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  Reserve - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Canada, a reserve is a First Nations community recognized by the Indian Act, similar to what are called Indian reservations in the United States.
In military terms a reserve can mean forces (or army) held back from battle in order to deal with unforseen contingencies, or to exploit successes, or to relieve troops that have lost their effectiveness.
In legal terms, a judge may reserve a decision in a case, which means that he takes time to consider the judgment rather than delivering it straight after hearing the parties to the case.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Reserve   (357 words)

 Reserve Requirements - Fedpoints - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
The transactions-account reserve requirement is applied to deposits over a two-week period: a bank's average reserves over the period ending every other Wednesday must equal the required percentage of its average deposits in the two-week period ending the Monday sixteen days earlier.
Furthermore, the Federal Reserve operates in a way that permits banks to acquire the reserves they need to meet their requirements from the money market, so long as they are willing to pay the prevailing price (the federal funds rate) for borrowed reserves.
Reserve requirements impose a cost on the banks equal to the foregone interest on the amount by which required reserves exceed the reserves that banks would voluntarily hold in order to conduct their business, and the Fed has been hesitant to make changes that would increase that cost.
www.newyorkfed.org /aboutthefed/fedpoint/fed45.html   (1097 words)

 Federal Reserve - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central Board of Governors in Washington, D.C. and twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks located in major cities throughout the nation.
The Federal Reserve System was created via the Federal Reserve Act of 1913 which "established a new central bank designed to add both flexibility and strength to the nation's financial system." The legislation provided for a system that included a number of regional Reserve Banks and a seven-member governing board.
The Federal Reserve is financially independent because it runs a surplus, due in part to its ownership of government bonds.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Federal_Reserve   (4105 words)

 United States Army Reserve - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Army Reserve is the federal reserve force of the United States Army.
Army Reserve soldiers may be soldiers who left the active Army after a period of service, or they may have enlisted directly into the Reserve.
Reserve soldiers generally perform training or service one weekend per month (inactive duty for training) and for two continuous weeks at some time during the year (annual training).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Army_Reserve   (171 words)

 US Army Reserve
The Reserve is reengineering the mobilization process to make it more streamlined; refocusing regional commands to better support soldiers and their families; restructuring units for increased relevance; improving human resources operations; and improving the pool of skilled soldier volunteers to combatant commanders.
The Reserve is reengineering the mobilization process to make it more streamlined; refocusing our regional commands to better support soldiers and their families; restructuring units for increased relevance; improving human resources operations; and improving the pool of skilled soldier volunteers to combatant commanders.
The Army Reserve holds 59 percent of the medical assets in the Army and 63 percent of the chemical assets in the Army.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/army/usar.htm   (3575 words)

 reserve   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Kayan Mentarang Reserve, with a gazetted area of 16.000 square kilometers in the far interior of East Kalimantan at the Malaysian border is one of the largest protected blocks of rain forest in Southeast Asia.
The Kayan Mentarang Nature Reserve is located between the headwaters of the Kayan and Mentarang rivers and their tributaries, in Bulungan district in the far interior of East Kalimantan, bordering the Malaysian states of Sarawak and Sabah, between 2º and 4º30'N and between 114º45' and 116º15' E. Topography and Geomorphology
The most extensive areas of secondary forest inside the reserve are in the Kerayan and along the upper Bahau and its main western tributaries, the Pujungan and the Lurah.
dfwm.ugent.be /forman/projecten/kayan/reserve.htm   (2432 words)

 Reserve Book Room - Hesburgh Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Reserve items should be returned to the Reserve counter or put in the Reserve book drop located to the left of the counter or if the building is closed, put items in the external book repository located on the west wall of the library building (the outside wall that faces the Memorial Fountain).
All Reserve items are shelved by call number and your item can be retrieved more quickly if you provide Reserve staff with the call number when requesting the material.
The nature of the Reserve Book Room is such that one item may be handled by a large volume of patrons which can result in much damage to a book or photocopy.
www.library.nd.edu /reserves   (1623 words)

 UAF Rasmuson Library -- Services: Reserve
The Reserve desk houses personal copies of items as well as materials which are in high demand and/or short supply, and which have been designated by the instructor to be available for check out for limited periods of time (typically 2-72 hours).
The Reserve Desk is located on the 4th (ground) floor of the library, attached to the Circulation Desk, and is visible when you come in from either of the two entrances.
Reserve materials must be submitted at least 1 week prior to the date needed by students, in order to guarantee availability for checkout.
www.uaf.edu /library/services/reserve.html   (885 words)

 U.S. Army Reserve - History
Reserve units were authorized 24 inactive duty training days a year and up to 17 days of active duty (called annual training).
The position of Chief, Army Reserve was established by federal statute, to be filled by a USAR general officer appointed by the president for a four-year term, with advice and consent of the Senate.
Army Reserve soldiers were among the first Reserve Component personnel called to active duty, and were among the last to leave the desert, with units and volunteers preparing equipment for retrograde to the United States or Europe long after the conflict ended.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/army/usar-history.htm   (3043 words)

 NRS :: Santa Cruz Island Reserve
The Santa Cruz Island Reserve was established in 1966 to provide access, assistance, and facilities to researchers and classes for studies of the archaeology, marine and terrestrial biology, geography, and geology of the northern Channel Islands, with special emphasis on Santa Cruz Island.
Use of the Santa Cruz Island Reserve is limited to bona fide research and class use and must be coordinated through the reserve director and the UCSB Natural Reserve System campus office.
Reservations for air or boat transportation may need to made well in advance of the trip, so please contact him as early as possible.
nrs.ucop.edu /Reserves/scir/SCI_info.html   (2075 words)

 Colorado College Tutt Library: Reserves Policies
Reserve items may be searched on the TIGER catalog by faculty name and by course name.
All material to be placed on reserve for a class must be brought to the Circulation Desk at least 24 hours in advance.
The library reserve service is generally considered to be an extension of the classroom and is therefore governed by the same fair use guidelines under Section 107 of the Copyright Law.
www.coloradocollege.edu /Library/About/Policies/ReservePol.html   (897 words)

 Niassa Reserve, Mozambique - About the Niassa Reserve
The Niassa Reserve is in the core of the vast Miombo Ecoregion covering approximately 3.6 million square Km and extending from the Angolan escarpment in the west up to (but not including) the coastal woodlands and forests of Mozambique and Tanzania in the East (WWF.
Niassa Reserve is one of the largest protected miombo forest ecosystems in the world, with a surface of 42,000 km², the Niassa Reserve is the largest conservation area of Mozambique and it contains by far the greatest concentration of wildlife in the country.
Located in the northern Mozambique covering parts of Cabo Delgado Province and nearly one third of Niassa Province, the Niassa Reserve core area of 22 000 Km2 is bordered by Rovuma River in the north (Tanzania border), Lugenda river in southeast, Luatize River, southwest and Lussanhando River in the west.
www.niassa.com   (710 words)

 Oregon Parks and Recreation Department: State Parks RESERVE
Half of Oregon´s state park campgrounds accept campsite reservations; the other half are first-come, first-served.
Reservations for yurts, cabins, camper wagons, and tepees must be made by phone 2 days to 9 months in advance.
Reservations must be made by phone 2 days to 9 months ahead of time.
www.oregon.gov /OPRD/PARKS/reserve.shtml   (368 words)

 Reserve Bank of New Zealand
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand's three main functions are: operating monetary policy to maintain price stability; promoting the maintenance of a sound and efficient financial system; and meeting the currency needs of the public.
Financial Stability Report: On 18 November 2005 the Reserve Bank released its Financial Stability Report, a twice-yearly report that assesses the robustness of the New Zealand financial system.
The in-principle decision that the single prudential regulator should be the Reserve Bank is subject to further reporting to Cabinet, by end November 2006.
www.rbnz.govt.nz   (201 words)

 USATODAY.com - Head of Army Reserve plans big changes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WASHINGTON — The commander of the U.S. Army Reserve said Tuesday that he plans to make sweeping changes to the way that Reserve soldiers are recruited, managed and mobilized for duty.
Helmly said the Army Reserve force structure was designed in an era when having the maximum number of units, even if they couldn't all be fully manned, was accepted policy.
By way of explaining how the Army Reserve has not done a good job of making soldiers feel "wanted and respected," Helmly said he recently discovered that commanders had failed to promote 13,000 privates who were eligible for higher rank.
www.usatoday.com /news/washington/2004-01-21-army-reserve-head_x.htm   (620 words)

 GoArmy.com > Army Reserve > Overview
The Army Reserve is critical to the overall mission of the Army and is over 200,000 Soldiers strong.
You'll be An Army of One in the Army Reserve.
The Army Reserve is a critical component of the Army.
www.goarmy.com /reserve/nps/index.jsp   (227 words)

 Placing Items on Course Reserve
After each test, he or she sends a copy of an explanation of the answers to the Circulation Supervisor, with a request that it be placed in the folder and that the older item be discarded or returned to the instructor.
As the reserve ID number is keyed to the course instructor's name, it would be best if one instructor is identified is the principal instructor for course reserve purposes.
If students have know an item will be a reserve reading before the library has had a chance to put it on course reserve, it is likely to get checked out before we can get to it, which simply makes it more difficult to get it on reserve promptly.
www.bemidjistate.edu /library/reserves/placing_on_reserve.html   (2190 words)

 Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Federal Reserve Board approved action by the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, increasing the primary credit rate from 5 percent to 5.25 percent, effective Dec. 14, 2005.
ALFRED (Archival Federal Reserve Economic Data) is an application for retrieving vintage versions of economic data.
FRED® is the Federal Reserve's economic and financial database.
www.stlouisfed.org   (470 words)

 Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve
The Reserve is located 15 miles west of Lancaster on Avenue I. Take the Avenue I off ramp from the 14 Freeway, head west 15 miles to the Poppy Reserve.
The Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve is located in the western Antelope Valley at an elevation ranging from 2600--3000 feet.
The reserve is a natural area, where only DAY USE (hiking and picnicking) is allowed.
www.parks.ca.gov /?page_id=627   (741 words)

Spain and Italy did eventually codify their “reserve” wines, but only within certain regions that were already acknowledged for producing wines of consistent character.
In the big picture, separating true reserves from faux reserves is only part of a larger challenge: distinguishing between truly special wines and everyday ones.
The meticulous process of identifying only the best vineyards and/or barrels to become reserve wines explains why many of the finest reserve programs can be found at large wineries with broad vineyard resources and the capacity to experiment with small batches.
www.privateclubs.com /archives/2000-sept-oct/wine_reserves.htm   (1772 words)

 Reserve Price
A reserve price is a tool sellers can use to stimulate bidding on their auction-style item while reserving the right not to sell below a price they have in mind.
The reserve price is not disclosed to bidders, but they will be told that your auction has a reserve price and whether or not the reserve has been met.
All Reserve Price Auctions are subject to a Reserve Price Auction Fee that is refunded when you successfully complete your auction on eBay.
pages.ebay.com /help/sell/reserve.html   (303 words)

 Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City is building a new headquarters.
The Federal Reserve regrets check processing difficulties experienced by some Oklahoma banks during the transition of check processing operations from the Oklahoma City Branch to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City has reissued two pieces of research: "Expectations and the Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism," originally published in the fourth quarter 2004 Economic Review, and "Predicting Real Growth and Inflation with the Yield Spread," originally published in the fourth quarter 1997 Economic Review.
www.kc.frb.org   (938 words)

 Reserve Price Auction
A reserve price is the minimum price a seller is willing to accept for the item.
As a buyer, you are not shown the reserve price, only whether or not the reserve has been met.
If your maximum bid is the first to meet or exceed the reserve price, the effective bid displayed will automatically be raised to the reserve price.
pages.motors.ebay.com /help/buy/buyer-reserve.html   (246 words)

 Secrets of the Federal Reserve
Thus the proposed Federal Reserve Bank was to be "controlled by Congress" and answerable to the government, but the majority of the directors were to be chosen, "directly or indirectly" by the banks of the association.
The Federal Reserve System began its operations in 1914 with the activity of the Organization Committee, appointed by Woodrow Wilson, and composed of Secretary of the Treasury William McAdoo, who was his son-in-law, Secretary of Agriculture Houston and Comptroller of the Currency John Skelton Williams.
Because the Federal Reserve Bank of New York was to set the interest rates and direct open market operations, thus controlling the daily supply and price of money throughout the United States, it is the stockholders of that bank who are the real directors of the entire system.
www.apfn.org /apfn/reserve.htm   (16791 words)

 Welcome to Shamwari Game Reserve in the heart of the malaria free Eastern Cape South Africa.
Welcome to Shamwari Game Reserve, 20 000 hectares (49000 acres) the malaria free, private game reserve situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, has received numerous international awards, including the World's Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve for five consecutive years.
It is situated in verdant bush along the Bushmans River, halfway between Port Elizabeth (45 minutes drive outside the city) and Grahamstown, a pleasant drive from Cape Town, forming a natural extension to the famous Garden Route.
Steeped in Settler history, and dating back to the time when a multitude of game roamed wild and free, the 20 000 hectare reserve boasts five eco-systems, thus enabling the support of many forms of plant, animal and bird life.
www.shamwari.com   (426 words)

 The Gnome Reserve & Wild Flower Garden
Set amid truly rural countryside (8/10 miles south of Clovelly/Bideford) the 4 acre Reserve comprises woodland, stream, 30 yard pond, meadow and garden - home to 1000+ gnomes and pixies, and about 250 labelled species of wild flowers, herbs, grasses and ferns.
The children will love it because there is so much for them to discover from a woodpecker in a tree to a pixie flitting over clumps of comfrey.
The Reserve was proposed by Stephen Pile of the Daily Telegraph as a candidate for The Turner Prize.
www.gnomereserve.co.uk   (361 words)

J-reserve is an online site for booking hotels, Japanese-style inns, and other services available at discount prices in a number of cities throughout Japan.
Your credit status is verified at the time of your application for reservation.In the event that the payment limit of your credit card is exceeded after the reservation,the reservation may be cancelled, or you will be charged after completion of your stay.
Cancellation charges shall be applied for cancellations seven or fewer days before the scheduled arrival, in accordance with the rates set by individual accommodation facilities.
www.j-reserve.com   (166 words)

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