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32 news items

Huffington Post Canada

Huffington Post Canada
Sun, 12 Jul 2015 22:31:45 -0700

The Kawkawa aquifer used by Nestlé is an unconfined aquifer. That means it has a water table that is in contact with the surface and can constantly be refreshed with rainwater from the Kawkawa watershed and by migration of water from hydraulically ...

Pueblo Chieftain

Pueblo Chieftain
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:56:15 -0700

“Hopefully we're changing the direction of the storage,” Allen Davey, an engineer for the Rio Grande Water Conservation District, said Tuesday. After a three-year decline that saw water levels in the unconfined aquifer drop by 700,000 acre-feet through ...
 
Toledo Blade
Wed, 20 May 2015 21:03:42 -0700

The board's latest filing said collecting baseline and follow-up data is necessary to show “any impacts to the water supplies utilizing the shallow unconfined aquifer associated with the pipeline construction and utilization.” NEXUS has reportedly told ...

Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz
Wed, 20 May 2015 15:00:47 -0700

... like rock, overlying it, forming a protected collection of water and making contamination unlikely. An unconfined aquifer doesn't have a protective layer so surface water can seep in – basically it is no different than surface water, especially if ...

PanSci 泛科學 (新聞發布) (註冊)

PanSci 泛科學 (新聞發布) (註冊)
Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:11:15 -0700

地球上的水循環如圖3,儲存在地下含水層(Aquifer)內的水廣義上皆可稱為地下水,地下含水層示意如圖4,大體可分為非受壓含水層(Unconfined Aquifer)與受壓含水層(Confined Aquifer),以台灣來說,我們所站的地面,向下是土壤,到了地面下3~4公尺也許就能發現 ...
 
Valley Courier
Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:44:40 -0800

The Rio Grande Water Conservation District is actively studying this area with the measurement of approximately 27 wells in order to accurately monitor the change in the unconfined aquifer storage and to manage the shallow unconfined aquifer.
 
THISDAY Live
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:11:15 -0800

According to Holloway, health concern of domestic boreholes stems from the high water table in Lagos, explaining that “most boreholes are shallow, thereby abstracting water from unconfined aquifer which is prone to seepage and other forms of surface ...
 
Suwannee Democrat
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:18:58 -0700

Excavating a six foot wide, seven foot deep trench through the unconfined aquifer (unprotected from surface water runoff and contamination) could cause sinkholes and threaten the sole source of drinking water and the soul source of spring discharge ...
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