Environmental restoration


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Environmental restoration

The act of repairing damage to a site caused by human activity, industry, or natural disasters. The ideal environmental restoration, though rarely achieved, is to restore the site as closely as possible to its natural condition before it was disturbed.
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The two companies will work with KIPP Bayview Academy students and local residents, doing community gardening, plantings and other environmental restoration projects for the San Francisco neighbourhood.
White Environmental Restoration Award, placing it in the Secretary of Defense Environmental Awards competition against the winners from the other DoD components.
This task order, under the AFCEE Worldwide Environmental Remediation Contract, provides for the environmental restoration of twelve sites on the World War II era Air Force Base including several landfills, industrial and vehicle maintenance shops, fueling stations, disposal and burn areas, and the associated soils, groundwater plumes, and drainage areas.
Tetra Tech will be providing environmental engineering support services for the Navys Environmental Restoration Program, also to include the Installation Restoration Program, the Munitions Response Program and for Petroleum, Oils and Lubricants sites.
Environmental Restoration -- DoD has had a large-scale environmental restoration effort underway for nearly two decades and has met required cleanup standards at approximately 72 percent of its current and former defense properties impacted from past defense activities.
of Zurich and Swiss Federal Research Institute) suggests that environmental restoration is not a new concept or practice, but has a long history.
As Cambodia rebuilds after decades of devastating warfare, a key task will be environmental restoration.
Tetra Tech will have to provide environmental engineering support services for the Navys Environmental Restoration Program, including the Installation Restoration Program, the Munitions Response Program, and for Petroleum, Oils, and Lubricants sites.
Furthermore, the funding Edwards receives for environmental restoration cannot be used for removing surface debris, by federal regulation.
AMERICAN FORESTS' Trees Across America program will provide environmental education materials to thousands of teachers and encourage them to raise money to plant trees in environmental restoration projects nationwide.
Tetra Tech will provide architectural-engineering services and technical support for environmental restoration, pollution prevention, compliance, and conservation programs at AETC bases.

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