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Groundwater

  • Sreepat Jain
Chapter
Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Abstract

Groundwater originates as rainfall or snow (precipitation), and then moves through the soil into the groundwater system, where it eventually makes its way back to surface as streams, lakes, or oceans (Fig. 9.1) (see also Price 1996).

Keywords

Water Table Open Space Pore Space Metamorphic Rock Vadose Zone 
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References

  1. Hamblin WK, Christiansen CH (2008) Earth’s Dynamic Systems. Printice Hall, New Jersey, Web Edition 1.0, 767pGoogle Scholar
  2. Price M (1996) Introducing groundwater. Chapman and Hall, London, 278pGoogle Scholar

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© Springer India 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.New DelhiIndia

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