water exchange

water exchange

[′wȯd·ər iks‚chānj]
(oceanography)
The volume and rate of water exchange between air and a body of water in a specific location, or between several bodies of water, controlled by such factors as tides, winds, river discharge, and currents.
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With land-based systems, natural processes such as filtration and water exchange and dispersal must be carried out mechanically, which requires a lot of electricity.
It is designed to maintain connections between tidal creeks and ponds within the marsh, to allow a healthy flux of water exchange, he explained.
Most of the ships that we get are from the same region, so the question of ballast water exchange doesn't arise.
Chlorine was used to disinfect the water, because no filter system or regular water exchange was available.
No water exchange was performed over the entire experimental period in any of the culture tanks, just the replenishing to maintain the initial water level.
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No water exchange was performed over the entire study, only the replenishment to compensate for evaporation.
Culture systems using high density and minimal or zero water exchange have been used to increase aquaculture sustainability (Crab et al.
Regular water exchange is necessary to eliminate excretory products and maintain a high concentration of dissolved oxygen; however, during this phase, no aeration is provided.
It may even develop a market for water exchange between farmers.
Modeling heat and water exchange of fallow land coverage with plant residue mulch.