Reclamation


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reclamation

[‚rek·lə′mā·shən]
(civil engineering)
The recovery of land or other natural resource that has been abandoned because of fire, water, or other cause.
Reclaiming dry land by irrigation.

Reclamation

Restoration of materials found in the waste stream to a beneficial use that may be other than the original use.
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We've done more reclamation of mine tailings than anyone in Canada," says Puro.
The continuing reclamation and militarization of disputed territories in these waters if the report and photos from a Washington-based think tank are accurate, this can be taken by the Asean in future discussions.
Oregon Plan Award: Knife River Corporation Northwest is being recognized for their commitment to ensuring long-term stability of a Sweet Home site by protecting endangered fish species through engineering solutions, as well as final reclamation of mined land to fish and wildlife habitat.
The reclamation of parts of the Caticlan shoreline is designed to be part of a P1.
The long-term benefits of the successful establishment of vegetative diversity is exactly what reclamation should look like," added Dave Schwend, general manager of the Spring Creek mine.
The group said reclamation projects in Manila Bay would result in the displacement of fishing communities and the urban poor.
Reclamation Rights under Bankruptcy Code Section 546(c)
A one-day symposium will highlight the geology and mining history of the Marathon area, and include specific talks on innovative reclamation practices, mine site remediation and reclamation issues.
Municipal police deal with permits and when they are shown authorisation they tend to allow reclamation to continue and this is where the problem lies.
As a result, EPA ruled the CISWI standards do not apply to thermal sand reclamation units.
Four licences have been issued by the Manama Municipality for reclamation work in Tubli since July, despite a Royal Decree declaring it a protected zone.
Augusta Resource Corporation (TSX:AZC)(NYSE Amex: AZC), a Canada-based company that explores for base metals, has announced receiving approval for the Rosemont Copper Project Mined Land Reclamation Plan from the Arizona State Mine Inspector in US.