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[buhlk-hed-ing] /ˈbʌlkˌhɛd ɪŋ/
the construction of bulkheads; bulkheads in general.
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  • Filling and bulkheading seaward far into the upper intertidal zone can bury and destroy surf smelt spawning habitat.
  • Drawings showing proposed skids and bulkheading, jacking shield or boring arrangement.
  • He stated the utilities were already in place and there was good bulkheading on the west side.
  • Including removing and replacing floating docks, removing and replacing bulkheading.
  • In estuarine areas, bulkheading and filling accompany the dredging for boat access, adding to the shallow water losses.
  • Activities that physically alter habitat, such as dredging, bulkheading and channel construction could reduce tautog production.
  • Access to the upstream conduit requires bulkheading of the conduit entrance.

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