land reclamation

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  2. environmental problem solving
  3. intervention on land
  4. land reclamation
Scope note
Making land capable of more intensive use by changing its general character, as by drainage of excessively wet land; irrigation of arid or semiarid land; or recovery of submerged land from seas, lakes and rivers.
land reclamation
Accepted term: 14-May-2014