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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 conference is a joint venture of the Ontario Mining Association and the Canadian Land Reclamation Association.
The project involves dump filling of cofferdam rock, wave wall and land reclamation.
Pictures of violating trucks working on reclamation has been presented to us and we have been thoroughly investigating the issue with the Central Municipality to determine if reclamation is being done within an individual's plot or is going into the protected area.
We are proud to partner with Reclamation to provide expanded technical and financial assistance to farmers to be better stewards of local water resources," said Ed Burton, NRCS California state conservationist.
We are proud of our successful mine reclamation efforts in Fairborn and are honored to be recognized as an industry leader in nature conservation," said Karl Watson, Jr.
Under the 2000 CISWI standards, EPA said the thermal sand reclamation units are exempt as parts reclamation units.
Four licences have been issued by the Manama Municipality for reclamation work in Tubli since July, despite a Royal Decree declaring it a protected zone.
has been named a winner of the 2008 BLM Reclamation and Sustainable Mineral Development Awards.
The facility's computer-automated reclamation processing system uses customized conveyors, an elliptical sorter, large storage hoppers and a fully automated horizontal baler to automatically separate, store, compact and bale reclaimed newsprint, old corrugated containers and other recycled paper and packaging, aluminum, steel, glass and plastic.
Drought conditions along the Oregon and California border since 2000 have made it difficult for the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) to meet Klamath Project irrigation demands and Klamath River flow requirements for threatened salmon.
Bureau of Reclamation and state Department of Water Resources prevented the two agencies from operating their systems more efficiently.
Across the board, address reclamation search perform this latter chore, comparing a dresses in a school's database with the latest information from the NCOA.
Tillman Water Reclamation Plant in the Sepulveda basin and spread for percolation into potable water aquifers.
The Construction Ministry is planning to carry out a sweeping revision of the public waters reclamation law in an effort to balance the need to reclaim waters with environment conservation, ministry officials said Monday.
The Bureau of Reclamation of the Department of the Interior has only 340 dams in the 17 states west of the Mississippi, but these include Hoover and Glen Canyon on the Colorado River and Grand Coulee on the Columbia.