Back River


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Back River

a river in N Canada, flowing northeast through Nunavut to the Arctic Ocean. Length: about 966 km (600 miles)
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Global Banking News-July 20, 2011--Sabina Gold & Silver Reports Continued Positive Results at Back River Gold Project, Nunavut(C)2011 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
The site of a munitions factory that deposited industrial solvents close to groundwater supplies in Elkton and a former landfill that created "PCB hot spots" on the banks of Back River might soon be recognized as two of the most polluted properties in America.
announced today that it has filed an updated internal 43-101 technical report entitled "Technical Report - Back River Project, Nunavut Territory, Canada" (the "Report").
International Resource News-10 June 2009-Dundee Precious Metals Completes Sale of Back River Project(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
To get there, we had to go over the back river. I wanted to know if there were any beaches we could go to on the back river.
In 2007, CLF worked with the Back River Alliance and others to defeat a zoning ordinance in Wiscasset that would have allowed the Twin River facility to move forward.
1), namely the James River (2001 and 2002), Elizabeth and Lafayette Rivers (2001), York River (2002), Mobjack Bay (2002), Back River (2002), Poquoson River (2002), and the region northeast of Willoughby Spit known as Ocean View (2002).
To protect Langley Air Force Base, a team of government agencies and private environmental groups has built a manmade oyster reef under the waters of the Back River. Langley, in Hampton Roads, Va., is home to the Air Force's Air Combat Command.
FIREFIGHTERS and volunteers fought back river waters yesterday as unprecedented flooding threatened Prague's historic Old Town and killed at least 95 people across Europe.
Today, ospreys regularly forage in the nearby Back River, fly through the approach and departure zones of the runway, and frequently land on the airfield to consume their catch.
Perch were also collected from the Back River (39 [degrees] 15' N, 76 [degrees] 27, W; collected on 10 June, 12 August, and 8 October) on the western shore of the bay.