Crawling Water Beetle

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Bruce County, Ontario - Hungerford's Crawling Water Beetle
... Bruce County is home to one of the most critically endangered of all insects the Hungerford's crawling water beetle ... In 1986, 42 beetles were identified at a site downstream from a dam there ... An unspecified number of beetles were last recorded in 2001, but surveys in 2002 uncovered no specimens ...
Quicksand
... is a colloid hydrogel consisting of fine granular material (such as sand or silt), clay, and water ... When water in the sand cannot escape, it creates liquefied soil that loses strength and cannot support weight ... Quicksand can be formed in standing water or in upwards flowing water (as from an artesian spring) ...
Synchronized Swimming - History
... At the turn of the 20th century, synchronized swimming was known as water ballet ... of London or Glasgow which were equipped with huge on-stage water tanks for the purpose ... After experimenting with various diving actions and stunts in the water, Katherine Curtis started one of the first water ballet clubs at the University of Chicago, where the team began executing strokes, "tricks," and ...
Saugeen River - Hungerford's Crawling Water Beetle
... critically endangered of all insects the Hungerford's crawling water beetle ... In fact, the only known population of Hungerford's crawling water beetles outside of the United States were discovered near Scone in Bruce County, Ontario ... In 1986, 42 beetles were identified at a site downstream from a dam there ...
Water - In Culture - Literature
... Water is used in literature as a symbol of purification ... Sherlock Holmes held that "From a drop of water, a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other." ...

Famous quotes containing the words beetle, crawling and/or water:

    Ere the bat hath flown
    His cloistered flight, ere to black Hecate’s summons
    The shard-born beetle with his drowsy hums
    Hath rung night’s yawning peal, there shall be done
    A deed of dreadful note.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The wind and the rain, gives this place a gleam that just isn’t natural. And the ground, alive with crawling things, crawling death.
    Edward D. Wood, Jr. (1922–1978)

    What’s water but the generated soul?
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)