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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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He said the reason for the added maritime improvement with the mini-marina and walkway, in addition to the earthen dam repair, is that the grant funds are designed to produce community improvement.
5 billion infrastructure in 1997 dollars has been developed in the form of these earthen dam structures," he says.
And, well, if you build your earthen dam next to burrowing badgers, you've got nobody to blame for your dam failure but yourself.
A drain pipe and spillway lead from the earthen dam to the Arroyo Simi.
The tree removal is necessary because roots damage earthen dams, as recently determined by the state Office of Dam Safety.
During excavation for the earthen dam, it was discovered that the bedrock was further down than anticipated, resulting in more excavation work.
Tenders are invited for Rectification Of Profile Of Earthen Dam On U/S And D/S Near Waste Weir Of Machhannala Dam, Jhalod, Dist: Dahod
In other business, a request for proposals has been issued for preliminary engineering for permitting on the Lake Lashaway earthen dam project.
The 62-year-old earthen dam will be drawn down at the end of September but might not be refilled to its full capacity until the work on the drainage system is complete, and that won't happen until Congress comes up with money to pay for it all, McAleer said.
The park's second phase involves the creation of an earthen dam that will allow the park to function as a storm water retention basin during heavy rain, plus the addition of four soccer fields and an open area.
NYSE: IFL) reported today that an earthen dam breach which occurred Sunday afternoon at an IMC-Agrico Company phosphate mining facility in central Florida has been contained, and that most of the water released during the breach period is being contained on the property of the Company and neighboring CF Industries.
Ritter Park Associates had started construction on the improvements, including an earthen dam, but the developer suspended work before any homes were built.