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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Address : State Association For Land Reclamation, Water And Fisheries, Belvodkhoz Republic, Minsk, 220029, Ul.
The reclamation of the territories began in Mirny, where almost all the dump grounds of the Mir open-pit have now been reclaimed.
Pamalakaya said it recorded a total of 43 reclamation projects covering at least 32,000 hectares of Manila Bay, threatening to displace hundreds of thousands of fishermen and residents.
74 placing the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) under the control and supervision of the OP.
Development scientists have warned of poor adaptive capacities in communities displaced from reclamation sites and forced into unfamiliar territory, which often leads to violence and crime.
Launius began his career with Peabody in 2007, working in operations before joining the reclamation team.
Properly done, reclamation could help rehabilitation of the bay.
He said this in reply to Gue Teck (PKR-Klebang) on the status of land ownership in the sea reclamation projects in the state.
Reclamation rights are governed by Section 2-702 of the Uniform Commercial Code (the "UCC"), the state uniform commercial law enacted in all 50 states.
The producer said it will maintain positive cash flow generation from the Jewett operation over "the next several years" with the cost plus arrangement continuing through reclamation; NRG is responsible for the reclamation liability.
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.
A seller's right to reclamation may be limited in a number of instances.