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(Placename) the westernmost of the Aleutian Islands, off the coast of SW Alaska: largest of the Near Islands
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the westernmost of the Aleutian Islands.
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In contrast to this study Yousafzai [7] published a report showing that significant Cr was accumulated in the gills of Labeo dyocheilus and Wallago attu. In addition to it, other studies also reported that higher concentration of Cr is a usual trend of bioaccumulation in different fishes such as Channa punctatus [39] and Wallago attu [41].
Channa marulius, Mystus seenghala and Wallago attu. These toxicity tests were performed with three length groups (50, 100, 150 mm) of each fish species at constant water temperature (28oC), pH (8) and total hardness (250 mg L-1).
His workers were at Attu Island with Bristol Environmental, running the camp for a cleanup project this year.
The Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU) event was supported by the UAE Table Tennis Association and Dubai Sports Council, and delivered in collaboration with Falcon and Associates.
After Dutch Harbor, the 807th spent time on Alaska's Attu island and then in Hawaii before heading to Okinawa.
This is the memoir of Nick Golodoff, a native of Attu, in the Aleutian Islands.
He was stationed in a little place called Attu Island in the Aleutian Chain.
ISLAMABAD -- Dhoke Attu Wali, a village in Jand tehsil of Attock district, has been lit by solar power, courtesy Pakistan Renewable Energy Society (PRES), a non-profit organization working for the promotion of renewable energy technologies in the country.
(5) Yamamoto's plan included a carrier-based air assault of American naval facilities at Dutch Harbor, Alaska, and occupation of Kiska and Attu, the westernmost islands in the Aleutian chain.
According to a recent press release, the event is being organized by the Mumbai City District Table Tennis Association and is being backed by the Asian Table Tennis Union (ATTU), the Maharashtra State Table Tennis Association (MSTTA) and the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI).
But when he joins a crew of American flyers for a bombing mission and their plane is shot down, he winds up stranded on the island of Attu. Heartbroken over John's disappearance and resolved to find him, Helen signs on with a U.S.O.