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Synonyms for reclamation

the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation

rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course

the recovery of useful substances from waste products

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The creation and abandonment of mines without ensuring environmentally sound and financially viable reclamation activities has been outlawed.
Under the terms of the contract, as Reclamation issues specific task orders, URS will provide a range of engineering support services, including water availability and economic studies, natural resources planning, and endangered species and cultural resources assessments, for water resource projects in the California Bay-Delta and flood control projects in California's Central Valley.
The Washington-based Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (AMTI-CSIS ) on Thursday released photos dated August 5, 2017, showing China's continued reclamation on Tree Island and North Island in the Paracels, which are disputed by Vietnam and China.
Outstanding Reclamation: Irvin and Maryjane Sharp for exceeding requirements and creating diverse riparian habitat in final reclamation of their sand and gravel site outside Molalla.
The concrete piles are outside the reclamation project of the provincial government,' Graf said.
Reclamation plans at the Spring Creek mine incorporate a variety of livestock grazing, pastureland and wildlife habitats into the post-mining environment.
In Manila Bay alone, Pamalakaya recorded at least 42 reclamation projects covering 29,929 hectares are planned under the NRP.
Bankruptcy Code Section 546(c)(1), as amended in 2005, subjects a creditor's reclamation rights to the prior rights of a secured creditor with a blanket security interest in the debtor's inventory.
The eighth annual Ontario Mine Reclamation Symposium and Field Trip will take place in Marathon Sept.
API corporate secretary Justini Omas said under the principle license for the reclamation project in the northern coast of Jakarta in Pluit City, the reclamation plan is to create three islands.
AUTHORITIES will soon fence off Tubli Bay in a bid to stop illegal reclamation that is destroying the protected area.
The Ohio Aggregates and industrial Minerals Association recently awarded Cemex USA the 2011 Reclamation Achievement Award for the ongoing, successful reclamation of one of its partially active quarries in Fairborn.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) indicated for the first time earlier this spring that when foundry sand is processed in thermal sand reclamation units, the contaminants in the sand are being burned for discard, and therefore the units are subject to commercial and industrial solid waste incinerator standards (CISWI).
Reclamation work off two coastal areas in Bahrain been halted amid allegations that it has been carried out in breach a regulation which declares the areas as protected zones.
International Resource News-16 July 2009-Augusta Resource Receives Approval for Rosemont Reclamation Plan(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.