river water


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river water

[′riv·ər ‚wȯd·ər]
(hydrology)
Water having carbonate, sulfate, and calcium as its main dissolved constituents; distinguished from seawater by its chloride and sodium content.
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Azlan said the PPSPM has received complaints from the public, including passengers on the Melaka River Cruise, of the foul smell and change in colour of the Melaka River water.
Nyagwanga said the government will ensure availability of water for domestic use during this dry period and called on residents to report to authorities, areas, where farmers have tapped river water into their farms for action to be taken.
He said that the hunters spent a large amount of money in raising ponds by diverting river water to them through heavy machinery.
It is, therefore, necessary to monitor the river water quality on regular basis to investigate its pollution status for designing the appropriate mitigation strategies.
Barry Russell, Environment Agency harbourmaster for the non-tidal Thames, said: "Instructions had been sent to all 45 locks on the Thames to use river water for irrigation.
Karnataka film distributors and exhibitors have decided not to screen Rajinikanth's Kaala in theatres across the state to protest the superstar's stand on the Cauvery river water row with Tamil Nadu.
The committee observed that closure of river water on Pakistan by India would be a tragedy bigger than Dhakka Fall.
Victims of flooding are common, not only in Manado, but across Indonesia, so the monitoring of river water levels, the rapid sharing of information by local government workers when water levels reach flood-warning levels, and providing residents with rapid and accurate evacuation instructions have become topics of interest.
Moreover, river water in Indonesia is highly contaminated and is not fit for drinking unless boiled.
Sturbridge Boy Scout Chris Sutter has taken a major step toward earning the rank of Eagle Scout by completing his required service project, making upgrades and repairs to the Quinebaug River water trail and Like Siog Pass hiking trail head parking lot located at 20 Pond Bridge Road in Holland.
Auto Business News-October 14, 2014--General Motors not to use Flint River water at engine plant