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Ground-water resources of Cambodia

by William Charles Rasmussen

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, for sale by Branch of Distribution, U.S. Geological Survey in Washington, Arlington, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Groundwater -- Cambodia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. C. Rasmussen and G. M. Bradford.
    SeriesContributions to the hydrology of Asia and Oceania, Geological Survey water-supply paper ; 1608-P, Geological Survey water-supply paper -- 1608-P.
    ContributionsBradford, G. M., Geological Survey (U.S.)., Cambodia., United States. Agency for International Development.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18012743M
    LC Control Number74020781

    Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology Suggest Edit. - To study and research on potential water resources include on the ground water, under ground water and the weather to confirm technical science based which fit to national framework. PIXEL Cambo Web Design is a Cambodia website design agency focusing on Custom web development. The regular loss of top soil due to the deforestation also depleted ground water resources and in the hill areas sources of water like springs and streams have been dried up. In the areas of Kandal, Kralie etc have arsenic in the water which is measured about 50ppb (Lehmann ).

    hitherto poorly sampled regions in Cambodia, notably around Tonle Sap and in the coastal provinces, and provide a geo-statistical model of arsenic in shallow groundwater for the whole country. Water resources of a country constitute one of its vital assets that significantly contribute to the socio-economic development and poverty eradication. However, this resource is unevenly distributed in both time and space. The major source of water for these resources is direct rainfall, which is recently experiencing variability that threatens the distribution of resources and water Cited by:

    Groundwater is widely acknowledged to be an important source of drinking water in low-income regions, and it, therefore, plays a critical role in the realization of the human right to water. However, the proportion of households using groundwater compared with other sources is rarely quantified, with national and global datasets more focused on facilities—rather than resources—used. This Cited by: 7. Table 5. Daily release of polluting substances to inland and ground water bodies 17 Table 6. Selected water quality measurements in Cambodia 17 Table 7. Unit cost of water 18 Table 8. Time used accessing latrines 21 Table 9. Economic impact of lower tourist numbers 23 Table Predicted financial and economic gains from improved sanitation


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