Erosion

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Erosion

A negative impact on one or more of a firm's existing assets.

Erosion

1. The gradual loss of an asset's value. See also: Depreciation.

2. The wearing away of real estate caused by natural events. For example, a rising sea level may erode a beach front property. Erosion can reduce the property's value.

erosion

The slow wearing away by natural forces such as water and wind.

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On his part, the confident aspirant of a parliamentary seat meets the villagers, discusses about their problems such as unemployment, lack of electricity and irrigation facilities and also river erosion among others.
She said Bangladesh is a disaster-prone country due to its geographical location and is marching forward by facing various risks of natural calamities like flood, drought, cyclones and river erosion.
Residents of down areas were being imparted information regarding river erosion, he said and added that flood relief camps would be set up.
The five-year programme aims to mitigate climate change-induced risks particularly floods, land and river erosion, land degradation, desertification and fight air pollution.
Tenders are invited for Preparation and submission of detailed working drawings, design, estimate and complete DPR in connection with Protection of IBB Road embankment and fencing from river erosion in stretches along IBB road from BP No.
5TR Split AC units from Gobardhana BTS and shifting to Barpeta Road Exchange for securing them from river erosion adjacent to Gobardhana BTS under Bongaigaon SSA.
It is matter of grave concern for developing countries like Pakistan that they have been left on their own mercy for coping with climate change-induced disasters, particularly floods, cyclones, hurricanes, sea-level rise, landsliding, and river erosion.
Forests and trees offers key solution the most of the disasters triggered by climate change including (flash) floods, land erosion, river erosion, landslides and forest fires.
Forests and trees offer key solution the most of the disasters triggered by climate change including (flash) floods, land erosion, river erosion, landslides and forest fires.