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  • Possibility of artificial recharge in overdeveloped miniwatersheds: a RS-GIS approach.

    Author(s) : Maggirwar, B. C.Umrikar, B. N.

    Author Affiliation : Groundwater Surveys and Development Agency, Pune, India.

    Author Email : bhagyashri.maggirwar@rediffmail.combnumrikar@unipune.ernet.in

    Journal article : Earth Science India 2009 Vol.2 No.2 pp.101-110 ref.18

    Abstract : The stressstressSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    on groundwatergroundwaterSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    has become a point of concern for planners and researchers. The groundwater pumping is exceeding the rechargerechargeSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    due to increased dependency on groundwater to cater the needs of the growing population. Therefore, the assessmentassessmentSubject Category: TechniquestechniquesSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , Methodologies and Equipment

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    of groundwater potential and scope for artificial recharge in the overdeveloped watershedswatershedsSubject Category: Topographic Features
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    is very crucial. GV-41 5/8 and 6/8 miniwatersheds are such overdeveloped areas where the groundwater occurring in unconfined/semi confined shallow aquifer needs to be augmented by undertaking suitable artificial recharge structuresstructuresSubject Category: Infrastructure
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    in order to ensure economically viable yieldsyieldsSubject Category: Properties
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    of wellswellsSubject Category: Infrastructure
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    vis-à-vis increase the groundwater availability on sustained basis. For the purpose of assessment of groundwater potential in GV-41 5/8 and 6/8 miniwatersheds, detailed hydrogeological surveyssurveysSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    were carried out in Aurangabad District, MaharashtramaharashtraSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    and the database was also used to find out the feasibility of artificial recharge structures. The present study is an attempt to find out the possibility of artificial recharge considering the existing water harvestingwater harvestingSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    structures using Remote Sensingremote sensingSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    and Geographical Information System techniques (RS-GIS).

    ISSN : 0974-8350

    URL : http://www.earthscienceindia.info/PDF...

    Record Number : 20113031538

    Publisher : Earth Science India

    Location of publication : Lucknow

    Country of publication : India

    Language of text : English

    Indexing terms for this abstract:

    Descriptor(s) : aquifersaquifersSubject Category: Topographic Features
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    , assessmentassessmentSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , groundwatergroundwaterSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , harvestingharvestingSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , rechargerechargeSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , remote sensingremote sensingSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , stressstressSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , structuresstructuresSubject Category: Infrastructure
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    , surveyssurveysSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , techniquestechniquesSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , water harvestingwater harvestingSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    , watershedswatershedsSubject Category: Topographic Features
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    , wellswellsSubject Category: Infrastructure
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    , yieldsyieldsSubject Category: Properties
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    Identifier(s) : catchment areas, precipitation trapping, runoff collection

    Geographical Location(s) : IndiaindiaSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    , MaharashtramaharashtraSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    Broader term(s) : Commonwealth of Nationscommonwealth of nationsSubject Category: Institutions and Organisations
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    , Developing Countriesdeveloping countriesSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , South Asiasouth asiaSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    , AsiaasiaSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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    , IndiaindiaSubject Category: Geographic Entities
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