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‘Physical distancing for hoardings must on Marine Drive’

The Times of India 24 Sep 2021
A doctor has taken up cudgels against the proliferation of hoardings on Marine Drive within the listed heritage precinct ... “Marine Drive is like a jewel in the crown of Mumbai and it saddens to see that the authorities are erecting a hoarding barely any distance from an existing one which is also illegal.

Airport, Mumbai-Pune prepaid taxis' fares up

The Times of India 24 Sep 2021
Physical distancing for hoardings must on Marine Drive... Beyond the minimum distance, the fare will change every two kilometres for prepaid taxis operating out of the international and domestic terminals, with a panel headed by former IAS official RC Khatua laying down that ...

Sea lions in Monterey Bay battle return of deadly disease

East Bay Times 21 Sep 2021
The Marine Mammal Center, whose response range spans from Mendocino to San Luis Obispo County, is scrambling to keep up with the influx of patients ... The factors that contribute to this mysterious disease are being investigated by UCLA biologists, and the Marine Mammal Center in a cooperative research project.

Harry Thetford: A little history about one of the most famous helicopters in the world

News & Record 17 Sep 2021
Formed in 1947, Marine Aviation Squadron HMX-1 was the first Marine Corps helicopter squadron. It was tasked to test and evaluate helicopters and how they might have application and purpose for the Marine Corps ... Marine Corps ... Other Marines learn early and never forget — when in hearing distance of a MgySgt — do not mention, “I’m all caught up!”.

25 Jersey Shore spots to visit for glorious ‘local summer’

NJ dot com 17 Sep 2021
There’s marsh and bay and birds, LBI and Atlantic City in the distance, a Rutgers University marine field station (in photo), two rickety one-lane bridges — and an overwhelming sense you’re not in New Jersey anymore ... Try the Mediterranean marinated grilled octopus as an app, then the Oyster Creek Seafood Boil for the main course.

Man sets out on cross-state journey to raise money for a girl fighting cancer

Scottsbluff StarHerald 16 Sep 2021
Christopher Borro. Jim Hickey woke up Wednesday morning with the aim of walking east ... Paishence Hansen was only 3 years old when she was diagnosed with stage IV medulloblastoma ... He saw a “related post” on Facebook and decided to help ... Four years in the Marine Corps, he said, had made him accustomed to walking long distances wearing heavy backpacks ... .

Global smart grid may be key to curbing biodiversity loss, new book says

China Daily 15 Sep 2021
Globally, biodiversity loss can be attributed to five main causes — habitat loss and degradation, over exploitation, climate change, environmental pollution and invasive species ... He said the long distance of oil via marine transportation is also a major contributor to the introduction of invasive species ...