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Published by Republic of the Philippines, National Water Resources Council in [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines.
    • Subjects:
    • Groundwater -- Philippines.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 26.

      SeriesReport / Republic of the Philippines, National Water Resources Council ;, no. 34-1, Report (Philippines. National Water Resources Council) ;, no. 34-1.
      ContributionsPhilippines. National Water Resources Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD313.P6 G76 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 44 p. :
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3059668M
      LC Control Number82155179

      Vo Thanh Danh holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics from University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB).He is an associate professor at the College of Economics, Cantho University, Vietnam. He is engaged with research on groundwater issues, focusing on groundwater management, economic damage of groundwater pollution, arsenic contamination assessment, Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of . Groundwater under rice fields 5 Rice water productivity 5 Global rice water use 7 Water scarcity in rice-growing areas 8 2 The plant-soil-water system 11 Water movement in the soil-plant- 11 atmosphere continuum The rice plant and drought 14 3 Coping with water scarcity 17 Land preparation 17 Field channels 17File Size: 3MB. This volume of the Geology of the Philippines, Second Edition comes at an opportune time when Philippines has become once more a beehive of activities by geologies owing to the efforts of governmentto promote the revitalization of the mining industry. This edition is a timely reference material that gives the reader an overview of the geology of the Philipines, as well as the strategraphic of. The Philippines, due to its geographical location, has abundant water resources. It has an average annual rainfall of about 2, millimeters. The dependable supply is estimated about , million cubic meters per year (MCM/year) based on recent assessment. On the other hand, groundwater safe yield of aquifers covering s squareFile Size: 84KB.

      We investigated submarine groundwater discharge (SGD) in a volcanic coastal area that hosts the world's most biodiverse reefs. Measurements of Rn activity in coastal seawater, a tracer for groundwater, indicated prevalent SGD. In areas where seawater Rn activity was generally higher, we discovered hydrothermal springs emitting acidic waters (pH ~–) and venting magmatic CO 2 Cited by: 1.


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