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low-lying land that has been reclaimed and is protected by dikes (especially in the Netherlands)

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The Flood, the theme of Rotterdam's second architecture Biennale, thus had a clear local and global agenda, from the meticulous mapping of polders, to the wider and more corrosive effects of global tourism on coastlines around the world, given hideous momentum by last year's tsunami in the Indian Ocean.
Then there's the problem of scale: All the objects incorporated into the Polders are exactly half their normal size.
Because of this, farmers have placed a special emphasis on protecting birds and nesting sites across the polders, where farm machinery and monoculture planting often destroys them.
Both polders are characterized by isar as well as by
Regulations asked for a 400-metre building, to be situated in the polders in the Netherlands.
515 m two pipelines PE-HD wo diameter of 1500 mm and the construction of two dry polders with a total capacity of approx.
The objectives of the First Phase of the Coastal Embankment Improvement Project for Bangladesh are to (a) increase the area protected in selected polders from tidal flooding and frequent storm surges, which are expected to worsen due to climate change; (b) improve agricultural production by reducing saline water intrusion in selected polders; and (c) improve the Government of Bangladeshs capacity to respond promptly and effectively to an eligible crisis or emergency.
Prior Information Notice without call for competition: Mrlina, oracle, rodalovice, increasing the protection of municipal construction of polders - polder mlnec.
Contract award notice: dry polders in studenka, priority no.
Contract award notice: flood polders gromehring - lot 1 ingenieurplanung.