Origin of riparian
OTHER WORDS FROM ripariannon·ri·par·i·an, adjective, noun
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How to use riparian in a sentence
Bosell was tasked with devising a temporary fix that would allow people back into the area for some much needed nature connection, but in a way that better managed impact on the fragile riparian environment.
“Once you enter the finger of Kolob Canyon, the towering sandstone walls rise above you as you hike through the lush riparian zone.”
The first pioneer to reach the riparian tributary where Kansas City now shimmers was, in fact, on the lam himself.
In the heart of the Olympic Park there are riparian meadows of wildflowers whose color and glory are heartbreaking.20 Reasons to Feel Good About the 2012 Olympics in London|The Telegraph|July 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In both cases the riparian owner, so-called, may erect a wharf extending from his land subject to public control.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
In the latter area it is restricted to riparian situations along the larger streams.
Sceloporus melanorhinus calligaster is found in trees in riparian situations in the lowlands to elevations of about 1500 meters.
Theory and practice agree upon the rule that rivers are part of the territory of the riparian State.International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
The riparian right to water established by long usage, is a joke when applied to the Indian.The Discards|Lucullus Virgil McWhorter