CWC

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AcronymDefinition
CWCChemical Weapons Convention
CWCCricket World Cup
CWCCentral Wyoming College
CWCCardigan Welsh Corgi (dogs)
CWCChild Welfare Committee (India)
CWCCalgary Winter Club (est. 1960; Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
CWCClub World Championship (sports; various organizations)
CWCCentral Water Commission (India)
CWCCommunity Worship Center (various locations)
CWCCalvary Worship Center (Colorado Springs, CO)
CWCCounseling and Wellness Center (various locations)
CWCCold-Water Coral (reefs)
CWCCitrix Web Console
CWCCeylon Workers Congress (Sri Lanka)
CWCCanadian Wood Council (Conseil Canadien du Bois)
CWCCeylon Workers' Congress (trade union; Sri Lanka)
CWCChild Welfare Centre (various organizations)
CWCCitizens Who Care (various locations)
CWCConcerned for Working Children (Bangalore, India)
CWCCongress Working Committee (Indian National Congress party)
CWCCross World Connections (Japan)
CWCCentre for Wireless Communications (University of Waterloo)
CWCConcrete Weight Coating
CWCCanadian Women In Communications
CWCClub World Casinos (online gaming)
CWCComposite Wood Council
CWCCentral Warehousing Corporation
CWCCity of Wolverhampton College (UK)
CWCClongowes Wood College (Ireland)
CWCCold War Kids (band)
CWCCommission on Wartime Contracting (Arlington, VA; est. 2007)
CWCCalifornia Writers Club
CWCCondensed Water Content (atmospheric science)
CWCCommunity Water Company (Green Valley, AZ)
CWCCreative Writing Community (various locations)
CWCCollege Writing Center (various schools)
CWCCouncil for the Welfare of Children (Philippines)
CWCContemporary World Cinema (various organizations)
CWCCommercial Window Cleaning (various locations)
CWCCenter for Western Civilization (University of Colorado)
CWCCommunity Workers Co-operative (Ireland)
CWCCreative Writing Club
CWCCalifornia Walnut Commission
CWCCutewithchris (website)
CWCClass Within a Class
CWCCrazy Woman Creek (Wyoming)
CWCCrosswave Communications, Inc. (Japan)
CWCCampus Writing Center (various schools)
CWCChristian Women's Club
CWCCertified Wound Care
CWCCambridge Water Co. (UK)
CWCComposite Warfare Commander
CWCCenter on Wrongful Convictions
CWCCustomer Web Center
CWCCanandaigua Wine Company (New York)
CWCCollapsible Water Container (US NASA)
CWCCanal Wild Card
CWCCarnegie, Wylie & Company (Australia)
CWCCalifornia Welcome Centers
CWCContingency Water Container
CWCCarlisle Wesleyan Church (Carlisle, PA)
CWCCongressional Wine Caucus
CWCCrimethInc. Ex-Workers' Collective
CWCCampus-Wide Committee (various universities)
CWCCoffee with Conscience
CWCCenterra Wine Company (New York)
CWCCountry Whence Consigned (trade)
CWCCondition-Wash-Condition (long hair cleansing method)
CWCCarolina Wildlife Care
CWCCompact Wavelength Compensator (Zygo Corp.)
CWCCarter-Wegman Counter (data encryption mode)
CWCCentral Works Council (EU: body representing employees of a company with several establishments)
CWCCrowell, Weedon Co. (Los Angeles, CA)
CWCCancer Wellness Center
CWCCalifornia Water Commission
CWCClassic Wing Club
CWCConstant Weight Code
CWCCrosswinds Church (Dublin, California)
CWCCyclotron Wave Converter
CWCConsumers Water Company (USA)
CWCCivilian Welfare Council
CWCCadet Wing Commander (military college cadet MFWIC)
CWCContingency Waste Container (NASA)
CWCCombat Weather Center
CWCChristian Women's Coalition
CWCCleared While Checking
CWCCool Weather Clustering (apiculture)
CWCCentral Wisconsin Christian School
CWCComplex-Valued W-H (Walsh-Hadamard) Codes
CWCCalibrating Work Center
CWCCaribbean Workers Council
CWCChicago Worker’s Collaborative
CWCCentrex Wiring Charge
CWCCass Walleye Classic (fishing contest)
CWCChristian Women Concern (Uganda)
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University College Cork scientists have discovered plastic at the bottom of a deep submarine canyon at 2125m water depth while investigating cold-water coral habitats.
Complicating matters further is the discovery that many oil rigs have nurtured cold-water coral systems and act like 'small offshore islands' supporting marine communities and attracting fish, mammals and seabirds.
These projects range from cold-water coral studies to environmental monitoring, biodiversity research and tsunami warning systems.
Ocean acidification is weakening coral structures in the Caribbean and in cold-water coral reefs found in the deep waters off Scotland and Norway.
The UK's waters house two different types of reef: honeycomb worm reefs, which can be several metres long and up to a metre deep, and cold-water coral reefs which are several kilometres in length and can be up to 8,000 years old.
Acoustic mapping using a multibean echosounder reveals cold-water coral reefs and surrounding habitats.
2009 Calcification of the cold-water coral Lopheliapertusa under ambient and reduced pH.
He added: "These are by far the most pristine, thriving and hence spectacular examples of cold-water coral reefs I've encountered in almost 10 years of study in Irish waters.
Distributional patterns of macro- and megafauna associated with a reef of the cold-water coral Lophelia pertusa on the Swedish west coast.
Part of the reason this is a key piece to understanding the cold-water coral puzzle is that different corals use different forms of calcium carbonate to build their bones and branches.
The pink seafan, a cold-water coral, has suffered damage from numerous activities including fishing practices for many years.
HERMES will also assess the extent of cold-water coral mounds and so-called 'anoxic environments', where creatures live without oxygen in zones of high volcanic activity.