water budget

water budget

[′wȯd·ər ‚bəj·ət]
(hydrology)
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It is paramount to collaborate with different research institutes to develop new indices to quantify the changes of sediment and water budget and simultaneously the changes of vegetation, aquatic life and water quality.
The farmers, who both agencies serve, want to make sure that the limited water budget is used efficiently.
If even a part of merrillite had been whitlockite before, it changes the water budget of Mars dramatically," Oliver Tschauner, professor of research in the Department of Geoscience at UNLV and co-leader of the study, said in a statement.
A better understanding of groundwater discharge rates is one of the components required to determine a water budget for Douglas Lake.
The water budget deficit in arid regions, the high cost of water supply, the essential need for food and associated energy value among other challenges, all need to be scientifically addressed to find solutions to world's current and future water problems," he said.
Satellite-derived ET also provides important information for quantifying irrigation water use and for understanding water availability as part of a region's water budget.
Groundwater is a non-renewable resource which makes protecting it a crucial necessity, particularly as it accounts for 65 per cent of the emirate's water budget.
The principle behind the water budget is to achieve balance between needs and available water resources in a sustainable way, where we define a fixed volume of water that we can supply sustainably in the long term and we live within it," explained Al Mahmoud.
Decker must consider several wide-ranging variables before he calculates a water budget for each of the 14 estate vineyards that he oversees.
Recent surveys show three-quarters of a Lebanese household's water budget is directed to private suppliers.
Summary: The Jordan Water Company (Miyahuna) on Tuesday announced its water budget for this year, 54 per cent of which was allocated for summer, according to an official statement.