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dry valley

[¦drī ′val·ē]
(geology)
A valley, usually in a chalk or karst type of topography, that has no permanent water course along the valley floor.
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The Dry Valley area where they were taken by helicopter from their camp at McMurdo/Scott Base Station, about 60 miles away, is snow-free although surrounded by ice shelves.
Ecosystems in cold, dry locations on Earth, such as the Antarctic dry valleys, provide examples of how life on early Mars might have survived and where to look for fossils.
With an increased awareness of the importance of water in these Cold Desert soils, some attention has been given to the characteristics of summer soil moisture values and how these vary on a geographic basis within the Dry Valley region (Balks et al.
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BOISE, Idaho, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Washington Group announced today that it has received a five-year contract from Agrium Conda Phosphate Operations to perform mining services at the Dry Valley Phosphate Mine in southeastern Idaho.
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FMC would contribute its manufacturing sites located in Carteret, NJ; Lawrence, KS (phosphoric acid and phosphates); Green River, WY (phosphate plant only); Kemmerer, WY; Pocatello and Dry Valley, ID.
Down on the floor of the dry valley, a different sort of hidden ecosystem thrives.
Treatment and disposal of the tailings dry valley landscape and water management activities generated during the remediation of waste.
The FMC Dry Valley, Idaho mine will supply the phosphate rock for this acid.