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an investigation carried out in the field rather than in a laboratory or headquarters

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With all responsibility to approach the preparation of the sowing campaign in 2018 and in the time remaining until the beginning of field work, to prepare the equipment as much as possible and purchase the missing seeds and fertilizers.
40,500 tons of POL (petroleum, oil, lubricants) are needed for the spring field work and 41.
Thus the studies reported by Sinclair and Gibson on bryophyte reproduction, and by Grey and Grey on a rare coral fungus, took place in the species' natural environment, whereas Woodford's paper, on the first use of camera traps, while essentially historical, discusses techniques that have become a regular part of field work.
He noted that intensive training programmes that include statistical and technical aspects for work field management have been completed and work is under way to arrange and distribute field work teams in different regions in Abu Dhabi where many work centers have been setup in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and the Western Region.
Work on demarcation of the state borders was fruitful last year as the sides have completed field work throughout the entire border, he said.
The move prompted the Lebanese army and the United Nations Interim Force In in Lebanon (UNIFIL_ to stay in a state of alert in anticipation of further developments, the source said, adding that the Israeli army informed the UNIFIL that it would carry out the field work necessary for military purposes.
The actual field work started last Tuesday and will continue until the end of October, 2013.
Eagle president, Brian Wilmot, said, 'The commencement of field work by Questus is a major step for Eagle Oil and represents the culmination of two and one-half years worth of effort to restore the production of oil from our East Texas oil field.
GEOLOGY students from The Sixth Form College, Solihull have been finding out what Britain was like 220 million years ago through their field work in Shropshire and Warwickshire.
Brian, 53, is president of the firm and oversees the field work and electrical design, while Gloria, 57, is CEO and handles sales and marketing.
Additional field work is also expected, and will include geophysical surveys and additional grid cutting and survey work.
The integration of field work within the planning of remote sensing projects is strongly emphasized.
The $200,000 doesn't go far enough to cover paying for all the field work.
Across programs, there is a chasm between theory and practice, and limited field work leaves many students unable to handle classroom realities.
The proposed revisions deal with an auditor's ethical responsibilities; field work standards for financial audits; general, field work and reporting standards for attestation engagements; and reporting standards for financial audits, among other topics.