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7 mm and to eliminate the effect of sediment size on scouring depth, the standard deviation of particles must be less than 1.
It can take from 10 to 30 years for a shallow ecosystem to recover from a scouring event; deepwater episodes where communities of deepwater sponges and soft corals are damaged may take hundreds of years to recover,' he says, likening the effects to a bushfire.
In addition, the pressurized accelerated flow can create severe potential for scour because scouring the channel bed is one of the only ways for a river to dissipate energy and reach equilibrium when it is carrying a given discharge under pressurized flow.
Standard procedures of scouring cotton materials involve alkali treatment, usually with NaOH.
Once they reach their destination, the team spends three to five days scouring the area's soil, trees, plants, and rotten logs for ants.
As wave heights increased single storey structures were significantly damaged where even higher energy waves were accompanied by significant scouring, two or more storey structures failed though the undermining of foundation.
MAPA SPONTEX IS INTRODUCING SCOURMAX, A FLOCK SCOURING SURFACE PRODUCT WITH VERTICALLY ORIENTED FIBERS RATHER THAN THE TRADITIONAL HORIZONTAL PADDING.
The family and friends of Lee Wood, the 17-year-old who is missing presumed drowned following a speedboat accident off Gower last weekend, spent the bank holiday weekend scouring beaches for signs of him.
Imagine a news agency scouring thousands of videocassettes to locate a presidential speech from 1965.
Because the Internet can be potentially damaging, most companies have someone or some company scouring the Web sites, because it's important to distinguish between rumors and allegations," Sells said.
Chernoff & Wolowitz are currently scouring the Manhattan market for deals, willing to pay top dollar and close quickly.