blue green


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Noun1.blue green - a blue-green color or pigmentblue green - a blue-green color or pigment; "they painted it a light shade of bluish green"
green, viridity, greenness - green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass
cyan - a primary subtractive color for light; has a blue-green color
Translations
verde bluastro
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Researchers at Newcastle University compared the effectiveness of urban blue green infrastructure such as green roofs, ponds, and water channels with traditional engineering measures such as culverts or flood walls in reducing transport disruption during extreme rainfall events such as the Great Tyneside Flood in 2012.
The cyanobacteria or blue green algae are placed in the anode chamber.
The Environment Agency has carried out tests on the pond water and confirmed that traces of blue green algae had been found in it.
Trichomes 2 [micro]m wide, cells typically isodiametric, pale grey blue to blue green, slightly constricted at the cross walls (Fig.
Despite health concerns caused by blue green algae in Lac Ste.
Although recreational activities can now resume on the lake, both the council and the Environment Agency Wales will continue to monitor the lake as the blue green algae could grow to excess again in suitable conditions.
Blue Green Algae has been detected at Acton Park Lake, in Wrexham.
The United Steelworkers (USW), the Sierra Club, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the Blue Green Alliance, a partnership of the USW and Sierra Club, have launched the national Green Jobs for America campaign.
I'VE heard dogs can get sick from blue green algae by swimming in stagnant water.
A reef fish's visual system, however, typically doesn't pick out fine distinctions in the yellows but is especially sensitive to shades of blue green.
The islands of reeds, measuring more than 2,470 sq ft, will be launched at Engine Pool, one of the Earlswood Lakes near Birmingham, as part of the battle to control blue green algae.
Health Canada has warned consumers that blue green algae products may be contaminated with toxins harmful to the liver and should not be given to children.