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sea ice that covers from 50 to 80 percent of the surface of water in any particular area.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Wave action would likely not be present in its intended operating environment of
Effective use of dispersants and chemical herders in
Dispersants are not effective in a
environment because ice may prevent dispersants from mixing into the water column.
Develop capabilities to deflect or redirect oil in a
South winds eventually will remove the
, leaving the channel ice-free.
The initial melting of the river ice causes
buildup, which acts as a quasi-dam restricting the natural flow.
To do this, he used a dull ax to break the ice and a shovel or pitchfork to remove the
from the hole.
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(...) on the very edge; whether you examine its blue and broken ice or draw away from its fearful...
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