Lagoon definition

Lagoon means a naturally existing coastal zone depression which is below mean high water and which has permanent or ephemeral communications with the sea, but which is protected from the sea by some type of naturally existing barrier.
Lagoon means an impoundment made by constructing an excavated pit, dam, embankment or combination of these for treatment of liquid livestock waste by anaerobic, aerobic or facultative digestion. Such impoundment predominantly receives waste from a confined livestock operation.

Examples of Lagoon in a sentence

Guidelines for the Design, Operation and Maintenance of Wastewater Lagoon Systems in the Northwest Territories, Vol.

No uncured concrete or concrete wash water shall be allowed to come in contact with the waters of Marina Lagoon Reporting requirements: A work plan for each year’s proposed activities shall be submitted to this office no later than 1 January of each year.

The main task under this sub-consultancy is to draft the recommendations of Lake Chilwa and Mpoto Lagoon Fisheries By-laws Review meeting in a form ready for presentation and signature of the relevant authorities that represent the Government of Malawi that will confer full legal approval to the recommendations.

On 7th and 8th November, 2000, representatives of Lake Chilwa and Mpoto Lagoon Beach Village Committees met at a Compass supported meeting to review Lake Chilwa and Mpoto Lagoon Fisheries By-laws.

Recommendation 2 proposes to prohibit nkacha nets from being used for fishing in Lake Chilwa and Mpoto Lagoon.


More Definitions of Lagoon

Lagoon means the area identified as Works No.3 on the works plans;
Lagoon means a wastewater treatment facility which is a shallow, artificial pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen interact to restore wastewater to a reasonable state of purity. This includes both human and livestock wastes. All lagoons shall meet the minimum design criteria established by the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. All lagoons shall have the proper permits approved prior to starting construction.
Lagoon means any pond, natural or artificial, receiving raw or partially treated sewage or waste, in which stabilization occurs due to sunlight, air and micro-organisms.
Lagoon means a liquid manure storage and treatment pond.
Lagoon means any earthen or partially earthen impoundment that is used for the treatment of sewage or liquid industrial waste.
Lagoon means an impoundment made by constructing an excavated pit, dam, embankment or combination of these for treatment of waste by anaerobic, aerobic or facultative digestion.