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Groundwater Balance at the Watershed Scale in a Hard Rock Aquifer Using GIS

  • J. C. Maréchal
  • L. Galeazzi
  • B. Dewandel

Abstract

The high stress on ground water due to abstraction of large quantities of water through pumping for irrigation threatens the sustainability of agricultural development. This is mainly the case in hot and dry areas such as Hyderabad where the aquifers are located in hard rocks.

Keywords

Paddy Field Watershed Scale Discrete Fracture Network Groundwater Balance Hard Rock Aquifer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. C. Maréchal
    • 1
  • L. Galeazzi
    • 1
  • B. Dewandel
    • 1
  1. 1.Water Department, Unit “Water Resources, Discontinuous Media”BRGMMontpellierFrance

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