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turning point

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the region drained by a river system

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a ridge of land that separates two adjacent river systems

an event marking a unique or important historical change of course or one on which important developments depend

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Cimatu, could not resolve which definition of watershed, or laws and their rules and regulations pertaining to areas closed to mining, will prevail in resolving the appeals made by holders of the mining contracts.
They urged for effective skill development on improved watershed management practices by creating linkages among the regional countries to avoid the adverse climate effects on human and agriculture sectors of the South Asian Region.
Watershed Security's achievement expands on the company's commitment to excellence by implementing a robust quality management system to guide and govern their operations.
Aspect map of Munda Dam watershed reveals the slope direction from East to Southeast.
On the other hand, making people conscious of the watershed concept is providential, for it got them to wonder about a term that is central to Philippine development.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 6, 2016-Ellwood Associates acquires Watershed Investment Consultants
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 6, 2016-Ellwood Associates acquires Watershed Investment Consultants
Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija -- The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) have joined forces to rehabilitate 14,133 hectares of watershed areas in the province.
Watershed management traditionally remained limited to afforestation, forest conservation, construction of check dams and gabion netted structures only, but under changing landuse and increasing water demands both within and outside watershed areas, there is dire need to introduce and adapt various techniques, which has proven water saving potential.
Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service will provide funding to farmers, ranchers and forest landowners in selected watersheds within the Bayou Bartholomew watershed in Jefferson and Lincoln counties.
WEST BOYLSTON - The Department of Conservation and Recreation's (DCR) Division of Water Supply Protection will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, May 3, in West Boylston to discuss the agency's draft public access plan for the Wachusett Reservoir watershed.
The Mighty Peace Watershed Alliance held its first annual general meeting and elected its first board of directors last month.
An historic experimental watershed in the Texas Blackland Prairie near the town of Riesel, Texas, has provided valuable information to the water resource community for more than 70 years, making it one of the longest continuously monitored hydrologic research sites in the country.