geohydrology


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geohydrology

[¦jē·ō‚hī′dräl·ə·jē]
(hydrology)
The science dealing with underground water, often referred to as hydrogeology.
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Principles of geohydrology, watershed and GIS were integrated to conceptualize this new initiative which was launched through the Rural Management and Development Department to revive and restore 50 Himalayan water springs and four lakes mainly located in drought-prone areas.
lohena and the unknown effects that factors such as geohydrology, prevailing currents, and predation may have on its ability to disperse, it remains unclear whether the estimates of migration reported here are ample to predict successful colonization of new anchialine habitats on ecological timescales.
The geohydrology of these arid zones is characterized by granites that have relatively low groundwater recharge rates, estimated at 5-7% of rainfall.
Geohydrology and groundwater chemistry at the site are better understood today, but problems persist despite significant remedial activities.
According to Ray Finley, manager of Sandia's Geohydrology Department, Sandia, as a national security laboratory, has the responsibility to help provide for the security of the U.S.
The ESP should also include a discussion of environmental conditions, including land use; annual precipitation, physiographic setting, ecological communities, surface water classification and quality; surface water flow; soil classification; and geohydrology. Furthermore, the ESP should include a background environmental assessment of the most potentially significant environmental issues.
Render, F.W., 1970, Geohydrology of the metropolitan Winnipeg area as related to groundwater supply and construction: Canadian Geotechnical Journal.
Geohydrology of the High Plains Aquifer in parts of Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, and Wyoming.
Investigations of the geohydrology, water chemistry, and numerical groundwater modeling of the regional Gulf Coast Aquifer (which includes the Evangeline) can be found in the 2001 Coastal Bend Regional Water Plan (CBRWP) and the 2002 Draft Report by Waterstone to the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB).
Geohydrology and Simulation of Groundwater Flow in the Red Clay Creek Basin, Chester County, Pennsylvania and New Castle County, Delaware.
As discussed above, high transport costs and the combination of unfavorable geohydrology and topography hindered increases in the use of fertilizers and irrigation.
Crownover, 1987, Geohydrology and susceptibility of major aquifers to surface contamination in Alabama; Area 6: U.