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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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Mr Murciano notes that whilst allegations of the construction of a 'land bridge' once had echoes of conspiratorialism to them, they now appear more credible.
The Land Bridge reduces the pressure that storm surge puts on the levees and infrastructure in the New Orleans area and provides a buffer to flooding for residents of Lake Catherine and along Chef Menteur Highway.
They don't believe these ancient people traveled across the Pacific Ocean so the only possible route is across the Bering land bridge. Unfortunately, researchers have not yet found any Australian DNA in any genetic samples from either North or Central America.
Public transport projects among raft of deals signed at #FII2018 - including development of #Saudi Land Bridge project and the Haramain high-speed railway in Saudi Arabia https://t.co/9ddhwvLPqS pic.twitter.com/h9apVZd4K7
The Land Bridge extends from Jeddah to Riyadh with a total length of approximately 1,000km of double-track.
The IRGC is completing a strategically significant "land bridge" connecting Iran through Iraq to Syria and to the Israeli border as well as to Lebanon and the Mediterranean.
Deir Ezzor, SANA -- A humanitarian aid convoy, carrying about 700 tons of food, arrived on Monday in the city of Deir Ezzor in the framework of the land bridge opened by the government immediately after breaking the siege imposed on the city.
While it's more isolated now, at the time the ancient aboriginal people migrated to Australia and up until several thousand years ago, Barrow Island was a (https://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/deserts/types/) coastal desert  connected to the mainland by a land bridge that is now underwater.
The book espouses the land bridge theory and begins with the first settlement of people from Asia in the Great Plains.
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.
He also praised the land bridge project between Egypt and Saudi Arabia, noting that trade exchange between the Arab countries reached $100bn and is expected to be up to a $1tn after the construction of the land bridge.
The first humans to populate North America arrived from Siberia 15,000 years ago across " what's now the Bering Land Bridge National Monument.