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Removing Harmful Heavy Metals from Soil: The Role of Oniscidae in the ecosystem

Often overlooked and underestimated, oniscidae, commonly known as woodlice or pillbugs, are small crustaceans that play a vital role in the ecosystem by removing harmful heavy metals from soil and groundwater. Found in moist environments, oniscidae feed on decaying organic matter. They possess the remarkable ability to accumulate heavy metals, …

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Amenfi West: Amoaku School Grapples with Exam Disruption Amid Heavy Rainfall

The residents of Amuaku in the Wassa Amenfi West Municipality, Western Region, faced unexpected challenges due to a heavy downpour early on Monday, 8th April 2024. The rainfall disrupted ongoing exams at Amuaku M/A Basic School, Samreboi, causing inconvenience and discomfort to students and teachers alike. The rainwater, seeping through …

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