German translation of 'estuary'
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Example Sentences Including 'estuary'
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A recent tangible biological and economic benefit of gains in scientific understanding has been the restriction of salmon fishing in Ireland to rivers and estuaries.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
I love writing with a view of the tidal estuary.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
As the lights go down, she asks us in her estuary accent if we had a good day at work.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Common sense says an estuary airport.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Five million years ago, a river estuary covered the area.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
More than 1,000 other overflows go into rivers and estuaries.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The Savills research only took account of rivers or estuaries up to 100m in from the sea.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
We have a lot of coast and, with it, many river estuaries.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Leaving the building, we walk towards a second river estuary, part of a national nature reserve.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There are many more elsewhere along the coast, in estuaries and along rivers.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
A MAN died and a second was in hospital yesterday after a small fishing boat capsized in a dangerous river estuary.The Sun (2014)
A parasite that is dangerous to people is being found increasingly in wild salmon from rivers and estuaries.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
And although the concentrations found in rivers and estuaries are very small, studies show they dramatically alter the behaviour of fish.The Sun (2014)
Any talk now of a Thames estuary airport must be considered dead.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Attempts to build an airport in the estuary would face substantial legal blocks.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Many estuary and river ferries have propellers at both ends pushing and pulling them along.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Opponents of an estuary airport scheme have long derided such a project on the grounds that it would take decades before it became reality.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
A 24-hour inner Thames estuary airport would avoid both of these constraints.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It matters to most of us that an estuary airport will destroy internationally important bird habitat.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It should commit to an estuary airport.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It should go further and back a Thames estuary airport funded from overseas.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
London could build two exciting projects, and the artificial estuary airport could feature the tidal generation of substantial green energy.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The Thames estuary airport is just such an idea.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
There are huge concentrations of people on the great river estuaries.The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)
There is no access to the area within the golf course but there is access to a hide beyond the course overlooking the estuary.A Guide to Britain&apos;s Conservation Heritage (1991)
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British English: estuary NOUN
An estuary is the wide part of a river where it joins the sea.
Sturgeon fishing has been pretty good in the estuary.
Translation of estuary from the Collins English to German Dictionary