The Water Situation of the Auroville Bioregion

Tags: check dams sustainable water management saltwater intrusion aquifer hydrology Kaluvelly ground water depletion
Tamil Nadu is about to face a water crisis. More water is pumped from the underground aquifers than recharged by the annual monsoon rains. Since 1970, the number of bore wells increased exponentially as a consequence the water table level decreases drastically.

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