Pearl River


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Pearl River,

uninc. village (1990 pop. 15,314), Rockland co., SE N.Y., near the N.J. line. It is a residential suburb of New York City, and a computer and telecommunications research and development center.

Pearl River

1. a river in central Mississippi, flowing southwest and south to the Gulf of Mexico. Length: 789 km (490 miles)
2. the English name for the Zhu Jiang
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The Pearl River, that runs through Mississippi and Louisiana, is the largest of the three rivers inhabited by the southeastern blue sucker and has been subject to substantial flow modifications from a mainstem dam, low-head sill, and a navigation channel with multiple closed locks.
Many of those 14 women credited two people with helping women thrive at Pearl River: Rebecca Askew, one of the school's first female leaders, who retired in 2014 as vice president for planning and institutional research, and President William Lewis.
He said that university wants to initiate more joint programmes with the Pearl River Fisheries Research Institute to benefit from the Chinese expertise.
Keywords: Hong Kong, Pearl River Delta, regional integration, sustainable development.
The report details the process of urbanization in ChinaAEs Pearl River Delta as an example of characteristics of the mega-urban landscape.
Kyle Piller at Southeastern Louisiana University in 2013 to apply the emerging technology of Environmental DNA (eDNA) sampling to survey for the pearl darter, as well as other species of concern, within the state's Pearl River basin.
Oil & gas company CNOOC (NYSE:CEO)(SEHK:00883)(TSX:CNU) reported on Monday the start of production from its Wenchang 13-6 oilfield located in Pearl River Mouth Basin.
The 1D model is set up in the Pearl River network and the 3D model is applied in the PRE to investigate the transport of water flow and suspended sediment in the delta.
"At 1 pm, Severe Typhoon Usagi was estimated to be about 300 kilometres east of Hong Kong (near 22.1 degrees north 117.1 degrees east) and is forecast to move west-northwest at about 20 kilometres per hour across the northeastern part of the South China Sea and towards the vicinity of the Pearl River Estuary" the Hong Kong Observatory said in its latest release.
The other eight cities in the Pearl River Delta plan will mean that the new unit will have a total of 42 million inhabitants.
Ameresco, Inc., (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, has signed an Energy Savings Performance Contract with the Pearl River Union Free School District.
Through this IPO, our investors will have the opportunity to participate in the growth story of the Pearl River Delta.