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EARTH SCIENCE > TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > GROUND WATER > SALTWATER INTRUSION
Definition:
The intrusion of saline marine water into fresh groundwater supplies
along coasts, often due to the extraction of fresh groundwater for human
consumption.
Reference:
Goudie, Andrew. 1997. The Encyclopedic Dictionary of Physical Geography.
Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts.
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