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Table 3 Proposed types and number of artificial recharge structures to be constructed

From: Identifying groundwater recharge zones using remote sensing & GIS techniques in Amaravathi aquifer system, Tamil Nadu, South India

Sl. No Water conservation measures Type of the structure Number of structures
1 Artificial recharge structures proposed Masonry check dam 166
Nala bund 155
Recharge shafts (in 575tanks) 716
Repair, renovate & restoration of ponds (1851) 220
2 Water conservation structures in 6310 km2 Recharge ponds of dimension: 2 × 2 × 2 m 25,240