nicaragua: site report and preliminary ceramic analysis  

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object. Dr. Bransford identified and thoroughly described three important ceramic types, Luna, Santa Helena and Pal mar, as well as describing 200 vessel burials. In 1882, Dr. Earl Flint of the Peabody Museum defined Chorotega pottery as clearly... to Oviedo. Pottery excavated by Haberland on Omotepe, Luna Polychrome in particular, was not identified as having any northern affiliation, although the language spoken on the Island at the time of the Squire visit was identified as Uto...

Wyss, Sue Bursey

1983-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model | Open  

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Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Jump to: navigation, search Name Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model Agency/Company /Organization World Watch Institute Sector Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy Topics Background analysis, Implementation, Low emission development planning, Policies/deployment programs Website http://www.worldwatch.org/node Country Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America References Low-Carbon Energy for Central America: Building a Regional Model[1] Overview "This project will design a unified low-carbon development strategy for

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OLADE-Central America Climate Change Vulnerability Program | Open Energy  

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OLADE-Central America Climate Change Vulnerability Program OLADE-Central America Climate Change Vulnerability Program Jump to: navigation, search Name OLADE-Central America Climate Change Vulnerability Program Agency/Company /Organization Latin America Energy Organization Partner Ministries of Energy and Energy Enterprises Sector Energy, Land Topics Background analysis Website http://www.olade.org/proyecto_ Program Start 2010 Program End 2011 Country Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America References OLADE Energy and Climate Change Projects[1] OLADE is a Latin American organization working with Central American countries on climate change vulnerability for hydroelectric systems and

474

EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools |  

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EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary Name: US EPA GHG inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools Agency/Company /Organization: United States Environmental Protection Agency Sector: Energy, Land Topics: GHG inventory Resource Type: Dataset, Lessons learned/best practices, Training materials, Software/modeling tools User Interface: Spreadsheet Website: www.epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/ghginventorycapacitybuilding/swtoo Country: Nicaragua, Panama, Guatemala, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Belize Cost: Free Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America Coordinates: 13.7040888°, -89.1814075°

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EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools |  

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EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools EPA-GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools (Redirected from US EPA GHG Inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools) Jump to: navigation, search Tool Summary LAUNCH TOOL Name: US EPA GHG inventory Targeted Data Collection Strategies and Software Tools Agency/Company /Organization: United States Environmental Protection Agency Sector: Energy, Land Topics: GHG inventory Resource Type: Dataset, Lessons learned/best practices, Training materials, Software/modeling tools User Interface: Spreadsheet Website: www.epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/ghginventorycapacitybuilding/swtoo Country: Nicaragua, Panama, Guatemala, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Belize Cost: Free Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America, Central America

476

Agricultural and Resource Economics Update  

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agreements with Colombia and Panama, was negotiated severaltrade agreements with Panama and Colombia, this articlePromotion Agreements with Panama and Colombia Also in this

Lee, Hyunok; Sumner, Daniel A.; Martin, Philip; Hochman, Gal; Rajagopal, Deepak; Zilberman, David

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

477

George Bellows Paints California: A Summer Escape Out West  

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Arts Were Represented at the Panama-Pacific Internationalof the Department of Fine Arts, Panama-Pacific InternationalOfficial Guidebook of the Panama-California Exposition. San

Wallace, Margaret Ann

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

478

High Fertility in the Central American Isthmus: A Risk in Transition (Translation of Spanish Version)  

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Costa Rica, Honduras, and Panama, and for the five stateschanges over time; only in Panama has there been a certaineconomic stratum are low (Panama, 1990) and the proportion

Rodríguez Vignoli, Jorge

2005-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

479

Degradation and recovery of Caribbean coral reefs  

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Coral reef symposium, Panama, June 24-29 1997. W. D.antillarum populations in Panama twenty years following massantillarum populations in Panama twenty years following mass

Paredes, Gustavo Adolfo

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

480

Stories of Identity, Race, and Transnational Experience in the Lives of Asian Latinos in the United States  

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of Diasporic Chinese in Panama,” Amerasia Journal 28, no. 2countries, including Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Brazil.of immigrants in Brazil and Panama through history. Another

Shu, Julia

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Human Remains and the Construction of Race and History, 1897-1945  

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22. Folder 8: Expositions: Panama California Exposition San22. Folder 9: Exposition: Panama-California Exposition 1914-22. Folder 9: Exposition: Panama-California Exposition 1914-

Redman, Samuel James

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

482

Diversification of the Core Bromelioids with a focus on the genus Aechmea: phylogeny, morphology, and climate tolerance  

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2005). Final closure of Panama and the onset of northernclosing of the Isthmus of Panama, based on biostratigraphica new species from Darien, Panama. Journal of the Bromeliad

Sass, Chodon

2011-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

483

Catalog of Otoliths of Select Fishes from the California Current System  

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White barracuda Slender barracuda Panama lightfish NorthernVinciguerra lucetia (Panama lightfish) ID: 1671; MAL: 1.46Vinciguerra lucetia (cont’d) (Panama lightfish) ID: 1677;

Jones, William A; Morales, Mark M

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

484

Democracy and the political ascendancy of broadcast television in Latin America : 1950 through 1970  

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a military dictatorship. / Panama (de la Guardia proceduralTV broadcasting established in Panama was in 1956 by the USNotes/ Sources** Panama – Chiari – PD Robles – PD

Simón, Harry L.

2009-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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4/5/2014 10 ways alternative energyis about to change the waytech gets powered -TechRepublic http://www.techrepublic.com/article/10-ways-alternative-energy-is-about-to-change-the-way-tech-gets-powered/ 1/10  

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to Apple; it owns two solar farms and one fuel-cell farm near its data center in North Carolina4/5/2014 10 ways alternative energyis about to change the waytech gets powered - TechRepublic http://www.techrepublic.com/article/10-ways-alternative-energy-is-about-to-change-the-way-tech-gets-powered/ 1/10 Solar-powered laptops

Chiao, Jung-Chih

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Observatory of Renewable Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean | Open  

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Observatory of Renewable Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean Observatory of Renewable Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean Jump to: navigation, search Logo: Observatory of Renewable Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean Name Observatory of Renewable Energy for Latin America and the Caribbean Agency/Company /Organization Latin America Energy Organization Partner UNIDO Sector Energy Focus Area Renewable Energy, Agriculture, Biomass, Energy Efficiency, Industry, Solar Topics Background analysis, Technology characterizations Resource Type Dataset, Software/modeling tools Website http://www.renenergyobservator Program Start 2009 Country Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay UN Region Caribbean, Central America, South America

487

New Turtles (Chelonia) from the Late Eocene Through Late Miocene of the Panama Canal Basin  

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...UMNH 6480, UF(H) 54199, USNM 46002, USNM 46299, USNM 59934. R. diademata...27: 672a 675. a µ Bocourt F. 1868. Description de quelques...Zoology, 5: 121a 122. a µ Bonin F., Devaux B., and Dupra© A. 2006. Toutes...µ Jackson J. B., Budd A. F., and Coates A. Coates A...

Edwin Cadena; Jason R. Bourque; Aldo F. Rincon; Jonathan I. Bloch; Carlos A. Jaramillo; Bruce J. Macfadden

488

Hunting, Habitat, and Indigenous Settlement Patterns: A Geographic Analysis of Buglé Wildlife Use in Western Panama  

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This dissertation analyzes indigenous wildlife use from a geographic perspective, focusing on the relationships between hunting, habitat, and settlement patterns. Fieldwork took place among five neighboring communities in ...

Smith, Derek Anthony

2003-04-30T23:59:59.000Z

489

New Turtles (Chelonia) from the Late Eocene Through Late Miocene of the Panama Canal Basin  

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...11393. USNM 7252, USNM 8217, USNM 562917. R. areolata: CRI 8318, CRI 2775, CRI 2963, UMNH 6480, UF(H) 54199, USNM 46002, USNM 46299, USNM 59934. R. diademata: CRI 1339, CRI 3656, CRI 3826, CRI 1517, CRI 1476, CRI 1516. R. funerea...

Edwin Cadena; Jason R. Bourque; Aldo F. Rincon; Jonathan I. Bloch; Carlos A. Jaramillo; Bruce J. Macfadden

490

Climatological study of radar echo pictures from Albrook Air Force Base, Panama  

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of the Gulf of San Miguel. The following are areas of minimum radar echo occur- rence over land: l. In the plains south of Aguadulce. 2. Along the northern slope of the mountain range north of Aguadulce. 3. Along the southeast coast. The wet season.... The following are areas of minimum radar echo occur- rance over' land: 1. In the plains south of Aguadulce. 2. Along the mountain ridge north of Aguadulce. 3. Along the north slope of the mountain north of the Gulf of San Miguel. 4. Along the coast south...

Bowen, Christopher

2012-06-07T23:59:59.000Z

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E-Print Network 3.0 - amador county panama Sample Search Results  

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pages 8696 (2007) Summary: Laboratory, Upton, New York 2 Suny, Downstate Medical School, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, New... such illness Amador et al., 1991....

492

Community Interactions In Tropical Forest Restoration And Environmental Governance In The Panama Canal Watershed  

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Applications 20:1255-1269. Comita, L. S. and S. P. Hubbell.Lin and Augspurger, 2006; Comita and Hubbell, 2009). RecentClark and Clark, 1984; Comita and Hubbell, 2009; Gilbert et

Schweizer, Daniella

2012-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Long-Term Sediment Generation Rates for the Upper Rio Chagres Basin: Implications for Panama  

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Chapter 19 Long-Term Sediment Generation Rates for the Upper Rio Chagres Basin: Implications: We measured in situ-produced cosmogenic 10 Be in 17 sand-sized sediment samples (0.25 to 0.85 mm) to estimate the rate and distribution of sediment generation in the upper Chagres watershed over the last 10

Nichols, Kyle K.

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Development of Panama as a logistics hub and the impact on Latin America .  

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??The Panamanian government is executing an aggressive economic growth initiative to transform the country into a regional logistics hub, like Singapore or Dubai. Two elements… (more)

Rivera Virgüez, Myriam Liliana

2010-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Host and elevational specificity of parasitic beetles (Amblyopinus Solsky) (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) in Panama.  

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The literature on staphylinid beetles of the tribe Amblyopinini, all of which are parasitic on Neotropical or Australian mammals, has provided few specifics on the natural history and host relationships of these beetles. ...

Timm, Robert M.; Ashe, James S.

1987-02-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Electrical power systems (Panama). Energy generation and control equipment, July 1991. Export trade information  

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Concerning energy generation equipment, the Panamanian market is supplied entirely by imports, mainly from the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan and Korea. The market is heavily dependent on government purchases, mainly generators and transformers. Imports showed a promising growth of 17% during 1990. Most energy generation and control equipment products are imported as local manufacturing is non existent, with the exception of copper cables.

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1991-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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High exchangeable calcium concentrations in soils on Barro Colorado Island, Panama  

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Abstract The soils on four lithologies (basaltic conglomerates, Bohio; Andesite; volcanoclastic sediments with basaltic agglomerates, Caimito volcanic; foraminiferal limestone, Caimito marine) on Barro Colorado Island (BCI) have high exchangeable Ca concentrations and cation-exchange capacities (CEC) compared to other tropical soils on similar parent material. In the 0–10 cm layer of 24 mineral soils, pH values ranged from 5.7 (Caimito volcanic and Andesite) to 6.5 (Caimito marine), concentrations of exchangeable Ca from 134 mmolc kg? 1 (Caimito volcanic) to 585 mmolc kg? 1 (Caimito marine), and cation exchange capacities from 317 mmolc kg? 1 (Caimito volcanic) to 933 mmolc kg? 1 (Caimito marine). X-ray diffractometry of the fraction < 2 ?m revealed that smectites dominated the clay mineral assemblage in soil except on Caimito volcanic, where kaolinite was the dominant clay mineral. Exchangeable Ca concentrations decreased with increasing soil depth except on Caimito marine. The weathering indices Chemical Index of Alteration (CIA), Plagioclase Index of Alteration (PIA) and Weathering Index of Parker (WIP) determined for five soils on all geological formations, suggested that in contrast to expectation the topsoil (0–10 cm) appeared to be the least and the subsoil (50–70 cm) and saprolite (isomorphically weathered rock in the soil matrix) the most weathered. Additionally, the weathering indices indicated depletion of base cations and enrichment of Al-(hydr)oxides throughout the soil profile. Tree species did not have an effect on soil properties. Impeded leaching and the related occurrence of overland flow seem to be important in determining clay mineralogy. Our results suggest that (i) edaphic conditions favor the formation of smectites on most lithologies resulting in high CEC and thus high retention capacity for Ca and (ii) that there is an external source such as dust or sea spray deposition supplying Ca to the soils.

Tobias Messmer; Helmut Elsenbeer; Wolfgang Wilcke

2014-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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R transfer toS. panama in vitro and in vivo  

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Thein-vitro and thein-vivo transfer frequencies ofE.coli 50 (R1) carrying a phage-restricting R factor, and ofE.coli 71 (R2) carrying a non-restricting R factor, were measured. Thein-vitro transfer frequencies we...

P. A. M. Guinée

1968-01-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Coupled climate impacts of the Drake Passage and the Panama Seaway  

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Tectonically-active gateways between ocean basins have modified ocean circulation over Earth history. Today, the Atlantic and Pacific are directly connected via the Drake Passage, which forms a barrier to the tim...

Simon Yang; Eric Galbraith; Jaime Palter

2014-07-01T23:59:59.000Z

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Prudence in Panama: George H.W. Bush, Noriega, and economic aid, May 1989-May 1990.  

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??In front of the White House press corps, George H. W. Bush stood with Panamanian President Guillermo Endara and proclaimed ??????democracy has been restored,?????? the… (more)

Blanton, Troy Franklin

2007-01-01T23:59:59.000Z