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Main Title Hydrogeology field manual /
Author Weight, Willis D.
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Weight, Willis D.Manual of applied field hydrogeology.
Publisher McGraw-Hill,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 182573513
ISBN 0071477497; 9780071477499; 9786611182304; 6611182306; 9780071601207; 0071601201; 9780071604741; 007160474X
Subjects Hydrogeology. ; Angewandte Hydrogeologie.--(DE-588)4142439-6
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EJAM  GB1003.2.W45 2008 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/27/2008
ESAM  GB1003.2.W45 2008 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 12/06/2010
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xvi, 751 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index. Revised edition of: Manual of applied field hydrogeology. 2001.
Contents Notes
Ch. 1. Field Hydrogeology -- Ch. 2. Geology of Hydrogeology -- Ch. 3. Aquifer Properties -- Ch. 4. Basic Geophysics of the Shallow Subsurface -- Ch. 5. Groundwater Flow -- Ch. 6. Groundwater/Surface-Water Interaction -- Ch. 7. Water Chemistry Sampling -- Ch. 8. Drilling and Well Completion -- Ch. 9. Pumping Tests -- Ch. 10. Aquifer Hydraulics -- Ch. 11. Slug Testing -- Ch. 12. Vadose Zone Hydrogeology: Basic Principles, Characterization, and Monitoring -- Ch. 13. Karst Hydrogeology -- Ch. 14. Tracer Tests -- General -- Ch. 15. Tracer Tests -- Dye -- App. A. Unit Conversions Tables -- App. B. Relationship of Water Density and Viscosity to Temperature -- App. C. Periodic Table -- App. D. Values of W(u) and u for the Thels Nonequilibrium Equation -- App. E. Sources of Cave and Karet Information -- App. F. Water Quality Parameters and Their Significance. "The Second Edition of Hydrogeology Field Manual provides the latest information on applied applications in groundwater sampling and water-quality assessment, aquifer characterization, contamination issues, karst applications, and more. The book includes actual procedures, real-world decisions, and many examples and case studies to help you understand the occurrence and movement of groundwater in a variety of geologic settings." "Filled with tips, tricks-of-the-trade, and anecdotes from seasoned field hydrogeologists, the book explains how to gain instant expertise in most field methodologies and expand your abilities for data interpretation and other essential skills."--Jacket.