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catchment

 [kach´ment]
1. the catching or collecting of water.

catchment

[kach′ment]
the catching or collecting of water.
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Oposa said P100 million would be enough to expropriate pieces of property in Metro Manila for water catchment ponds and to build retaining walls around them.
Geographically EDs do not match lake catchments, as lake catchments often comprise multiple EDs, or parts thereof.
The demonstration catchments would be expected to measure certain outcomes and relate those outcomes to Bay load changes and to local watershed conditions.
Lessons from Knapp Creek One of the first catchments studied was the 7500 ha Knapp Creek catchment, part of the larger Logan catchment, where only 22 per cent of the original vegetation remains.
The Wallatin and O'Brien Creek catchments are in the Shire of Kellerberrin 240km east of Perth (Fig.
It is in this context that this article compares common methods used to define catchment areas outside of the United Kingdom with improved statistically defensible method based on K-means clustering, which is applicable in a wide variety of geographical and market contexts.
Faisalabad, Lahore and D G Khan Divisions of Punjab and Malakand, Hazara, Peshawar and Kohat divisions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, besides, over the upper catchment of river Indus in the same time frame.
Graham Blair, mortgages director at Bank of Scotland, said: "Being in the catchment for a good school is one of the major considerations parents take into account when purchasing a property and it is clear those choosing to buy near one of Scotland's top 20 state schools are paying a significant premium.
To develop a multiple regression model for brigalow scrub catchments describing a general relationship between [Q.
It is located on the Pannonian plain and its rims, with the water divide separating it from the Adriatic catchments running through the Dinaric karst.
In the first phase, Gurugram forest department has developed two catchment areas ( Bhood) in Ghamdoz and Manesar in the shape of small lakes to conserve water during monsoons.
FURIOUS parents have launched a campaign against proposed school catchment changes they say have been made out of the blue and will use their children "as guinea pigs".