the bactrian camel is the largest mammal in its native range and is the largest living camel. shoulder height is from 180 to 230 cm 5.9 to 7.5 ft , head-and-body length is 225–350 cm 7.38–11.48 ft , and the tail length is 35–55 cm 14–22 in .
privately owned hydroelectric stations. this list includes all grid-connected hydroelectric generating stations not owned by the crown corporation bc hydro.this list includes stations owned and operated by independent power producers as well as by private utilities such as nelson hydro and fortisbc.in some cases, such as lois lake and powell lake, the electricity generated may be used solely .
the plant tolmiea menziesii / t ɒ l ˈ m iː ə m ɛ n ˈ z iː z i. aɪ / is a member of the genus tolmiea.it is known by the common names youth on age, pick-a-back-plant, piggyback plant, and thousand mothers.it is a perennial plant native to the west coast of north america, occurring in northern california, oregon, washington, british columbia and southern alaska.
frangula californica previously classified as rhamnus californica is a species of flowering plant in the buckthorn family native to western north america. it is commonly known as california coffeeberry and california buckthorn . it is native to california, the southwestern united states, and baja california state in mexico.
in 1970 the vancouver foundation, the british columbia provincial government, and the city of vancouver signed an agreement to provide the funding to develop a public garden on part of the old shaughnessy golf course. that garden, vandusen botanical garden, is situated in the shaughnessy neighbourhood of vancouver, british columbia, canada at the north west corner of 37th avenue and oak street. it is named for local lumberman and philanthropist whitford julian vandusen. the botanical garden open
cultivation. tolmiea menziesii is commonly cultivated as an ornamental plant, for use as a house plant or planted as a groundcover in gardens. it requires moisture and does not tolerate much sun or dryness.
this is a mobile miniaturized version of the large stationary batch plant. they are used to provide ready mix concrete utilizing a continuous batching process or metered concrete system. the volumetric mobile mixer is a truck that holds sand, rock, cement, water, fiber, and some add mixtures and color depending on how the batch plant is outfitted.
the plant at bamberton resumed operations in 1921. by 1927 the bamberton plant was producing 3,000 barrels per day and used 40,000 tons of vancouver island coal each year. it was an isolated, self-contained community owned by the company that operated the mill.
sequencing batch reactors sbr or sequential batch reactors are a type of activated sludge process for the treatment of wastewater.sbr reactors treat wastewater such as sewage or output from anaerobic digesters or mechanical biological treatment facilities in batches. oxygen is bubbled through the mixture of wastewater and activated sludge to reduce the organic matter measured as biochemical .
geranium lucidum, commonly known as shining cranesbill or in north america shining geranium or shiny geranium, is a herbaceous annual plant of the genus geranium.it is native to europe, western asia and north africa. it has been introduced to north america as a garden plant and in places, particularly the pacific northwest, has become naturalised and is viewed as an invasive species and .
shane simpson is the current mla for vancouver-hastings in the canadian province of british columbia.he was first elected to the legislative assembly in the 2005 election.. he is a member of the british columbia new democratic party and served as the official opposition critic for the environment from 2005 to 2009. he served as critic for housing, icbc, the bc lottery corporation and the bc .
cannabis in washington relates to a number of legislative, legal, and cultural events surrounding the use of cannabis marijuana, hashish, thc, kief, etc. .on december 6, 2012, washington became the first u.s. state to legalize recreational use of marijuana, second in recreational marijuana sales. the state had previously legalized medical marijuana in 1998.
chemical plants used particularly for commodity chemical and petrochemical manufacture, are located in relatively few manufacturing locations around the world largely due to infrastructural needs. this is less important for speciality or fine chemical batch plants. not all commodity/petrochemicals are produced in any one location but groups of .
central heat distribution ltd. chdl is a private district heating company located at 720 beatty street in vancouver, british columbia, canada that provides heat to the downtown core including the vancouver public library central branch, b.c. place, gm place, queen elizabeth theatre, pacific centre and most major hotel/office/condo towers such as shaw tower via a 10.5 km network of high .
nurseries may supply plants for gardens, agriculture, forestry and conservation biology. some of them specialize in one phase of the process: propagation, growing out, or retail sale; or in one type of plant: e.g., groundcovers, shade plants, or rock garden plants. some produce bulk stock, whether seedlings or grafted, of particular varieties for purposes such as fruit trees for orchards, or timber trees for forestry.
a concrete plant, also known as a batch plant or batching plant or a concrete batching plant, is equipment that combines various ingredients to form concrete. some of these inputs include water, air, admixtures, sand, aggregate rocks, gravel, etc. , fly ash, silica fume, slag, and cement.
italcementi is an italian multinational company, quoted on the borsa italiana, which produces cement, ready-mix concrete and construction aggregates.in 2015, 45% of italcementi was acquired by heidelbergcement, together forming the world's second largest cement producer.
the park & tilford gardens is a 1.5-acre 6,100 m 2 originally 3-acre 12,000 m 2 botanic garden situated in the city of north vancouver, british columbia.the complex, established in 1969 as a community project of canadian park & tilford distilleries ltd., consists of eight separate but interconnected areas.