coastal plain

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Noun1.coastal plain - a plain adjacent to a coastcoastal plain - a plain adjacent to a coast    
dry land, ground, solid ground, terra firma, earth, land - the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
tidewater - low-lying coastal land drained by tidal streams
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Coastal Plains League All-Star Home Run Derby, (taped) 3 p.m.
Guess sits on the board for the Hancock County Tourism Bureau, serves as an advisory board member for Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast and is a member of the Land Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plains. She lives in Diamondhead with her husband Eric and son Kai.
The 200-plus bird species that lay their eggs in the quiet mossy hummocks of the wet tundra of the coastal plains.
The author describes four case studies of environmental change that occurred in southwest Australia since European settlement in the late 1820s that affected rivers, forests, and coastal plains, in addition to the historical context of these changes and different perceptions of the changed environment and society.
However, this theory neither explains the sharp transition from extremely dry conditions in Peru to the more humid conditions in the coastal plains of Ecuador some 200 km to the north, nor does it supply a theoretical background to explain the seasonal variability or the drastic changes occurring with strong El Nino-conditions in Northern Peru.
NGL explained that Coastal Plains' water disposal assets will complement its own in the Eagle Ford shale play in the state of Texas.
As part of the acquisition, around 40 people from Coastal Plainsa[euro](tm) staff will go to NGL.Country: USASector: UtilitiesTarget: water disposal businessBuyer: NGL Energy Partners LPVendor: WinCo Development LLC, Coastal Plains Disposal LLCDeal size in USD: 109.5mType: Corporate acquisitionFinancing: Cash & StockStatus: Closed
The three ARS scientists work at the ARS Coastal Plains Soil, Water, and Plant Research Center in Florence, South Carolina.
Swarms of locusts originating from the winter breading areas on the Red Sea coastal plains and subcoastal areas in northeast Sudan and southeast Egypt, threaten Egyptian crops
Percentage of cover types (other than water) on all plots and those sampled for breeding shorebirds (2006-08) on the Outer and Inner Coastal Plains of the Teshekpuk Lake Special Area, northern Alaska.
The eggs are a traditional part of the diet on Oaxaca's sweltering coastal plains, where markets openly display them alongside turtle meat, despite laws prohibiting their sale.

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