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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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The MOA will be for a period of three years that will primarily focus on Busol watershed, Buyog, Camp 8 and Sto.
Santos, wrote to Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu, of the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), bringing to his attention the problem of water shortage, the unabated logging of the Angat Dam watershed and the continued siltation of the water reservoir.
The 2,350 board feet of white and red lauan were abandoned by unidentified men who fled when they were confronted by the forest guards at Sitio Macaingalan, Barangay (village) Puray at Rodriguez town in Rizal province, said Ramil Gata, head of the National Power Corporation Angat Watershed Area Team (AWAT), which had been undertaking search operations there since May 29.
Munir Ahmed, Chairman, PARC in his augural address, welcomed all the distinguished guests specially from Nepal and Sri Lanka and said that the Workshop on 'Improving skills for promoting sustainable watershed management practices in South Asia' will be a source of effective skill development on improved watershed management practices, strengthening regional linkages, especially with Nepal and Sri Lanka.
20 November 2018 - UK-based e-learning services and technologies provider Learning Technologies Group plc (LSE: LTG) has acquired the remaining 70% of Watershed Systems Inc., the company said.
Delray Beach, FL, November 06, 2018 --(PR.com)-- The Watershed Addiction Treatment Programs first opened its doors to help alcoholics and addicts in May 1998.
The Metropolitan Waterworks Sewerage System (MWSS) urged for sustainable integrated watershed management program following the recent increase in the turbidity level of raw water in Ipo Dam which affected supply in several parts of Metro Manila.
THE INTERFACE Development Interventions (IDIS) lauded the local government for earmarking P17 million for the ground delineation of the critical watershed areas here.
Keywords: Watershed delineation, Digital elevation model, Geographical information system and Southern haripur tehsil.
ISLAMABAD -- Speakers at a workshop here on Thursday stressed the need for adopting sustainable watershed management practices by enhancing the capacities of the professionals in South Asian region as according to the climate change scenario to develop and maintain food safety and security as well as alleviating of poverty from the region.
GIS and RS has emerged as a precise and efficient tool for hydrological analysis of watershed compared to other existing techniques.
There are plenty of watershed channels in the Lower Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan which are feeding the Panjkora River.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 6, 2016-Ellwood Associates acquires Watershed Investment Consultants