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  March 1999 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
March 1 - One of four bombs detonated in Lusaka, Zambia, destroys the Angolan Embassy.
March 4 - In a military court, Captain Richard Ashby of the United States Marines is acquitted of the charge of reckless flying which resulted in the deaths of twenty skiers in the Italian Alps when his low-flying jet hit a gondola cable.
March 24 - NATO launches air strikes in Federal Republic of Yugoslavia which was refusing to sign a peace treaty.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/March_1999   (567 words)

  
 EO News: In the Headlines Archive March 1999
March 29 — Despite measures to reduce ozone destroying halogens and to protect the ozone layer, global warming may weaken the ozone layer, says a team of German, Swiss, and British scientists.
March 27 — By using high-resolution satellite data of Atlanta, scientists have produced a detailed portrait of Atlanta’s climatic geography.
March 4 — The ice in Greenland glaciers is shrinking by three feet a year.
earthobservatory.nasa.gov /Newsroom/Headlines/1999/199903.html   (350 words)

  
 UNDER ORDERS: War Crimes in Kosovo - 4. March-June 1999: An Overview
The state-organized campaign that began in late March 1999 was nevertheless different in scale and scope than the violence that had occurred in 1998 and early 1999.
In March 1999, the young state of Macedonia, with two million inhabitants, at least 25 percent of whom are ethnic Albanian, was widely perceived as unstable and, at the same time, as a pivotal country for regional stability.
Although Pristina was spared the large-scale killing that occurred to the west in Drenica during the spring of 1999, a large proportion of the city's population was expelled towards Macedonia in the first wave of "ethnic cleansing" in late March and early April 1999.
www.hrw.org /reports/2001/kosovo/undword-03.htm   (14020 words)

  
 March 1999
On March 12 Hans Eichel is chosen to take over the post in April when he leaves office as minister-president of Hessen.
On March 24 former Italian prime minister Romano Prodi is nominated to succeed Santer.
On March 28 President Cubas resigns and is succeeded by the president of the Senate, Luis Ángel González Macchi, who names Walter Bower as interior minister.
rulers.org /1999-03.html   (1297 words)

  
 Headache News: March 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Nearly 5% of the general population were found to suffer from chronic daily headache, according to a study by Spanish researchers reported in the March issue of Headache.
A total of 89 people (80 women, 9 men) meeting the diagnostic criteria for chronic daily headache were identified in a population sample of 1883 residents in Cantabria, Spain.
The study was reported in the March issue of Headache.
www.achenet.org /news/older/031999.php   (913 words)

  
 March 1999 - ASA Footnotes
Manuscripts to be considered must be submitted by October 15, 1999 to: Greer Litton Fox, Families and Crime, Department of Child and Family Studies, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996-1900.
April 8-11, 1999, 28th Annual Conference of COPRED (Consortium on Peace Research, Education, and Development) and the 11th Annual Conference of the Peace Studies Association will be held concurrently at Siena College, Loudonville (Albany), New York.
The next application deadlines are March 1, 1999, and October 1, 1999, for awards to begin January 1, 2000, and July 1, 2000, respectively.
www2.asanet.org /footnotes/previous/fnt0399.html   (3438 words)

  
 March 1999
The 1999 Appropriation Bill for the Department of Interior directs "the Secretary of the Interior, in consultation with appropriate scientific, educational and commercial entities, should develop a report assessing the need for a unified federal policy on the collection, storage and preservation of these fossils...
In addition, the report should evaluate the effectiveness of current methods for storing and preserving fossils collected from public lands." Earlier this month, on behalf of this committee, I wrote the Honorable Bruce Babbitt a letter requesting that the interests of amateur fossil collectors be taken into account in formulation of the report to Congress.
In the Spring of 1999 she will be doing study work on the JOIDES Resolution, the drill ship for the Ocean Drilling Program.
www.amfed.org /n1999_03.htm   (7631 words)

  
 March 1999 Intelligence News
Bin-Ladin Men Reportedly Possess Biological Weapons Ash-Sharq al-Awsat, March 6, 1999 -- Confessions by defendants in the "Albanian Arabs" case, which is being considered by the Egyptian Supreme Military Court at Hykstap Base, northern Cairo, have revealed that elements loyal to Bin-Ladin have obtained germ and biological weapons.
Islamic Jihad 'Confessions' Described Ash-Sharq al-Awsat, March 6, 1999 -- The most controversial point in the confessions of the defendants from the Albanian fundamentalist group was the confirmation that pro-Bin-Ladin elements had obtained germ and biological weapons by post at a cheap price.
U.S. USIA Foreign Media Reaction Report 03 March 1999 -- Commentators in drug-producing and -transit countries and elsewhere judged certification to be a "unilateral," "interventionist" U.S. policy that has been applied "arbitrarily" and that, ultimately, has been "ineffective" in the battle against drugs.
www.fas.org /irp/news/1999/03/index.html   (1793 words)

  
 The Scale March 1999
However, by coming at that time of year he missed the major difference between our forests and those deciduous forests of Europe, say -it was some time later that the point about NZ forests being evergreen finally came up, with regard to the many scale species which overwinter here on the leaves of trees.
I am not sure what their time scale is but it may be on course for publication in 1999.
Notes: [Proceedings of the German Society for General and Applied Entomology, Bayreuth, Germany, 18-22 March 1997.] Olfactometry was used to measure the reactions of 3 coccinellid predators of the cassava pests Phenacoccus manihoti and P.
www.sel.barc.usda.gov /coccoidea/scale1999.htm   (13178 words)

  
 USG: Meeting Minutes - March 1999
Wahlig stated that she is a second-year chemistry major in the Academy and that she has enough college credits to be a junior in college while she is a senior in high school.
While she has been in the Academy at SUWG, she has participated in the marching band, been editor of the newsletter at the Baptist Student Union, participated in many community service activities, engaged in undergraduate research with the chemistry faculty, and coauthored a paper that will be published in June 1999.
At the April 1999 Board meeting, the revised principles would be up for adoption by the Board, and subsequently, the principles will be followed by the creation of specific action items for how to implement them.
www.usg.edu /regents/minutes/1999/mar99.phtml   (18189 words)

  
 Vegetable Gazette - March 1999
The month of March has a few excellent educational opportunities at the county level and I would refer you to the listing of upcoming meetings at the end of the gazette.
Just a reminder that there are several meetings left on the calendar of interest to potato growers: March 3, 1999: Lehigh/ Schuylkill County Potato Growers Meeting; March 4, 1999: Potter County Vegetable and Potato Growers Meeting; March 16, 1999: Erie County Potato and Vegetable Growers Meeting.
The 1999 planting season will soon be on us and we are excited about the opportunities that to be be innovative in our approach to solving problems and we will always strive to better serve the potato growers and potato industry in Pennsylvania.
hortweb.cas.psu.edu /vegcrops/vegetable_gazette/1999/march99.html   (3634 words)

  
 The Voice of Prophecy - UPCOMING BROADCASTS
Tune in for a thrilling week of stories relating how Christians can be involved in a new and completely safe letter-writing ministry sharing "paper sunshine" with inmates.
March 09, 1999 - The Danger of Genius
March 15, 1999 - Plain Truth From the Koran
www.vop.com /previous_broadcasts/1999/march_1999.htm   (649 words)

  
 March 1999
Breaking the Cycle, a federally funded drug abuse intervention program pioneered in Birmingham/Jefferson County by UAB is expanding to two new cities, according to the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
Over sixty percent of UAB’s 1999 School of Medicine graduates will pursue postgraduate residency training in one of the primary care fields.
The degree was awarded on January 21, 1999 at Chiang Mai University (Chiang Mai, Thailand).
main.uab.edu /show.asp?durki=10337   (840 words)

  
 NucNews - March 6, 1999
March 4 - JEFFERSON COUNTY - Preliminary results from an extensive groundwater survey in the Turkey Creek basin show unacceptable levels of nitrates and uranium in some parts of the fast-growing area.
The bug stems from the once-common practice of using only two digits for the year in computer program dates, like 99 for 1999.
That shortcut has the potential, when dates change in 2000, to confuse computers and microchips embedded in machines, causing them to reject data or not work at all.
nucnews.net /nucnews/1999nn/9903nn/990306nn.42.htm   (2970 words)

  
 Historical Newsletter, March 1999 Issue
On June 20, 1999, Fort Laramie National Historic Site, a unit of the National Park Service, will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the arrival of the United States Army and the establishment of the military post.
On June 5, 1999, the Society and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will collaborate to observe the sesquicentennial of the 1874 establishment of Camp (later Fort) Robinson.
March 18: Omaha Corral of Westerners, "Maladies and Medicine in the Frontier West," by Dr. James Wengert.
www.nebraskahistory.org /publish/publicat/newsletr/march99.htm   (2536 words)

  
 IMMIGRANT NUMBERS FOR MARCH 1999
Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; the US Immigration and Naturalization Service reports applicants for adjustment of status.
Not more than 3,500 visas (7% of the 50,000 visa limit) may be provided to immigrants from any one country.
For March, immigrant numbers in the DV category are available to qualified DV-99 applicants chargeable to all regions/eligible countries as follows.
www.rapidimmigration.com /www/bulletin/1999_March_bulletin.htm   (1298 words)

  
 March, 1999
Often can injury is not visible until sometime in March when vines begin to deharden.
Abound was first registered for use on grapes in 1997, but was first introduced and used widely by Ohio grape growers last year (1998).
Sovran (Kresoxim-methyl) produced by BASF and Flint (Trifloxystrobin) produced by Novartis are two new strobilurin fungicides that could be registered for use on grapes within the next year (1999).
www.oardc.ohio-state.edu /grapeweb/vinevan/van0399.htm   (4198 words)

  
 Icycle - March 1999
This `98 ride was deemed by Cycling Utah magazine as the "Road Tour of the Year".
Mark your calendar, April 17, 1999 for this fun ride.
Bring your bike and rollers or stationary trainer and join a group on the eternal road to nowhere.
www.idahocycling.com /newsletters/1999_newsletters/1999_march.html   (1620 words)

  
 NCDC: Climate-Watch, March 1999
Details of this and other global extremes can be found at the following NOAA Special Global Summary for March 1999.
March 1999 Radar Picture of the Month from State College, PA. NWSFO
The Selected U.S. City and State Extremes gives a listing of new records that were set across the U.S. during March 1999.
www.ncdc.noaa.gov /oa/climate/extremes/1999/march/extremes0399.html   (679 words)

  
 Le Monde diplomatique - English edition | March 1999
The assault on the real in January 1999 was the result of a careful sharing out of roles between the IMF and the "investors", whom it allowed to put the finishing touches to the looting of Brazil’s currency reserves.
After the capture of Abdullah Öcalan (Apo), handed over to the Turks in Kenya on 15 February 1999 and transferred to Turkey’s Imrali jail, the Kurds feel scorned and complain "the Kurds have no friends".
For most of them, the PKK leader has been the victim not just of a veritable manhunt, but also a Turkish/American/Israeli "plot" to which the Greek and Kenyan governments have been party.
mondediplo.com /1999/03   (915 words)

  
 March 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Allan TeDesco told me last March that there would be many rewards to balance the amount of time, and he was correct.
ALA's Educational Conference and Exposition is the profession's largest and most comprehensive opportunity for legal administrators, support managers and managing partners from private law firms and corporate and government legal departments to receive the training and continuing education necessary to run an efficient, competitive and profitable law office-no matter the size or specialty.
He noted that the March Board meeting will be the transition meeting where the new officers and new committee chairs take over for the upcoming year.
www.plaa.com /NEWSLTRS/March1999.htm   (5569 words)

  
 Organic Perspectives, March 1999
A wide variety of organic and natural products from around the United States were featured including grains, beans, fresh produce, salad dressings, snack foods, chocolate, dairy products, beverages and cotton products.
In 1998, there were approximately 2,500 farms using or converting to organic farming methods, a twofold increase since 1996, and about 99,000 hectares (245,000 acres) or 3.7% of Danish agricultural area devoted to organic production.
For 1999, as farms and acreage in transition go fully organic, the numbers are expected to climb to 3,300 farms and 150,000 hectares (371,000 acres).
www.fas.usda.gov /htp2/organics/1999/mar99.htm   (1665 words)

  
 March 1999
March, it appears, is very much a book month.
The outbreak of Legionaires (legionellosis) disease this week in the north of Holland (dated the 18th of March) is already archived.
The good news is that (1) Dick and I managed an early get-a-way yesterday evening from the workshop to return to Rotterdam for dinner at the Hotel New York, (2) I managed five hours of sleep last night and (3) it's a beautiful morning this morning.
www.alamut.com /past/9903_mar.html   (6081 words)

  
 California Bar Journal - March 1999
If this is your plight, by the middle of this month you will again have a place to turn to resolve your ethical dilemma.
The State Bar will reopen its ethics hotline (1-800/2-ETHICS) using a portion of the $173 discipline assessment the Supreme Court ordered every active Califor-nia lawyer to pay with their 1999 State Bar dues.
The toll-free number (1-800/843-9053) will be staffed four hours a day by 13 complaint analysts.
www.calbar.ca.gov /calbar/2cbj/99mar/index.htm   (522 words)

  
 March 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
March 2, 1999- ODOT Receives Approval to Widen S. March 3, 1999- Marion's River Valley Schools Soil Sample Results
March 19, 1999- Cleanup of Properties Approved (Cleveland Hopkins Airport Expansion)
March 22, 1999- Multi-Color Corporation Agrees to $100,000 Settlement/A> March 22, 1999- Additional Well Sampling in Stark County by ODNR and OEPA
www.epa.state.oh.us /pic/nr/1999/march.html   (226 words)

  
 March 1999 Feedback
Therefore, like last month, I will be acting as the guest editor for March's feedback.
March 1999 II Book of the Month: Robert T. Pennock's Tower of Babel: The Evidence Against the New Creationism.
One of the first things to trigger the 'hogwash detector', even to someone knowing nothing of the story is the reference allegedly from 'eyewitness' Hill to "The computer stopped and put up a red signal".
www.infidels.org /infidels/feedback/1999/march.html   (5805 words)

  
 Green Building News March 1999
This pre-proposal is due by April 28, 1999.
Low-emmissivity coatings are one big reason for the huge improvement in the energy performance of windows in recent years.
According to an article in the March 1999 issue of Energy Design Update, AFG Industries has introduced a new family of soft-coat, low-e coatings using ultrahard titanium.
oikos.com /news/1999/9903.html   (4529 words)

  
 TALON'S EDGE: March 1999
The 95th meeting of the USS Aquila was held on Saturday February 13, 1999 at the Barnes & Noble bookstore on Mall Road in Florence, KY. The meeting was called to order by the Commanding Officer, Captain Glenna M. Juilfs.
It was decided that we would "play with" the other Marine groups in the area and to contact Dave Woodard of the Camelot.
Tranquility Base 1999: Next meeting will be on March 7 at 5pm at the home of Miriam Lauer.
members.fortunecity.com /kara_dione/9903te.html   (2833 words)

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