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rafting

[′raft·iŋ]
(geology)
Transporting of rock by floating ice or floating organic materials (such as logs) to places not reached by water currents.
(oceanography)
The process of forming rafted ice.
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The three-day white water rafting competition, which was a part of the LSO-2019, commenced on July 17 and concluded on July 21.
Besides water rafting activities for the female, TCKP organized various events of cultural, religious
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of rafting in West Virginia, the Tourism Office commissioned a local company, Basecamp Printing Co., to create vintage-style postcards.
POVARI Rafting Company, which provided Sahda's trip, is a local company with no work permit.
'If this situation continues, the lives of water rafting participants are at risk,' she told Malay Mail.
'More events of rafting, paragliding, jeep rally and zip-lining and water sports have been planned in the current calendar,' the secretary added.
The inaugural UAE leg of the WRC in Al Ain is being co-organised by the International Rafting Federation (IRF) and Three60 Leisure, while Tamouh Investments Group, Abu Dhabi Sports Council and Abu Dhabi Police are the main partners.
The green panel was hearing the plea of NGO Social Action for Forest and Environment ( SAFE) against the unregulated operation of rafting camps in Rishikesh.
The lower water levels will still provide big rapids, though not as big as in most years, making it an ideal season for a somewhat less intense rafting experience.
In the wake of the accident that killed tourist Aizza Mae Balbin, a 26-year-old nurse from Loboc, Bohol province, Mayor Oscar Moreno formed a task force to look into means to protect white-water rafting enthusiasts and tourists.
They said a 1994 deal over shared use of the river had broken down because "certain rafting companies took the view that their use should be unrestricted".
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