Zones

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Shear (geology) - Mechanisms of Shearing
... Shear zones which occur in more brittle rheological conditions (cooler, less confining pressure) or at high rates of strain, tend to fail by brittle failure breaking of minerals, which are ground up into ... Shear zones which occur under brittle-ductile conditions can accommodate much deformation by enacting a series of mechanisms which rely less on fracture of the rock and occur within the minerals ... Shear zones accommodate compressive stress by movement on foliation planes ...
Jamaican Free Zones
... The Jamaican Free Zones are a controversial government free trade zone initiative in Jamaica ... foreign investment and international trade, businesses operating within these zones have no tax on their profits, and are exempted from customs duties on imports and exports ... There are five Jamaican Free Zones Kingston Free Zone (KFZ) in Kingston was established in 1976 on ground adjacent to the Kingston Container Terminal ...
Shear (geology) - Shear Zone
... A shear zone is a tabular to sheetlike, planar or curviplanar zone composed of rocks that are more highly strained than rocks adjacent to the zone ... it may be difficult to place a distinct fault plane into the shear zone ... Shear zones may form zones of much more intense foliation, deformation, and folding ...
List Of Neighbourhoods In Calgary - Business Revitalization Zones
... The business revitalization zone (BRZ) program was established in 1983 to allow certain commercial areas of the city to administer and promote themselves internally ... Many of the zones (or districts) that emerged from this have since acquired a virtual "neighbourhood" status by the people of Calgary ... Most zones now offer a unique street shopping environment (many have restaurants and nightlife too) and have become popular destinations for both Calgarians and visitors to the city ...

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