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 DeCS Categories

SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.016 Water Resources .
SP4.016.142 Hydrology .
SP4.016.142.588 Evapotranspiration .
SP4.036 Soil 9881 .
SP4.036.387 Soil Characteristics .
SP4.036.387.198 Arid Zone .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.482 Geography .
SP8.473.654.482.162 Polder .
SP8.473.654.482.192 Arid Zone .
SP8.473.654.517 Geology .
SP8.473.654.517.307 Groundwater Level .
SP8.473.654.517.342 Soil 9881 .
SP8.473.654.517.342.314 Soil Moisture .
SP8.473.654.552 Hydrology .
SP8.473.654.552.397 Ice Jam .
SP8.473.654.552.412 Flood .
SP8.473.654.552.412.347 Flood Alarm Level .
SP8.473.654.587 Meteorology .
SP8.473.654.587.512 Evaporation .
SP8.473.654.587.512.434 Evapotranspiration .
SP8.473.654.692 Techniques, Measures, Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777 Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777.629 Water Current Meter .
SP8.473.654.692.792 Techniques .
SP8.473.654.692.792.725 Crop Moisture Ratio .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.936 Human Resources in Disasters .
SP8.946.936.991 Disaster Team .
SP8.946.936.991.943 Disaster Area Survey Team .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Arid Zone .
Arid Soil .
ARID ZONES .
ARID SOILS .
An area in which the water resources from ground water and rainfall are insufficient to counterbalance the evaporation (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
1.00
250
 
Evapotranspiration .
The combined loss of water from a given area, by evaporation from the soil and by transpiration from plants (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.49
100
 
Ice Jam .
Ice Dam .
Ice Gorge .
Accumulation of ice at a given location which, in a river, restricts the flow of water (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.44
00
 
Water Current Meter .
Current Meter, Water .
Current Meter Water .
Instrument for measuring the velocity of water (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.42
00
 
Disaster Area Survey Team .
Dast 22483 .
A group that is deployed in an area after a disaster to ascertain the extent of damage to population and property and to recommend appropriate responses (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.42
20
 
Flood Alarm Level .
Water level which is considered to be dangerous and at which warnings should commence (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.42
00
 
Groundwater Level .
The level at which soil and porous rock begins to be saturated with water (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.41
00
 
Crop Moisture Ratio .
The ratio of precipitation to the potential evapotranspiration. An index for assessment of agricultural drought (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.40
30
 
Polder .
A mostly low-lying area artificially protected from surrounding water and within which the water table can be controlled (H) (Internationally agreed glossary of basic terms related to Disaster Management - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.40
00
 
Soil Moisture .
Content of water in the portion of the soil which is above the table including water vapour present in the soil pores. In some cases refers strictly to moisture within the root zone of plants (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.40
170