Biota definition

Biota means the plant and animal life in an area affected by a corrective action plan.
Biota means all plant and animal life.
Biota means the animal and plant life and other organisms of a given geographical region.

Examples of Biota in a sentence

  • Ground water monitoring activities are integrated with other environmental monitoring activities.j. Protection of Biota.

  • Based on the requirements of the Basin Plan and a white paper developed by Regional Water Board staff entitled Temperature and Dissolved Oxygen Impacts on Biota in Tidal Estuaries and Enclosed Bays in the Los Angeles Region, a maximum effluent temperature limitation of 86°F is included in the Order.

  • In connection with the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q of Biota Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

  • Biota, including the flora and fauna of the State, are critical ecological resources.

  • Use DOE-STD-1153-2002, A Graded Approach for Evaluating Radiation Doses to Aquatic and Terrestrial Biota.

  • The Aquatic Biota Form documents fish and amphibians observed during the survey.

  • River Biota: Diversity and Dynamics, eds Petts GE, Calow P (Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK; Cambridge, MA), pp 92–122.

  • It is simpler, less costly and has a lower risk (and generally lower returns) due to it being capital guaranteed.

  • A Guide to the Use of Biota, Sediments and Water in Environmental Monitoring.

  • A Graded Approach for Evaluating Radiation Doses to Aquatic and Terrestrial Biota.


More Definitions of Biota

Biota shall have the meaning set forth in the Preamble of this Agreement.
Biota means all the plant and animal life of a particular region.
Biota means animal and plant life in the water.
Biota means all the plant and animal life in a particular region;

Related to Biota

  • Wildlife means all species of animals, including but not necessarily limited to, mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, mollusks, and crustaceans, which are defined as ‘wildlife’ and are protected or otherwise regulated by statute, law, regulation, ordinance, or administrative rule in a party state. ‘Wildlife’ also means food fish and shellfish as defined by statute, law, regulation, ordinance, or administrative rule in a party state. Species included in the definition of ‘wildlife’ vary from state to state and determination of whether a species is ‘wildlife’ for the purposes of this compact shall be based on local law.

  • Wetlands or “wetland” means an area that is inundated or saturated by surface water or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances does support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions, commonly known as hydrophytic vegetation.

  • Animal means any nonhuman animate being endowed with the power of voluntary action.

  • Species means any group of animals classified as a species or subspecies as commonly accepted by the scientific community.

  • Topsoil means those horizons in a soil profile, commonly known as the “O” and the “A” horizons, containing organic material and includes deposits of partially decomposed organic matter such as peat;