stream·​side | \ ˈstrēm-ˌsīd How to pronounce streamside (audio) \

Definition of streamside

: the land bordering on a stream

Examples of streamside in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Nombre de Dios streamside frog, an amphibian that suffers from logging and deforestation related to agriculture. Susan Cosier, Scientific American, 31 May 2022 The new inhabitants cut down streamside vegetation that once slowed and absorbed rains, causing floods. Erica Gies, Scientific American, 16 Mar. 2022 It’s not uncommon for hikers to get lost in the state park, which spans 8,000 acres, including several miles of streamside trails twisting through sycamore woodlands. Marisa Gerber, Los Angeles Times, 17 Jan. 2022 Small grasshoppers have been observed in some areas, with some caddis in the streamside vegetation. Bob Timmons, Star Tribune, 15 July 2021 Shade from the replanted streamside trees helps keep the water cold and protects the habitat. Joan Rusek, cleveland, 15 June 2021 Upper-basin ranchers could diversify their business, producing grass-fed beef as well as streamside wetlands where baby fish can grow. Emma Marris, The Atlantic, 5 June 2021 The conservancy teamed up with the Urban Corps of San Diego to restore streamside habitat, on a parcel called the Fenton Property near the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Deborah Sullivan Brennan, San Diego Union-Tribune, 18 Nov. 2020 More and more frequently, these big fires incinerate streamside habitats, burning off vegetation that normally holds the soil in place, Bonar said. Ian James, The Arizona Republic, 31 Oct. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of streamside

1844, in the meaning defined above

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18 Jul 2022

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“Streamside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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