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In auto sales, a slang term for false equity. For example, water occurs when a car owner claims $3,000 in equity on a vehicle when she only has $1,500 in equity.
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The steeper the slope, the higher is the water depletion rate.
People in Abbottabad and its surrounding areas have suffered acute water scarcity due to rapid urbanization, population growth, and ground water depletion in recent years.
Ward and Pulido-Velazquez (2008) do a complete economic programming model analysis of the effects on yields, acreage, income, evapotranspiration, return flows, and water depletion of a policy that subsidizes the adoption of efficient drip irrigation in New Mexico's Rio Grande Basin.
This can lead to some imbalances like torrential rains, flash floods and ground water depletion.
The Member of Parliament indicated that the solution starts with an immediate halt of water depletion, the containing of rain water in dams and ponds, and most importantly by providing the citizenry with means of "rationing water consumption" .
The built environment, in Qatar and across the globe, contributes to air pollution, land use and contamination, fossil fuel and water depletion, water pollution, materials depletion, impacts on human health, and climate change.
Local water depletion and pollution are often closely tied to the structure of the global economy.
A 2002 law aimed at curbing water depletion bans private drilling, but it is rarely applied, Schlutter said.
It will shed light on the underground water resources which are major sources for the Kingdom to reduce water depletion, said Dr.
The author mentions other factors that play into the scenario such as species extinction and water depletion but posits that climate change and peak oil are the most fundamental.
In Hansala, we will divert 14-inch pipeline to the region where there is water depletion and scarcity," said Abdul Latif Chaudhary, District Executive Engineer, Rajouri.
But what exactly are the problems that are posed by water depletion, how is the security of Arab countries affected, and what are the solutions that can be adopted for preventing this?