Water Glossary

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  • Gene

    Aka Gene Camp. Small community on the California bank of the Colorado River, near Parker Dam and Lake Havasu, at and around which are located facilities of Metropolitan's Colorado River Aqueduct. Reputedly the first name of a miner who had established "Gene's Camp" at the site.

  • Groundwater

    Water that has percolated into natural, underground aquifers; water in the ground, not water puddled on the ground.

  • Groundwater Recharge or Replenishment

    Pumping or percolating storm water runoff or imported water into an aquifer to replenish its supplies.