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Endangered Species Funding Has Hit Rock Bottom
WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, a powerful
national coalition of religious, scientific and conservation groups
called on the Administration and Congress to better fund endangered
species programs in order to protect our nation's most imperiled
plants, animals and habitat. Expressing "grave alarm" at President
George W. Bush's budget proposal, the Endangered Species Coalition
urged the federal government to adequately fund programs to list
endangered and threatened species and to designate critical
PIMCO Commercial Mortgage Securities
PIMCO Commercial Mortgage Securities Trust, Inc. Announces Annual Shareholder Meeting
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- PIMCO Commercial Mortgage Securities Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PCM), a closed-end investment company investing primarily in commercial mortgage-backed securities, today announced that the Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the Fund will be held at 800 Newport Center Drive, 6th Floor, Newport Beach, California 92660 on April 12, 2001 at 10:00 a.m., Pacific time.
Canaan Energy Corp.
Canaan Energy Corporation Announces Year-End Proved Reserves
OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Canaan Energy Corporation (Nasdaq:KNAN) today announced that the December 31, 2000 proved oil and gas reserves totaled 106 Bcfe, comprised of 95 Bcf of natural gas and 2 million barrels of oil. These quantities include the reserves of eight affiliated limited partnerships and Indian Oil Company, a privately held oil and gas company based in Oklahoma City, all acquired by Canaan in October 2000.
Senate Hearing to Highlight 2001 ASFSA Legislative Action Conference
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sen. Richard Lugar
(R-IN), Chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry
Committee, will convene a hearing on the morning of Tuesday, March
6, to receive the American School Food Service Association (ASFSA)
2001 Legislative Issue Paper and hear from ASFSA President Marilyn
Hurt on the issues of greatest concern to the Association's
Harsco Corporation To Present at Raymond James & Associates Institutional Investor Conference
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that it will be presenting at the Raymond James & Associates 2001 Institutional Investors Conference, being held March 5th - 7th in Orlando, Fla. Making the Harsco presentation will be Derek C. Hathaway, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Salvatore D. Fazzolari, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer. Mr. Hathaway and Mr. Fazzolari will discuss the Company's performance and outlook.
Lowestfare.com Announces Revolutionary Improvement in Shopping for Online Travel
NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2001 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lowestfare.com announced
today that the company is taking one-to-one Consumer Relationship
Management (CRM) to the next level. At the same time, the company
announced that Steve Druckman has been promoted to Vice President
of CRM, and will be responsible for completing the roll-out of one
of the most advanced relationship applications in the e-commerce