Unformatted text preview: -Syr Darya River o Reengineering -> Norther portion will keep its present size-Southern portion will disappear entirely by 2030 Lake Chad:-Reduced to about 10% of its former size-Due to ongoing drought and desertification (climate change) Reservoirs-Artificial lakes-Can be ecologically and economically beneficial or detrimental Underground Water:-All originally comes from above-Porosity and permability Hydrologic Zones: Groundwater Mining:-Accumulation of groundwater is tediously slow, but humans can use it up rapidly...
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course GEOG 1114 taught by Professor ? during the Fall '08 term at Oklahoma State.
- Fall '08