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Synonyms for foreland

a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)

land forming the forward margin of something

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The oil is contained in the Lower Tyonek, Hemlock, Sunfish and West Foreland Formations.
Other large mammals that occur on the Forelands include brown bear (Ursus arctos), black bear (U.
Our purpose was to study factors affecting visibility of radio-collared moose during aerial surveys in a temperate rainforest on the Yakutat Foreland, Alaska, USA.
I WOULD like to express my thanks and appreciation to the staff at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Northfield, and particularly Forelands Ward, for the wonderful treatment and care I received when I was admitted for knee replacement surgery recently.
In October 2009, Geohedral LLC expanded its holdings of mining claims in the Yakutat Forelands district in Southeast, and Beard Co.
5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beard Company, 25% owner of Geohedral LLC, reported in its second quarter 2010 Operating Results that recent assays have failed to indicate commercial quantities of gold and silver in any of its 64,000 acres of claims in Alaska's Yakutat Forelands.
Jacob Teitelbaum, ARC, 466 Forelands Road, Annapolis, MD 21401; email: endfatigue@ aol.
Sightings from drilling platforms in Trading Bay were not uncommon during January (Dahlheim (10)), and reports from a variety of sources (Priewe (11) and several citations in Hansen and Hubbard, 1999) indicate that belugas have been observed north of the Forelands throughout the winter, even in areas with considerable ice coverage.
The second, from the North Forelands zone, was tested through perforations at a subsea depth of 13,652 feet to 13,966 feet and flowed 1,125 barrels of oil per day through a 30/64-inch choke.
Of the 13 wells drilled, a total of 10 wells were successfully flow tested at rates of up to 4,343 BOEPD (North Forelands # 1 well) and 4,320 BOEPD (North Cook Inlet # B-02 well), or had logging results confirming the presence of productive oil.
16% equity interest, has received assay results on the eleven (11) core holes drilled to date on its mining claims in the Yakutat Forelands district of southeastern Alaska.
of Houston, Texas, today announced new seismic reprocessing results that show estimated recoverable reserves of 12 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of natural gas near the East Forelands area of Alaska's Cook Inlet Basin, at depths of 18,000 to 21,000 ft.
Exploration of this area of the forelands has been stimulated by the recovery of oil from the Koko-1 well earlier this year, and by the establishment of large gas reserves in high productivity sandstones at the Kimu-1 well.
In the southern Cordillera (Price, 1981), the crustal thickness varies from >40 km in the Foreland Belt to 33 to 35 km beneath the Omineca Belt.
OTC Bulletin Board: INDX) is pleased to announce the commencement of its 1999 seismic acquisition program in the foreland area of the Papuan Basin.