Artesian wells


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Related to Artesian wells: Artesian aquifer
wells made by boring into the earth till the instrument reaches water, which, from internal pressure, flows spontaneously like a fountain. They are usually of small diameter and often of great depth.

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Her eyes looked larger, and darker, and deeper; so deep, at some silent moments, that they seemed like Artesian wells, down, down, into the infinite.
This question I concluded not to hear, and demanded if he had any idea of Artesian wells; but he simply raised his eyebrows; while Mr.
Then there was the pumping plant for the artesian well, and the big cement tank where Judge Miller's boys took their morning plunge and kept cool in the hot afternoon.
container water treatment station designed to purify and prepare water from an underground source (artesian wells) and supply purified water to clean water tanks.
The new project, by the UAE-run Emirates Red Crescent in Yemen, consists of two artesian wells connected to a generator and two storage tanks and will be connected to the main water distribution network.
The network starts at a nearby water stream known as Ein Shibli and artesian wells until it reaches the village's land.
Tribune News Network Doha The South Darfur State's humanitarian commissioner Jamal Youssef Idriss has thanked Qatar Charity for its drilling unit that dug 50 artesian wells in three months in the state and provided water for 150,000 people in Sudan.
Lawmakers have advanced legislation to help state officials cap what are thought to be hundreds of artesian wells across southern Idaho in a plan that could help irrigators and a federally protected snail.
Flowing Artesian Wells. Did you run out of water on your trip?
The plan includes the drilling of more than 200 surface and artesian wells with the aim of providing safe drinking water to people in the targeted areas.
The official heard an explanation on artesian wells that feed the water project in the province, the level of work in the projects financed by international organizations, the damage caused to the foundation and its facilities as a result of airstrikes launched by warplanes of US-backed Saudi-led aggression coalition, in addition to projects funded by UNICEF.
On Khairat Al Bahrain agricultural project in Sudan, he said a construction company has been commissioned to dig artesian wells for irrigation.