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Groundwater recharge


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    • Aquifer recharge
    • Groundwater--Natural recharge
    • Groundwater--Recharge
    • Groundwater increment
    • Groundwater replenishment
    • Increment (Groundwater recharge)
    • Intake (Groundwater recharge)
    • Natural groundwater recharge
    • Natural recharge of groundwater
    • Recharge of groundwater
    • Replenishment of groundwater
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  • Sources

    • found: Work cat.: Allan, R.J. An assessment of natural tree regeneration potential, groundwater recharge, and erosion risk in the Shire of McIvor, Victoria, 1985.
    • found: McGraw-Hill dict. of sci. and tech. terms, c2003(recharge [HYD] 1. The processes involved in the replenishment of water to the zone of saturation. 2. The amount of water added or absorbed. Also known as groundwater increment; groundwater recharge; groundwater replenishment; increment; intake)
    • found: Webster, L. A dict. of environmental & civil engineering, c2000(groundwater increment: Water added to a groundwater reservoir from all sources; groundwater recharge: Rate at which water is added to the watertable from an unsaturated zone; recharge: Process, natural or artificial, by which water is added to the saturated zone of an aquifer; recharge rate: Rate at which water is added beneath the surface of the ground to replenish or recharge groundwater)
    • found: Dunster, J. Dict. of natural resource management, c1996(recharge: The addition of water to an aquifer that occurs naturally from infiltration of rainfall and from water flowing over earth materials that allow water to infiltrate below the land surface)
    • found: The dict. of forestry, c1998(groundwater recharge: the flow of water from the earth's surface into the groundwater reservoir; recharge: the process by which water is added to the zone of saturation, as recharge of an aquifer)
    • found: LC database, May 27, 2005(groundwater recharge; ground-water recharge; ground water recharge; aquifer recharge; natural recharge; natural groundwater recharge)
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    • GB1197.77
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    • 2005-05-27: new
    • 2008-01-08: revised
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