drumlin


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a mound of glacial drift

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Thus, the focal sample consisted of 75 1-[km.sup.2] grids chosen at random from the three landclass groups determined to have the highest density of badger social groups during the 1990-1993 survey, specifically; drumlin farmland, marginal uplands and settled uplands.
Lake Prossa (58[degrees]38'57"N, 26[degrees]34'40"E) in the north-western part of the Saadjarv Drumlin Field is a medium-size (24.2 ha in area) mesotrophic lake lying 61 m a.s.l.
Although the Southdale Neighborhood has been described as having a "dismal reputation" with low rates of homeownership and high crime, there are some positive aspects of the community, such as the Drumlin Farms area, "a rural five-acre farm that operated as a site for Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)." (231) CSAs are a way for local farmers to market their produce to local consumers who buy shares of the farmers' crops.
A few years ago, while searching for the hill at Innisfree about which Bishop Grandin wrote in 1872, (4) I came upon a high drumlin in township 53, range 7, not far from Clandonald.
Laane farm was located on a drumlin of northwest southeast direction.
Here, a drumlin, an oval mound smooth-sculpted by glaciers, rises to give an uninterrupted panorama of sea, fields and forests from its grassy crown.
Significant natural features within the project site include a prominent drumlin (Wolf Hill), a wide vegetated median, wetlands, and dense stands of vegetation along the right-of-way.
Soil Engineer began discussing "drumlins." Don't ask me what these really are-by this stage of the meeting I was in a semi-hallucinatory state, and my recollection is that it was in-side a drumlin that Frodo Baggins first encountered a barrow wight.
One summer she and I made plans to go to Drumlin Farm with her two children and my mother.
Leonard Horowitz (1996, Tetrahedron Inc., 20 Drumlin Rd., Rockport MA 01966 USA; website: http://www.tetrahedron.org)
Hadden.................John Hurt David Drumlin............Tom Skerritt Kent.................William Fichtner Ted Arroway...............David Morse Rachel Constantine.....Angela Bassett Fisher.................Geoffrey Blake Willie............Maximillian Martini Richard Rank.................Rob Lowe Joseph.....................Jake Busey Young Ellie...............Jena Malone Mission Director...........Tucker Smallwood Like Jodie Foster's hopeful space voyager in the picture, "Contact" may not travel quite as far as it hopes to go, but the trip is worth taking nonetheless.
The project is located on a 150-acre glacial drumlin, basically a long flat-topped ridge with eye-popping views of the surrounding countryside.