riparian


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riparian

adj. referring to the banks of a river or stream. (See: riparian rights)

riparian

pertaining to the bank of a river.
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It's part of a first-order agricultural watershed with a well-defined riparian zone in the Maryland coastal plain.
Desert riparian areas form ribbons of green across dry landscapes, with cottonwood, mesquite, and willow trees that depend on a shallow depth of groundwater to survive.
The program is being implemented through a collaboration of industry and government partners including Alberta Agriculture, Food & Rural Development, Alberta Environmental Sustainable Agriculture Program, the Alberta Cattle Commission, the Alberta Riparian Habitat Management Program, the Alberta Agriculture and Food Council and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration.
A People whose houses are adjacent to rivers (riparian landowners) are responsible for repairing the banks on their land.
With this part of the equation, the finding of higher bird diversity on the riparian land outside the park fits nicely with predictions about top-down effects of predators, even two-legged ones with orange hats.
The importance of riparian zones in the landscape has been well recognized (Gregory et al.
Sindh's objections were based on the lower riparian syndrome of extreme water shortages and rendering the landscape into virtual desert.
A number of buildings on riparian land have recently collapsed, killing and injuring scores.
class="MsoNormalWORLD HERITAGE A few weeks ago, the Water Resource Authority ran an advert in a local newspaper, announcing its plans to reduce the lake's riparian land," said Mr Kennedy Waweru, a local fisherman.
ISLAMABAD -- President Masood Khan said that India is not an upper riparian state, it is an occupier of the people, waters and land of one part of Jammu and Kashmir and therefore calls itself an upper riparian.
Summary: Texas [USA], Sep 26 (ANI): Expressing concern over the construction of a dam on the Indus River, Sindhi Association of North America (SANA) criticised Islamabad for continued disregard for the water rights of those residing in lower riparian areas in Pakistan.
As they explore Clear Creek's riparian habitat, the students conduct water and soil analyses, collect and identify riparian insects, and plant trees.