sandspit


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sandspit

[′san‚spit]
(geology)
A spit consisting principally of sand.
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Passage Key is a small sandspit on the north side of Passage Key Inlet, while Bean Point sticks out from Anna Maria on the south.
Joni participated in both welcoming a Syrian family to the Island, and later welcoming Prince William and Kate, along with their children, when they landed in Sandspit on 30 September.
At low tide a sandspit creates two beaches, allowing swimming both sides, although the surf and swell can be strong at times.
To assess the seasonal variation in distribution and abundance of Cerithideopsilla cingulata sampling was conducted during July, October 2002 and January, April 2003, respectively in mangrove stands, at Sandspit backwater.
Under the environmental obligations of its CSR Program, Sui Southern Gas Company organised a "beach cleaning activity" at Sandspit in collaboration with WWF-Pakistan on May 27, 2015.
By the time he landed the Ragged Tooth on the Sheppy Sandspit, the sardines had moved to Umtentwini.
IUCN Pakistan-funded Saving the Endangered Sea Turtles' Project has organized the World Wetlands Day 2015 at Wetland Centre Sandspit Karachi.
Sandspit, for instance, which is 6 m ASL and <1 km from the ocean, experiences an average of 330 frost-free d/y (Canadian Climate Normals 1993).
But a local crew was not available, leaving Williams' friends and family to helplessly watch him suffer, unsuccessfully attempting to revive him as ambulance service from another island, Sandspit, was dispatched--a 20-minute ferry ride away.
La Presidente a lance le programme en se rendant dans les ecoles elementaires des collectivites de Haida Gwaii de Masset, Port Clements, Skidegate et Sandspit, les 19 et 20 novembre.