buffer zone


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buffer zone

Ecology
A stretch of land between 2 distinct land uses which has features of both, serving to mitigate the adverse effects of one land use on the other.
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Products containing both chloropicrin and methyl bromide are also subject to regulations governing the use of methyl bromide, including minimum buffer zone distance requirements (DPR 2016a).
146) Courts have reminded that "[s]ecurity is not a talisman that the government may invoke to justify any burden on speech," but that past experiences across the nation could justify a buffer zone.
The second option is largely the same as the first option, except that it allows for exploration within the buffer zones to the extent necessary to establish the existence of specific reserves that crossed the MSL.
Before 2007, a floating buffer zone kept protesters from approaching unwilling listeners any closer than 6 feet if they were within 18 feet of the clinic.
Starting their work in 2004, teams of G4S Ordnance Management have cleared the buffer zone off nearly 27,000 mines in 6 years.
Buffer zones are a key part of efforts to protect reds from the advancing greys.
Recently, many counties in California have voted to establish buffer zones.
Only 18 states have so far set up committees for demarcating the buffer zones.
We are writing to ask for villagers support and opinions on installing a 40mph buffer zone prior to the 30mph terminal speed limit signs on the A539 Wrexham via Overton Whitchurch Road.
A Russian defence ministry official also confirmed that Russian troops had closed down all six of their checkpoints in the buffer zone around South Ossetia.
It is dropping its bounced payment charges from pounds 35 to pounds 8 and offering a buffer zone averaging pounds 250.
Prince Edward Island Environment Minister George Webster, who is a potato farmer in the Maple Plains area, says there are two parts to the buffer zone legislation.