They climbed the dune and kneeled close to the top.
Terrace deposits and dune sand.
From the top of a dune they paused for a backward glance.
Horse and rider plunged down the side of the dune toward them.
an ins, a sand dune formation may be termed an Arenarion.
croie dune, chalk hill.
Furze and the common juniper are regular dune plants, and may also be found on the heaths of Drente, Overysel and Gelderland.
As she watched, the horses plunged down a dune, sending a spray of white sand into the dry air.
She crawled up the dune and knelt beside him.
Its coarser phases are closely associated with dunes in many places, and locally the bess makes a considerable part of the dune material.
As they walked back down the dune, she dragged her hand in a wavy line, trying to obliterate their tracks.
In addition to his purely political writings, Arthur Ranc published political novels of the Second Empire, Sous l'empire (1872) and Le roman dune conspiration (1868).
The latter has dune most damage in the provinces of Malaga and Alicante, in Catalonia.
She stumbled up the dune behind him and stopped when he held out a hand.
She turned the horse and followed his mule up a dune, reining in at his side.
In relation to the latter theory, it is pointed out that some markedly calcicole species occur on sand dunes; but this may be due to the lime which is frequently present in dune sand as well as to the physical dryness of the soil.
ilgaris) of dune heaths, dune bushland or scrub, and dune rest.
He found, as others have dune, that if a battery, dynamo or induction coil has its terminals connected to the earth at two distant places, a system of electric currents flows between these points through the crust of the earth.
The criticisms were directed chiefly to the inclusion of sand dune plants among halophytes, to the exclusion of halophytes from xerophytes, to the inclusion of bog xerophytes among hydrophytes, to the inclusion of all conifers among xerophytes and of all deciduous trees among mesophytes, and to the group of mesophytes in general.
Bonnal de Ganges, La Chute dune rpublique tVenise] (Paris, 1885); D.
His chief works are: Dogmatique de l'Eglise reformee (1843), De l'etat actuel de l'Eglise reformee en France (1844), Esquisse dune theorie de l'Eglise chretienne (1845), La Critique et la foi (1850), Alexandre Vinet (1853), Lettres a mon cure (1853), Etudes critiques sur la litterature contemporaine (1863-1889), Etudes critiques de litterature (1876), Diderot (1880), La Democratie et la France (1883), Etudes sur la litterature XVIII° siècle (1891).
She was tending the mules when she saw a rider on top of a sand dune.
They cautiously crept around the dune.
He scowled at their tracks, visible all the way back around the dune.
Bordeaux led them into a dish shaped depression at the top of a dune and then dismounted.
A closer investigation of the numerous long, narrow banks which lie off the Flemish coast and the Thames estuary shows that they are composed of fragments of rock abraded and transported by tidal currents and storms in the same way that the chalk and limestone worn off from the eastern continuation of the island of Heligoland during the last two centuries has been reduced to the coarse gravel of the off-lying Dune.
They made camp at the bottom of a crescent shaped dune.
afforested dune systems.
sea spurge Euphorbia paralias and the nationally scarce dune fescue Vulpia fasciculata are frequent, while sea bindweed Calystegia soldanella is very local.
dune buggies from James Hale the buggy " Guru " .
Sefton Coast Sefton Sefton Coast is a large area of predominantly calcareous dune vegetation in northwest England.
The setting sun cast a golden light on the sand, and sharp dune crests wove their languid path across the lunar landscape.
decalcifys a complex of dune grassland on Atlantic decalcified fixed dunes.
However, dune buggies have become more diversified in terms of the terrain they can handle.
dredgeeroded sand may form offshore bars to supply material for renewed dune formation, provided there is no offshore dredging.
dune slack communities, which are uncommon in Northern Ireland.
dune vegetation survey of Great Britain: a national inventory.
dune heaths are usually dominated by heather Calluna vulgaris.
dune grassland which covers 27% .
Owen, Kent and Dale (2001) analyzed data from machair sand dune seed banks and seed rain samples using DCA.
dune buggy biffle.
Sea spurge Euphorbia paralias and the nationally scarce dune fescue Vulpia fasciculata are frequent, while sea bindweed Calystegia soldanella is very local.
grazing on wet pasture or dune slacks leading to growth of scrub or coarse grassland.
grazing by sheep reduces the sand trapping ability of the dune grasses.
You can hike or even dune surf the shifting white gypsum.
Finally we had tonight's headliners, those American music loving Swedes, ' Herman Dune ' .
Where the soil is very acid, dune heath develops, often dominated by heather.
humid dune slacks with an interesting flora are well-developed in the northern section where they often form marshy areas or pools.
These tend to merge into an enlarging, horseshoe-shaped bare slope which may threaten to reduce the dune to an eroded hummock.
Sand wasp The dune systems at Holkham are formed on old shingle ridges.
Owen, N., Kent, M. and Dale, P. (2001) Effects of burial on machair sand dune vegetation.
The desert world portrayed in Critical Mass bears a remarkable similarity to Frank Herbert's Dune.
Willow or birch dominates scrub on wetter dune slack areas.
Pools are periodically dug in selected dune slacks on the Sefton Coast in order to provide habitat for threatened species including lesser bearded stonewort.
In the morning we drove into the dunes to watch the sunrise over Dune 45.
The fluctuating flows which transport sediment and create dune movement have been difficult to visualize using conventional dye tracers.
Additionally, the digital echo sounder will be used with a side-looking sonar transducer that will enable quantification of dune planform morphology.
However, care should be taken to ensure that control measures do not lead to further stabilization of the dune vegetation.
Scarce plants found in the area include marsh and dune helleborine, coral root orchid and round-leaved wintergreen.
His chief works are: Dogmatique de l'Eglise reformee (1843), De l'etat actuel de l'Eglise reformee en France (1844), Esquisse dune theorie de l'Eglise chretienne (1845), La Critique et la foi (1850), Alexandre Vinet (1853), Lettres a mon cure (1853), Etudes critiques sur la litterature contemporaine (1863-1889), Etudes critiques de litterature (1876), Diderot (1880), La Democratie et la France (1883), Etudes sur la litterature XVIIIÃ‚° siÃ¨cle (1891).
Dune scrub A few shrubby species are capable of invading sand dunes to form scrub.
The desert world portrayed in Critical Mass bears a remarkable similarity to Frank Herbert 's Dune.
North Northumberland Dunes Northumberland North Northumberland Dunes represents a rare example of well-developed dune slack vegetation on the east coast of England.
Dune succession may be initiated by strandline plants which trap small amounts of sand during the growing season.
The Bayview Trail offers views of Leelanau County's rolling hills, Sleeping Bear Dune and Pyramid Point.
This pair comes in colors such as Smokey Hazelnut, Sand Dune, Pebble Beach and Night Horizon as well as in plaid.
You can even race pickups and dune buggies in the same race as high performance sports cars.
Here, you ride dune buggies and dirt bikes across some very dusty paths.
The former is available in several colors, including black, khaki, olive, and sand dune, and has a water resistant coating a rigid to protect the bag's contents.
The Dune is built on a similar sole and features a T-strap, quick closure system and detailing on the toe.
He is also no stranger to the big screen, with roles in both Dune and Blue Velvet.
Dune offers a collection of temporary back tattoos unrivaled on the Internet.
This is just the tip of the iceberg at Dune.
It's hard to beat the temporary tats sold at Dune.
The camisole comes in many different colors, including, black, dune, mulberry, a matching Roebling strip and white.
With sequels covering storylines like Dune, Star Wars and his DC Comics series - there are not many science fiction fans today who have not heard of him.
LTK: Regarding the popular Dune sequels that you've worked on with Brian Herbert, did you find it difficult to expand upon Frank's world of Dune as opposed to starting such a fictional world from scratch?
The Winds of Dune, which comes out in August, is our eleventh book in the series.
LTK: Could you describe the premise of your upcoming novel, The Winds of Dune, coming out in August of 2009?
KA: In our Dune books so far, we have told stories from ten thousand years before the original novel Dune to five thousand years after.
In The Winds of Dune, as well as last year's Paul of Dune, we are going back to the core classics, setting these stories as "in-quels" (rather than prequels or sequels), stories taking place between and after Dune and Dune Messiah.
Winds picks up immediately after the end of Dune Messiah, after Paul Atreides has walked off into the desert, leaving his empire behind.
LTK: Finally, for your avid fans, are there any long-term plans beyond The Winds of Dune that fans can look forward to?
KA: As I mentioned above, Brian and I are doing our own trilogy, Hellhole, but we will interweave those original novels with new Dune books -- at least two more under contract, The Throne of Dune and Leto of Dune''.
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