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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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Given the overwhelming interest in the exploration success at Kamoa-Kakula and Ivanhoe's 100%-owned Western Foreland licences, and the development progress being made at the company's three African projects, and in particular the rapid construction of the six million-tonne-per-annum stage-one Kakula Mine at the Kakula-Kamoa Copper Project, Ivanhoe Mines plans to host at least five investor and analyst site visits over the next eight months.
We also are aggressively exploring our 100%-owned Western Foreland licences, with the confidence that our talented and dedicated geological scientists will make additional tier-one copper discoveries on our tenements in the DRC."
Sub-divisional forest officer of Makhniyal range Mohammad Asif confirmed the extinguishing of the fire and said the fire affected foreland in Komal Gali, Pakshahi and Makhniyal villages and not those in 15 villages as claimed by the district administration.
British Blue cross: PS930, PS870(4) Foreland Estate.
They actually exist, unlike Graything's aborted foray into ferryland, and are operated by Foreland Shipping Ltd.
Among their topics are the provenance and alteration of feldspathic and quartzose sediments in southern Mexico: an application of Krynine's hypothesis on second-cycle arkose, the paleomagnetism and rotation history of the Blue Mountains in Oregon, Late Cenozoic uplift and shortening in the central California Coast Ranges and the development of the San Joaquin Basin foreland, local-to-distance provenance cyclicity of the southern Front Range in central Colorado: insights from detrial zircon geochronology, and Cenozoic basin evolution in the Indus-Yarlung suture zone and High Himalaya.
The Marwat-Khisor Range of the Trans-Indus ranges is a south-vergent fold-thrust belt that defines an east-west to northeast trending structural geometries and protrudes south to southeastward into the northwestern Punjab Foreland deep.
Ivanhoe Mines has discovered a high-grade copper deposit, the Makoko deposit, at its 100% owned Western Foreland licenses west of its Kamoa-Kakula mining license in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Rank: Private Regiment: South Wales Borderers Date of Death: 26-8-1918 Buried at: Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt TD Evans Son of Thomas and Sarah Evans, of Green Meadow, Llanybyther, Carmarthen; husband of Gwen Evans, of Glynteg, 33 Foreland Road.
The donations will allow the National Trust to secure 700,000 square metres (170 acres) of land immediately behind the clifftop land between South Foreland lighthouse and Langdon Cliffs, which the charity bought in 2012.
Three years ago the Minehead crew carried out another dog rescue when they came across another spaniel which had been stranded for a week after falling over the edge of Foreland Point.
Queen Mary slices in two the British cruiser HMS Curacoa 20 miles north west of Bloody Foreland, Ireland.
Oil company Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE MKT: SYRG) said on Friday that it has agreed to acquire the remaining 35% working interest in the DJ Basin Greenhorn (AMI) owned by its non-operating partner, Foreland Investments.