red snow


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red snow

n.
Snow on which red-pigmented algae have grown, commonly found in Arctic and Alpine regions.
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But the men of Blackburg--men who for many years had lived right there where the red snow fell, and might be supposed to know a good deal about the matter--shook their heads and said something would come of it.
The Met Office ended its rare red snow warning for Wales but issued an ice warning, which is still in place today and could remain in place for parts of Wales tomorrow.
The Met Office issued the red snow warning for an area north of Cardiff which includes Merthyr Tydfil, Pontypridd, Aberdare, Brecon and the busy Heads of the Valleys route through the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Further, a gold seal with the image of Peter, the protagonist in The Snowy Day, in his red snow suit is available to the publisher to affix to copies of the book.
ABSTRACT Both red snow crab (Chionoecetes japonicus Rathbun, 1932) and snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio Fabricius, 1788) are commercially important species in Korea.
The shortlist for the children's award is comprised of Elizabeth Laird's 'Crusade', Ann Kelley's 'The Bower Bird', Marcus Sedgwick's 'Blood Red Snow White', and Meg Rosoff's 'What I Was'.
The crews attributed their boats' stay in the North Korean-administered fishery to time required to recover their baskets to catch red snow crab, the sources said.
At the same meeting, the two countries also agreed to set up a one-month closed season every year from late July for fishing red snow crab, also known as red tanner crab, whose stocks are feared becoming scarce due to recent over-fishing, the officials said.
One must be cautious of red snow in this area, however, because we occasionally get fresh red snow due to soil from dust storms in the Permian "redbeds" in the southern plains.
Riding up and down the street with a red snow shovel balanced over one shoulder.
1 broadcast at the 2004 Shanghai International TV Festival with the presentation of three feature films on the Orient Movie Channel: Red Snow, Warm Winter, and Bichunmoo.