- Screening to decide if a project requires assessment and to what level of detail;
- Preliminary assessment to identify key impacts, their magnitude, significance and importance;
- Scoping to ensure that key issues are focused on;
- Implementation of the Assessments.
Let’s start by defining a Borehole. In the simplest term, as the name implies: Bore Hole. It means to ‘bore a hole’; or simply put: ‘to drill a hole’, ‘to sink a hole’, ‘to punch a hole’ on the ground to create a cavity inside the ground where water can accumulate, be stored and harvested when needed. The hole can be shallow (as in wells), o…