(in its upper course, Bol’shoi Tigil’), a river in Kamchatka Oblast, RSFSR. The Tigil’ measures 300 km in length and drains an area of 17,800 sq km. It originates in the Sredinnyi Range and flows into Tigil’ Bay of Shelekhov Gulf, on the Sea of Okhotsk. It is fed primarily by subterranean sources. The mean flow rate 50 km from the mouth is approximately 200 cu m per sec. The Tigil’ freezes between late October and November, and the ice breaks up in May. The river is a spawning place for salmon.

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Titingnan mo, you're shooting great footage, noong ini-edit mo siya, it's working, ta's biglang tigil.
Stop and Go Coalition also opposed modernization through tigil pasada.
In 1930, seven researchers stayed in the villages of Tigil, Ust-Bolsheretsk (western coast of Kamchatka), Karaga (eastern coast of Kamchatka), Anadyr, and Lavrentiya Bay (Chukotka).
In November of 2000, CEP was granted, through its Russian subsidiary CJSC Unetmelgin, the Tigil onshore exploration license in Koriakia (the "Tigil License Area").
With her controversial policies and alleged incompetence, Lopez's appointment was rejected with finality by the Commission on Appointments in May-a boon to the mining community but a bane to advocacy groups like Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) and Greenpeace, which had rallied behind her.
Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a coalition of organizations and groups challenging the aggressive promotion of large-scale mining in the Philippines, is the last group to stage a protest against the Manicani mine site.
Meanwhile, antimining group Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) is not impressed by COMP's adoption of the TSM model of Canadian mining companies.
Tigil siya d'yan until his retirement unless mabigyan siya ng iba pang position but I doubt kasi masyado ng maiksi ang time niya,' he told reporters at Camp Aguinaldo.
Environmental and anti-mining groups like Alyansa Tigil Mina said large-scale mining operations continue to cause massive destruction of forest ecosystems, causing the deterioration of watersheds and pollution of water bodies; adversely affecting the way of life of people in mining-affected communities.
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Alyansa Tigil Mina filed a complaint in the Office of the Ombudsman against Paje, Jasareno and 20 other officials of the previous DENR administration last year for violating the Anti-Graft Law and the Local Government Code.