Landbridge

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Landbridge

A railroad that connects two stations on opposite sides of a continent. A landbridge may be used to transport persons or cargo.
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North East Link will be Victorias longest road tunnel, with massive land bridges and a series of high-tech interchanges to minimise impacts on homes, businesses and environmentally sensitive areas.
Those land routes would have been somewhat similar to other ocean crossings, such as the Bering land bridge humans traversed around 23,000 years ago between Asia and North America (,SN: 8/22/15, p.
It would compete with Canadian and US land bridges that transport the majority of international trade, and the Panama Canal.
These can be culverts under roadways for small mammals and reptiles to land bridges over interstates for large animals.
Some biologists also think ancient land bridges between islands or even continents offered another route that animal populations used to migrate, or move from one place to another.
Contract notice: General inspections of land bridges, Framework agreement 2018-2020
In contrast, Beard theorizes that Teilhardina migrated from Asia across land bridges to North America and then to Europe.