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n.1.(Zool.) The European redstart; - called also fireflirt.
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It produces in excess of 70 million tonnes of iron ore annually from the Firetail and Kings Valley deposits.
The project, announced last October, was initially implemented for the first phase of Solomon, the 20 million-metric-ton-per-year (mtpy) Firetail manned mine, in October 2012.
2 billion expansion included construction of the greenfields Solomon hub, comprising Kings Valley and the nearby 20-million-mt/y Firetail mine; an expansion of the Christmas Creek mine to 50 million mt/y; and major extensions of Fortescue's port and rail facilities.
The company confirmed it will complete the expansion of its Christmas Creek mine, commission the low-cost Firetail deposit at its Solomon mine and deliver port and rail projects to deliver a near-term growth target of 115 million tonnes per annum (mtpa).
The Co-operative has a trio of Aussies discounted with the Firetail Shiraz Cabernet, Firetail Chardonnay and Firetail Shiraz Ros all at pounds 4.
Firetail Estate Selection Shiraz Grenache 2010, Co-op and Scotmid - pounds 3.
He baited with a firetail jelly worm lure and started a fierce fight 190ft down with an 18lb 8oz pollack, a personal best by 2lb (pictured).
Fortescue said that resources at the Firetail deposit boosted overall Solomon resources to 2.
The company has increased the iron ore resources to 175 million metric tonnes at the Firetail deposit.
The predatory efficacy of native crimson-spotted rainbow fish Melanotaenia duboulayi (Melanotaeniidae), Australian smelt Retropinna semoni (Retropinnadae), Pacific blue-eye Pseudomugil signifer (Atherinidae), firetail gudgeon Hyposeleotris galii (Eleotridae), empire gudgeon Hypseleotris compressa (Eleotridae), and estuary perchlet Ambassis marianus (Ambassidae) was compared with that of the exotic eastern mosquito fish Gambusia holbrooki (Poeciliidae).
Class in American History, 1900 Louis Firetail (Sioux, Crew Creek) wearing tribal clothing.
Ground marks off Amble are also providing fair sport for anglers using leadheads and firetail yellow worm lures.