flowage


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flowage

[′flō·ij]
(geology)
(hydrology)
Flooding of water onto adjacent land.
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Arguably, the most spectacular example of large-scale collapse of crustal blocks associated with salt flowage and migration can be seen along the line BB/ (Fig.
In all cases, the exposed basement rock is metasedimentary rock of the McMillan Flowage Formation, occurring as phyllite in Christopher MacLeod Brook, chlorite schist in Baddeck River, and chlorite-muscovite schist in Big Glen Brook and at least two unnamed tributary brooks draining into it.
We discovered classic small-river hunting in Kansas on a flowage that was wide, but shallow enough to wade with the exception of a few deep holes.
The United States Court of Federal Claims held that the United States had taken a "temporary flowage easement over the Commission's property" and awarded a total of $5,778,757.
Natural gas in the ground is so far the subject of property rights in the owners of the superincumbent lands, that while each of them has the right to bore or mine for it on his own land, and to use such portion of it as, when left to the natural laws of flowage, may rise in the wells of such owner and into his pipes, no one of the owners of such lands has the right, without the consent of all the other owners, to induce an unnatural flow into or through his own wells, or to do any act with reference to the common reservoir, and the body of gas therein, injurious to, or calculated to destroy, it.
Despoiled by a century of mine tailings from Homestake Gold Mine in Lead, the creek was a foul-looking flowage that poured down out of the Black Hills and spilled onto the prairie, meandering sickly toward the Belle Fourche River.
From the Ghost Island of the Chippewa Flowage, to the widely witnessed (by three hundred spectators
We think this has to do with local flowage fees and airport overhead, because we doubt if FBOs can make a profit center out of mogas sales.
A qualitative survey of bivalve mollusks of the Chippewa River, Wisconsin: from Eau Claire, Wisconsin to the Chippewa Flowage.
Fuel flowage was up a tremendous amount," Crook said of fuel sales at the airport.
It is located on a peninsula in the Castle Rock Flowage of the Wisconsin River, and it includes land along the Yellow River.