It has been reported that there will be an unprecedented 20 per cent decrease in the surface water flows as compared to the usual scenarios in winters, and this will increase pressure on groundwater
Capacity building priorities include the preparation of a guidebook on policies, legislation and plans in the field of groundwater
governance, and the organisation of training courses on the principles and concepts of groundwater
governance for all concerned professionals, lawyers, parliamentarians and beneficiaries; in addition to the inclusion of general water governance concepts in curricula of Arab universities and schools.
For minimizing the depleting groundwater
and save the flood water a pilot project titled 'Recharge of Aquifer for Groundwater
Management in Punjab' is in progress.
Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, Secretary-General of EAD, highlighted the importance of protecting Abu Dhabi's groundwater
resources, saying, "Safeguarding the emirate of Abu Dhabi's groundwater
resources is one of our priority areas, and so it is our responsibility, as well as that of our partners, to work together to protect our water resources.
The Kings River flows across a coarse gravel bed near the Sierra Nevada foothills, recharging groundwater
We observed that over time the way groundwater
moved and where it was present changed significantly," said USGS hydrologist Rachel Powell, lead author of the report Estimated 2012 groundwater
potentiometric surface and drawdown from predevelopment to 2012 in the Santa Fe Group aquifer system in the Albuquerque metropolitan area, central New Mexico.
Most importantly, it undermines arguments for granting groundwater
use rights and heightened protection against regulatory limitations.
16) for the year 2005, EAD's enforcement officers issued a number of reports on cases of transfer and selling of groundwater
without a licence from EAD.
The approach adopted in the quantitative assessment of the groundwater
body is based on that presented by European Communities, (2009), and it consists of three parts.
Californians rely heavily on groundwater
to meet their basic daily needs.
It points to the important role that groundwater
plays in supplying surface-level waterbodies and associated ecosystems.
The districts are still required to take actions necessary to comply with waste discharge permits, eliminate threatened nuisance conditions, clean up polluted groundwater
and discharge treated wastewater in a manner that does not cause nuisance or pollution," Lahontan Regional Water Board officials said in a statement announcing the proposed settlement.