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RECORD NUMBER: 61 OF 233
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ground water; its development, uses and conservation;|
|Author||Bennison, Ernest William,|
|Subjects||Water-supply engineering. ; Groundwater. ; Wells.|
|Additional Subjects||Water-supply engineering ; Water, Underground ; Wells|
|Collation||x, 509 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm|
Articles published originally in the Johnson national drillers' journal.
The origin of ground water -- The porosity and permeability of water bearing rocks -- The water table -- The ground water provinces of the United States -- Prospecting and testing for ground water -- The construction of water wells -- Drilling machines and well records -- The hydraulics of wells -- The design, construction, and use of well screens -- The development of wells -- The gravel treatment of wells -- The construction of sanitary wells, well contracts and well troubles -- Testing wells for yield -- Pumping equipment -- Power units and testing pumps for efficiency -- The impurities and treatment of natural waters -- The use and conservation of ground water.