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strand line

also strand·line (strănd′līn′)
n.
A line, especially of washed-up seaweed or other debris, marking a previous high water level along a shore.

strandline

(ˈstrændˌlaɪn)
n
(Physical Geography) a mark left by the high tide or a line of seaweed and other debris washed onto the beach by the tide
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Release date- 29072019 - Strandline Resources (ASX: STA) (Strandline, or the Company) is pleased to report on a highly successful quarter, during which it made strong progress across its three key heavy mineral sands projects in Australia and Tanzania.
the waves had carried the oil up to the strandline, where it began seeping into the sand.
A strandline associated with Lake Maumee ~6.5 km south of the divide indicates the channel-bottom elevation extends more than 25 in below the Maumee water planes, which has implications for the duration and occupation history of the channel.
Wildlife-themed activities and talks, and a strandline litter collection at Pensarn Nature Reserve.
A shoal of marine events are spread over 16 days so that individual Wildlife Trusts can incorporate a low tide, ranging from rockpool rambles and seaside strolls along the strandline (the high water mark where shells, sea creatures and flotsam are left by the tide).
2), beachcombing for fresh shells along the strandline, searches of intertidal habitats for live animals during low tide and investigation of shallow sub-tidal areas by snorkelling.
A comparison between the modern strandline and the Holocene trim-line on the Silver Bluff barrier (-4500 BP) suggests that the present tide-dominated features replaced an earlier wave-dominated morphology.
He much preferred fossicking leisurely in tropical habitats, snorkelling in lagoons and scrutinizing strandline grit whilst lying on his stomach in the sun.
This week, I have been for many walks on the beach, and after heavy seas there have been a lot of ray egg cases washed up on the strandline.
To deliver performance as requested by today's pharma developers, Thermo Fisher, for the first time, offers a complete strandline, containing air-cooled conveyor belt and adjustable pelletizer, all with the convenient footprint of a standard fumehood.