log jam


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log jam

Chiefly US and Canadian
blockage caused by the crowding together of a number of logs floating in a river
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But, ward councillor Ian Patterson has raised concerns about the plans pointing out that the premises is next to Wardley Primary School and claimed it would cause a "parking log jam" during the school run.
But ward councillor Ian Patterson fears it could cause a "parking log jam" during the school run, with the premises next to Wardley Primary School.
Perhaps the greatest environmental change resulting from log jam removal was the opening up of the watersheds' upper regions to logging and mining.
Ruby loves to read and wants to be a teacher, but when Pa dies in a log jam, Ma goes to work and Ruby has to drop out of school to care for her siblings.
The measures announced by the government this week are very similar to those which RICS and other bodies have been calling for as a vital move to release the funding log jam and provide desperately needed mortgage finance.
From a lumber batteau working on a log jam, to an eccentric cobbler traveling from island to island by sailing scow, to trains wrecks, hootchie-cootchie dancers, coastwise cargo schooners, and so much more, readers are treated to unique perspectives captured by a camera's lens and documented life and work in the state of Maine during a sixty year span that begins in 1860 and ends in 1920.
Because the PE runs much cooler, the nylon pellet won't melt but will get stuck somewhere in the flow channels, and then other polymers hang up on it like debris behind a log jam. The stagnant material degrades and sheds black specks.
Cornyn plans to introduce legislation to end the log jam FOIA requesters often face.
But on the day the courts log jam was reported, officers found the time to talk to 37- year-old Laurel and issue her with a fine.
The greatest effect of CWD on channel morphology occurs where debris slides have delivered multiple trees to headwater streams creating 'log jams.' One log jam consists of over 50 trees and stores ~1200 [m.sup.3] of sand and gravel.
According to the Directions report, the transaction log jam in U.S.
An accelerated review will hopefully ease the log jam in exporting routine items that are restricted due to questionable links to weapons systems.