An evaluation by a person qualified to examine titles, such as an attorney, of the status or validity of a title to real property.
Also known as an "attorney's opinion of title".
See also "Certificate of title", "Chain of title", and "Abstract of title".
Surface runoff that is flowing toward a confining channel such as a river or stream. Some overland flow is captured by surface bodies of water such as lakes, ponds, or wetlands before it can reach the stream or river channel.
Terms, Definitions, and Concepts: Ecology, Forestry, Hydrology, Science, Water