A groundwater recharge basin is a part of a suite of practices used to recharge aquifers in areas of critical groundwater overdraft. These recharge structures can be configured as a basin or channel.

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  • A region of critical groundwater overdraft
  • Adequate supply of water available for groundwater recharge
  • Soil conditions are appropriate for groundwater recharge
  • Recharge can occur without risk of groundwater quality degradation