Water Flow in Rock: Geometry of Water Conducting Paths and Lugeon-Values

  • Friedrich-Karl EwertEmail author
  • Ulrich Hungsberg
Part of the Professional Practice in Earth Sciences book series (PRES)


Each rock mass has its own pattern of water bearing paths. In Germany, in the 1970s the term “Wasserwegsamkeit” was in common use to describe this individual setting.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of PaderbornPaderbornGermany
  2. 2.Department of ConsultingComision Nacional del AguaMexicoMexico

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