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Barito

(bärē`tō), river, c.550 mi (890 km) long, rising in the mountains of central Borneo, Indonesia, and flowing generally S to the Java Sea. Banjarmasin is the head of oceangoing navigation. The wide floodplain of the lower Barito is intensely cultivated and contains one of Indonesia's largest rubber plantations.
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The waters of the Barito River, which winds through the region and would act as the access point to the company's coal, were too shallow for the company to access using conventional transportation methods.
This article explores the identity of the Siang of the upper Barito River, in the present-day Regency of Murung Raya, Central Kalimantan, Indonesia.
The ABBR Coal Project is located in the Murah Teweh district of Central Kalimantan and is 12 kilometers east of the Barito River, the main river coal transportation route for the area.
Delsmania (subgenus of Scleropages) Fowler, 1934: 243 (type species Osteoglossum formosum Muller & Schlegel 1844, type locality Borneo, Barito River, by monotypy and original designation.
The BBM lease covers an area of 19,920 hectares, immediately adjacent to BHP Billiton's Juloi lease, straddling the Barito River and has numerous outcrops of bright coal.
SDM is a contractor for PT Ambang Barito Persada (ABP), which has a dredging and operation rights over the Barito river moth in South Kalimantan.
The Bentian consist of about 3,500 people who live in a relatively remote upriver area of East Kalimantan, dose to the border with Central Kalimantan, and the watershed separating the Mahakam and Barito river systems.
Chong quickly invites me to head to Puruk Cahu, a town of some two thousand people about three hours away, across the Barito River.
The Barito river flows in a north-south direction in close proximity to the Agreement Area and provides navigable water access to the Java Sea.
The most westerly block lies along the eastern flank of the Barito River where some alluvials were identified as being gold bearing.
muelleri) was conducted throughout the headwaters of the Barito River in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia.
The coal stockpile of PT Adaro in Kelani is located on the bank of the Barito river, which is 18 meters deep and 400 meters wide.