perennial stream

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perennial stream

[pə′ren·ē·əl ′strēm]
(hydrology)
A stream which contains water at all times except during extreme drought.
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A forest-fed perennial river is fast becoming a seasonal stream as 87 per cent of tree cover has been removed in 50 years.
This is a perennial river which is fed by spring water.
Though Kaveri provides the flashpoint, there are many perennial river water disputes in the country.
Those supporting the protests say the Thamirabarani will not remain a perennial river if it is indiscriminately exploited.
The project is based on a perennial river system and the supply of water has been determined to be adequate, given the water treaty arrangements.
KUWAIT, Aug 5 (KUNA) -- Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) signed a KD 4-million (USD 13,6 million) agreement loan with Chad to help fund rice production in the Chari-Logone perennial river system.
This river, like Ravi, is also not a perennial river and that's why we are studying this project." Langrial said he and his team would look at the environmental impact, water level requirement, structural details and "learn from the experience in Ahmedabad".
"Flooding which could rise to few meters could be attributed to the proximity of perennial river creek system, poor drainage facility, inherently low lying area, proximity to coastal area, heavily silted river or creek, and encroachment along natural drainage channels," he said.
Since Fresh water is a finite resource, which without appropriate consideration given to its quantity and quality it will not support development activities particularly in perennial river basin.
Ms Motshepa added that there was a perennial river that passes through the village, hence as a committee they would like to see it turned into a tourist attraction.
None will ever be like him, but his ideals and discipline will run as a perennial river in our blood," he added.