pondage


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pondage

(ˈpɒndɪdʒ)
n
the water held in a reservoir
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Pakistan has objections to pondage and freeboard of the Lower Kalnai project and pondage, filling criteria and spillway of the Pakal Dul project.
Pakistan has objections to the pondage and freeboard of Lower Kalnai and pondage, filling criteria and spillway of Pakal Dul hydropower projects on Marusadar River - a right bank tributary of the Chenab.
Pakistan has also challenged the discharge series of River Lower Kalnai at Dunadi for winter months and estimated permissible pondage of 0.38 cubic megametres compared to Indian design pondage of 2.74 cubic megametres.
Upstream of Lake Narracan, Water-rats were recorded in the Loch River, Sandy Creek (near Willow Grove), Narracan Creek and Bear Creek; in the Morwell River subcatchment, sightings occurred at Billys Creek, Waterhole Creek, Kernot Lake in Morwell township, the Hazelwood cooling pondage near Churchill and the Morwell River Wetlands.
Pakistan claimed to have scored a victory in the Baglihar Dam case, but in reality all that was gained was a reduction in the height of the dam and a slight shrinkage in the size of the pondage. Close scrutiny indicated that Pakistan had failed to do its homework to put up a logical and sound case while India had made concerted efforts with the help of its engineers, convincing the arbitrators of the strength of their case.
However, meeting also informed that pondage much higher than it is permissible, lower intakes and deep orifice spillways, the usual features of Indian designs, provide to India excessive control, which is against the explicit provisions of the treaty.
At source TWl, TC may be due to pondage near TWl that may seep due to poor sanitary seal of TWl.
In all experiments, topsoil WFPS responded to periods of high rainfall (>15 mm), associated runoff, surface pondage, evapotranspiration and evaporation.
The isolation of salmonellas from piggery waste water after orthodox pondage treatment.
At places the pondage areas are deep up to 15-20 feet.
There was a disagreement on the Baglihar Dam about engineering details such as pondage, freeboard height, spillway gates, water intake level for dead storage and probable maximum flood level.