Q. Which of the following parameters of ground water are measured in Aquifer mapping under the National Aquifer Management (NAQUIM) programme?
1. Quantity
3. Sustainability
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D
  • Aquifer mapping can be defined as a scientific process, wherein a combination of geologic, geophysical, hydrologic and chemical field and laboratory analyses are applied to characterize the quantity, quality and sustainability of ground water in aquifers. 

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