Clinch River


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Clinch River

 (klĭnch)
A river rising in southwest Virginia and flowing about 480 km (300 mi) generally southwest across eastern Tennessee to the Tennessee River.
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Noun1.Clinch River - a river that rises in southwestern Virginia and flows generally southwestward across eastern Tennessee to the Tennessee River
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Virginia - a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; one of the Confederate States in the American Civil War
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Clinch Dace are rare and occur only in small tributaries of upper Clinch River in two counties in Virginia.
Hurricane Fork Gob Pile was the single worst AML impact to water quality in the Clinch River watershed.
Watson said the total estimated cost for the Clinch River program is less than $580,000.
It survives only in a single, small and isolated population in Indian Creek, a tributary to the Clinch River, and biologists racing to save it from extinction were thrilled to discover that not only were the golden riffleshell they had found all female, they were also carrying glochidia, which is what immature, young mussels are called.
To determine the size of coal particles (less than or equal to 425 [micro]m) to use in the substrate mixtures, substrate from a site on the Clinch River with heavy deposition of coal fines was analyzed.
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They tell the story of the Clinch River Valley Initiative, in which stakeholders on both sides came together to build consensus for achieving mutual goals.
Wetlands research through the Clinch River Environmental Studies Organization
He also describes a meeting with Edward Teller on the relative merits of the Clinch River (fission) Breeder Reactor and a fusion-fission hybrid reactor, at the conclusion of which they agreed to disagree.
For the next decade, the federal government would spend between $10 and $15 million a month to develop and construct the plant to be located along the Clinch River in Tennessee near the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Clinch River Corporation (former pulp and paper mill) in Harriman, Tenn.
The I80-megawatt reactor will be pre-assembled offsite and located eventually to Clinch River, Tenn.