recharge area

recharge area

[′rē‚chärj ‚er·ē·ə]
(hydrology)
An area in which water is absorbed that eventually reaches the zone of saturation in one or more aquifers. Also known as intake area.
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The characteristics of the natural landscape makes it a recharge area for the Floridan aquifer.
The origin of the geothermal water, residence time of the geothermal water, circulation depth, reservoir temperature, elevation and temperature of the recharge area, and mixture ratio of the hot water and cold water are also identified and estimated.
Talomo has been described as a 'recharge area' of the Talomo-Lipadas watershed, where Davao City gets its groundwater supply.
Tadpoles were likely washed into the cave stream via pond or lake outlets that drain into open sinkholes or by collapse of sinkhole ponds within the Stemler Cave recharge area.
Its shrinkage also weakens Delhi's war on air pollution, and means reduction in groundwater recharge area -- a severe blow to a city facing sharp depletion of groundwater table.
The municipality of Sao Carlos has 58% of its territory in the recharge area of the GAS, also known as recharge area, of which, 28.3% present vegetation coverage (Figure 2).
have said the site is close to ideal for this sort of facility--it's covered in a thick layer of clay and is not in an aquifer recharge area. A low-lying part of the 204-acre property is considered a wetland, but that section wouldn't be used as part of the 143-acre disposal facility.
The GMB's middle groundwater vulnerability risk zones were mainly located in the groundwater recharge area (Figure 10), these vulnerable zones covered around 37% of the studied area.
While the recharge area of the Mountain Aquifer is largely located in the West Bank, Israeli extractions amount to 89 per cent of the water resources, which are subsequently allocated to those residing in Israel and in Israeli settlements.
KGW has lower recharge area altitude, and has long water-rock interaction and reletively higher circulation time.
Years ago, the Jack Daniel's firm took steps to keep the water pure by purchasing hundreds of acres in the recharge area surrounding the spring.